SALT AND BLOOD PRESSURE A number of years ago, I covered my food with a heavy dose of salt before taking a single bite. After a while, my blood pressure began to rise, and I considered how foolish I was to add salt to my food at the table. I stopped adding salt abruptly, and […]
Byline: Tasleem Akhtar – Email: [email protected], Iqbal Hussain, Israr Ahmad and Rubina Nazli Abstract
Byline: Azad Ali Azad, Qayyum Akhtar, Shazia Zareen Aqeel Ibrahim, Faisal Aziz and Syed Hammad Hasan Abstract
Introduction Kava is an intoxicating drink that has been used traditionally by the indigenous peoples of the South Pacific (Singh 1992). Much like alcohol in Western cultures, kava plays an important role in many South Pacific social and religious rituals and is also used as a recreational intoxicant (Singh 1992). Traditionally kava is prepared through […]
Sir, Sitholey et al (1) have published an interesting paper on adult ADHD, the first study of its kind in India which has opened up several areas for discussion and hopefully would lead to more studies and clinical attention in this area.
INTRODUCTION Developing countries are now witnessing an increase in overweight, obesity and obesity-related morbidity. (1) Urbanization and economic development has resulted into a nutritional transition characterized by a shift to a higher caloric content of diet and/or to the reduction of physical activity, and whose consequences are changes in the body composition of the individuals. […]
Byline: Mohammad Perwaiz Iqbal and Mohsin Yakub ABSTRACT