Sify Health Experts
Aren’t all of us tired of reading about a hundred different ways to eat healthy? Here’s your chance to quiz our ace nutritionist Parvathy Radhakrishnan about those nitty gritties that bog you down.
A trained Nutrition & Dietetics expert, Parvathy has specialised in ‘Preventive & Promotive Health Care’. Parvathy has over 20 years’ of experience in medical nutrition therapy and has worked in prestigious hospitals like Vijaya Hospital, Chennai, the Armed Forces Hospital, Kuwait and New Mowasat Hospital, Kuwait.
A former member of the American Dietetic Association and presently a member of RSSDI (Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India), she has a keen interest in Diabetes Mellitus.
Currently, Parvathy works with the local community providing dietary advice and consultation. Get your doubts cleared and see them featured on our FAQ page every Wednesday.
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Being healthy does not mean not going down with disease. A broader, holistic perspective of health encompasses a fit mind and body. Simply speaking, it is about being able to live life fully.
Fitness has become the most commonly discussed topic among all age groups.
While your friends and well wishers go all out to help you with advice and tips, we’d like to give you a chance to interact with our fitness expert, Namita Jain for personalised fitness tips and guidance. Get your doubts cleared and see them featured on our FAQ page every Thursday.
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Trisha Maharaj Singh
From mastering the asanas to yoga for weight loss and office yoga tips, Trisha Maharaj Singh takes on your questions on yoga. A trained Bharatnatyam dancer, Tai Chi Master, Reiki practitioner and a qualified lawyer – Trisha has chosen yoga as a way of life.
Trisha runs a Yoga and Wellness studio in Pune to help people rediscover the transformative power of yoga. She has also come out with a DVD titled Power Yoga by the Times group. Trisha takes power yoga classes in India’s leading acting school, Actor Prepares, started by Anupam Kher. She has trained a number of celebrities including international pop star, Belinda Carlisle. Her classes are a combination of classical asanas and alignment, strength and dynamic sequences, yoga therapy and pranayam and, most importantly, laughter!
Get your doubts cleared and see them featured on our FAQ page every Friday.
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Ayurveda, an ancient system of Indian medicine, is now being practiced the world over as a complementary system of medicine. Ayurvedic practitioners have, over the years, identified a number of medicinal preparations from natural ingredients like herbs to cure various diseases which are, at times, not completely curable by other systems.
More often than not, the Ayurvedic form of treatment is chosen by patients to avoid the toxins present in modern medicine. And, the side effects are minimal and rare.
Dr Gowthaman, Medical Director of rVita, practices Ayurvedic Medicine (Indian Systems of Medicine). He specialises in sports injuries and joint problems. Other key areas of interest include general health, women and pediatric care, preventive care, diabetes, hypertension and cholesterol, arthritis, and stress and sleep disorders.
Dr Gowthaman also provides daily health tips on Kalaignar TV from Monday to Friday. Get your doubts cleared by Dr Gowthaman in this exclusive section on alternative medicine and see them featured on our FAQ page every Tuesday.
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