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Warm parenting offers hope for callous, unemotional kids


July 25th, 2012 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Syndey, July 25 (IANS) If a child receives consistent and warm parenting in a secure family environment, it can prevent them from psychopathic acts and violent crime in adulthood, says ... Read more...

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Giving time away can give you more of it, says study


July 15th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 15 (IANS) Many people are strapped for time, finding it difficult to complete their multiple tasks within a day. However, a new study suggests that volunteering our limited ... Read more...

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Women with heart disease likely to have girls: Iran study


April 22nd, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, April 22 (IANS) Women with some heart disease are more likely to give birth to girls, says a study conducted by a university in Iran. It found that 75 ... Read more...

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‘Smelly food’ can keep you off unwanted pounds


March 25th, 2012 - 7:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Smelly food can keep you off unwanted pounds as stronger smells led to smaller bite sizes and less consumption, says a new study.Smaller bite sizes are ... Read more...

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Wikipedia top rated for mental health information


February 16th, 2012 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 16 (IANS) Wikipedia is the most highly rated website for providing information on mental-health related topics, a study reveals.Researchers from the University of Melbourne assessed a range of ... Read more...

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Excessive ritualism linked to mental disorder


December 29th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, Dec 29 (IANS) Hypersensitivity and sticking to childhood rituals may be an early warning sign of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) later. Its symptoms include excessive washing or cleaning, ... Read more...

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Testosterone might not be the fountainhead of youth


October 23rd, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 23 (IANS) Ageing men who look to testosterone for a bit of rejuvenation might be in for disappointment to know that it is not all that effective. Researchers ... Read more...

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Study suggests that ichthyosaurs might have been food for the Sea monster Kraken


October 11th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study suggests that ichthyosaurs, which were previously thought to be on top of the ancient sea food chain, might have been a meal for ... Read more...

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Don’t remember? Or don’t think you remember?


September 15th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) One day you notice a group of boys passing by in a park. The next day you learn police are looking for someone to identify him ... Read more...

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Study reveals that Sleep apnea is linked to dementia


August 10th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has found that sleep apnea is linked to memory degradation and dementia. The study was conducted by a group of researchers led by ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Food addiction - a condition with clinical symptoms


July 12th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 12 (IANS) A new study has found that food addiction is an identifiable condition with clinical symptoms, characterised by a psycho-behavioural profile as in conventional drug-abuse disorders.The study ... Read more...

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Greenland ice loss can fill world’s 11th largest lake


May 25th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 25 (IANS) Two of the three largest glaciers draining a frozen Greenland have lost so much ice that, if melted, could have filled Lake Erie, the world's 11th ... Read more...

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Small gene set in cell powerhouse causes male infertilty


May 16th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 16 (IANS) While causes of male infertility have never been understood, a recent study suggests that genes located in the energy centre of humans, the mitochondria, can now ... Read more...

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Exposure to light imparts nutrition to green salads at groceries


May 4th, 2011 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A new study suggests that seeing the expiry date of green salads is not enough, it is advisable to pick greens which have more exposure to light than ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

It’s tough for teenaged girls to live in Britain: Study


April 17th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Teenaged girls in Britain seem to be putting up with quite a challenging time than their mothers probably did. A new study suggests that twice as ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Carrots can help prevent breast cancer


April 6th, 2011 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Carrots can halt the progression of breast cancer in the early stages of the disease, a study says.The retinoic acid, which is contained in carrot, also ... Read more...

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Sleeping your way to weight loss


March 30th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) What better way to lose oodles of fat than sleeping soundly through the night after making certain changes in your diet and exercise. Actually you can ... Read more...

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6-8 hrs’ sleep, less stress best natural way to cut flab


March 30th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 30 (ANI): Wondering how to lose weight without much effort? Don't stress and get some good sleep.A new Kaiser Permanente study has found that people with the lowest stress levels ... Read more...

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‘Maths for boys’ stereotype develops in second grade


March 15th, 2011 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 15 (IANS) Gender stereotypes regarding maths may develop as early as the second grade, says a new study. Children applied the stereotype to themselves: boys identified themselves with ... Read more...

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People act morally if somebody is watching


March 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) A new study says that most people would be quite comfortable pocketing an extra $20 note they receive in change, especially when the cashier is not ... Read more...

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Elderly don’t see pedestrians as well as younger drivers


March 8th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 8 (ANI): New study suggests that elderly drivers are half as likely to see pedestrians on the sidewalk due to a limited field of view, and compensate in part by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lifestyle intervention helps women cut pregnancy flab


March 1st, 2011 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 1(ANI): A lifestyle intervention can help women control their weight gain during and after pregnancy, according to a new study.It will also help normal-weight, obese and overweight women return ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Defensive military alliances promote peace: Study


February 11th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A Rice University study has suggested that countries that enter into defense pacts with other nations are less likely to be attacked and attack others.The study, co-authored by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Up to 40pc of clothing bought online is returned


February 5th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): Up to 40 per cent of clothing purchased online is returned to the retailer, according to a new research.The study suggests that online shopping may be on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Diet Programs May Not Cut Disease Risk


January 28th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many weight loss programs, pill manufacturers, and other diet aides have been preaching for quite some time how dieting can help improve health, and that weight loss programs ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fox ‘may have been early man’s best friend’


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): New findings by University of Cambridge-led team suggest that early man may have preferred the fox as a pet rather than dogs.Scientists analysing remains at a prehistoric burial ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Household chores can send BP soaring!


January 14th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Doing routine household chores like cooking and cleaning can send your stress levels and blood pressure (BP) soaring. A study suggests that stresses and strains of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Abstinence, binge drinking linked to increased risk of cognitive impairment


January 11th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A new study has associated abstinence and binge drinking to increased risk of cognitive impairment.The study, conducted at the University of Turku, University of Helsinki and National Institute ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Second-hand TV exposure linked to eating disorders


January 9th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 9 (IANS) For parents anxious about the negative influence of TV on their children, here's another worry - having friends who watch a lot of TV can be even more ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Lasting relationships key to good mental health: Study


January 4th, 2011 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Long relationships have a positive effect on people's mental health - even if they are not married, a study has found.The study has found that men and ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

TB patients at a higher risk for lung cancer: Study


January 1st, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 1(ANI): A new study has found evidence of increased lung cancer risk among people with tuberculosis.Researchers at China Medical University and Hospital in Taiwan randomly selected 1 million patients covered ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New genes are as essential for life as ancient ones: Study


December 17th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A study has revealed that new genes that have evolved in species as little as one million years ago can be just as essential for life as ancient ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Kids Eating Low Sugar Cereals Tend to Eat Healthier


December 14th, 2010 - 10:59 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When children are given more nutritious low sugar cereals, they will tend to make other healthier choices, according to a new study. Even when they are allowed to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

High School Grades Might Influence Health


December 11th, 2010 - 1:41 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study suggests that those students who make better scores on high school will be more likely to lead healthier lives as adults. This would lead one ... Read more...

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Sleep deprivation wipes out memories associated with fear


December 8th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): It's a common conception that sleeping on a problem might drive it away, but a new study suggests that that's not necessarily true.An important component of anxiety disorders, ... Read more...

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