24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Person deprived of sleep is more likely to form false memory, says a new research. Researchers at Michigan State University and the University of California, Irvine found participants deprived of a night's sleep were more likely to have distorted memory.
19 Jul 2014
Toronto: Exercise and relaxation activities like yoga can positively impact people with social anxiety disorders, revealed scientists.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Common inhalers for asthma, that are used by millions of children across the globe, curtail their height by around half a centimeter, said a report.
23 Aug 2013
Taipei: Scientists suggest that retirees should plan their free time effectively to lead a happy and fulfilling life post-retirement.
16 Apr 2014
Los Angeles: A new research reveals that junk food, which lacks nutrition, can actually make one lazy.
01 Aug 2013
New York: When we think of cakes, we start picturizing chocolate, butter, dry fruits and something sweet. But now while baking a cake; many are adding ingredients that one would never have dreamt of.
20 Aug 2014
New Delhi: There is an urgent need for a rights-based legal framework to regularize surrogacy in India, a study report said on Tuesday.
03 Jun 2014
London: Do you grab that bottle of sleeping pills every time you have trouble nodding off? Try hypnosis instead. Researchers have shown that restorative slow-wave sleep or deep sleep can also be increased without medication - using hypnosis, a method that can influence processes which are very difficult to control voluntarily.
23 May 2014
Beijing: Glaciers in the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, home to several Himalayan rivers, have been shrunk by 15 per cent in the past three decades and the situation could worsen in future due to global warming, said Chinese scientists.
21 May 2014
New York: Not able to go the family way? Go get your cholesterol levels checked as high cholesterol levels may impair fertility in couples trying to achieve pregnancy.