Posts tagged with ‘South Asians’

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What is Meditation? The journey within

by Bindu Vyas

The English word “meditation” stems from meditatum, a Latin term meaning “to ponder’ or meditationem, which means “thinking over.” The first known use of the word meditation was in the 13th century in the sense of, “a discourse intended to express its author’s reflection to guide others in contemplation.” The dictionary provides two more definitions […]

Heart Myths Debunked

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By Dr. Harshad Sanghvi, MD, FACC, an experienced Cardiologist and Medical Director of ICC’s Lifestyle program As many of you may know, February is a Heart Health Month. To assure a Healthy Heart – education, awareness, and actions to intervene are extremely important to keep the heart healthy. Fact is, heart disease is a leading […]

Health and Wellness Webinar Series – Education with a purpose!

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Indian Circle for Caring USA Inc. (ICC) has embarked on a transformative new initiative to mitigate high risk of heart disease and diabetes for South Asians from Indian subcontinent. Did you know? Indians make up less than 20% of the world population but make up 60% of the people suffering from heart disease worldwide. This […]