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Facebook, Twitter lowering your confidence?


July 9th, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) Ever felt low if your friend gets more likes or tweets than you? You're not alone. Comparisons on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter ... Read more...

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IPL is a big party, says Ryder


July 1st, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, July 1 (IANS) New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder Sunday called the Indian Premier League (IPL) a "big party".Ryder's international career hit a roadblock after he admitted to having ... Read more...

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High drop-out rate hits Delhi’s tobacco cessation centres


June 4th, 2012 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) The sight of haphazardly placed posters and pamphlets saying 'Quit Smoking' and showing a stubbed out cigarette in an ashtray signals a smoker's failed attempt ... Read more...

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‘Satyamev Jayate’ gutsy, sensible show: Viewers


May 6th, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) From filmmakers to clinical psychologists to professors - everyone has given the thumbs up to Aamir Khan's television show "Satyamev Jayate", saying it is a ... Read more...

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Parenting moving towards mutual growth, freedom


April 15th, 2012 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Do your homework, eat whatever is on the table and don't ever try to be naughty. Parenting has moved beyond the reprimands and stern etiquette ... Read more...

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Text messages can soothe stressed souls


April 11th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) Text messaging is often rapped for promoting reckless driving, but it could be good for people who feel stressed out, isolated or alone. Adrian Aguilera, professor ... Read more...

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Ryder ready to make a comeback with IPL-5


March 29th, 2012 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 29 (IANS) New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder will make his comeback to cricket with the Indian Premier League (IPL) after a four-week break from the sport due ... Read more...

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Down Syndrome patients need early intervention (March 21 is World Down Syndrome Day)


March 20th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Even though Down Syndrome (DS) remains an incurable condition, experts believe that acceptance by the family and early intervention go a long way in ensuring ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Indian eves dominate Everest run


May 12th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, May 12 (IANS) Nearly three decades after Bachendri Pal became the first Indian woman to summit Mt Everest, this spring, the subcontinent's eves continued to dominate the ascent of ... Read more...

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Heart patient? Here’s how to deal with World Cup madness


April 1st, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) As anxiety builds up around Saturday's India-Sri Lanka World Cup final, cardiologists have a word of advice for heart patients: Take medicine on time, ensure ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Watching Japan coverage can up traumatic symptoms


March 18th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 18 (IANS) Round the clock media coverage of the Japan earthquake disaster could put people at greater risk of developing traumatic reactions, says a clinical psychologist.Ian de Terte ... Read more...

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Sex addiction to be formally recognised as a psychiatric disorder


March 14th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): Sex addiction is about to become formally recognised as a psychiatric illness.Experts are considering including the 'addiction', in which sufferers have relentless sexual urges that feel out ... Read more...

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Breast cancer treatment lowers sex drive


March 13th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Treatment of breast cancer in women can have many side effects like lowered sex drive and hair loss. Myra Hunter, clinical psychologist at the Maudsley National ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Meet the NY therapist who solves patients’ problems by stripping off!


March 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A 24-year-old New York woman, with an interest in psychology, conducts therapy sessions during which she removes her clothing.By slowly peeling away the layers of her clothes during ... Read more...

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Three quarters of kids aged 5 use Internet every day: UK study


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 02 (ANI): A new UK study has suggested that nearly three quarters of children under the age of five use the Internet every day.The research has revealed that as many ... Read more...

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Rise in number of Aussies seeking treatment for sex addiction


March 2nd, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 2 (ANI): Psychologists have reported that there is a rise in the number of patients referred to them who are seeking treatment for sex addiction.Clinical psychologist and sex therapist ... Read more...

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Facebook really can lead to divorce


March 1st, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): Facebook and other social networking sites can help you meet that special someone if you're single. But improper use of social media can turn even the healthiest ... Read more...

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Breastfeeding not always best for mums


February 20th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that many new mothers are under so much pressure to breastfeed, they have been psychologically distressed by their experiences.The women, who all gave ... Read more...

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Looking for the perfect man or woman? Just find out his or her birth order


February 1st, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): If clinical psychologist Linda Blair is to be believed, finding your perfect partner could be just one easy step away.In her new book 'Birth Order: What Your Position ... Read more...

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Friends And Neighbors Of Calyx Powers Schenecker And Beau Powers Schenecker Holds Candlelight Vigil


January 30th, 2011 - 9:11 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Residents of the Hillsborough County are indeed having a tough time as they try to console their children who are perplexed about the recent happening at ... Read more...

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How American Muslims coped with 9/11 aftermath


December 23rd, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): 'Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind' is a famous aphorism by Albert Einstein.Now a Tel Aviv University researcher is exploring the link between ... Read more...

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How partners perceive each other’s emotion during relationship fight


December 19th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): New research from Baylor University psychologists has shown that how each person perceives the other partner's emotion during a conflict greatly influences different types of thoughts, feelings and ... Read more...

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It takes only 7 seconds for us to judge another person


December 13th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13 (ANI): A clinical psychologist has stated that it takes just seven seconds for us to judge another person when we first meet them.Linda Blair, clinical psychologist and author of ... Read more...

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Venting about boss with colleagues may boost productivity: Study


December 10th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): Keeping your feelings buried has never done anybody any good, and now a new study suggests the same applies even at work.Workers who want to earn themselves an ... Read more...

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Sex Is Important Even For Old Men Aged 70 to 95


December 8th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 8, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A research organized by Australian canvassers has determined that the maintenance of sexual energy is important for men, even those aged 70 to 95. The ... Read more...

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Cambridge University newspaper runs topless photo of pupil


November 24th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) The Cambridge University's newspaper has published for the first time in 63 years the picture of one of its female students posing topless to promote a fashion brand ... Read more...

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Obstructive sleep apnea may shrink brain’s gray matter


November 13th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 13 (ANI): A new research suggests that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may cause structural defects in the brain's gray matter, resulting in problems with cognitive functions such as attention and ... Read more...

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Junk foods should be out of school canteens: NGO


November 9th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Chips, burgers, pizzas, kathi rolls and other junk foods have become the preferred snack for children, and are even sold in school canteens, leading to lifestyle diseases ... Read more...

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Parents urged to boycott Barbie Doll which has an inbuilt Camera


November 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sydney, Nov 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A clinical psychologist in Australia has highlighted the risk posed by a new Barbie doll that has an in-built camera. The camera which is hidden in the ... Read more...

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Distance could make Hollywood couples’ relationships work


November 2nd, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 02 (ANI): Celebrity-couple relationships always seem to suffer and it is believed that spending too much time together could be the reason for them falling apart.David Arquette and Courteney Cox ... Read more...

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Device that reads and interprets your dreams may soon be a reality


October 28th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): A US researcher has claimed that the day may not be far when it would be possible to read people's dreams and interpret them.The aim is not to ... Read more...

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Calvin Klein ad could fuel cases of gang rape, say experts


October 20th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 20 (ANI): A Calvin Klein's jeans ad has connotations of gang rape, according to sexual assault workers.Experts fear images portraying violence against women in advertising could fuel cases of gang ... Read more...

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Yoga May Help Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms


October 16th, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to researchers, yoga may help fibromyalgia sufferers feel less pain, have less fatigue and relieve their anxiety. This was the results which were given by participants of ... Read more...

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1 in 6 people stash away money from their partner in secret bank accounts


October 12th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 12 (ANI): One in six people own a secret bank account that they hide from their partner, according to a new study.According to the Daily Mail, of the people ... Read more...

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Study: Couples who have daughters are more likely to divorce


October 7th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Census figures over a long period of time have shown that having a daughter makes divorce more likely. Studies have shown that couples who are blessed with sons are more ... Read more...

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