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The Catholic Hospital That Pioneered AIDS Care

One fall afternoon, I stood on a small island of green located in the crosshairs of three hectic New York City streets. It was rush hour, the sun beginning to set. Harried New Yorkers hurried through the park on their way

Yoga, sports, pet sections can battle stress: Experts

BENGALURU:  To curb stress in IT and corporate sectors, experts stress on the need of dedicated sports rooms and yoga sessions in offices. They also urged corporate firms to train managers on building a friendly relationship with their employees. Dr Sudarshan

Maternal depression and atopic dermatitis in children linked

Maternal depression in the postpartum period, and even beyond, is associated with the development of atopic dermatitis (AD) throughout childhood and adolescence, according to a recent study published in the journal Dermatitis. AD is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease typically characterized by

Herbal Treatment of Major Depression: Scientific Basis and Practical Use

BOOK REVIEW Herbal Treatment of Major Depression: Scientific Basis and Practical Use by Scott D. Mendelson, MD, PhD; Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press; 2020 420 pages • $160.00 (hardcover) Scott Mendelson, MD, PhD, has written a landmark volume in the Clinical

Spousal inheritance fuels spread of AIDS in Zimbabwe

MUREWA, Zimbabwe The 46-year old Miranda Chihota’s life took a turn four years ago when her husband died in a tragic road accident. When she was still convalescing from the tragedy, she was forcibly married to her husband’s brother, whose wife,

IMF boss says global economy risks return of Great Depression

Speaking in Washington, Kristalina Georgieva singled out the UK for its growing inequality gap. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images The head of the International Monetary Fund has warned that the global economy risks a return of the Great Depression, driven by

Dog yoga class a huge hit in Christchurch

Yoga with animals is something that’s growing in popularity worldwide and on Saturday Christchurch was treated to a dog yoga class. ‘Doga’ is said to be beneficial to both owners and their dogs, both for exercise and bonding. Participants are encouraged

11 Best Yoga Pants, According to Yoga Instructors

Finding the best yoga pants is as satisfying as falling asleep in Shavasana. Because whether you spend your mornings performing four or five Sun Salutations, or just need a pair to lounge in while watching the new season of You, the perfect yoga

I quit my depression medication. But I got back on it because I have a chronic disease.

I went off of my depression medication recently. It was a disaster. (Spoiler alert: This story has a happy ending.) The reason I did so is that, like many — if not most — people with a mental health condition, I

Nepal to include yoga in school curriculum

. Nepal to include yoga in school curriculum The Nepal government is set to make yoga education compulsory for school children by including it in their curriculum, it was reported. On Sunday, Krishna Prasad Kapri, Joint secretary at the Ministry of