New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) People in India are a happier lot when it comes to connect via social media platforms and 39 per cent of them trust the information they see on social media channels as compared to 32 per cent globally, new research said on Monday.
New York, Oct 16 (IANS) Researchers have successfully developed an artificial pancreas system that uses an algorithm on smartphone to continuously monitor glucose levels of the user and automatically delivers appropriate levels of insulin -- a game changer for diabetic patients.
London, Oct 16 (IANS) A common hair loss drug used by none other than US President Donald Trump could ward off the risk of prostate cancer by a third, South Korean scientists have claimed.
New York, Oct 14 (IANS) Higher dosage of Vitamin D in premature and preterm infants may prevent them from rickets, researchers suggested.
London, Oct 14 (IANS) A psychoactive compound occuring naturally in "magic mushrooms" may help reduce symptoms of depression as well as "reset" brain activity in affected patients, a study has shown.
London, Oct 14 (IANS) Want to live a long life? Reducing excess weight and staying in shape may prolong life expectancy by two months, researchers suggested.
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Indians top ahead of Thailand and Mexico when it comes to using social media while holidaying, says a survey conducted by Expedia.
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) Suffering from digestive problems like leaky gut and colitis? Consuming three and a half cups of a fibrous vegetable with many nutrients, like broccoli, each day may help maintain a healthy gut, a new study has suggested.
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) While speaking to their babies, mothers tend to shift the timbre of their voice in a rather specific way, which could play an important role in baby's language learning as well as engaging their emotion, researchers say.
San Francisco, Oct 13 (IANS) As people debate Facebook's role in influencing people during the US presidential elections by Russian ads and fake news on the platform, the company's COO Sheryl Sandberg has stressed that the social media giant is not a media organisation, and therefore does not hire journalists.
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) A father's diet before sex can play as important a role as nutrition of the expectant mother in deliveirng a healthy baby, new research suggests.
New York, Oct 13 (IANS) Hormone therapy may be safe to treat menopausal symptoms in women who suffer from migraines, a study has affirmed.
London, Oct 13 (IANS) For young men, their "bromance" -- close friendships with other men -- could be more emotionally satisfying than their romantic relationships with women, finds a study.
New York, Oct 12 (IANS) Do you want to feel empathetic towards others feelings? Paying attention by listening with your eyes closed may help, researchers say.
New York, Oct 12 (IANS) Ever wondered why bullying has a serious effect on some kids, while others recover easily from the trauma? Researchers, led by one of Indian origin, found that the capacity to recover quickly depends on the characteristic trait of "resilience".