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Increased fitness linked to lower dementia risk: Study

LONDON:Researchers have found that improvement in cardiorespiratory fitness is strongly linked to lower dementia risk.

"It is important to say that it is never too late to begin exercising. The average participant in our study was around 60 years old at baseline, and improvement in cardiorespiratory fitness was strongly linked to lower dementia risk, said study researcher Atefe Tari from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Norway.

Seema Kohli's upcoming performance and exhibition

NEW DELHI:Artiste Seema Kohli's upcoming narrative performance and exhibition of body of sandstone and bronze sculptures will take place in the historic setting of Sunder Nursery. The opening evening will showcase a narrative performance by Kohli, accompanied by her new video works. This marks the first time the artiste presents a large show of sculpture who has amassed an impressive oeuvre over the years, working across painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, and performance.

Being natural is the most beautiful thing'

NEW DELHI:artika Singh was recently crowned with the title of Miss Diva Universe 2019 and is all set to represent India at the prestigious Miss Universe 2019. In a conversation with IANSlife, the 28-year-old beauty queen shares her beauty secret, regime and favourite make-up products.

79% Indians preparing western food in kitchens: Survey

NEW DELHI:At least 79 per cent Indians are preparing western food in their kitchens, at least once a week, which is mostly consumed during evening or dinner time as a full meal, a survey by market research firm Ipsos said on Wednesday.

Home remedies to strengthen your immunity against pollution

NEW DELHI:With air pollution levels peaking in the city, and immunities dipping, its important to know how one can prevent the harmful effects of air pollution on ones health.

Use Vitamin C to protect skin against pollution

NEW DELHI:As pollution engulfs Delhi and the nearby places, we need to focus on how we can prevent our skin from absorbing all the toxins that are floating in the air. There is a direct correlation between skin and the kind of air we inhale.

Practo offers free online consultation to pollution victims

NEW DELHI:With pollution levels reaching alarming levels in the National Capital Region, people are facing various health concerns ranging from mild fever, cough and cold to severe discomfort and infections.

Designing your dream kitchen

NEW DELHI:Today's kitchen areas are transgressing from a place just for cooking meals and morphing into becoming the heart of any home. In many houses, a kitchen wears multiple hats - from family huddle to banter over coffee, from creating new recipes to cooking meals together - it's become a place for fun family activities.

57% Indians want censorship for Netflix, Hotstar: Survey

NEW DELHI:With a number of shows on online streaming platforms having violence, nudity and strong language, about 57 per cent of people in India now think censorship is required for over-the-top (OTT) platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hotstar and Voot, according to a new survey by YouGov.

Heavy smoking causes faces to look older: Study

LONDON:Smoker's Face-- a condition where smokers look older than they are, is just one of many negative effects caused by heavy tobacco usage, researchers have warned.

Forget air purifier, try Peace Lily at home as air gets toxic

NEW DELHI:If you are planning to purchase an air purifier with your hard-earned money as air around you gets toxic, think again. According to health experts, air purifiers are not the only solution to keep your indoor air clean as the same job can be done by placing indoor plants like Peace lily or Boston Fern, along with keeping the environment dust-free.

Used cooking oil to be collected and converted into biodiesel-Pannu

CHANDIGARH:In order to prevent the misuse of the unsafe, used cooking oil (UCO) in the State, it will be collected from restaurants, hotels and other food establishments and converted into biodiesel, informed KS Pannu Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration Punjab.

Global warming likely to increase illnesses: Study

SYDNEY:Global warming is likely to increase illnesses caused by undernutrition, due to the effects of heat exposure, researchers have warned.

Prevent your baby's skin from pollutants

NEW DEHLI:As Delhi gets engulfed in smog, it is very important to take special care of your baby's skin. The harmful pollutants in the air can hamper your little one's skin if proper care is not taken. A team of experts from Cetaphil Baby share a few handy tips to ensure their skin doesn't lose nourishment.

Say nice things to water before drinking: Kubbra

NEW DELHI:Would you say positive things to your glass of water before drinking it, if it brings you glowing skin? Well, that's 'Sacred Games actor Kubbra Saits advice to you if you are big on beauty and skincare.

Healthy, tasty way to manage diabetes

NEW DELHI:Eating delicious and sumptuous food is what each one of us craves for! And having been affected by diabetes shouldnt stop anyone from that bliss.

Are you feeling bored? Cut the monotony and enjoy the bang of trying something new

At some point of time in life, we get bored with our daily work schedule. We have to follow the same monotonous routine on a regular basis. Here, we start craving for something exciting. Frequent achievements not only boost our confidence but also give us the energy to face the world on the next day. This is where online casino games enter and gift you that thrill of excitement which you miss because of your hectic schedule.

Fashion with a cause

NEW DELHI:With over 90 years experience in area of lingerie, Marks & Spencers will exhibit the brands long-term commitment to the cause of breast cancer awareness. The campaign encourages consumers to donate the balance after they shop at M&S stores, which further goes to the Womens Cancer Initiative (WCI), supporting Breast Cancer Awareness, through the month of October. This will raise awareness around the signs and symptoms of breast cancer and support disadvantaged women with financial aid.

Diwali look from your wedding trousseau

NEW DELHI: Diwali could be a perfect occasion to use all your heavy outfits, jewellery which you thought will never be of use again. Sanna Vohra, founder of The Wedding Brigade, a wedding content, e-commerce and services platform, suggests five different ways to pull out the most scintillating Diwali look right out of your wedding trousseau!

Never felt better in my life: Kohli

NEW DELHI:Virat Kohli has been India's batting mainstay ever since he announced himself on the international stage.

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