Email The Signal By Ange Lavoipierre and Stephen Smiley for The Signal Updated February 06, 2019 13:44:32 Photo: Bushfires have burnt out more than 180,000 hectares in Tasmania so far this summer. (Supplied: Claude Road Fire Brigade) Related Story: Insurance premiums to rise as extreme weather conditions become more common Related Story: 'This massive fungus grew from the wall': renters are skipping contents insurance and it's ending badly Related Story: Good weather or your money back: how extreme weather could change holidays Map: Australia At the moment, Townsville is more or less underwater and large parts of Tasmania are on fire. Key points:There were anecdotal reports of premiums reaching $30,000 after the 2017 Lismore floodsThere is a serious risk some places could become too disaster-prone to insure, according to an expertTaxpayers could end up footing the bill Summer in Australia has always been extreme, but some corners of the country are experiencing … [Read more...] about Could climate change make it harder to get insurance in Australia?
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CHENNAI: Apollo Hospitals said today that a team of its doctors and those from AIIMS was continuously monitoring the health of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and denied as “totally baseless and false” reports that she was no more. LIVE UPDATES on Jayalalithaa's health: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu leaves from Apollo Hospital AIADMK MLAs meeting underway at party HQs AIADMK raises flag at full mast at party HQ in Royapettah after Apollo Hospitals' denial of reports on Jayalalithaa's health condition. Apollo Hospitals said that a team of its doctors and those from AIIMS was continuously monitoring the health of CM Jayalalithaa and denied as “totally baseless and false” reports that she was no more. A large team of doctors from Apollo and AIIMS continue to provide all life saving measures: Hospital AIADMK flag lowered at party headquarters in Royapettah though no official word on Jayalalithaa's latest condition. (PTI) Our team of expert doctors continue … [Read more...] about Jayalalithaa’s health: Tamil Nadu CM on life support, AIADMK flag back to full-mast
India is expected to have 34.33% share of youth in total population by 2020. India is home to an estimated 57 million people (18 percent of the global estimate) who are affected by depression as per World Health Organization. The ratio of youth suffering from mental health is increasing year on year. Several Studies and research have shown a steady rise in mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety disorders and substance abuse disorders among the youngsters. The younger generation faces a unique dilemma today. They face isolation despite many social media friends. The stress of performance in education, work, is taking a toll on the mental health of youth. Dr. Ekta Soni, Senior Consultant, Psychology from Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals shares some quick stress management tips: 1) Indulge in regular physical activity: Physical activity is the best way to let go of stress. Any form of physical activity be it brisk walking, running, high intensity workouts, Power yoga, Aerobics, … [Read more...] about Mental health experts share tips on stress management
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CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today continued to wage a grim battle for life after suffering a cardiac arrest yesterday with the state capital observing a near shutdown as concerns mounted over her condition, which was termed by doctors as "extremely grave". High drama marked the day when some television channels reported that she was no more which was hotly denied by the Apollo Hospitals that said a team of its doctors and those from AIIMS was continuously monitoring the health of Jayalalithaa. It denied as "totally baseless and false" reports that she had passed away. During the day the hospital said her condition was "very critical" and remained "grave", while the British doctor Richard Beale, who had been consulted, said she was "extremely grave". Behind the scene political manoeuvering was also reportedly on to consider possible strategies on who could lead the party and the government in case the worst happens. The MLAs and top leaders met informally in … [Read more...] about Jayalalithaa fights grim battle for life