Tag Archives: Pose

VA apps pose privacy risk to veterans’ healthcare data

The increasing use of apps provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to improve access to patient health and benefits information in convenient digital platforms. However, members of Congress are worried that this electronic data is vulnerable. “When a veteran downloads an app from the VA’s app store, how much personal information does… Read More »

Balancing Stick Pose (TULADANDASANA)

The balancing stick pose will give the circulatory system a good workout. It will tone and firm the hips, buttocks, legs and shoulders. The balancing stick pose improves balance, concentration and mental focus. It will also improve body posture will improve as well, as the shoulder and lower back muscles will be strengthened. How to… Read More »

Kurmasana (tortoise pose)

The Kurmasana, otherwise known as the tortoise posture in Ashtanga Yoga is a posture that lengthens your back muscles and helps to release tightness in the sacrum and lumbar region. Start in the downward facing dog position; inhale and jump your feet on to the floor in front of your hands. Your legs should be on the… Read More »

Heavily Pregnant Women Made to Sit & Pose With Meal but Forbidden to Eat at West Bengal Nutrition Awareness Event

Representational Image (Photo Credits: Wikimedia Commons) In a sickening attempt, at least 20 heavily pregnant women in Nadia district, West Bengal were made to sit and pose with a plate full of meal, but were forbidden to eat. The move reportedly took place at a government event to promote “nutritional awareness” among the expecting mothers.… Read More »