Teens and Social Media: How Does Social Media Affect Teenagers’ Mental Health

By: Faisal Hussain Malik Teenagers can use social media to find community, but their mental health is often negatively affected by this culture of comparison. Current Research The Upsides The Downsides SRINAGAR: The result is still out on whether social media is damaging to the mental health of teens. This is in part due to the lack of research. Some studies show that online connections with small groups of people can be beneficial to teens, while other research points to a rise in symptoms of anxiety, depression, and eating disorders.…

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CHOLESTEROL, EGG AND STATIN

By: Dr. Samayug Bhowmik, Bureau Chief-ICN West Bengal KOLKATA: Cholesterol is a wax like substance produced by different metabolic processes and also absorbed by cholesterol rich food intake. It travels in different parts of our body in a vehicle called lipoproteins . It is stored later  in our body in certain organs such as heart, brain,liver and blood vessels.  Our body needs cholesterol to build healthy cells by maintaining the integrity of the cell membrane ,takes part to produce several hormones and to maintain proper integrity and activities of our brain…

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Three Phases Of Women’s Life: Part 3

By: Dr. Nosheen Ali, Bureau Chief-ICN MP  BHOPAL: Women Life Start with a ‘’Little Girl’’ A girl is a female child, Second Phase; – Start after Marriage and Third Phase; – Start when Menopause occurs. Third Phase; – Menopause; – defined as the absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. It is the time in a woman’s life when the function of the ovaries ceases.Menopause is the process through which a woman ceases to be fertile or menstruate. It is a normal part of life and is not considered a disease or a condition. The process of menopause does not occur…

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Three Phases of Women’s Life: Part 2

By: Dr. Nosheen Ali, Bureau Chief-ICN MP  BHOPAL: Women Life Start with a ‘’Little Girl’’ A girl is a female child, Second Phase; – Start after Marriage and Third Phase; – Start when Menopause occurs. Second Phase; – Start after Marriage, Now Girl is Converted to ‘’FEMALE’’female body tends to have certain changes after she has sex for the first time. Now, these changes differ from person to person. How you react to these changes will also differ. Physical changes as well as Emotional Changes occur.;- Oxytocin: This hormone is referred to as the “cuddle hormone”, or…

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Three Phases of Women’s Life: Part 1

By: Dr. Nosheen Ali, Bureau Chief-ICN Madhya Pradesh         BHOPAL: Women Life Start with a ‘’Little Girl’’ A girl is a female child, Second Phase; – Start after Marriage and Third Phase; – Start when Menopause occurs.‘’ Girl’’  The point at which a child becomes an adolescent is defined by the onset of puberty or the beginning of the teenage stage Pubertal Girl: Puberty often begins earlier than parents think. Breast budding in girls—their first sign of puberty—starts at age 10 on averages, with some girls starting as early as 8 and others not start until 13. The…

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ORGAN DONATION IN INDIA

By: Dr. Amay Tripathi, Associate Editor-ICN  Media is playing an active role in spreading the beauty of life through creative videos. All said and done, organ donation in India is still a huge mountain to scale. LUCKNOW:There is no gift greater than the gift of life. Resources in the world are limited and people are urged to conserve and optimally utilize what we have. Human organs, when considered in ethical and humane perspective, is a category of resource that holds promise of life for those in dire need. In India, less…

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Lucknow Witnesses Honour Of God Of Land At Doctors’ Day

LUCKNOW: 1st of July, 2019, It is often proudly said that the doctors are the ‘God of Land’ and they render their pious duty to serve the humanity by keeping the society healthy. It is yet, painful that still, the people do not pay the honour to this pious profession for which it is entitled but the society witnessed a pleasant event this evening through which, several doctors were honoured from private sector for their remarkable contribution to the society. Lucknow Nursing Homes Owner’s Association (LNHA) celebrated Doctor’s day today…

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Dr. B C Roy: A Tribute To The Legendary Physician And Philanthropist

By: Dr. Shah Ayaz Siddiqui ,Editor-In-Chief-ICN Group Dr.B.C. Roy was the one to establish the Indian Medical Association in 1928 and even the Medical Council of India. LUCKNOW: Dr. B.C. Roy was one of the foremost national leaders of the 20th century. A legendary physician, distinguished political leader, philanthropist, educationist and social worker, he was one of the longest serving Chief Ministers and is rightly hailed as the Maker of Modern West Bengal. Dr.B.C. Roy was the one to establish the Indian Medical Association in 1928 and even the Medical Council of…

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Doctor’s Day Out!

By: Klinsa Kurien, Bureau Chief-ICN Kerala From time immemorial there has always been one person who wishes to see us being healthy and hearty. Yes, it’s our good old friend-the doctor.There’s an age-old proverb too which completes it. It goes, “an apple a day, keeps the doctor away. Doctors always are the bright spark in people’s lives. They treat patients in a therapeutic way, thus bringing a healthy, holistic life to the people.  Hence one day is completely dedicated to their community in order to bring out the best in their…

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Pollution Affecting Fertility

By: Dr. Warija Seth, M.D. (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)/ Sr. Associate Editor-ICN LUCKNOW: Human evolution is the result of valuable qualities like empathy, sympathy, compassion and wit. Man changed his nature from nomad to stationary living. During the course of evolution man developed interdependent communities. They indulged in trade, excessive accumulation of wealth. Indulgence in pleasure and selfish behaviour has risen the rivalry among themselves. If we examine the swarmed and cramped cities of today, the nimble human is lost somewhere and a scowl, shrugged man looking for sudden thrust to raise oneself and…

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