Salome Phelamei

Manipur at 'crossroads' — Violence, corruption and much more

Manipur, literally meaning the land of ‘jewel’, seems to be inadvertently losing out its flavor of what it used to be known for in the past. With the state entangling in never-ending conflicts, Manipur, which boasts of its exotic landscapes, today finds itself in ‘complete mayhem’.

Mar 03, 2017, 19:10 PM IST

'Bipolar disorder sixth leading cause of disability in the world'

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness characterized by periods of depression and periods of elevated mood.

Mar 29, 2016, 19:43 PM IST

Spurt in breast cancer in India: Improper lifestyle, stress main culprits

Dr Sahni shared some useful, yet informative tips on how women can reduce their risk of breast cancer.

Oct 19, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Sitting job: Why it's dangerous and how you can reduce the risk

Deepak Rawat, National Fitness Manager, Fitness First India, shared some excellent tips to stay healthy while being at a desk job.  

Sep 08, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

'Newborns shouldn't be given formula immediately after birth'

Breastfeeding is definitely not an easy task, and it is even more challenging when mothers are working.

Aug 22, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Yoga: Health at the cost of personal liberty?

While controversies regarding yoga are nothing new to our country and to the world as a whole, the arguments seemed to have reached a pinnacle this time due to several religious and spiritual implications of the decisions taken by the government.

Jun 19, 2015, 14:39 PM IST

World Environment Day: Water, food, energy and rising temperatures

The theme for this year’s WED is “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume with Care". It tells us how the well-being of humanity, the environment, and the functioning of the economy, ultimately depend upon the responsible management of the planet’s natural resources.

Jun 02, 2015, 17:01 PM IST

'Smokers are three times more at risk of diabetes than non-smokers'

On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day (WNTD), which falls on May 31, Dr K Vijay Kumar, MBBS, MD (Internal Medicine), Consultant Physician and Diabetologist, Multi-speciality hospitals, Bangalore, talked to Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp on why tobacco use is particularly bad for people with diabetes.

May 30, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Mother's Day Special: Five common challenges new moms face!

While the sweet phase of motherhood has no boundaries, being a mom is hard and is even harder for first time mothers.

May 08, 2015, 21:04 PM IST

'Conjunctivitis, if left untreated, can cause sight threatening internal infections'

Conjunctivitis, or pink eye, is the most common eye problem that affects people of all age groups. It is also one of the most common eye infections in children.

May 08, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

'Physical exercise along with a proper diet can help maintain a healthy weight'

Dr Veena Aggarwal, Head, R&D and Technical Services, VLCC Health Care Ltd, talked to Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp, on how eating better, being more physically active can help a person avoid being overweight and to stay healthy.

Apr 23, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

‘Apples fight diseases, may help you lose weight’

In an exclusive interview with Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp, Naini Setalvad, Nutrionist, Obesity and Lifestyle Disease Consultant, talks about the various health benefits of apples and how eating an apple a day could keep the doctor away.

Apr 06, 2015, 15:53 PM IST

Swine flu in India: Children should avoid over crowded places, expert suggests

In an exclusive interview, Dr Sanjay Mehta, MBBS, MD (Paed.), Kalawati Saran Children’s Hospital, Delhi, spoke to Salome Phelamei of Zee Media Corp, about why children are at high risk of H1N1 virus, swine flu treatment and how parents can protect their child from the deadly disease.

Mar 26, 2015, 12:58 PM IST

Liver transplant: Overall success rate is more than 94%, says expert

In an email interview with Salome Phelamei of Zee Media, Dr Suresh Singhvi, MBBS, MS, DNB, FRCS (Glasgow), FRCS (Intercollegiate, UK), CCST (UK), discussed in-depth about liver disease, transplantation, cost of treatment, preventions and many more.

Mar 16, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

The Christmas Story: Away in a Manger

While there are many reasons why I love Christmas, the first and foremost reason is, it reminds me of the unconditional grace and love of Christ upon you and me.

Dec 12, 2014, 16:26 PM IST
The Christmas Story: Away in a Manger

The Christmas Story: Away in a Manger

While there are many reasons why I love Christmas, the first and foremost reason is it reminds me of the unconditional grace and love of Christ upon you and me.

Dec 11, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

`Pneumonia is the single largest cause of death in children in India`

On the occasion of World Pneumonia Day, which is celebrated every year on November 12, Salome Phelamei of Zee Media talked to Dr Sanjay Mehta, MBBS, MD (Paed.), about the extremely dangerous disease and how it can be prevented in children.

Nov 11, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

Stop treating Northeast people as aliens!

The recent spree of racial attacks on the people of Northeastern states in some parts of the country, particularly Delhi, have left me in a state of shock and grief. What infuriated me so much is that we are being forced to live in fear even in our own country.

Nov 07, 2014, 19:49 PM IST

Mars Orbiter Mission: India's giant leap in space!

History has been created today. India's first inter-planetary mission - 'Mars Orbiter Mission' (MOM) or Mangalyaan has been successfully placed into the Martian orbit and that too in the very first attempt.

Sep 24, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

Time to listen to the `Iron Lady of Manipur`, Irom Sharmila!

I wonder how many of us would need to relinquish our lives like Irom, who sacrificed herself selflessly for her people, her region.

Aug 25, 2014, 08:47 AM IST