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LIFE

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Hygiene, Ocd, Habit, Nose-picking

Why is nose-picking such a big deal? No, hygiene is not the only reason

Grossness Alert. However, experts do cite various benefits and ill-effects of this very basic human nature.

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Identities, World Mental Health Day, Mental Health, Single stories

World Mental Health Day: Why single stories lead to stigma and stereotyping

[Book extract] To reclaim our stories, we have to stand up to the single story, and find language for the ones rejected as not being good enough and own them.

LIFE

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West Bengal, Murmura, Maharashtrian cuisine, Bengali food

How the love for puffed rice brings Maharashtra and West Bengal together

The ‘bhel’ of west is similar to ‘jhaal muri’ of east, with almost similar ingredients and a slight twist as a stamp of regional difference.

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LIFE

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LIFE

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Cosmetic surgery, Scalpel, Indians, Beauty treatments

'Snapchat Dysmorphia' Syndrome: How we're getting sucked into an ugly beauty trap

Indians are among the most plastic surgery-obsessed people in the world. Sadly, for us, what matters more is the outer appearance — it should shine. Even if you fall apart internally.

LIFE

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Mental Health, Dementia, World alzheimer's month, Alzheimer's disease

Does one need to get tested for Alzheimer’s Disease if a family member has it?

September is World Alzheimer's Month and here's what you need to know about this disease.

LIFE

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Botox, Anti-wrinkle, Anti-age

Top anti-ageing creams and diet plans: Why Indians are ready to pay a huge price to look young

The idea of 'stalling' age comes more naturally to us because of our tradition of lying about it. Also, who wants to be reduced to a 'margdarshak' today?

LIFE

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Supreme Court, Ban, Saridon, Pain killers

Govt's 'war' against Saridon has exposed some misconceptions about pain that is debilitating Indians

There are no affordable, over-the-counter painkillers that can cure the bane of being underprivileged.

LIFE

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Nutrients, Vitamin D, Protein, Alzheimer’s disease

Why you should worry about Alzheimer’s in your thirties

Every time you crave for something extremely sugary, remember they could be eroding your memory.