Category Archives: LifeStyle

Recipe : DUCK RILLETTE

(Serves 5 pax) INGREDIENTS: 1.8 kg Duck (leg) 500 g Duck fat from the same duck 200 g Garlic 10 g Bay leaf 20 g Thyme fresh 20 g Pepper corn(crushed) 40 g Salt 250 g Onion PROCEDURE: Clean the duck legs from the excess fat and reserve the same in a pot. Place the duck legs in a dish, ... Read More »

Recipe: Poached Red Wine Pears and Duck Rillette

(Serves 10 pax) INGREDIENTS: 1.8 kg Pears(10 nos) 2 litres Red wine 400 g Sugar 100 g Orange (zest to taste) 5 g Cinnamon stick 200 g Apple 20 g Mint leaves 500 ml Vanilla ice crem       PROCEDURE: Peel the pears and poach them in red wine, sugar, cinnamon, and lemon zest, until well cooked through. Take ... Read More »

How to have glowing skin during this winter

Authored by Dr. Shireen Furtado, Consultant – Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology, Aster CMI Hospital As the temperatures and humidity levels drop, people experience an increase in skin related issues, particularly dryness in the skin. The dry and sometimes itchy texture of the skin is caused by a loss of moisture from the body. People who are already prone to developing dryness ... Read More »

Cervical Health Awareness Month

Women Should Go For Regular Screenings To Lower The Risk Of Cervical Cancer By: Dr Sheetal Agarwal Gynaecologist, Apollo Spectra Hospital, Delhi Cervical cancer cases are increasing at an alarming rate in the country as this type of cancer is commonly seen in women. Did you know? Screening can help prevent cervical cancer. Yes, that’s right! Screening can help spot abnormal changes in the cervix, and a woman ... Read More »

A Guide to Manage Winter Allergies and Asthma

Article by Dr. Pavan Yadav, Consultant – Interventional Pulmonology, Sleep Medicine, and Lung Transplantation, Aster RV Hospital During the winter months, colds, flu, and other respiratory illnesses are quite common. These infections have also been linked to an increase in asthma symptoms. When an asthmatic inhales cold, dry air, the muscles in the lungs may spasm in an attempt to ... Read More »

Is Orgasm Possible After Menopause?

As experiences vary from individual to individual, there are quite a few misconceptions about menopause. One of the most common beliefs is that enjoying sex and achieving orgasm becomes almost impossible after menopause. This is not true, as many women continue to enjoy sex and achieve orgasm several years after menopause. And it’s not that they have a magic pill ... Read More »

5 Canadian Delicacies you need to try right now

Canada is the second largest country and is influenced by multi-ethnic cultures from all over the world. In such a scenario, defining its food culture can really be tricky. Generally, whenever it comes to the food culture of Canada all we have in mind is –Poutines! As Canada’s cuisine and culture carries hints of immigrants from France and England. However, ... Read More »

What is a Teeth Clip and How It Helps You?

Do you know that we now have various alternative ways to fix your orthodontic issues and transform your smile that you secretly wish for? The last way that we knew were those uncomfortable conventional metal and ceramic braces. Well, let’s not keep you in suspense anymore! It is the trendiest and most comfy transparent teeth clip. With a transparent and ... Read More »

5 Ancient Greek inventions that changed the world

Officially known as the Hellenic Republic, Greece is a country in the southeastern part of Europe. Well-known for being one of the most powerful countries in the European continent, it is safe to say it traces its roots back to ancient Greece. Greek civilization is popular for many discoveries and also houses to many inventions that are used even in ... Read More »