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Take breaks, sleep to learn better


August 21st, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 21 (IANS) Trying to master a new skill or new dance steps? Make sure you take good breaks while training because you'll learn faster than if you push ... Read more...

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Nick Lachey can’t wait to be father


August 12th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 12 (IANS) Singer Nick Lachey, expecting his first child with wife Vanessa, can't wait to enter fatherhood."I can't even explain how excited I am. For someone who ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep can slow you down


July 29th, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 29 (IANS) If you sleep only for five to six hours, it is bound to affect your work negatively. Experts recommend eight hours of sleep for ideal health ... Read more...

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Power cuts lead to sleep-related disorders in Pakistan


June 21st, 2012 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) Long hours of electricity cuts, particularly at night, has led to an increase of sleep-related medical and psychiatric disorders among the Pakistani people, health experts ... Read more...

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Abu Dhabi police to crack down on noise polluters


June 8th, 2012 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, June 7 (IANS/WAM) The Abu Dhabi Police will launch a campaign starting June 10 to identify violators of laws against noise pollution.The Gulf News daily said in an ... Read more...

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Intake of sleeping pills can be fatal


November 24th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) A recent study found those who took sleeping tablets were 36 percent more likely to die at any given time than others.In the study American researchers ... Read more...

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Less sleep among teens may cause weight gain


October 24th, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) Sleeping less than eight hours a night may cause weight gain in teenagers. "Sleep is food for the brain. When teens do not get enough sleep, ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep during adolescence skews brain wiring


October 10th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 10 (IANS) Lack of sleep during adolescence could skew the brain's wiring and makes it malfunction, neuroscientists say.Researchers have found that short-term sleep restriction in adolescent mice prevented ... Read more...

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Train, flight services normal in Mumbai


July 14th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) But for some delays due to heavy rain, train and flight operations in India's commercial capital were normal Thursday morning, a day after a terror ... Read more...

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Live-tweeting on Osama raid, Pakistani becomes celebrity


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) An Information Technology consultant in a small town in Pakistan has become the latest Twitter celebrity following an all-night live-tweeting session on the sudden ... Read more...

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Quaid’s addiction almost cost him everything in life


April 13th, 2011 - 1:55 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 13 (IANS) Actor Dennis Quaid has revealed that his addiction to drugs almost cost him everything in life."My greatest mistake was being addicted to cocaine. I ... Read more...

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Study says that sleep-deprived people eat more


March 24th, 2011 - 11:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Researchers at the Columbia University have concluded that sleep-deprived people tend to eat more than when they have had enough sleep.For years scientists have been baffled ... Read more...

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Scottish teens to get sleep training in schools


March 16th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 16 (ANI): Schools around Scotland are to be offered resources to teach teenagers how to get enough sleep.The teaching pack created by the charity Sleep Scotland is to be used ... Read more...

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Older parents are happier with more kids: Study


March 8th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): A new study has found that while having more children makes young couples unhappy, bigger families bring parents joy in midlife and beyond.MPIDR demographer Mikko Myrskyla and Rachel ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep ‘ups risk of colon cancer’


February 9th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A groundbreaking new study has found that lack of sleep is associated with an increase risk of colon cancer.Lack of sleep has been already linked with higher risks ... Read more...

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Late nights ‘increase risk of strokes, heart attacks’


February 9th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Prolonged sleep deprivation and disrupted sleep patterns can have long-term, serious health implications, new research from Warwick Medical School shows.Leading academics from the University have linked lack of ... Read more...

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Lack of good night’s sleep a major health concern


January 27th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 27 (IANS) Almost two-thirds of people struggle to get a good night's rest, which according to a British research, constitutes a major public health concern.Some 60 percent adults admit rarely ... Read more...

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5 easy steps to pump up your heart


January 12th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Want to keep your heart healthy? Then you need to know the following.Holly Andersen, director of education and outreach at the Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute of NewYork-Presbyterian ... Read more...

