Category Archives: Lifestyle

Healthy lifestyle habits may quickly lower blood pressure

New York, June 11 (IANS) Researchers have demonstrated that a programme aimed at helping people modify lifestyle factors such as diet and exercise is as effective as medication at reducing blood pressure. The study, presented at the Nutrition 2018 meeting in Boston, suggested that the participants saw their blood pressure drop 19 points, on average, after taking part in a Read More


Apps promoting ‘healthy lifestyle’ can slow artery ageing, claims study

London: Using smartphone apps that promote a healthy lifestyle can help slow artery ageing by improving compliance to a proper diet and physical activity, suggest researchers. Arteries harden with age, increasing the risk of atherosclerosis and subsequent cardiovascular disease. Good eating habits, smoking cessation and physical exercise are known to prevent atherosclerosis. “We found that a healthy lifestyle smartphone app, added to brief Read More


Fitness is not about going to the gym, it’s a lifestyle

Photo: iStock Last month, when model-turned-actor and one of India’s most well-known faces for endurance sports, Milind Soman, went on his honeymoon, his Instagram timeline was continuously being updated with pictures of the couple in Hawaii. However, instead of the romantic honeymoon pictures, such as candlelit dinners and sunsets, they showed off their active lifestyle, with Soman posting pictures of Read More


The Houghton Hotel offers lifestyle options

Cape Town – The Houghton residential estate in Johannesburg is described as a luxury lifestyle mixed use development. It will include a 5-star hotel – The Houghton Hotel – with a conference centre able to host up to 500 delegates, additional business venues, a spa, a gymnasium with a day care centre, various food and drink outlets, family and adult Read More


Vote, take risks, be fearless: Celebs offer advice to grads

Newly minted local college graduates take part in the annual Toss Your Caps class photo Friday, May 8, 2015, on the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. (AP / Matt Rourke) Work hard, be true to yourself, embrace diversity and seize the moment. It’s the same advice graduation speakers have offered for ages, yet every year some Read More


A five-star city break full of luxury in Limerick

With its Milk Market, Hunt Museum and the River Shannon to enjoy, Limerick is perfect for a short, and very indulgent, break, writes Denise O’Donoghue. Considering it is only a 90-minute journey from Cork, I was surprised to realise how seldom I set foot in Limerick city. An invite from the Savoy Hotel soon tempted me to pay an overdue visit Read More


Nike to launch Air Max 270 lifestyle shoe in India

Nike has come up with the announcement of the latest addition to the Nike Air Max series. The NIKE AIR MAX 270 lifestyle shoe, with Nike’s iconic air-sole cushioning, will be released on March 2 in India. While there have been other Nike Air shoes designed explicitly for lifestyle, beginning with the 1987 Air Safari, the shoe features air units Read More


At Europe’s largest lifestyle expo, Indian exporters continue to feel the bite from GST 

“The Government has to deliver on GST and the promises it made. Small traders like us are feeling the pinch of GST quite hard, and it needs to be arrested,” says Shah. (Pic: Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH / Petra Welzel) India packed off the third-largest contingent of exhibitors at the Ambiente 2018, Europe’s largest lifestyle expo on home, decor and living Read More


Two-day lifestyle expo gets under way

Visitors at D’sire, a lifestyle exhibition at A1 Convention hall in Vijayawada.   | Photo Credit: CH_VIJAYA BHASKAR Over 100 designers showcasing custome-made designs Haute couture, exclusive wear, home decor and luxury products are up for grabs at D’sire, a two-day lifestyle exhibition-cum-sale that unfolded at A-1 Convention hall here on Friday. The expo showcases a wide range of collections from Read More


Toronto’s Fashion & Lifestyle Blogger Jodi Blk Reveals Her Favourite Spots In The City

  Toronto’s social media influencers are changing the way residents view their own city. With thousands of followers, a group of local Instagram elites are seriously shaping the way Toronto lives, eats and explores. Jodie Blk is one of those influencers. With 71.5 thousand followers, the fashion & lifestyle blogger is a self-made Insta celeb who shares Toronto’s best places to eat, drink and snap photos, Read More