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Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

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Water Woes in India: Need to Adopt Sustainable Strategies

India is the second largest water consuming country in the world and is presently facing severe scarcity of water resources. The challenge for Indian industries is to find ingenious ways of handling water efficiently and disposing wastewater in a proper manner. With environmental laws getting stricter, Watertech India, has received strong support from leading government [...]

Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

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Kill It Before It Kills You. It’s for Dengue Mosquito

While the Malaria threat has been known for some time, Dengue has emerged as the world’s fastest growing vector borne disease. What makes Dengue more lethal is that it spreads rapidly in urban areas and its symptoms are difficult to diagnose. It is a debilitating disease, which often leads to hospitalization and in extreme cases [...]

Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

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Connected Care Platform for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing

ResMed (NYSE: RMD) today announced Air Solutions, a new connected care solution for treating sleep-disordered breathing. The company says it can benefit all stakeholders in the care continuum. The ResMed Air Solutions platform has data-driven components that span from diagnosis to treatment, compliance management and patient engagement. “With Air Solutions, we’re creating a new beginning [...]

Smokey Bear Celebrates His 70th Birthday

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Smokey Bear Celebrates His 70th Birthday

Smokey Bear, the icon featured in the longest running public service campaign in U.S. history, turns 70 years old this Saturday, August 9, 2014. Created in 1944 by the U.S. Forest Service, the National Association of State Foresters and the Ad Council– Smokey Bear, along with his trademark, “Only You Can Prevent Wildfires,” — has [...]

5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

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5 Out of 10 Urban Indians Are Trying to Lose Weight: Survey

A recent survey conducted by Fitho, a leading wellness services organization, showed that along with increasing weight, there is also increasing awareness and 5 out of 10 urban Indians are trying to lose weight. While 40% of the overweight people have intent to lose weight but are not taking action to control their weight, the [...]

Vaginal Care: How to Keep Your Vagina Clean and Healthy

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Vaginal Care: How to Keep Your Vagina Clean and Healthy

Personal health care products company Amazing Solutions has introduced Creme de la Femme, an oil-based, chemical-free vaginal lubricant and moisturizer that’s stated to be safe for any woman. Once a niche market for postmenopausal women, according to the company, the usage of personal lubricants by women of all ages has spiked in the last decade. [...]

Vaginal Tightening Treatment Is Now Available

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Vaginal Tightening Treatment Is Now Available

Vaginal laser treatment improves loose or poorly functioning vaginal skin and tissue (vaginal relaxation syndrome), as well as decreasing the diameter of the vagina for enhanced sexual stimulation during intercourse. The treatment has also been reported to improve mixed stress urinary incontinence (a problem where women leak urine when they cough or sneeze). The treatment [...]

Survey Confirms Mom and Dad Need More Sex Time

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Survey Confirms Mom and Dad Need More Sex Time

The makers of Trojan Lubricants in collaboration with YourTango released a national survey today, examining the sex lives of American parents. The survey uncovered 78 percent of parents report diminished sex lives after having children. The good news is that sex and pleasure are still a priority to most parents, with 40 percent of parents [...]

Anti-Smoking Student Art Captures the Impact of Tobacco Use

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Anti-Smoking Student Art Captures the Impact of Tobacco Use

Arizona students submitted an artistic depiction of the impact of tobacco use in their communities as part of Arizona’s anti-smoking youth coalition Students Taking a New Direction, also known as STAND. The 2014 gallery is featured on the STAND website at STAND. This year’s top picks are also being featured at azcentral.com for readers to [...]

Taylor Swift’s Gift Brings Music Therapy to Teens

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Taylor Swift’s Gift Brings Music Therapy to Teens

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced a $50,000 gift from seven-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift, which will be used to create specialized programming for teens with cancer treated at CHOP’s Cancer Center. The first initiative will be to establish a high-tech music therapy cart for teens to create and produce their own music while [...]

Jennifer Lopez Launches Center for Healthy Childhood

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Jennifer Lopez Launches Center for Healthy Childhood

Jennifer and Lynda Lopez, co-founders of the Lopez Family Foundation, and Montefiore Health System launched Sunday the Center for a Healthy Childhood at Montefiore’s Community Health Fair. The new initiative between the Lopez Family Foundation and Montefiore aims to promote healthy living through community health programming, positive messages to raise children’s self-image and a healthy [...]

What’s Your Biggest Complaint about Sex Toys?

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What’s Your Biggest Complaint about Sex Toys?

When a recent survey asked women what their number one complaint is with sex toys, here’s what they said. Just over half (50.1%) of the females said their biggest complaint with sex toys was that they were too expensive. The next most popular complaints included toys being too loud (19.3%) and poorly made (16.4%). Other [...]

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