After the life taking floods that occurred in Mumbai, the Government of Maharashtra decided to ban the use of any form of plastic in the state. Although it is completely unacceptable to the entire blame of the natural calamity on the use of plastics, we could be glad that a small but very effective step […]
Health and Healthcare
Health is the overall well-being of an individual, which includes physical, mental, and social health. The health of an individual is said to be affected due to encountering of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments. Healthcare, on the contrary, is the maintenance and improvement of an individualâ€™s health, by means of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases, and other impairments.
Healthcare, a rapidly growing industry, is extremely rewarding for those passionate to work toward serving and improving the health of people, such as doctors, nurses, scientists, and other health practitioners. Advances in technologies in the healthcare industry are offering promising results, making healthcare among the highest-paid industries across the world. Also, the demand for professionals in all the healthcare segments is expected to increase steadily in the years to come.
The lifestyle choices people make, healthy or unhealthy, are likely to be transmitted across generations. For instance, if a child grows up in an environment where parents are often seen practicing unhealthy habits, such as eating junk food and smoking, the child is more likely to adopt the same lifestyle, which would eventually lead to illness and other health-related issues. However, a growing awareness has been witnessed among people for health-consciousness, diet-consciousness, and overall fitness, which is further expected to increase the demand for healthcare.
During economic downturns many people need to tighten their belt and re-assess their purchasing habits. Eating healthy when times are tough can be a real challenge.
The modern-day ubiquitous cell phones are not only supremely essential but great social equalizers as well. The sleek palm-sized machine is packed with the potential to wipe away class, strata, color, and creed differences to emerge indispensable among young and old, rich and poor, high and low alike.
Looks like the chairman of Microsoft couldnâ€™t see little children being troubled by countless harmful diseases and he decided to take part in the noble cause of preventing their occurrence. It is being said that this man being a charitable guy by nature has pledged to donate an enormously huge sum of a billion for […]
We are all aware that each vegetable has its own nutritional value and all are equally important for a normal, healthy, and properly functioning body. Cauliflower is one such vegetable whose nutritional value cannot be ignored.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) based in Aland gives a thumbs up to India for its effective handling of the lethal H1N1 influenza which is now at an escalated Pandemic Level 6. It was not long ago when people here in India were just waiting for the disease to be washed out owing […]
All thanks to the vehicle in front me waiting for the red light to turn green, a realization dawned on me at the traffic signal the other day. A cloud of smoke from the vehicle blurred not only my sight but also choked my respiratory tract and just for an iota of a minute transported […]
If you ignore the concept of a balanced diet, even a large quantity of food, won’t be enough to keep your body fit.