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Caterpillar could be a solution to plastic pollution
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 : As bizarre as it may sound but caterpillars could now help us get rid of plastic pollution! Read Full Story

Transgender children have strong sense of identity since childhood: Study
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 : According to a new study, acquiring knowledge about one's gender is considered a critical part of early childhood development. Read Full Story

Emotional eater? Your parents are to be blamed
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 : Are you an emotional eater? Do you tend to eat when you feel sad or upset? If yes, your parents are responsible. Read Full Story

Frozen fruits, vegetables help achieve your nutrition goals
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 25 : According to a recent study, people who consume frozen fruits and vegetable have significantly higher intakes of key nutrients, such as potassium, fiber and calcium. Read Full Story

Cannot cut burgers, pizzas from diet? Blame your genes
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 24 : After knowing that burger and pizzas are unhealthy, why are we incapable from cutting them from our diets? Relax and blame gene variants as a study finds that they affect the way our brain works and influence our food preferences. Read Full Story

Start placing bins at 1.5 m distance to boost recycling
Washington D.C. [USA], April 23 : For clean and safe environment, start placing bins at a distance of 1.5 metres away from suite doors as a study reveals that it can drastically boost recycling and composting rates by 141 percent. Read Full Story

Hitting the gym? Take your friend along
London [UK], Apr 23 : Believe it or not, exercising with a friend is anyday more productive than working out alone. Read Full Story

Stressed? Let go of negativity and find gratitude
London [UK], Apr 23 : Living in a fast paced environment can leave us stressed. Read Full Story

Marriage, children, not that important for millenials: Report
London [UK], Apr 23 : In stark contrast to the generation before them, young adults are turning away from marriage and children so as to pursue education and career. Read Full Story

Here's why you should stop drinking diet sodas
Atlanta [US], Apr 23 : Rise in temperature is directly proportional to the increased intake of artificially sweetened drinks. Read Full Story

Eat dark chocolates to turn back the clock on ageing
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 23 : Winding back the clock has never been so delicious! A team of researchers has found that dark chocolates can reverse ageing. Read Full Story

How Hyperpigmentation patients shield themselves from sun
Washington D.C. [USA], April 22 : A team of researchers has found that the patients with hyperpigmentation, a medical disorder that leads to darkening or increase in the natural color of the skin, are likelier to use sunscreen but not follow other sun protection measures like reapplying sunscreen after every two hours. Read Full Story

This Summer, put the right foot forward
New Delhi , Apr. 22 : Summer is here and with it, we have sun tan and sun burns too. Read Full Story

Eat-n- Drink your way to a hydrated summer
New Delhi , Apr. 22 : With heat and sweat, Summer brings some refreshing foods and drinks. Read Full Story

Meditation, yoga work better for women: Study
London [UK], April 22 : A team of American researchers have found that practicing mindfulness - meditation and yoga - benefits women more than men. Read Full Story

Hence proved! Women are the better bosses
London [UK], April 22 : In the battle of sexes as to who could be the better boss, here is another reason for women to rejoice! Read Full Story

Wit, creativity make you more attractive, only if you're male
London [U.K.], Apr 22 : If you are of the opinion that, when it comes to dating, you can attract partners by your wit, inherent charm, warmth and creativity as much as your physical appearance, you can pat yourself at your back, but only if you're a man. Read Full Story

When crossing busy streets is no child's play
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : Children are unsafe crossing the road on their own until they are 14, according to a team of researchers. Read Full Story

College blues? Turn to mindfulness
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : Heading off to college? A recent study has suggested that mindfulness may help freshmen stress less and smile more. Read Full Story

Enjoy the mania of being 'together'!
New Delhi , Apr 21 : The more people you have on a table, the more fun it is while having food. Read Full Story

'Threatened masculinity' makes men crack sexist, anti-gay jokes
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : Turns out, a shaky sense of self can make men crack sexist and anti-gay jokes. Read Full Story

Turns out, you can 'point out' a man's education
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : Knowing a man's education is as simple as looking at his fingers, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

Just when you thought brain games made you smarter
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 : You may want to be skeptical of ads declaring you can rev up your brain's performance by challenging it with products from the growing brain-training industry, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

Guide for men to beat the heat in style
New Delhi , Apr 21 : Summer is here and with that comes sweating and tanning. But it doesn't mean people, especially the men, need to be in their sloppy look. Read Full Story

Feeling exhausted? Skip the soda, opt for stairs
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 20 : Turns out, a quick walk up and down some stairs packs a more powerful and restorative buzz than a midday jolt of caffeine. Read Full Story

Lifelong learning may turn clock back on your aging brain
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 20 : You may want to stimulate your brain in early life as a recent study has found that it may help stay mentally healthy in older age. Read Full Story

Make your house summer-ready with these home decor tips
New Delhi , April 20 : Get ready to give new look to your house during this summer! Read Full Story

Social service cuts boozing habits in Female student-athletes
Washington D.C. [USA], April 20 : A team of British researchers has found that female student-athletes, who volunteer for community service and civic engagements, are less likely to engage in boozing or pot smoking . Read Full Story

Let your kids play on swings to help them learn how to cooperate with peers
Washington D.C. [USA], April 20 : Dear parents! Let your kids play on swings to enhance their collaborative skills of how to get along with others by adapting to a situation, compromising with someone and working toward for a common goal. Read Full Story

Scared of dentists? You are more likely to have tooth decay
Washington D.C. [USA], April 20 : Are you afraid of visiting a dentist and this dental phobia is not letting you treat your decayed tooth? Read Full Story

This Summer, say no to body odour
New Delhi , Apr 19 : Summer is here and with this is sweat and rashes. Sweat leads to odour, which most of the time, is depressing and literally nightmarish! Read Full Story

