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New Delhi, Aug 23 : Pet ownership, especially that of a dog, is associated with a decreased risk of cardiovascular diseases (CVD), says a new study.

London, Aug 23 : Parents, please take note. Researchers have designed a smartphone app to help new parents become more 'tuned in' to what their babies are thinking and feeling.

Washington D.C. , Aug 22 : People who think juices are not good for their health kids, take note! Juices are indeed good for children and improve their overall diet quality, claims a study.

Washington D.C. , Aug 21 : Voters may form false memories after seeing fabricated news stories, especially if they align with their political beliefs, suggest researchers.

London, Aug 21 : Living within 300 metres of urban green space such as parks, nature reserves or play areas is associated with greater happiness, sense of worth and life satisfaction, says a new study.

New York, Aug 20 : Even though selfies are popular, researchers say that those who post selfies are viewed as less likeable, less successful and more insecure.

Bengaluru, Aug 19 : A new survey found that most Indians felt napping at work might improve productivity, adding that a nap room could contribute towards better workflow.

Washington D.C. , Aug 19 : Men perhaps are more likely to victim-blame women who are sexually harassed because they may be more empathetic with the perpetrators, suggests research.

Washington D.C. , Aug 16 : Marching, wiggling and tapping a beat help children develop their self-regulation skills and improve school readiness, suggest researchers.

Washington D.C. , Aug 16 : A new study conducted on transgenders, gender nonconforming, genderqueer, and nonbinary students, has revealed that they find themselves subjected to more mental health disparities or problems as compared to their counterparts.

SEATTLE: Strategic Storage Trust IV, Inc. (SST IV), a public non-traded real estate investment trust, announced the acquisition of a 350-unit self storage facility in Redmond, Washington.

Washington D.C. , Aug 15 : A recent study has found that no harm is caused to newborns from opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) during pregnancy.

Washington D.C. , Aug 15 : Among all scams directed at old people including telephone, mail and internet scams, it is found that relatives financially abuse their elders more than strangers, according to a new study.

Washington D.C. , Aug 15 : The idea might sound a bit odd but having multiple spouses can be actually good for women, it has been found.

Toronto, Aug 15 : Nine-11 hours of sleep and no more than two hours of recreational screen time a day is what can save your children from becoming impulsive and make poorer decisions in life, find researchers.

Washington D.C. , Aug 14 : Scientists have developed an app that allows inspectors to detect devices that steal consumer credit and debit card data at gas pumps. The devices, known as skimmers, use Bluetooth to transmit the data they steal.

London, Aug 15 : As you sit through the night to binge-watch "Sacred Games Season 2" on Netflix, the no-sleep agreement with your wife may not be enough for you both to enjoy the show without fights.

Washington D.C. , Aug 14 : #MeToo movement that gained momentum last year has encouraged women to come out and speak about their personal stories of sexual harassment.

New Delhi, Aug 13 : When it comes to marriage, every two in three Indians believe that women with long, straight hair have an edge in finding a wedding prospect. No wonder then a massive 87 per cent Indians advise women against keeping their hair short, a study by a beauty brand has found.

New York, Aug 12 : While it might sound like fun to work around pets every day, veterinarians and people who volunteer at animal shelters face particular stressors that can place them at risk for depression, anxiety and even suicide, says a study.

Washington D.C. , Aug 11 : A simple snack is the best choice for maximising alertness and productivity on nightshift, suggests a study.

Washington D.C. , Aug 11 : Most people find the idea of workers being replaced by robots or software worse than if the jobs are taken over by other workers. But when their own jobs are at stake, people would rather prefer to be replaced by robots than by another employee, says a recent study.

New Delhi, Aug 11 : For those who can't resist coming to office drunk, be prepared for a breath analyser test as the employee attendance punching machine would now ask you to blow into it, and an app would immediately send a notification to the HR executive if you are found under the influence.

New Delhi, Aug 10 : If you are a night shift worker, eating at irregular hours is just par for the course, but it impacts the body. To limit this impact and maintain alertness and productivity, researchers say a light snack is better than a full meal.

Washington D.C. , Aug 9 : Parents take note! You might want to cut down on your kid's screen time. According to a new study, children who spend a lot of time in front of the screens are at a higher risk of gaining weight and abdominal obesity, regardless of how much they exercise.

New York, Aug 9 : Making exercise a stress outlet may help students attain recommended amounts of physical activity and to maintain that routine, students need social support from family and friends, said researchers including one of an Indian origin.

