Category: Debunking your myths

“Much awaited event of 2021 – Covid-19 Vaccination”

–Lakshmi Manasa Uppala Are you one of those people who have a bountiful of doubts about Covid-19 vaccine in your thinking piece.Then here’s some useful chunk of information for you to ponder upon……! If we go back a few months in time and look over the ongoing life, it’s...

WHAT DO MYTHS ON MENSTRUATION ACTUALLY GOSPEL…?

—Uday Shankar Podugu Menstruation is an experience unique to women which is rarely discussed in schools and even at homes in India. Surprisingly 71% of adolescent girls are unaware of menstruation till the menarche. Nevertheless, it has always been surrounded by myths which inhibit women from various aspects of...

Preferences.

— Gururaj Divya Have you ever gawked at what could be the possible reason today’s world treats homosexuality as an ailment? Has it ever occurred to you if the so-called unnatural act is naturally occurring from a cycle of hormones and feelings in the body of a fellow being?...

Myth: All doctors are naturally good communicators.

–GILLELA SAITEJASWI  There I was standing at the corner listening to my 75-year-old granny carefully, who was not able to bend down but trying to explain her leg pains to the orthopedic doctor. And there he was peeping into his mobile phone now and then. I went through a...

Can Kashayam cure Covid-19?

–Nandan Siva Sai Introduction For centuries, kashayam was taken by many people of India especially south India and it is believed that kashayam can prevent many diseases while helping them functioning from the chaotic world. There are studies proving that taking kashayam causes acute toxicity in the body (1)....

CORONIL: DOES AYURVEDA SEE A FUTURE IN SUCCESSFULLY TREATING COVID-19?

—Yuvraj Kaushal Days after Patanjali Ayurved launched the ‘Coronil’ medicine on June 23,2020 with the claim that it can be used for the treatment of Covid-19, a pandemic caused by the novel Corona Virus- everyone were left in awe  where their minds questioning the potential of the drug and...

“Supplements Makes You Healthy”

— NAVYAH HANS INTRODUCTION For decades, vitamin and mineral supplements have carried a health halo. Many people believe they help lower their risks of catching a cold or flu while helping them function well in a chaotic world. So it’s no wonder the supplement industry is booming. (1)  Vitamin supplements may...

A ‘Novel’ Approach to the Pandemic

– Sohail Thapar & Avnish Kaur Introduction: Dusty old stories about various Gods and goddesses first come to our mind when we think about “myths”. These were the stories told around the fire in olden days when entertainment and scientific explanations to the mysteries of life were absent. Yet...