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Male weightlifters do better after watching porn


August 20th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 20 (IANS) Male weightlifters can lift heavier objects after watching erotic videos, a study has found.Scientists showed different types of video clips to male athletes and then studied ... Read more...

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Anderson aims to ‘turn things round’ in Oz ODI series for World Cup momentum


January 26th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Adelaide, Jan 26(ANI): England fast bowler James Anderson believes that his return can help save the national team from humiliation in the ongoing seven-match ODI series against Australia.Anderson is back in the ... Read more...

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Energy drinks work when consumed moderately


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 03 (ANI): A new study has revealed that moderate consumption of energy drinks can improve people's response time on a lab test measuring behavioral control, but those benefits disappear as ... Read more...

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Retirement ‘leads to a substantial reduction in tiredness, depression’


November 24th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): A new study has shown that retirement leads to a substantial reduction in mental and physical fatigue and depressive symptoms.However, the research has also concluded that retirement does ... Read more...

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How to boost brains of young men


January 12th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): Exercise is not only good for overall health, but also beneficial for grey matter. Researchers have shown that fitter a man is, the higher his IQ.According to Daily ... Read more...

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You may sleep better after retirement


November 2nd, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) People are likely to sleep better after they retire, a new study has found. The findings suggest that this general improvement in sleep is likely to result from ... Read more...

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Sleep disturbances decrease after retirement


November 2nd, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Retirement brings with it a sharp decrease in the prevalence of sleep disturbances, says a new study.The findings of the study suggest that this general improvement in sleep ... Read more...

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Fatigue during longer high-pressure tests not detrimental to performance


June 1st, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 1 (ANI): A study report issued by the American Psychological Association says that spending hours taking a high-pressure aptitude test may cause a person to feel mentally fatigued, but it ... Read more...

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Teenage chess prodigy hopes to turn Grandmaster this year


March 14th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
By T.S.V. Hari Chennai, March 14 (IANS) After a good outing in three international meets in Sri Lanka, India's teenage chess prodigy N. Srinath is aiming to become a Grandmaster (GM) by the ... Read more...

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Exercise before ’stressful’ job more effective


February 26th, 2009 - 7:23 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Exercise is better in the morning if you have a stressful job, as mental fatigue can affect physical performance, says a new study. Researchers at Bangor University found ... Read more...

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Mental fatigue can lower physical endurance


February 24th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Researchers from Bangor University have found that mental fatigue can have an adverse impact on the physical performance of individuals.They found that when participants performed a mentally ... Read more...

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Emotional, psychological problems trigger erectile dysfunction


January 8th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 8 (IANS) Erectile dysfunctions are more common among people who are depressed or anxiety ridden, a recent study says.Emotional as well as psychological problems resulting in mental fatigue, stress, guilt ... Read more...

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A walk in a park a day can help keep mental fatigue at bay


December 19th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): A simple walk in the park a day can help improve your memory and attentiveness, according to a new study.The new study led by Marc G. ... Read more...

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Oz cricket team now needs a full time shrink!


November 15th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.15 (ANI): The Australian cricket team is on the lookout for a full-time travelling sports psychologist to prevent players from breaking down mentally. According to the Courier Mail, South Africa and ... Read more...

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Brain breathalyzers may scan astronauts for stress


July 3rd, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): Scientists would now be able to look for signs of stress in astronauts, thanks to a portable brain scanner could study brain activity, which makes it a ... Read more...

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Nagging really does work wonders on men


May 8th, 2008 - 1:41 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): Women who think that they are wasting their time and energy nagging their husbands should reassess their opinion, for a new study has found that nagging does ... Read more...

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6 in 10 gym enthusiasts make excuses to skip workouts


November 14th, 2007 - 2:46 am ICT by admin
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