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6th August 2020

Breast is Best

Breastfeeding is the best way of providing ideal food for the growth and development of the baby.   Breastfeeding recommendations Start breastfeeding within one hour of birth. […]
30th July 2020

Exercise Recommendations Post Pregnancy

Exercise Recommendations Post Pregnancy At the outset, let’s define the postpartum period and things to bear in mind specific to this phase while planning an exercise […]
25th May 2020

World Thyroid Day

25th May is celebrated as World Thyroid Day to raise awareness among people battling thyroid disorders.  5 common thyroid diseases in India: (1) hypothyroidism, (2) hyperthyroidism, […]
17th August 2019

Physiology Of Endurance Training Part 1 : Cardiopulmonary System

In our earlier blog we have seen that endurance based activities primarily depend on Oxidative Phosphorylation (Oxygen) energy system, hence it is beneficial for an athlete […]
17th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 3: Effects on the Cardiopulmonary system.

Until now, we have seen that an improvement in the oxygen carrying ability is an important factor contributing to peak performance in endurance sport, since it […]
17th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 4 : Skeletal Muscle

Skeletal Muscle Fibre Types : Most textbooks on exercise physiology classify the skeletal muscle fibres into three basic types. However, recent research suggests that there might […]