Gut feeling

The key to longevity could lie within us. Scientists from Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Health….

  • Sleep & survival

    The survival instinct defines much of what we do—or don’t—in our lives. And now it appears sleep is one of….

  • High on memory

    Here ’s ano ther sho t in the arm for advocates of legalising cannabis. A recent study by scientists at….

  • Capital care

    One of India’s premier hospitals is backing up its research with action. New Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences….

Rain or shine

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Chef’s special

If the timeline of contemporary Indian cuisine can be divided into two zones, one would be before Sanjeev Kapoor and….


Tale of a city

Historian Narendra Luther tells the story of Hyderabad’s metamorphosis over the ages   “Cities are like human beings. They are….

Fittest @ 55

Natasha Rego meets the enigmatic Dr Mickey Mehta, ‘the revolution’ who aims to bring about a human evolution   At….


Yoga RX

Shameem Akthar shows how practice with ankle weights can increase stamina and muscle tone   Sand bags can be a….

Mystical musings

“Our net worth is what we give the world, not what we take from it”   He calls himself an….

Yoga RX

Shameem Akthar illustrates how the bolster can be used to prop up your practice   The bolster must be the….


The wind beneath silver wings

Forewarned is forearmed in health insurance, says economist Priya Desai   The benefits and risks of medical insurance and the….

  • Good and simple, is it?

    Economist Priya Desai decodes GST and discusses its ramifications for silvers   A penchant for wordplay is the hallmark of….

  • Home truths

    Economist Priya Desai discusses the benefits of reverse mortgage of house   Owning a dream home is one of the….

  • Hop on the digital bandwagon

    Economist Priya Desai decodes e-payment applications in a cashless economy. It is a common sight to see silvers making regular….

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Heart to heart

Folklore is replete with stories of half-human, half-animal creatures but here’s one hybrid that’s for real. Scientists have used a….

Medical overload

Your doctor may walk the talk while writing out your prescriptions but here’s the thing: make sure he hasn’t prescribed….

In stride

Robotic-assisted gait training is helping patients with neurological disorders walk again, says Dr Abhishek Srivastava, Director, Centre for Rehabilitation, Kokilaben….