mental stress

Stress could tell harder on women’s hearts


April 25th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Emotional upheaval is more likely to impose a heavier burden on women's hearts than men's, says a study.These findings show that coronary (heart related) blood flow ... Read more...

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Top Chinese policeman’s ‘leave’ raises many eyebrows


February 8th, 2012 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) A top Chinese policeman, who shot to national fame for leading a popular crackdown on organised crime, has gone on leave under mysterious circumstances amid rumours ... Read more...

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Brain’s response to stress can predict dementia


November 10th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 10 (IANS) A memory stress test could make it easier to predict who has greater chances of developing dementia.Researchers from the Queensland Institute of Medical Research (QIMR), with ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa in ICU after falling ill in jail


October 16th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 16 (IANS) Jailed former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa will be in the intensive care unit (ICU) of the state-run Sri Jayadeva hospital here for the next ... Read more...

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Teacher held for posing as Maoist extorting Rs.2 crore


May 14th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, May 14 (IANS) A government school teacher in Chhattisgarh who wanted to get even with his neighbour made extortion calls posing as a Maoist commander to several people using ... Read more...

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Hour of daytime sleep can lower blood pressure


March 1st, 2011 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 1 (IANS) Even an hour of sleep in daytime could help lower blood pressure after mental stress, researchers say. A study conducted by Ryan Brindle and Sarah Conklin from the ... Read more...

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Daytime nap is good for your heart: Study


March 1st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): Grabbing an hour's sleep during the day could have cardiovascular benefits, according to a new study.The study by Ryan Brindle and Sarah Conklin, from Allegheny College in Pennsylvania ... Read more...

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Top Relaxation Techniques For The Working Soul


December 3rd, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stress can be complicated. While stress levels differ from industry to industry and even individual to individual, stress can bring with it several psychological and other ... Read more...

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Rampant sexual harassment of female doctors in Karachi by male staffers


November 6th, 2010 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov 06 (ANI): Female doctors in Karachi have revealed that male paramedical staffers at Civil Hospital Karachi are harassing them, and it is causing serious mental stress among them.The harassment is ... Read more...

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CRPF soldiers in Kashmir Valley receive yoga training to combat stress


November 1st, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0 By Parvez ButtSrinagar, Nov.1 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officials in the Kashmir Valley receive yoga training as a stress buster, after the Valley ... Read more...

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Ninth Chilean Miner Comes Out Unharmed


October 13th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Chile, Oct 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rescue mission is in progress at the Atacama desert in Chile where 33 miners got trapped deep inside a copper mine more than ... Read more...

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Shiv Sena praises Judge Khan, Ayodhya petitioner Ansari


October 4th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) Calling him a patriot, the Shiv Sena Monday heaped praises on Justice S.U. Khan of the Allahabad High Court, which last week ruled that the Babri Mosque was ... Read more...

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Driving ‘bad for long term health’ while journey by bus ‘good for it’


September 20th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 20 (ANI): Driving could lead to long-term health problems, suggests recent research.Dr David Lewis, the psychologist credited with coining the phrase "road rage", warned stresses such as congestion and delays ... Read more...

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Korean healing therapy, a major draw in Shimla


September 12th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
By Hemanth ChauhanShimla, Sep.12 (ANI): A rising number of people in Shimla are getting drawn to a unique and age-old South Korean energy healing therapy, as scores of individuals here claim to ... Read more...

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China offers ‘anger-release’ service for netizens


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 23 (IANS) More than 400 online stores in China are providing "anger-release" service to their customers who wish to get rid of their mental stress caused by family matters, studies ... Read more...

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Kavya Madhavan files for divorce


July 24th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, July 24 (IANS) Popular Malayalam film actress Kavya Madhavan Saturday filed petitions for divorce and domestic violence here. She filed the divorce petition with the Ernakulam Family court while another one in ... Read more...

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Excess computer work creates craving for sweets


July 14th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Excessive work on a computer, including staring at the screen for a long time, creates a craving for sweet treats like chocolate and biscuits. The mental stress of computer ... Read more...

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Being Perfectionist Might Take A Toll On Health


July 13th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey July 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you thought that a perfectionist is perfect in all spheres of life, from professional works to his personal life and even in the sphere of ... Read more...