Washington D.C. , Aug 7 : Researchers examined two adjacent giraffe populations in Kenya to determine whether human activities and high predation affects their social networks.

New Delhi, Aug 7 : Do you think looks precede intelligence? Well, millennials find intelligence way more appealing than looks, according to a survey.

Washington D.C. , Aug 6 : Posting on social media, texting and appearing in photos under the influence of drugs is common among drug users and many regret this behaviour, suggests a study.

New York, Aug 5 : While adults are good at paying attention to what you tell them, children notice everything and hence are better at grasping new things, say researchers.

Washington D.C. , Aug 5 : Although adults can beat children at most cognitive tasks, new research showed that children have more sharp and focused minds as compared to them.

Washington D.C. , Aug 4 : Playing games on smartphones may relieve work stress more effectively than using a mindfulness app or a fidget-spinner toy, reveals a new study.

Washington D.C. , July 28 : While e-cigarettes help adults in quitting smoking but they also increase the risk of relapse in some of the former smokers, revealed a new study.

Washington D.C. , Aug 2 : Getting classified as 'feminine' or 'masculine' for the methods you adopt to protect the environment might come across as odd. But a new study says that some pro-environmental behaviours may be seen as either 'feminine' or 'masculine'.

New Delhi, Aug 2 : Digital games, like those on smartphones, may help in relieving stress after a day's work more effectively than a fidget-spinner toy, a new study suggests.

Washington D.C. , Aug 01 : Children born to aged parents tend to have fewer externalizing behaviour which includes physical aggression, disobeying rules, cheating, stealing, and destruction of property, than children of younger parents, suggests a study.

New York, Aug 1 : Loneliness and social anxiety is a bad combination for single people who frequently use dating apps, say researchers, adding that people who fit that profile were more likely to have experienced negative social outcomes because of their compulsive usage.

Washington D.C. , July 31 : Hot summers and physical activities can produce unpleasant sweaty smell. What if you can do away with the smell with a burst of pleasing aroma? Now, researchers have modified cotton fabric to release a lemony citronella smell upon contact with sweat.

Washington D.C. , July 31 : A recent study has claimed that those who engage in extra-marital affairs are more likely to get pulled up for misconduct at the workplace, thereby establishing the possibility of a link between personal infidelity and professional conduct.

New Delhi, July 31 : It is not just respiratory symptoms or a feeling of tiredness that asthma sufferers have to face daily, many of them even have to deal with shame and a sense of guilt using inhalers at work, preventing them from working to their full potential, new research has found.

New Delhi, July 31 : Chandeliers, fairy lights and lantern-lamps...we've seen them all. But the combination of glass and light has found new wings, as it is getting used in the light design industry to make unique 'light sculptures' that compete with traditional art.

New York, July 31 : People who cheat on their spouses are significantly more likely to engage in misconduct in the workplace, a study said.

New Delhi , July 30 : Gifts have been recognised as an effective means to build interpersonal relationships. However, gifts can also jump-start customer-brand relationships.

New York, July 30 : Bullying bosses are not just bad for the morale and well-being of employees -- they can also be bad for workplace safety, reveals a study.

Chicago, July 30: Many people think it's hard to brew a good cup of coffee, but really it's pretty simple. Patience and skill are all you need to make a cup of coffee that will knock your socks off. The following article may not give you patience, but it will give you the skill to create good coffee.

Chicago, July 30: Having a home business is a dream come true for many people. But the reality of running a home business can be a little different than the dream and you might need a little help. If you love your home business, but need a few pointers on how to keep it running, keep reading.

Washington D.C. , July 29 : Montmorency tart cherry juice which has long been used by gout patients, athletes for exercise recovery, and those seeking good sleep at night has been found to help improve cognitive performance in older adults, finds a study.

Washington D.C. , July 29 : Bullying bosses are not only bad for employees' morale and their wellbeing but also for workplace safety, reveals a study, which was published in the journal of 'Applied Psychology'.

New Delhi, July 29 : Will you return a lost wallet with Rs 6,000 in it to its right owner? Even if you do not intend to return a loaded wallet, most people would still do so especially when the wallet has more cash in it, reveals an interesting study.

Washington D.C. , July 28 : Being authentic is trendy today. In the modern world, consumers are constantly bombarded with advertisements claiming that products are 'luxury,' 'European,' created with 'old-world traditions and craftsmanship' and more, but how do people know if these descriptions are true?

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