behavior changes

Kashmir border fence affecting wildlife

September 1st, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Sep 1 (IANS) Landmines have killed and maimed many wild animals straying into the barbed wire corridor marking India's Line of Control (LoC) with Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir.The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Bariatric surgery can ’safely’ cut health risk in severely obese

March 15th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 15 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that bariatric surgery can result in long-term weight loss and significant reductions in cardiac and other risk factors for some severely obese adults.The statement is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New mums ‘grow bigger brains within months of birth’

October 21st, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): New research from the National Institute of Mental Health suggests that the brains of new mothers bulked up in areas linked to motivation and behaviour, and that mothers ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Preventive medication, behavior changes help fights frequent migraines

October 12th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): In a study aimed at combating frequent, disabling migraine headaches, the combination of preventive medication and behavioral changes offered significant relief for 77 percent of the individuals.Though daily ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Risky alcohol-related driving behavior becomes worse at age 21

June 1st, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): Alcohol-related driving-risk behaviours among college students become worse at the age of 21, according to a new study."Drinking and driving endangers the safety of not only the drinking ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Watch less TV and burn more calories!

December 15th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 15 (ANI): Lessening the time spent in front on television can help burn calories, according to a new study.As per the background information of the study, an average adult watches ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Text message reminders can encourage healthy habits

November 17th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 17 (ANI): Text messages or reminders on cell phones can prove useful in improving healthy habits amongst people, according to a new study.The research study published in the November issue ... Read more...

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Postpartum anxiety, behavior changes ‘delay puberty in offspring’

June 11th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): Maternal postpartum anxiety and behavior changes can lead to a delayed onset of puberty in both birth and adoptive daughters, says a new mice-based study.Such anxiety and changes ... Read more...

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Monkeys on Indonesian islands cant recognize calls from big cats

January 18th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): A new research has shown that monkeys living on the Mentawai islands in Indonesia, do not recognize the calls of tigers and leopards, among other animals.Conducted by Jessica ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |