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Men, take note: Here’s how to dress fashionably during the monsoon

Smelly socks, sloppy outfits and squeaky shoes. While monsoon can wreak havoc on men’s sartorial choices and put one in an embarrassing situation at the workplace, you shouldn’t let the damp weather weigh you down. Here’s a rundown by Ragini Varma, fashion expert at Fynd, on how men can counter the… Read more »

College freshers, take note: Here’s how to dress on a budget and impress

The first day is always special for new college kids. But many do face problems with the selection of clothes. Playing around with a basic cotton kurta or jazzing it up with jewellery can do the trick, say experts. Avneet Chadha, founder of Avneetc — Bespoke Styling and Rashma Sud,… Read more »

Moms-to-be, take note: A chemical found in furniture may lower your child’s IQ

Flame retardant chemicals — commonly used in furniture and household products — may damage your child’s intelligence and cause loss of IQ points. Researchers from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in the US conducted the largest meta-analysis performed on flame retardants to date, and found strong evidence of… Read more »

Diabetes patients, take note: You may be at greater risk of tooth loss

Good dental care is extremely important for diabetics. According to a recent study, the disease can even risk a patient’s oral health. The University of Pennsylvania researchers found that the oral microbiome is affected by diabetes, causing a shift to increase its pathogenicity. The research not only showed that the… Read more »

Moms-to-be, take note. Liquor during pregnancy may affect health of future generations

Would-be-moms, here’s another reason to put down that glass of wine or alcohol, as a recent study warns that consuming alcohol during pregnancy can cause abnormalities in the brain and behaviour of the newborn and may also pass on to generations. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has… Read more »