Food & Health

BMC students raise awareness on healthy mouths and teeth

Dentistry students of Batterjee Medical College (BMC) participated in the Gulf week for the health of mouth and teeth, with the cooperation of the Ministry of Health.

Michelle Obama challenges kids with lunch contest

Friday 5 April 2013
WASHINGTON: Children from across the nation will rub elbows with Michelle Obama and dine off fine china in the East Room of the White House this summer as part of a contest to promote healthy eatin
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Effects of child abuse at school can be devastating

Ibrahim Vaqar Alvi is only 4 years old. He has a fever and refuses to go to school on his fourth day of school. His dreams are shattered.

Brasa de Brazil: Artistry of meat

Churrascaria is a Brazilian name for restaurants that serve grilled meat and this is the concept Brasa de Brasil goes for.

SMS fails to boost flu shots during pregnancy

PITTSBURGH, US: SMS reminders don’t increase flu vaccinations in pregnant women, according to a small pilot study.

Modern life takes toll

Doctors are seeing ever more diseases caused by overeating and a Western style diet. Just 20 years ago, most people were slim. Now being overweight is not unusual; it is almost the norm.

Watch your kids!

A paper recently published in a leading British medical journal urged doctors and government health officials to set limits on the amount of time children spend in front of screens, whether TVs, ta

Young girl’s ‘cure’ signals new path against cancer

Emily Whitehead is kind of a big deal.

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