Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 27 (ANI): As our immune system has a tendency to weaken during seasonal transitions, staying away from certain foods can help us fit and disease-free, at least to a certain extent.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 25 (ANI): For most of us, nine-day long Navratri fasting is only a religious practice but if we look at it closely, there is a scientific reason behind it.
New Delhi [India], Sep 23 (ANI): Navratri- nine nights of celebration of goddess Durga has begun and has been welcomed with much fervor.
New Delhi [India], Sep 21 (ANI): Navratri is here and people celebrate this festival with joy. It is observed for different reasons and celebrated differently in various parts of the Indian continent.
New Delhi [India], Sep 19 (ANI): Fasting during Navratri often turns out to be binge eating heavy, fried unhealthy food items due to limited awareness of options available.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
London [U.K.], June 15 (ANI): In a beautiful gesture symbolic of accommodating religious sentiments, a professor at the University of Washington offered to conduct examinations after sunset for his Muslim students, who are fasting during the holy month of Ramzan.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
New Delhi [India] May 13 (ANI): The 'fasting' former Delhi minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday turned down the advice of the doctors to get hospitalized, as his hunger strike entered its fourth day today.
New Delhi [India] May 10 (ANI): A person tried to attack sacked Delhi Minister Kapil Mishra who is on a hunger strike demanding the reasons behind few Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders' foreign trips in the last two years.
London [UK], May 3 (ANI): The two weight-loss techniques that are trending these days are alternate-day fasting or counting daily calories. A new obesity study suggests either approach can be effective for weight loss.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 10 (ANI): A new study examining the risk of fasting during Ramadan for people with type 1 diabetes compared blood glucose control and the rates of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia between users of insulin pump therapy versus multiple daily insulin injections.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 2 (ANI): For the first time, a study from the Buck Institute offers an explanation for the benefits of fasting at the neuronal level, providing a possible mechanism for how fasting can afford health benefits.
Updated : 2 years, 5 months ago IST
Hyderabad, Oct. 10 (ANI): Expressing grief over the death of a 13-year-old girl in Hyderabad last week after fasting for 68 days during the holy period of 'Chaumasa', Jain Samaj president Ashok Kumar Sanklecha today said that she might have died due to some complications, adding th