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Facebook makes it harder for broken hearts to heal


September 21st, 2012 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Before the age of internet, a relationship ended with complete sundering of ties as both partners moved on. But Facebook with 900 million users is now ... Read more...

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Keeping awake eases impact of traumatic events


January 18th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Staying awake after experiencing a traumatic event greatly mitigates its effect, but falling asleep only worsens such an impact.If the traumatic scene is revisted or ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Women find terrorism coverage more distressing


October 30th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Oct 30 (IANS) Exposure to coverage of terrorism on TV seems to impact women more powerfully than men as it spurs negative feelings and moodiness.Such women also testified ... Read more...

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Can it hurt consumers to tell white lies?


October 23rd, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Consumers who tell little white lies to avoid offending service providers are actually shielding those who inconvenience them. "Most consumers have told an inquiring server that ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Power without status glories in demeaning others


September 21st, 2011 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) People who possess power but lack status tend to engage in activities that demean others, says a new study.That explains why the government clerk is so ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

More people turn to god in societies under stress


August 9th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 9 (IANS) Many more people turn to god in stressed societies and also seem happier. However, when peace and plenty reign, people are happier independently of their religious ... Read more...

Posted in World |

How companies make you buy cosmetics? (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Companies generate negative feelings in consumers so that they go for their cosmetic products to make themselves look attractive, says a study.The idea is to appeal ... Read more...

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Looking attractive propels people to buy cosmetics


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Emotional reasons which involve self-esteem and looking attractive to the opposite sex, propel people to buy and use cosmetics, according to a new study."Our emotions often ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pain of social exclusion can be deep, long-lasting


May 11th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Ostracism or being boycotted by your community may not leave outer scars but it can cause pain that often is deeper and lasts longer than a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Monkeys too are racists: Study


April 10th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): We know that many people are prejudiced towards others based on group affiliations - be they racial, ethnic or religious.Now, a new research, using monkeys and led ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Post-sex blues overtake a third of women


March 31st, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 31 (IANS) You don't get to hear of post-sex blues often, but a third of women experience it at some point.Postcoital dysphoria or the experience of negative feelings ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

One third of women in Australia suffer post-sex blues


March 30th, 2011 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study has found that one third of all women in Australia have experienced post-sex blues at some point, and the reason for it is not clear.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Is joyful parenthood overrated?


March 3rd, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Raising a child is emotionally and intellectually draining, and often requires professional sacrifice, financial hardship and declines in marital satisfaction.However, many parents still insist that their children are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ambidextrous people ‘easier to manipulate than right-handers’


February 22nd, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Almost 90 percent of people use their right hand for almost all activities, while the remaining 10 percent is divided between the left-handed and the ambidextrous, people who ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How using Facebook can lead to a roller coaster of emotions


February 9th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Does Facebook makes you feel that everyone's having fun except you? You may be just overestimating your friends' happiness, suggests a new study.A Stanford University research has ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Uncaring dad inspired Elton John to succeed in life


February 4th, 2011 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) Elton John says being angry about his relationship with his father is what led him to his fame as a musician.The openly homosexual pop star wishes his father, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Arabs more threatened than Jews after watching violent clips


January 28th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) A study revealed that the level of threat the Arabs feel after watching a violent clip was significantly higher than for the Jewish participants.The study was conducted by ... Read more...

Posted in World |

How watching terror coverage on TV weakens mental well-being


January 28th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A new University of Haifa study has suggested that watching TV coverage of terrorist events can lead to deterioration of psychological resources, such as commitment and a sense ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Committed customers don’t like logo redesigns: Study


January 12th, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A new research has found that loyal customers who are strongly committed to a brand react more negatively toward logo redesigning, while more casual customers typically view the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chronic pain takes a toll on primary care providers as well as patients


December 17th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A new study has pointed out that chronic pain is takes a toll on primary care providers as well as their patients.While there are many studies that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Friendless kids risk spiraling into depression by adolescence: Study


December 17th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that kids with no friends can become social outcasts who risk spiraling into depression by adolescence.The study by researchers at Concordia University, Florida ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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...

Posted in Life Style |

What happens when people turn their backs on brands they once loved?


November 16th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new study has found that people get emotional when they end a relationship with a brand they once loved."Customers who were once enthusiastic about a brand may ... Read more...

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Bonding over problems can be stressful for women


November 14th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A study has found that female friends who dwell on each other's problems show an increase in stress hormone cortisol and in activity of the sympathetic nervous system.However, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How to practice ’safe stress’ during the holidays


November 14th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): Those who feel stressed, lonely and anxious during holidays can take a breather, for experts have new tips on how to keep such negative feelings at bay and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Common anxiety disorders make it tougher to kick the butt


October 26th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): Researchers may now have a reason to explain why many smokers struggle to kick the butt.According to a new study conducted by the University of Wisconsin Center ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Speed Hating - the latest fad that lets you vent if you just hate dating


October 10th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 10 (ANI): Bored of the regular dating scene and want to take out your frustration on a complete stranger? Then you would certainly love the latest fad-Speed Hating.In this perfect ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New love test to tell if relationship will succeed


October 8th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) A love test designed by scientists can tell what the chances are of a relationship being a success. Researchers have used the quiz to predict the outcome ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

82 Year Old Man Bites Police Officers Over Pet Peeve!


September 7th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sometimes it is difficult to understand people and their mentality. Human mind act according to the whims and wishes. A man is always known by his ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Most New Yorkers don’t want Islamic centre near Ground Zero


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 3 (IANS) Two-thirds of New York City residents want a controversial Muslim community centre and mosque to be relocated farther away from the site of 9/11 terrorist attack, ... Read more...

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7 in 10 New Yorkers want proposed mosque away from Ground Zero: Poll


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 3 (ANI): Seven out of ten New Yorkers participating in a New York poll, want the proposed Muslim community center and mosque to be relocated away from Ground Zero ... Read more...

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Former crown princess presides over ‘Mrs Nepal’ contest


August 29th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Aug 29 (IANS) As Nepal still hesitates to bid a final adieu to the crown, the women in the deposed royal family have been the first to adapt ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Brooding Russians less distressed than Americans


July 14th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 14 (IANS) Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy portrayed Russians as brooding, complicated people. Ethnographers have confirmed that Russians tend to focus on dark feelings and memories more than westerners do.But a new ... Read more...

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Russians brood, but don’t fall into depression like Westerners: Study


July 14th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): A new study says that although Russians are pensive, they don't fall prey to depression like Westerners do."Russians focus more on their negative feelings than Americans do, but ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Money cannot buy happiness


July 2nd, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
London, July 2 (IANS) Money can buy you security but not happiness, says a new study. A worldwide survey of happiness of over 100,000 people has shown that there is a link between ... Read more...

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