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Washington, Sept 15 : Tattoos are one of the popular ways to change one's appearance, while expressing oneself.
Washington, Sept 15 : A new study has demonstrated that adolescents and young adults who smoke marijuana on a regular basis might use the drug as a way to manipulate their negative moods.
London, Sept 15 : A new study has observed that walking or cycling to work can improve people's mental health as compared to driving.
Washington, Sep 15 : Do you think the smartphone is a source of undue stress? Try this app created by three students at the University of California-Berkeley that claims to make them a source of goodness.
New York, Sep 15 : Adolescents and young adults who smoke marijuana frequently may attempt to manage negative moods by using the drug but end up feeling worse, says a new study.
New York, Sep 15 : At a time when scientists the world over are looking for ways to extend smartphone battery life, a new study suggests that rapid charging and draining does not damage lithium ion electrodes as much as earlier thought.
London, Sep 15 : Can a smartphone app judge how moral you are in daily life? Yes it can, say researchers.
New York, Sep 15 : To dissuade smokers in a better way, the message on cigarette packets should be changed from "Warning: cigarettes cause cancer" to "Warning: Quitting smoking reduces the risk of cancer", researchers say.
New York, Sep 15 : Are your servings big? Or you're pairing the food you crave with something unhealthy? There are some mistakes that can make cravings more intense and frequent.
New York, Sep 15 : If you have a kid that throws tantrums all the time, identify if he/she has aggressive tendencies. The next step is to begin early intervention to stop them from turning into violent criminals or psychologically-troubled adults.
Washington, Sep 14 : Two Boston University graduates have developed a new smartphone app to turn job hunting into a thrilling social experience.
New York, Sep 14 : Look closely at your partner's recent Facebook behaviour to find out if he is spying on you. According to a new study, some young lovers are increasingly monitoring their partners and boast about their relationships on the social networking site.
Washington, Sept 14 : A new study has revealed that professional networking or schmoozing can leave some people feeling "dirty".
Washington, Sept 12 : A new study has indicated that people residing in liberal countries are happier on average however, individually, conservatives are happier than liberals no matter where they lived.
Washington, Sept 14 : A new study has indicated that young people who have had mentors are likelier to succeed in their careers.
Washington, Sept 14 : Founder of online dating site OKCupid, Christian Rudder, has revealed about the things that make online users' profile photos good.
Washington, Sept 13 : A new study has revealed that it is the wife's happiness that plays key to a happy marriage for their husbands.
New York, Sep 13 : In families where love and support are generally scarce, even perceived favouritism may lead to use of alcohol, cigarettes or drugs by children, says a study.
New York, Sep 13 : To all the husbands out there: the key to a quality marital life is to keep your wife happy no matter what.
London, Sep 12 : Whether you're walking the catwalk or down the high street, there is always an urge to look good but it requires a great skincare routine, says an expert.
London, Sep 12 : It is a myth that most sex toys are bought by young, single women. In fact, sales of sex toys is split evenly between both the sexes, claims the world's biggest study of sex toy sales.
London, Sep 12 : Children who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from sleep walking, night terrors or nightmares by the time they are 12-year old, says an alarming study.
New York, Sep 12 : Having a mentor early in life can lead you to better personal and financial life in the future, says a study.
New York, Sep 12 : The privacy changes in the recent past on the social networking site Facebook have made it difficult to reveal personalities of people peeping into your profile or 'liking' your posts, say researchers.
By Nury Vittachi : If they invited me on one of those radio shows where you choose your top 10 music tracks, I would choose the national anthem 10 times, so that everyone in the country would have to stand up for an hour.
New York, Sep 12 : In India's human-dominated agricultural landscapes where leopards prowl at night, it is not livestock that is on the menu but the man's best friend - dog.
London, Sept 11 : A new survey has revealed that most of the small condoms are brought by men.
Washington, Sept 11 : A new research has revealed that children from rich families are likelier to show behavioral problems, like aggression and defiance, after their parents' separation.
Washington, Sept 11 : A new study shows that lesser suicide rates are associated with more daily sunshine in the preceding 14 to 60 days.
Washington, Sept 11 : In a new study, scientists have claimed that people suffering from depression manage their depression better while attending office than taking a sick-leave.
