Lifestyles

Myanmar’s New Luxury Strand Cruise Sets Sail

Media OutReach – Dec 16, 2015 – The newly-launched luxurious Strand Cruise re-invents the legendary style and unique personality of The Strand Hotel with a contemporary river cruise experience and offers a 20% discount aboard Myanmar’s newest and most luxurious river vessel with a special Chinese New Year voyage exploring the fabled Ayeyarwaddy River.

Classical Guitar & Plectrum Guitar Fusion by Kapil Srivastava

Kapil Srivastava, the multi-talented artist, music author, composer, the top guitarist and regarded as the “Guitarmonk of India,” was recently nominated as the Chairman of National Committee (Arts & Culture) for SAF, a leading government associate for Skill, Health & Empowerment. The brain behind Guitarmonk’s success as the first formal guitar education institute that tailored a curriculum catering to the needs of music learners and players not only in India but across the globe.

Kapil Srivastava nominated as the Chairman

Kapil Srivastava, founder of India’s largest chain of Guitar Academies – guitarmonk, nominated as the Chairman of National Committee (Arts, Music & Culture) today for SAF, a leading government associate for Skill, Health & Empowerment.

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Survey: Parents In The South Play More With Their Kids

Kids living in the South get more playtime with their parents than children living in any other region of the country, according to new research commissioned by the Toy Industry Association’s (TIA) Genius of Play initiative, which aims to raise awareness about the developmental benefits of play.

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American veteran to get first male sexual organ transplant

Surgeons at Johns Hopkins University in Maryland announced it will begin taking an organ from a deceased donor and giving it to an Afghanistan veteran within the next several months. The operation is going to be performed for the first time in the United States.

Top 2015 Baby Names From BabyCenter.com

BabyCenter Reveals Top Baby Names Of 2015

BabyCenter, the #1 pregnancy and parenting digital resource, today released the results of its highly anticipated annual Baby Names Survey and the Top 100 Baby Names of 2015.

International Red Cross takes a stand against donations from tobacco industry

Public health think tank and Bloomberg awardee HealthJustice and the Southeast Asian Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) laud the International Federation of Red Cross Red Crescent Society’s (IFRC) stand against receiving funds or any form of assistance from the tobacco industry and companies that work for the tobacco industry’s benefit.

A cold, insomnia, muscle pain, weight problems and migraines complete top 5 most common complaints across 22 countries

Singapore, November 26, 2015 – Colds and coughs are the most common health conditions experienced by consumers all over the world in the past 12 months, but the number of sufferers in China and Hong Kong, at 57 percent and 55 percent are even higher than the global average which stands at 51 percent. These findings were revealed from a recent GfK online survey which asked over 27,000 people in 22 countries which health conditions from a given list1 they have experienced in the past 12 months.