New York, Oct 1 (IANS) At a time when people struggle with a seemingly diminishing attention span, Snapchat could be the best form of communication but its overuse could make you addictive, researchers say.
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Tired of watching your child play video games? Instead, join them, as researchers have found that playing video games can help boost memory in the young as well as in the elderly.
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Are you worried about your teenage child engaging in online activities with their friends? Stop worrying, as online friendships in teenagers are just as intimate and have similar characteristics as offline relationships.
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Suffering from hypertension? Frequent sauna bathing may help regulate blood pressure -- the major risk factor for heart disease -- in men, a study has showed.
New York, Sep 30 (IANS) Is your child not engaging and performing well in classroom activities? It may be the result of physical abuse and punishment that he or she is subjected to at home, researchers have found.
New Delhi, Sep 30, Nightlife in India has changed for the better over the last few years owing to the emergence of bars, says an industry expert.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Facing smell loss may be an important early sign marking older adults at higher risk of cognitive decline which leads to dementia, a finding that may help develop new treatments and preventative interventions for the neurodegenerative disease, researchers say.
Sydney, Sep 29 (IANS) Babies born early in a full-term pregnancy range may be more likely to have poor cardiorespiratory fitness through adolescence and young adulthood, according to a new research study.
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) Are you a boss who bullies and belittles juniors? Beware, your well-being may be at risk, new research suggests.
London, Sep 29 (IANS) Chimpanzees can spontaneously use tools to solve a task, without first watching another animal to learn from them, researchers have found.
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) Nearly 50 per cent of women in India live with an abnormal cholesterol level, an alarming indicator of the risk of their being prone to cardiovascular diseases (CVD), a survey has showed.
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) With one third of heart failure patients dying within six months of diagnosis, cardiologists have said that heart failure in India occurs a decade earlier than elsewhere in the world, where the average age is 59.
New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Excess belly fat in older adults could be linked to inflammation, a finding that can help develop drugs that could enable elderly people burn fat, and decrease their odds of developing chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and strokes, researchers led by one of Indian-origin have found.
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Children under six months old with an older sister or brother are more than twice as likely to be admitted to hospital with flu than children who do not have older siblings, says a new research.