London, Sep 11 : If you find it dificult to keep pace with the high levels of energy of your male kid, chances are that he will be good at studies, says a study.
London, Sep 11 : Gambling is not always bad, especially for those who indulge in it for fun and are in control of their gambling habit, says a new study.
Washington, Sept 11 : A new research has revealed that dog breeds gain more popularity from movies featuring them.
Washington, Sept 11 : A new study has revealed that although verbal and physical bullying decreases as students grow older, cyberbullying increases.
London, Sep 11 : Do you know which time of the week people swear the most? It would be Monday at around 5 p.m.
Washington, September 10 : A new study has found that treatment at the earliest age when symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) appear significantly reduces symptoms and developmental delays.
Washington, September 10 : A new study has found that daily use of cannabis affects teenagers' educational attainment.
New York, Sep 10 : Youngsters who regularly attend religious services and describe themselves as spiritual are less likely to experiment with drugs and alcohol, indulge in narcissism and avoid risky sexual behaviour, a study indicates.
Washington, Sept 10 : A new study has revealed that regular consumption of mango by obese adults may lower blood sugar levels and does not negatively impact body weight.
London, Sep 10 : If you cannot resist overeating despite the obvious health risks, you may well be suffering from an eating addiction which, as a study shows, is a behavioural disorder and could be categorised alongside conditions such as gambling.
London, Sep 10 : Young people cope better with the loss of a loved one because they have balanced stress hormones and a robust immune system that get weakened as we grow older, say scientists.
Melbourne, Sep 10 : Despite its unpleasantness, pain may actually have positive social consequences, acting as a sort of "social glue" that fosters cohesion and solidarity within groups, says a study.
Washington, Sep 10 : Triggers such as the smell of popcorn at a movie theatre or a commercial for a snack may have a stronger pull for obese people due to differences in brain chemistry, says a study.
New York, Sep 10 : If the very thought of taking risks gives you goose bumps, it could be due to your brain structure, says a study.
London, Sept 9 : A new study has revealed that job hopping can really hamper one's career, as people who have five or more jobs over 10 years put off bosses.
Washington, Sep 09 : A new study has revealed that when people feel socially disconnected they are likelier to find other people's faces alive.
Washington, Sep 09 : Chocolate experts has recently crafted a chocolate teapot that did not completely melt even after boiling the water to brew a cup of tea, it has been reported.
Washington, Sept 9 : A new study has suggested that social networking programmes that are designed to help people lose weight might help fight against obesity globally.
New York, Sep 9 : Jewellery owners often find it difficult to figure out how to fit everything in a box. Decorate the saucers or cake stand with your precious pieces to display them while also improving the look of your abode.
London, Sep 9 : Social networking programmes designed to help people lose weight could play a role in the global fight against obesity, according to new research.
New York, Sep 9 : In the age of technology, how do we replenish our social connections when we feel disconnected from our friends and acquaintances?
New York, Sep 9 : Take some time out to give your workspace a new look. Give a personal touch, make use of holders or plants -- and be more productive at work.
New York, Sep 9 : Wearing a wrong size bra could lead to neck, back and shoulder pain. Not with the 3D printed ones though.
Sydney, Sep 9 : If you want to be mentally and physically present "in the moment" and feel good about yourself, shun inhibitions and try belly dance for a change.
London, Sep 9 : Looking for a healthy way to start your day? Why not try a delicious smoothie, packed with nutritious fruit and vegetables that not only helps in starting your day in the best way but also helps in keeping your digestive system running smoothly.
New York, Sep 9 : Teenagers who live with single parents are more likely to use alcohol and marijuana than those who live with two college-educated parents, says a study.
Washington, September 8 : A relatively new test has been developed to identify a dangerous form of antibiotic resistance.
New York, Sep 8 : If you managed to control your desire to have sex with your partner before tying the knot, have heart as the wait was worth it!
London, Sep 8 : There is no standard beauty regime for all seasons and an expert suggests that it's important to switch your beauty routine.
New York, Sep 8 : Do you know why despite your best efforts, the slice of pizza you are about to enjoy flops over and dangles from your fingers?