Category Archives: LifeStyle

What To Do If Your Parachute Fails To Open?

One of the most exciting things to try in life is skydiving. The thrill of a free fall at speeds of 120 miles per hour (200 kmph) is simply unparalleled. And then of course, it is also great fun when you glide down gently towards earth on your parachute. But what happens if your parachute does not open? It is ... Read More »

What Happens If The World Becomes A Single Country?

With around 195 countries, our world is hugely segmented. Wars and conflicts are quite common even in the 21st century. Some people believe that things could be better on the planet if the world unites into a single country. But will that solve our problems? As it has never been implemented before, it is difficult to assess the outcome when ... Read More »

Catching cold and cough often?

Experts advocate continued use of certified masks and preventive hygiene at all times After a lull of almost a year, the dreaded COVID-19 is witnessing an active spike in cases, this uptick has come around a time when we were already dealing with the H3N2 influenza infection. While we face this double risk of infection, experts warn that we need ... Read More »

Everything You Need to Know About Osteoarthritis

Called by many names like, wear-and-tear arthritis, degenerative arthritis, Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease that affects millions of people worldwide. It is a chronic condition that can cause pain, stiffness, and inflammation in the joints. Osteoarthritis can occur in any joint, but it is most commonly found in the hands, knees, hips, and spine. Among a leading cause of ... Read More »

Managing Bronchial Asthma

Bronchial asthma, commonly known as just asthma, is a chronic respiratory condition that causes inflammation and narrowing of the airways in the lungs. This can make it difficult to breathe and result in symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, and chest tightness. Asthma can be triggered by a variety of factors, including allergens (such as pollen or pet ... Read More »

Protect Your Nose and Sinuses: Understanding Workplace Exposures That Can Lead to Cancer

A workplace can be a significant source of exposure to harmful substances, including those chemical substances that may lead to cancer. Among the organs of the body that can be affected by workplace exposures, nose and sinuses are particularly vulnerable. Nose and paranasal sinus cancer is a severe and rare type of cancer that affects the nasal cavity and surrounding ... Read More »

Which Is The Rarest Thing In The World?

Our earth is the most diverse in terms of flora and fauna, natural resources, water bodies, geological formations, etc. Our earth is also home to some of the rarest things one will ever come across. Some of these are so rare that it may be difficult to locate them even in our nearby star systems. To fix your curiosity, here’s ... Read More »

Parkinson’s Disease: Early Signs, Causes & Risk Factors

Parkinson’s disease is a brain disorder that causes unintended or uncontrollable movements, such as shaking, stiffness, and difficulty with balance and coordination. It occurs when the neurons in the brain that produce dopamine (a neurotransmitter that controls movement) start to die. As a result, people with Parkinson’s disease have trouble walking and talking and may also have mental or behavioural ... Read More »