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प्रदुषण ले लड़ने के लिए कुछ आयुर्वेदिक रास्ते

कैसे दिन आ गए हैं? भगवान् का दिया हुआ एक अनमोल तोफा- हवा- को भी इंसान ने इतना दूषित कर दिया है कि जगह-जगह लोग प्रदूषण से बचने के लिए मुखौटे और प्यूरीफायर खरीद रहे हैं। घर से ऑफिस यातायात करना भी मेरे लिए खतरे से कम नहीं रहा। जलती आखें, डगमगाती सासें और सिरदर्द आम बात हो चुकी है। हालांकि मैं तकनीकी यन्त्र जैसे कि प्यूरीफायर इत्यादि के खिलाफ नहीं हूँ, प्रदूषण से लड़ने

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अब ‘हेड ट्रांसप्लांट’ दूर नहीं!

चिकित्सा की दुनिया मे दिन ब दिन इंसान नई ऊँचाइयों को छु रहा है। टी.बी., चिकन पौक्स, स्मौल पॉक्स जैसे खतरनाक बीमारियों का खात्मा भी इंसान ने अपनी लगन, कोशिश और दृढ संकल्प से पूर्ण किया। लेकिन फिर भी ऐसे कई रोग अब भी उपस्थित हैं जिस पर इंसान ने जीत हासिल नहीं की है। कैंसर, एड्स, लकवा जैसी बीमारियाँ अब भी मानवता के लिए ‘खतरा’ का प्रतीक है। ज़्यादातर मामलों मे शरीर की दुर्गम

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Captain Fantastic will leave you fantasising for more!

Whenever I used to read about Robinson Crusoe and his long and adventurous stay in an island for close to 28 years, it used to fill me with wonder. Imagine living away from civilization, technology and people for close to 3 decades! Well, on one side, it’s quite scary but on another side, if one has the guts and a strong attitude, then the experience is nothing less than phenomenal. While scavenging through some popular

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आर्थ्राइटिस लाइलाज नहीं है!

आज ‘विश्व आर्थ्राइटिस दिवस’ है। आर्थ्राइटिस आम भाषा मे ‘जोड़ों का दर्द’ होता है। यह ग्रीक शब्द से लिया गया है। ग्रीक मे आथ्रो का मतलब है ‘जोड़ा’ और आईटिस का मतलब है ‘सूजन’। इंसान के शरीर मे जोड़ों की एहम भूमिका होती है। विभिन्न तरह के चलन और काम-काज इंसान जोड़ों की मदद से ही कर पाता है। एक तरह से हम यह भी कह सकते हैं की जोड़े हमे कोई भी काम करने

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Eating Ecologically, Saving Sustainably

Lush green fields filled with crops swirling thanks to the gentle breeze. The happy farmer who’s confident that he’ll get good money for his crops. A population consuming organic food that isn’t chock full of dangerous poisons. Agriculture turning humane and eco-friendly. Sounds idyllic, isn’t it? But it’s not something un-achievable.   In fact, if one were to take India’s history into perspective, organic agriculture is something that was traditionally followed. But with a gargantuan

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Censorship is a double edged sword

Censorship is a term that’s become quite common in India. More than tying it up to a sort of entrenched political environment, it’s crucial to understand the limits of censorship, where it intervenes and what sort of denial of information is right keeping in mind ‘sanctity of the collective conscience’ of a group or nation as a whole. Censorship, going by one narrative, is the practice of withholding certain information from the general public so

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Going for a Green Puja helps humanity in the long run

Every year as Durga Puja celebrations take place across the country, a festive mood permeates the atmosphere. There is fun and frolic everywhere with Didis and Dadas, Didimas & Dadus, Maashis & Meshos heading out in their best to seek the blessings of Durga who is splendidly created in a variety of avatars. Though the emotional, cultural, social and ritual outpouring is simply amazing, it gets a bad blotch when the idols of Durga and

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Blood donation is a form of salvation

I am an avid blood donor. In my college too I had donated blood and got yummy refreshments in return. But the best part was that my contribution was literally saving someone’s life. To ensure I get updates regarding blood donation, I signed up to receive notifications from BloodConnect, a wonderful organization working towards addressing blood shortage in India. Today I again got an opportunity to donate to a blood cancer patient. A BloodConnect official

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The trip to Dharamsala- Ancient but still Awesomely Alive

The trip to Dharamsala was certainly one I would never forget. It was a mixed bag of emotions. I was excited yet fearful of a trip to a place I had never been before. The hours it took to convince friends to come along, the essential items that were supposed to be packed, the music that was supposed to be heard each and everything was a task in itself. 30.9.2016 The day to the trip

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AIB – If People Treated Other Illnesses Like They Treat Depression

It’s no secret there’s a serious stigma attached to mental illness. According to the CDC, only 25 percent of people with mental health issues feel that other people are compassionate and sympathetic toward them. It’s a shameful statistic when one in four people have been touched by some form of mental illness. AIB – All India Bakchod has created this thoughtful video, Watch Nikhil’s friends as they try to help him get rid of typhoid. Read up on

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