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Nine-year-old falls ill due to study pressure


June 4th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 4 (IANS) High study pressure took its toll on a nine-year-old girl in China who fell seriously ill, and her family ended up spending over $88,000 on medical expenses. The girl, ... Read more...

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To sleep at night, overcome stress during day


May 29th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, May 29 (DPA) Dealing with mental stress during the daytime is one way to get a good night's sleep as the body cannot switch itself into a relaxed mode at the ... Read more...

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Mental stress doesn’t distract young people behind the wheel


May 19th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A new study has shown that anxiety and depression do not play a role in teen motor vehicle accidents."Psychological distress does not appear to pose the risk we ... Read more...

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Student commits suicide due to exam pressure


May 13th, 2010 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
Agra, May 13 (IANS) A 19-year-old college student committed suicide in her hostel room here as she was under "tremendous mental stress due to examinations", police said Thursday. Ritu Saraswat, a fourth semester ... Read more...

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Spouses of Alzheimer’s patients at higher dementia risk


May 6th, 2010 - 4:03 am ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) People who nurse a spouse with dementia are at six times increased risk of developing the devastating condition themselves, says a new study. According to researchers, physical and mental ... Read more...

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AMU to start religious counselling for students


March 29th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 29 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will offer religious counselling and spiritual teaching programmes to help students overcome psychological stress, an official said Monday. "Within two-three days we will launch ... Read more...

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Cornell University Confirms Suicide Tally to be 6 Confirms


March 22nd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
March 22, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Two alleged cases of suicide at Cornell University have been confirmed. The authorized pronouncement has transported the overall amount of suicides perpetrated in this educational ... Read more...

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Doctor prayed to God to heal Beckham’s Achilles tendon


March 20th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 20 (ANI): The surgeon who operated on David Beckham's Achilles tendon has revealed that he prayed to God to help him heal the former England skipper's wounds.Dr Sakari Orava ... Read more...

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Update: Small Plane Crashes in Austin Building


February 19th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Austin, TX, Feb 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A small "Piper Cherokee" airplane crashed into a commercial building in Austin Tx, on Highway 183 in North Austin. This is an update to the ... Read more...

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TVS Jive launched in Andhra Pradesh


February 16th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Feb 16 (IANS) TVS Motor Company Tuesday launched TVS Jive, India's first auto-clutch motorcycle, in Andhra Pradesh and announced plans to introduce the same in Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh soon. J.S. Srinivasan, ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh official suspended on sexual abuse charges


January 20th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 20 (IANS) A forest department official was Wednesday suspended in Chhattisgarh after 12 women employees of the department levelled sexual abuse charges against him. "Ashok Sonwani, who was posted in Kanker ... Read more...

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Man kills senior citizen for ‘eying’ his wife


December 13th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) A 27-year-old man has been arrested for murdering his former employer's father, who, he suspected, had "bad intentions" towards his wife and was also pressing ... Read more...

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Thai universities nix cross-dressing at graduations


December 13th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, Dec 13 (DPA) A council of Thai university presidents has turned down a request from a transvestites' advocate group to cross-dress at graduation ceremonies as "inappropriate", media reports said Sunday. Siroj Pholphanthin, ... Read more...

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F1 champ Button reveals nightmare behind world title


November 1st, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Ace Formula One driver Jenson Button, who clinched the championship with a stunning drive in Brazil, has revealed the nightmare that lay behind his world title.Button (29) ... Read more...

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Kashmir kids burn books as parents fail to pay fees


October 23rd, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Oct 23 (ANI): Scores of students burnt their textbooks here after they were expelled from schools for failing to pay fees.Parents have not been paid salaries for six months by ... Read more...

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Soon, software to detect early signs of dementia


August 27th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): For older people, using computer could provide a warning that they may be experiencing the subtle early signs of dementia, according to a new study.Researchers at the University ... Read more...

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Japan celebrates India’s Independence


August 17th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IBNS
Kolkata, Aug 17 (IBNS) Indo-Japan Association (IJA) and Ghosh Yoga Institute (GYI), Japan celebrated 63rd Anniversary of India’s Independence on Saturday in a befitting manner there.According to report received ... Read more...

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