Top 10 tweeted food list has just one healthy item!

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 13:22

New York, Oct 17 (IANS) If tweets can reveal something about our health, researchers have some bad news. In a list of top 10 tweeted foods in the US, they found only one item - chicken - that could be considered healthy food.


High-stressed jobs can lead to early grave

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 10:14

New York, Oct 17 (IANS) If you are in a high-stress job with little or no control over the work flow, chances are you are heading towards innumerable health conditions -- even an early death -- than those who have flexibility and discretion in their jobs.


Love trashy films? You must be smart

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 17:58

London, Oct 16 (IANS) Individuals who prefer to watch "bad" or "trashy" movies, typically known as the low-budget films, are smarter, a study has found.


Your increasing waist size may cause liver cancer

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 14:28

New York, Oct 16 (IANS) Individuals with high body mass index (BMI), increased waist circumference, and Type 2 diabetes may be at an increased risk of developing liver cancer, a study has found.


Novel early detection method may prevent psychosis

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 13:18

Sydney, Oct 16 (IANS) Using a new probability model, Australian mental health researchers have made a promising breakthrough in the early detection of the risk of psychosis -- a mental disorder characterised by a disconnection from reality.


Rising obesity in pregnancy raises risk for mother, child

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 12:42

New York, Oct 16 (IANS) The unprecedented global increase in obesity among pregnant women is leading to rise in high-risk pregnancies that may affect both mother and child, a study has found.


New molecule to fight obesity identified

Sun, 10/16/2016 - 11:26

New York, Oct 16 (IANS) Activating the oestrogen -- the primary female sex hormone -- receptor-beta protein with a chemical has the potential to increase metabolism as well as help reduce obesity, say researchers including one of Indian-origin.


Women prefer smartphones to their spouses: Study

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 16:18

London, Oct 14 (IANS) If your wife is spending less and less time with you and the warmth that you shared with her has cooled off, you have a new object to blame -- her smartphone, suggests new research.


Sleep-deprived kids eat more

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 11:46

New York, Oct 14 (IANS) Young kids who miss daytime nap and also stay up late at night are likely to consume more calories, suggests new research.


How logical thinking can give you an advantage in life: Funny Side

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 09:56

Parents who can't control their kids in public are just not using the right vocabulary. I find that the line "Stop that or Dad will dance" instantly turns my children into angels. It's simple logic, a quality sadly missing in today's society. No one thinks any more.


Singh, Soni bring monochrome magic to runway

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 06:10

New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Popular designers Rajesh Pratap Singh and Ashish N. Soni showcased their latest monochrome collection on the second day of the ongoing Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW) Spring-Summer 2017.