Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 16:05
Bret Nicks, associate professor of emergency medicine at Wake Forest Baptist Medical, has revealed some simple steps to follow in order to avoid heat-related illnesses.
Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 13:00
Though rain showers keep the scorching heat at bay, but due to constant dampness and humidity they can also lead to various fungal and bacterial infections.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 14:34
Not already a fan of cherries? Well you should become one because they are a pack of healthy punch.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 12:57
Hot and humid days may bring more kidney stones as higher temperatures contribute to dehydration that leads to a higher concentration of calcium in the body that promote the growth of kidney stones.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 12:49
Summers are here with all their heat, sweat and high humidity levels leaving you exhausted and de-energised. To beat the heat, pineapple is one of the best food packed with anti-oxidants.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 18:55
In this hot summer season, there is nothing better than juicy and thirst quenching red slices of watermelon. It is not only delicious but also very nutritious.
Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 11:52
In this scorching heat people are at high risk of dehydration and worse. A heat stroke occurs when a person faces prolonged exposure to high temperatures in combination with heat stroke.
Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 21:01
Researchers have suggested that when temperatures reach 32 degree Celsius or higher over a period of four to seven days, the risk of early-term delivery is 27 per cent higher than on typical summer days.