Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a metabolic condition that can lead to several complications, ranging from infertility to cancer of the endometrium. Here are the symptoms you should be aware of, as well as measures you should take.
During the monsoon, India's sunny beach state turns in to a lush tropical paradise with plenty of hidden thrills. As long as you are not looking for leisurely swims in the ocean and are keen for a little adventure, Goa, despite its heavy rainfall, can offer the most memorable holiday. Avail airline discounts and off-season rates at the most plush hotels, pack your hiking boots and parka, and take a trip with your little ones for a magical vacation.
Come summer, we all dream of the cool breeze of a nearby hill-station, but if you have kids you’ll always be concerned about whether the destination will have enough to keep them occupied and happy. We bring you 12 hill-stations close to Bengaluru with plenty of entertainment options for children.
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Invariably, when it's time to shop for birthday presents, the neighbourhood toy store has all kinds of board games and doodads but not that one particular toy that your child wants to get his or her friend. For that toy you know you have to head to one of the large "I will never let you down" stores. Here are some of our Mumbai favourites.
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Most parents I know in Pune often complain about how our city does not have as many awesome kid-friendly attractions as Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi and Hyderabad do. While I agree to a certain extent, the good news is that many new places are popping up in Pune to take the family fun quotient a few notches higher.
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If you're a true-blue, born-and-brought-up-in-Mumbaikar, chances are that your folks or school made sure you paid homage to every typical sightseeing spot in the city. Our kids, though, tend to turn up their noses at these very places. Many of us just throw up our hands in despair and say, "There's nothing exciting for kids here!" Well, that's just wrong. Here's a "hat ke" list of Mumbai places and experiences that we think every kid below the age of 12 will enjoy. See part 1 of this series <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.in/mycity4kidscom/25-places-in-mumbai-to-vi_b_10062444.html?ncid=fcbklnkinhpmg00000001" target="_hplink">here</a>.
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If you're a true-blue, born-and-brought-up-in-Mumbaikar, chances are that your folks or school made sure you paid homage to every typical sightseeing spot in the city. Our kids, though, tend to turn up their noses at the very places we loved exploring with our family. Many of us just throw up our hands in despair and say, "There's nothing exciting for kids here!" Well, that's just wrong. Here's a "<em>hat ke</em>" list of Mumbai places and experiences that we think every kid below the age of 12 will enjoy.
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It's going to take more than a two-week episode of limited car restrictions to clean up our air. And it's going to take a dedicated proactive strategy on an individual level to protect our family's health. To live in Delhi and guard your health "pollution control" is not a politician's PR campaign--it must be a personal mantra, a daily mind-set and regular habit. If it's not already, it certainly should be especially for those of us with young children.
You don't need to take a fancy vacation to make new discoveries or have fun. There are plenty of wonders in your own backyard, just waiting to be found. Delhi, the sprawling mega-city we call home, has much to offer in the way of fun and inspiration for our little ones. To re-discover the magic of Delhi, why don't you...