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With many social media options, small businesses need focus

NEW YORK – When Snapchat went public this year, it was a reminder to many small business owners that they need to be part of the social media evolution. But which network? Snapchat? Facebook? Instagram? All of the above? Many owners opt for a mix, picking services that will be the best marketing tools for their companies. “Each channel is ... Read More »

We need to rethink adoption in the social media age, says senior judge

Lord Justice McFarlane: ‘The difficulties facing adopters and adopted children have been made more difficult with the ever-increasing facility to trace and make contact via social media.’ Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo Too many children are being forcibly adopted against the wishes of their families and prevented from having any contact with their natural parents, a senior judge has suggested. In ... Read More »

People with Type 1 diabetes need to exercise safely

People with Type 1 diabetes need to exercise safely (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images) Maintaining good exerciseregimen may be difficult and risky, especially for people with Type 1 diabetes, because exercise tends to cause fluctuations in blood sugar, which may even become dangerous, researchers warned. Patients with Type 1 diabeteshave to monitor their blood glucose levels before, during and after exercise, said ... Read More »

Tantric Orgasm: All you need to know

Tantric Orgasm: All you need to know (Image Courtesy: Shutterstock) Orgasm is a word that’s mostly taboo. We hardly mention it at our dinner table, at public places, or at family gatherings. We just can’t. There’s a lot about orgasms that we do not know. A sexual apogee can affect not only your bodies, but also your mental health and ... Read More »

8 stubborn workout myths that you need to stop trusting

TNN | January 18, 2017 1/9Things you got wrong about workout 0 It is rare that a sedentary lifestyle and a fit body go hand in hand. What’s more? Different trainers in different gyms tell us things that are contradictory in nature, leaving us in a quandary. What to do first – cardio or weights? Should women do weights or ... Read More »

​Does your child really need all the prescribed vaccines?

Does your child really need all the prescribed vaccines? The biggest association of paediatricians in India is heavily dependent on funding from vaccine manufacturers. The influence allegedly leading to immunisation guidelines being tweaked to include products of the funding companies. Technical committee members deciding the guidelines being on the board of vaccine manufacturers and getting paid by them. Hefty margins ... Read More »

Why you need to jot down everything you eat

TNN | Updated: Dec 16, 2016, 11.03 AM IST Maintaining a food diary is the new approach to help you achieve your health aim. The ancient method of remembering what you ate and telling your dietician or doctor solely on the basis of memory is far gone. Many health clinics now give a food journal as part of the trimming ... Read More »

Why you need sunglasses in winter

Why you need sunglasses in winter ANI | Dec 15, 2016, 12.17 PM IST Why you need sunglasses in winter Most of us tend to have the misconception that our eyes need protection from the sun’s glare only during summer months when the sun is harsh and hot. When the weather turns cooler and sunshine becomes desirable, many of us ... Read More »

Need to give stress on character building education: West Bengal Governor

“If Bharat has to revive its former glory and become one of the first ranking nations, the way ahead is only through such an educational system which will train students to understand that the end of education is character,” says West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi. In picture, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi (Image source: India TV) RELATED STORIES ... Read More »

This flexible heart patch does not need stitches

This flexible heart patch does not need stitches (Thinkstock photos/Getty Images) Researchers have developed a new polymer patch that can be stuck onto the heart without the need for stitches to improve the conduction of electrical impulses across heart tissue damaged during a heart attack. Heart attacks create a scar, which slows and disrupts the conduction of electrical impulses across ... Read More »