Milk sans fortification is nothing but wasted
New Delhi , Apr 19 : Much of the milk that we drink is in fact wasted! Read Full Story

Learn 57 words in two weeks, in your spare time
Washington D.C. [USA], April 1 : Do you wish to increase your vocabulary? Read Full Story

Porn addiction may hamper your relationship
Washington D.C. [USA], April 18 : Do you love watching porn in alone time? Read Full Story

Cleaning houses may be bad for your kids' health
Washington D.C. [USA], April 18 : Dear parents, beware! Providing ultra-clean environment to your kids may be bad as a study reveals that no early exposure to dirt and germs increases the instances of eczema, asthma, hay fever and childhood diabetes. Read Full Story

Prepare your skin before heading for holiday getaways
New Delhi , Apr 16 : If you are packing your bags for an exotic travel destination, make sure your skin is prepared to face the environmental onslaught of that place. Read Full Story

Planning your family? Try these Fertility Apps
New Delhi , Apr 17 : In this digital era where fast results and quick response to every single action has become mandatory, even a slight delay in the work results in stress and anxiousness. Read Full Story

This Summer, keep sunburn at bay
New Delhi , Apr 17 : Summers are here and with the season, comes the vacay mode as guest. Read Full Story

Even with head-up display, texting while driving not safe
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : Despite relatively less distraction from the head-up displays, a recent study has suggested that texting while driving is still a bad idea. Read Full Story

Kids are 'better readers' than they were over a decade ago
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : When it comes to the reading skills, kindergarten is the new first grade, according to a recent research. Read Full Story

Randomness peaks when you're 25
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : 25 is the "golden age," when people's ability to make random choices or mimic a random process, such as coming up with hypothetical results for a series of coin flips, peaks, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

Why having a 'nice' boss may be 'bad' for you
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : Those feeling stressed at work may want to rethink before blaming their bosses as it turns out, an unsupportive manager can actually be good for you. Read Full Story

Are you all ears? Your eyes indicate if you are
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 16 : Turns out, the eyes really are a window to the soul as a recent study has found that your pupils give away whether or not you are listening. Read Full Story

Can you secure your mobile phone with a fingerprint?
Washington D.C. [USA], April 16 : People, please be careful while setting fingerprint-based security systems of your cell phone, as a study suggests that similarities in partial fingerprints may be sufficient to trick biometric security systems on smartphones. Read Full Story

Love thy neighbour? It depends
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 : Do religious people love their neighbours? Yes, some neighbours, according to a study. Read Full Story

Technique that improves breast reduction outcomes
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 : A team of researchers has found that long-term breast reduction outcomes can be improved by using techniques that minimally disrupt the lower breast suspensory ligaments. Read Full Story

Our ancestors defeated virus from HIV family 11m years ago
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 : Viral fossils have revealed how our ancestors may have wiped out a primordial virus around 11 million years ago. Read Full Story

Language gap between rich, poor kids begins in infancy
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 : Low-income children are missing out on language learning both at home and at school, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

Your child's crooked bite is bigger problem than you think
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 : It can be reversed with multiple trips to the dentist, but according to a new research, your child's crooked bite may indicate early life stress. Read Full Story

Gambling addicts have poor ability to assess high risk situations, suggests study
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 15 : Gambling addicts, beware! Read Full Story

Understanding money can keep those old-age worries at bay
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 14 : Those possessing a greater understanding of finance are less likely to fret about life in their twilight years, according to a recent study. Read Full Story

A stranger's eye can help you pick best profile picture
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 14 : When it comes to your profile picture, you may want to let a stranger do the choosing as a recent study has suggested so. Read Full Story

Tips to enjoy a tech savvy summer vacation
New Delhi , Apr. 14 : As the fervor for the summer holidays starts this season, travelers are all set to gear up and unwind their adventurous sides. Read Full Story

Pudina- The Wonder Herb for sizzling summers
New Delhi , Apr. 14 : As the spine-chilling winter has marked its way out, it's time to prepare ourselves to combat the scorching heat. Read Full Story

In the modern age, fathers are becoming equally sensitive during pregnancy, says expert
New Delhi , April 14 : Although pregnancy seems like it is all about a woman, but according to experts in the growing age, modern day fathers are becoming equally sensitive and contributing to make this process smoother and complication free for mothers-to-be. Read Full Story

Eat Chia everyday for your daily dose of happiness
Washington D.C. [USA], April 14 : Depression has not been taken with much seriousness for long, due to social stigma or lack of awareness and diagnosis but is now an acknowledged malady that affects growing numbers of people across the world. Read Full Story

Married LGBT couples are healthier, happier and richer than singles, says study
Washington D.C. [USA], April 14 : US researchers have found that married lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) couples have better physical and mental health, more social support and greater financial resources than those who were single. Read Full Story

25 is 'golden age' when humans outsmart computers
Washington D.C. [USA], April 14 : Are you 25 or turning 25? Good news for you guys! A study finds that 25, on average, is the golden age when humans can outsmart computers with creativity and problem solving. Read Full Story

Sleep apps need a room for improvement: Study
Washington D.C. [USA], April 14 : Are you using a mobile app to sleep longer and deeper? You may want to stop it as a study finds out that most of these apps help users to set sleep-related goals, track and manage their sleep, but only a few of them make use of other methods known to help the chronically sleep-deprived. Read Full Story

More frequent the physical education, fitter, more informed the teens
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 13 : Frequent, long-term instruction in physical education not only helps teenagers be fitter but also equips them with knowledge about how regular physical activity relates to good health, according to a recent research. Read Full Story


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