Supplements

Keep hazardous dietary supplements, energy drinks at bay

Keep hazardous dietary supplements, energy drinks at bay

Many consumers believe dietary supplements are held to the same safety and efficacy standards as over-the-counter medications.

Jul 25, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
Are fat burning supplements safe? This mother dies after using diet pills, anti-cellulite cream

Are fat burning supplements safe? This mother dies after using diet pills, anti-cellulite cream

A 50-year-old mother, who bought fat burning supplements and ant-cellulite cream from Facebook seller Kay Mavrides for £30, has reportedly died after using the products.

Jun 23, 2017, 15:24 PM IST
68% of urban Indians do not practice preventive healthcare at early stage: Survey

68% of urban Indians do not practice preventive healthcare at early stage: Survey

The study, which is India's first survey to understand wellness trends in India, conducted by Himalaya and IMRB revealed that less than 1/3rd urban Indians take steps to proactively adopt preventive wellness.

Mar 14, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

Calcium supplements raise risk of heart damage

The researchers found that among participants with highest dietary intake of calcium there was no increase in relative risk of developing heart disease over the 10-year study period.

Oct 12, 2016, 14:29 PM IST

What you need to know about dietary supplements!

Dietary supplements might help you get adequate amounts of essential nutrients, but they have risks and side effects in the body.

Jun 27, 2016, 18:24 PM IST