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Poor sleep ups risk of heart disease, stroke: Study


November 15th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): People who sleep poorly or don't get enough of it are a higher risk for heart disease and stroke, researchers have found.Emory University School of Medicine researchers surveyed ... Read more...

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Snoring provokes couples to sleep apart!


November 8th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): A survey by the Etap Hotel group has revealed that a quarter of couples admit they sleep in separate beds because one partner has an "unbearable" habit ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep ‘affects extroverts the most’


November 1st, 2010 - 11:08 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that outgoing people are affected the most by lack of sleep.Researchers from the Walter Reed Army Institute in Maryland found that extroverts denied ... Read more...

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Why lack of sleep keeps some chirpy while others grumpy


October 26th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): Ever wondered how some stay perky all day with just a few hours of sleep, while others remain cranky all day? Scientists believe it's all in the genes. ... Read more...

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Tips to stay happier at work


October 24th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Experts have offered a few tips on how one can make his or her occupation and workplace more enjoyable.Tom and Dian Griesel, the co-founders of The Business ... Read more...

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Oz women high on weight and work, but low on sex: Survey


October 12th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 12 (ANI): Women in Australia are overweight, overworked and when it comes to leisure time they report just 30 minutes a day, according to a new poll.'Australia's Biggest Health Check' ... Read more...

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Wyclef Jean Hospitalized On Sunday For Stress And Fatigue


September 28th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Sep 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wyclef Jean, the famous Hip Hop artist was hospitalized in New Jersey on Sunday, as he was suffering excessive from fatigue and stress. He confirmed the ... Read more...

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Woody Will Smith of KY Pleading “Caffeine Insanity” in Wife’s Murder


September 21st, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A Kentucky man who was charged with killing his wife by strangling her until she was dead with an extension cord is all set to plead “not guilty ... Read more...

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Sound sleep insures against obesity among kids


September 7th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) Sound sleep very early in life is the best insurance against obesity, a research has found. Babies, toddlers and pre-school children sleeping less than 10 hours a night are ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep linked to mental illness: Oz study


September 1st, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sept 1 (ANI): An Australian research has suggested that youngsters who get very little sleep are more prone to mental illness.Nicholas Glozier of the University of Sydney said that lack ... Read more...

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1 in 5 Oz workers admit to sleeping on the job


August 26th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 26 (ANI): In a new survey, one in five Australian workers admitted taking a nap at work to catch up on missed sleep.The survey was commissioned by Virgin Active Health ... Read more...

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Snoozing 4 hours a night causes acute sleep deprivation


August 10th, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 10 (ANI): Sleeping for four hours a night for 5 days in a row can affect the brain as acute total sleep deprivation does, says a new study."Instead of going ... Read more...

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July weather makes it the grumpiest month


July 12th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 11 (ANI): Hot days and humid nights, the typical weather in July, create more mood swings than in any other month, a new Brit poll reveals.The survey of 6,000 ... Read more...

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Poorer mothers have lower status than road sweepers, claims psychologist


June 30th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 30 (ANI): A British psychologist has stated that mothers have a lower status in society than street sweepers, making them feel unvalued.Oliver James said that women feel unvalued when they ... Read more...

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Lack of adequate sleep can result in weight gain


June 25th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The next time you decide to stay awake to watch your favourite midnight soap or reach out for that cup of coffee post dinner you might want ... Read more...

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Kissing Stewart in Eclipse felt ‘more natural’, says Pattinson


June 17th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 17 (ANI): British actor Robert Pattinson has confessed that kissing actress Kristen Stewart felt 'more natural' in the Twilight Saga: Eclipse.The 24-year old actor said that filming smooching scenes with ... Read more...

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Mums do compete to prove theirs is the perfect family


June 15th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): If a new survey is to be believed, then mothers are in constant competition with each other to prove that theirs is the perfect family.In the survey, it ... Read more...

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