Home Health Disorders cure Disorders Cure oi-Luna Dewan By Luna Dewan on March 3, 2017 We are always advised on including healthy veggies in our diet by the doctors. There are plenty of health benefits that come along with these green vegetables. Each of them has specific benefits. Among all of these, broccoli is one such vegetable that is known to have several health benefits. So, today in this article we will be explaining about how broccoli helps to regulate the blood sugar level in the body and why it is one of the best ingredients that can help prevent/manage diabetes. Broccoli belongs to the cruciferous vegetable family. It has plenty of health benefits, of which preventing diabetes is just one among them. Broccoli contains one important metal - chromium in traces. Chromium is one of the important ingredients in our body that is responsible for manufacturing the glucose tolerance factor (GTF), which helps in metabolising the blood sugar in our body. Also Read: … [Read more...] about This One Vegetable Helps To Regulate Blood Sugar & Thereby Diabetes
Source: Wikimedia commons Lysenko (extreme left) with Stalin (extreme right) Trofim Denisovich Lysenko (1898-1976) had little scientific education, and was promoted thanks to a post-revolutionary program of positive discrimination in favor of peasants in the early days of the USSR. Set the task of acclimatizing beans in Azerbaijan, Lysenko got promising results, thanks to the mild winter of 1925-6. In 1927, a journalist on Pravda publicized Lysenko as “the barefoot professor” whose discoveries would save the peasants of Azerbaijan from starvation. Despite a total lack of scientific evidence, Lysenko went on to orchestrate a noisy press campaign in favor of his belief that plants could be “educated” to grow in adverse climates. According to him, plants were indivisible organisms, without separate hereditary or environmental influences. He attributed what amounted to free will to plants, which could not only select food, but also enter into “love … [Read more...] about The Lasting Lesson of Lysenko
Randolph Nesse’s Good Reasons for Bad Feelings is a book I would recommend as required reading for anyone practicing or hoping to practice, clinical psychology, psychiatry, or social work. In fact, I would recommend the book to anyone who suffers from anxiety, depression, or problems controlling their eating, drinking, drug use, or sexual impulses. Randy Nesse is an evolutionary psychiatrist. He is a founder of the field of evolutionary medicine, and is best known for his earlier book, Why We Get Sick: The New Science of Darwinian Medicine, which he wrote with George C. Williams, the eminent evolutionary biologist. Nesse was also one of the founders of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, whose initial members were a group of intellectual giants who changed the face of modern evolutionary biology, psychology, and anthropology (E.O. Wilson, William Hamilton, Sarah Hrdy, Napoleon Chagnon, Leda Cosmides, Rob Boyd, Martin Daly, Margo … [Read more...] about When Is It Good for You to Feel Miserable?
Home Pregnancy parenting Prenatal Prenatal oi-Chandana Rao By Chandana Rao on February 1, 2017 If you are a woman who is planning to have a child sometime soon and you are a vegetarian, then maybe this article can gain your attention. We all know that pregnancy is one of the most delicate stages of a woman's life and whatever she does during this phase, directly affects her baby's health. The unborn, in a mother's womb has no other source of nutrition, except whatever is received direct from the mother's blood stream, through the umbilical cord. So, the health of the unborn depends on how good and nutritious the mother's diet is. If the mother's diet is healthy and nutritious, her baby too will remain healthy, for the most part and also certain complications related to pregnancy and childbirth can be avoided. Now, there are some people who eat animal meat on a regular basis and there are vegetarians who consume no meat at all. Being a non-vegetarian or a vegetarian, has … [Read more...] about Can A Vegetarian Diet During Pregnancy Increase the Risk Of Premature Birth?
Home Health Disorders cure Disorders Cure oi-Lekhaka By Shabana on November 9, 2017 In tropical countries like India, epidemics are common. The hot and cold climates of our country allow for a perfect breeding ground for disease-carrying insects. From time immemorial, all tropical countries have had to fight a constant battle against vector carriers like mosquitoes. Scientists are constantly trying to find solutions to this ever growing problem. But as the medical field is advancing, so is the immunity of these pesky insects. Mosquitoes are a growing problem in every tropical country as the weather conditions of the place are perfect breeding spots for them. Also, the virus which causes the illnesses, grows in damp places while receiving sufficient sunlight. One such disease which is becoming more common in our country is dengue. Dengue is a tropical disease which is spread through mosquitoes which carry the dengue virus. Mosquitoes breed in places with stagnant water. … [Read more...] about 11 Effective Juices For Dengue Fever