deal with stress

Eco-tourism can stress wild orangutans

March 19th, 2012 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 19 (IANS) Wild orangutans can become stressed in the presence of eco-tourists over time. But they remain relatively less affected than other animals that show signs of chronic ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

NGO starts helpline for CBSE students

May 15th, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) With tension mounting over the results of the Central Board of Secondary Education's higher secondary examinations, expected to be declared by the end of this ... Read more...

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Blind therapists help Mexicans deal with stress

January 26th, 2011 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Jan 26 (IANS/EFE) A massage parlour in Mexico city has been providing residents its services for almost half a century - but with an all-blind therapist staff.The massage parlour's services ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Mums-to-be warned against liquorice

August 9th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Experts have advised expectant mothers to stay away from liquorice, a confectionery flavoured with the liquorice plant's root extract, as it might put their unborn child at increased ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Eating liquorice during pregnancy ‘ups kids’ disease risk in adulthood’

August 8th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 8 (ANI): Pregnant women who eat liquorice could be increasing their unborn child's risk of diseases later in life, a new study has found.Experts London's Great Ormond Street Hospital and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Poplars, just like humans, also feel stressed

May 7th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Just like humans, trees too, feel stressed. And scientists have now claimed that hormone suppression could help common poplars- cottonwoods and aspens-deal with stress.Trees' stress can come from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Genes may determine our ability to empathize

November 18th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): Scientists at Oregon State University have discovered that empathy can be inherited.They say that carriers of certain genes are better able to read people's feelings than others. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Writing poems or songs can help beat the blues

February 16th, 2009 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Feeling blue? Well then, try writing poems or songs, for a new study has suggested that doing so could help your brain deal with stress.Putting pen to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |