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International Epilepsy Day 2024: 5 myths regarding epilepsy and seizures


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The lack of awareness about epilepsy and seizures is a startling reality that often goes unnoticed and while many people have a general understanding of what epilepsy is, there remains a significant gap in knowledge about the condition and its impact on individuals’ lives. This International Epilepsy Day, it is crucial to recognise that epilepsy is not merely experiencing occasional seizures and can profoundly affect someone’s physical, mental and emotional well-being. In an interview with Zarafshan Shiraz of HT Lifestyle, Dr Pankaj Agarwal, Senior Consultant Neurologist and Head of the Department of Neurology at Global Hospitals in Mumbai’s Parel, shared, “This lack of awareness can lead to stigmatization and discrimination against those living with epilepsy, further complicating their everyday experiences.  An inadequate understanding of epilepsy can result in delayed or improper treatment for those affected by the condition. We aim to bust myths regarding epilepsy and seizures.” He dispelled the myths surrounding epilepsy and seizures – 

Published on Feb 12, 2024 07:00 AM IST

Pooja Hegde sets ethnic fashion trends in chic lehenga ensemble worth 4.14 lakh


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Pooja Hegde is an absolute stunner who keeps slaying the fashion gaols like a pro. Be it a sartorial saree or a chic pantsuit, the stylish diva can pull off any look to perfection. The gorgeous actress is quite active on social media and her glam Insta-diaries filled with fashion-forward looks are a treasure trove of style inspiration for all her followers. Just a few days ago, Pooja wowed her fans in a glamorous red lehenga and this time, she went for an ethnic look with an embroidered bralette and skirt ensemble that is sure to leave you in awe. 

Published on Feb 11, 2024 03:08 PM IST

Madhuri Dixit stuns in Anamika Khanna’s regal purple ethnic ensemble. Check pics


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Madhuri Dixit is one of those actresses who seems to be aging like a fine wine, getting more gorgeous with each passing day. The stunning actress is an absolute style diva and is at the top of her game when it comes to ethnic fashion. From a sartorial saree to a stylish three piece suit, Madhuri can pull off any look to perfection. She is quite active on social media and her glam Insta-diaries filled with fashion forward looks are a treasure trove of style inspiration for all her followers. With the wedding season in full swing, Madhuri Dixit’s recent stunning look in a modern dtextd saree needs to be bookmarked. 

Published on Feb 11, 2024 11:19 AM IST

8 ways Yoga can be a complementary approach for managing piles


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According to experts, Yoga serves as a complementary approach for managing piles by promoting overall well-being and addressing specific concerns related to hemorrhoids. Engaging in a regular Yoga practice can contribute to relieving symptoms, preventing flare-ups and improving the quality of life for individuals dealing with piles. In an interview with Zarafshan Shiraz of Hindustan Times, Himalayan Siddhaa Akshar, Founder of Akshar Yoga Kendraa, revealed 8 ways Yoga can be a complementary approach for managing piles – 

Published on Feb 11, 2024 07:00 AM IST

12 Maratha forts nominated by India for UNESCO World Heritage List 2023-24


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On Monday, the Ministry of Culture made an announcement stating that the country is proposing the “Maratha Military Landscape” for inclusion in the UNESCO World Heritage List of 2024-25. This nomination encompasses 12 components, all of which are forts reflecting the historical significance of the Maratha empire. Here’s an overview of the 12 Maratha forts included in this nomination.

Published on Feb 10, 2024 05:58 PM IST

Top 5 nutrients you must have in your 30s


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From Vitamin D for a radiant mood to Folate for a pregnancy protector, these essentials are your daily fuel. Perfect for working warriors, mothers-to-be, and all the incredible women embracing life’s vibrant chapters, writes Nutritionist Lovneet Batra in her latest Instagram post.

Published on Feb 10, 2024 03:22 PM IST