adolescent boys

Why did NoTW spike Arthur C. Clarke paedophile story?


July 8th, 2012 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) The now-defunct News of the World (NoTW) spiked an exclusive story that exposed famous science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke as a paedophile because the author ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Camel killed in Kazakhstan to end suicides


April 28th, 2012 - 10:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) People in a Kazakh town have sacrificed a white camel in a bid to end an adolescent "suicide epidemic" blamed on an evil spirit that ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Without dads boys go wild, girls unaffected


November 27th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 27 (IANS) Adolescent boys are likely to turn to delinquency if they do not have a father figure in their lives. However, the presence or absence of fathers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lack of motivation, equipment decreases physical activity in boys


March 31st, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a lack of equipment and venues - and a lack of motivation even if those were available - are the main barriers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

TI Cycles pedalling up the value chain


March 25th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 25 (IANS) Following a strategy of moving up in the bicycle value chain and marketing a product in varied price points, the city based Tube Investments of India ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Starting school earlier lowers obesity risk: Study


December 15th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Scientists have found an effective way to fight the epidemic of childhood and adolescent obesity.They suggest a simple step that might help cut the problem down to size: ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“The Well (Vihir)” rated “Best Picture” at New York festival


November 20th, 2010 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 20 (IANS) Pune filmmaker Umesh Kulkarni's "The Well (Vihir)", the story of two adolescent boys standing on the crossroads of life, has won the "Best Picture" award at ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Binge drinking increases impulsive behavior in males


November 17th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): A new study has found that adolescents into binge drinking are more likely to engage in risk-taking behavior.It is already known that impulsive behavior is caused by acute ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Low salt intake in teens’ diets ‘cuts heart disease, stroke risk in adulthood’


November 15th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): A research has indicated that eating smaller amounts of salt each day as a teenager could reduce high blood pressure, heart disease and stroke in adulthood.Conducting a sophisticated ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women stay away from math out of their own free choice


October 27th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Ever wondered why there are such few women in math-intensive fields? Two psychological scientists at Cornell University believe women aren't innately poor at math; instead they choose to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Movie Preview: The Well (Vihir)


September 24th, 2010 - 11:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Movie Preview: THE WELL (VIHIR)Directed by UMESH KULKARNIINDIA, 2009, 120 min. US Premiere.Marathi (with English subtitles)Cast: Madan Deodhar, Alok Rajwade, Renuka Daftardar, Dr. Mohan Agashe, Jyoti Subhash, Sulbha Deshpande, Girish Kulkarni, Amruta ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brain abnormalities cause antisocial behaviour and drug abuse in boys


September 24th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): Malfunctioning brains are to be blamed for antisocial behaviour such as drug abuse, breaking laws, and reckless attitude in boys, a new study has revealed."Brain responses to everyday ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chronic pain hits women much harder than men


August 13th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women experience chronic pain longer, more intensely and more often than men."Chronic pain affects a higher proportion of women than men around ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women experience chronic pain more often than men: Study


August 13th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that women experience chronic pain longer, more intensely and more often than men."Chronic pain affects a higher proportion of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Authoritative parenting style guides kids to better nutrition


July 4th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): An authoritative parenting style is associated with more frequent family meals, researchers from the University of Minnesota have found.Their data further indicated that family meals have a positive ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Young Indian women falling victim to tobacco?


May 31st, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) Did you know that 8.3 percent of Indian girls between 13-15 years of age consume some form of tobacco? The statistic acquires significance as World No Tobacco ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Preliminary Study Say Video Games Don’t Effect Sleep


April 16th, 2010 - 10:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In an article which was posted by Rueters in 2007, we were told that "excessive" PC game time impairs sleep memory. In the article they ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Boys, girls understand being ‘mean’ and ‘bitchy’ the same way


March 3rd, 2010 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Adolescent boys have a similar understanding and experience of 'mean' behaviours and 'bitchiness' as girls, a new study has found.In the study, psychology researchers explored relational aggression and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Depression sparks obesity in girls


February 24th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Depression could increase levels of cortisol - stress hormone - in adolescent boys and girls but may trigger obesity only in girls, a new study has found."This is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

1 in 10 US teens exhibits symptom of problem gambling


October 24th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): One in 10 adolescent boys exhibits a symptom of conduct disorder as well as a symptom of risky or problem gambling, according to a new U.S. study.The study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Arnie triggered iron-pumping competition among ‘Predator’ cast


November 14th, 2007 - 2:31 am ICT by admin
Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Subscribe