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Shawarma: Why TN govt wants you to go native

Consuming shawarma has come under scathing attack from the Tamil Nadu health ministry after three students of Veterinary College and Research Institute students at Orathanadu, who consumed the meat dish at an eating joint near their hostel, fell ill due to food poisoning. The students fainted...

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 Makhana – The guilt-free, healthy snack

Makhanas, the snack made from lotus seeds, has become popular in the last five years or so. Makhana as a superfood is quickly making a name for itself as an FMCG product, due to its innumerable health properties. It is considered a healthier alternative to sugary snacks. Makhanas are popular...

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The hard science behind the alkaline water fad

Are we drinking acidic or alkaline water? Yes most of us do drink acidic water by definition. Being habituated to RO water at homes, office or occasions, we unknowingly consume acidic water (nearly 6 pH). RO water strips off the salts of calcium , magnesium , potassium and sodium that influence...

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All about allergies: How to protect yourself from them

The word “allergies”, has become common parlance today across the world. There has been a surge in allergic reactions amongst the current population, due to the exposure and sensitivity to various allergens. Adult-onset allergies can occur seemingly out of nowhere due to exposure to new...

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The benefits of cooking in mud pots

Cooking in mud pots has been there for hundreds of years. Delicious pongal immediately comes to the mind when we think of cooking in mud pots. The sun's warmth only aided in the cooking in open spaces that happens during Pongal festival. Aromatic fish curries and biryanis cooked in mud pots are...

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The right food can help you fight thyroid disorder

Thyroid disorder is widespread in our country affecting nearly 42 million people. Hypothyroidism is the most common thyroid disorder in India, Among the Indian states, Kerala tops the overall list in India with the most thyroid- related cases, Telangana in the fourth place, Andhra Pradesh in...

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