COVID-19 is an illness that severely affect lungs and airways and epidemic. It’s caused by a virus called coronavirus. It has been reported in 170 countries. WHO says that Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak, available on the WHO website and through your national and local public health authority. Most people who become infected experience mild illness and recover, but it can be more severe for others.
Wash your hands frequently
Regularly and thoroughly clean your hands with an alcohol-based hand rub or wash them with soap and water.
Why? Washing your hands with soap and water or using alcohol-based hand rub kills viruses that may be on your hands.
Maintain social distancing
Maintain at least 1 metre (3 feet) distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing.
Why? When someone coughs or sneezes they spray small liquid droplets from their nose or mouth which may contain virus. If you are too close, you can breathe in the droplets, including the COVID-19 virus if the person coughing has the disease.
Personnel hygiene is very important.
This talk is between Dr Shahzad Basra and Director Microbiology, Prof Dr sajjad ur Rehman. Dr sajjad says that it is not being caused locally but it is all because of infected people coming in Pakistan from other countries. The virus cannot survive more than 2 minutes when temperature is more than 28C and relative humidity less than 70%. You need to improve your immune system and personnel hygiene. Use water in toilet instead of tissue.
Being healthy is not merely exercise or organic food, it is a complete set of life style. Dr Shahzad Basra is talking on Healthy Life Style on Radio FM 93. Healthy life style is an attitude towards life including interaction with people, food and exercise. This interview explains the basics of eating habits, food to eat and yoga. Special emphasis on behavior.
Cakes, sweet, drink along with with pasta and fries are common celebration food in birthday, anniversary, promotion etc parties. Such foods can be taken occasionally once in a while but in modern changed life style such celebrations are very common. Hardly any day without such parties/events and such food. When such food is taken in routine then it becomes very unhealthy. Since cakes and sweets are very rich in sugar, fat and starch so very high in calories. When cakes are taken in combination with drinks then it is a worst food. Such eating habits are among the reasons of obesity, diabetes, heart diseases, blood pressure, high cholesterol etc. Strange celebrations where in the name of good wishes unhealthy food is presented. Can we change this bad eating habit into healthy eating habits. Yes. Cakes shape healthy foods like Fresh fruits, rice etc can be prepared. There is a dire…
Gardening is one of the Most healthy activity. Involve your children and gradually they will be involved and get motivated. Once the kids are motivated then for rest of the life gardening, tree plantation and healthy life style will be their habit.
Sitting in nature and exposure to natural conditions to allow our body to adjust with ambient temperature has gone with time. In modern life style most of the time is spent in door. Air conditions or heater to adjust room temperature make our body sluggish. Heat or cold therapy hardens our body and make stronger. Sitting in nature is a natural therapy where body is allowed to adjust. It burns calories and fat. A simple and natural method to weight maintenance.
Good old days. A very common saying of middle and old aged people. Why such people dont own the current time? Perhaps people think of their youth and active age. But a vast majority has spent a very sluggish routine bore life. No thrill, no fun just routine life. They have spent whole life as shuttle cock between home, office, market, hospital, hotel....In ripe age then such people become more sluggish and bored life. But the people who accept old age gracefully they remain active, happy and healthy. Accept the changes in life style and technology and enjoy life.
Iodine is recommended for patients of thyroid disease. It is usually taken up as table salt fortified with Iodine. However, commercially iodine fortified salt is being sold as a health beneficial. But without prescribed by a physician regular use of iodine may disturb thyroid hormones like thyroxine which may results in infertility, cholesterol and other health problems.
It is always difficult to judge that the honey you are eating is pure or not. perhaps honey is the most food item being adulterated. Mr Azam is a passionate to collect pure. He use to travel in search of pure honey. he shared a very interesting and authenticated test of purity of honey. Pure honey will cause a slight stomach pain to a pregnant women.
Obesity is increasing at an alarming rate. Main reasons are sluggish life style, Lack of exercise, over sitting, junk food and stressful life style. Obesity is also cause of many diseases like diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular diseases, kidney failure etc. This lecture describes the basic causes and some tips to overcome it. Change in life style and using healthy food are ultimate tools to control weight gain.
Hilarious but true too.. Sanjay Thakrar, CEO at Euro Exim Bank Ltd. got economists thinking when he said : A cyclist is a disaster for the country's economy - He does not buy the car & does not take car loan - Does not buy car insurance - Does not buy Fuel - Does not send his car for servicing & repairs - Does not use paid Parking - Does not become Obese - Yes,.....and well, damn it !! Healthy people are not needed for economy. They do not buy drugs. They do not go to Hospitals & Doctors. They add nothing to country's GDP. On the contrary, every new Fast Food outlet creates at least 30 jobs - 10 Cardiologists, 10 Dentists, 10 weight loss experts apart from people working in Fast Food outlet. Choose wisely : A Cyclist or a Junk Food ? Worth thinking.
چار ہارمون ہیں جن کے خارج ہونے سے انسان خوشی محسوس کرتا ہے: 1. *Endorphins*، اینڈورفنس 2. *Dopamine* ڈوپامائین 3. *Serotonin*، سیروٹونائین and اور 4. *Oxytocin* آکسی ٹوسین ہمارے اندر خوشی کا احساس ان چار ہارمونس کی وجہ سے ہوتا ہےاس لئےضروری ہے کہ ہم ان چار ہارمونس کے بارے میں جانیں۔ ▪پہلا ہارمون اینڈورفنس ہے Feel Good, Pain and stress reliever, Happiness booster : جب ہم ورزش کرتے ہیں تو ہمارا جسم درد سے نپٹنے کیلئے اینڈورفنس خارج کرتا ہے تاکہ ہم ورزش سے لطف اٹھا سکیں۔ اسکے علاوہ جب ہم کامیڈی دیکھتے ہیں ، لطیفے پڑھتے ہیں اس وقت بھی یہ ہارمون ہمارے جسم میں پیدا ہوتا۔ اسلئے خوشی پیدا کرنے والے اس ہارمون کی خوراک کیلئے ہمیں روزانہ کم از کم 20منٹ ایکسرسائز کرنا اور کچھ لطیفے اور کامیڈی کے ویڈیوز وغیرہ دیکھنا چاہیئے۔ ورزش کے بعد ایک خوشی کا احساس Regular exercise has been proven to:Reduce…