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Online posts get sad as it gets smoggy outside

A person's sensitivity to air pollution was greater on weekends and women were two times more sensitive than men.

23 Jan 2019 2:03 PM

Brain stimulation may relieve depression symptoms

Researchers found that most stimulation locations produced no effect on volunteers' mood.

01 Dec 2018 8:46 AM

Here’s how music helps people with dementia

According to a new study, music may even help in improving the mood of people with dementia.

24 Nov 2018 2:35 PM

Here's how mood swings and brain signals are related

The new decoding technology could also be extended to develop closed-loop systems for other neuropsychiatric conditions.

14 Sep 2018 1:41 PM

Being in a bad mood could make you more productive

Researchers found being in a good mood may hamper time-keeping and organisational skills.

21 Jul 2018 10:43 AM


Now, a sex robot that will snub suitors if they fail to get her in mood

According to Dr Sergi Santos, his creation, Samantha, will shut down if bored or if the sensors hidden under her skin are not stimulated.

18 Jun 2018 12:08 PM

Teens who get more sleep may curb screen time

It turns out that extra time awake is almost all just sitting around - it has no health benefits.

28 Apr 2018 5:41 PM

Is social media behaviour linked to weather outside?

The research was carried out by researchers at Universidad Carlos III De Madrid.

26 Apr 2018 4:26 PM

Dark chocolate can boost mood, reduce stress

Here is what a new study has found.

25 Apr 2018 11:50 AM

Gut feelings really do stop you from making mistakes, says study

According to experts, gut-to-brain signals are a powerful influence on emotions, mood and decisions.

24 Mar 2018 12:08 PM


14 simple ways to increase happiness, according to science

From de-cluttering the desk to getting lots of sleep, science reveals 14 simple ways people can feel more content.

21 Mar 2018 3:59 PM

No new 'learning' brain cells after age 13: study

The hippocampus has also been linked to mood, stress, and some neurological diseases in humans.

08 Mar 2018 1:31 PM

Teachers can treat children's mental health problems: study

School-based services targeting child behaviour problems were quite effective, relative to services targeting child attention problems.

03 Mar 2018 5:40 PM

Consuming turmeric improves memory and mood: study

The study, published in the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, involved 40 adults who had mild memory complaints.

28 Jan 2018 6:05 PM

Bosses with mood swings make workers most anxious

A total of 60 teams of staff were examined, they shared a single supervisor but worked independently of each other.

04 Jan 2018 3:28 PM


Stressed out parents less likely to cook homemade meals

If parents feel stressed or depressed, they may also pressure their children to eat more at the meal.

26 Nov 2017 8:40 AM

Find out why men become so grumpy at noon

Study shows, young men experience a slump in mood at around 2pm everyday.

22 Aug 2017 5:38 PM

Study says women’s brains are more active

Experts say brains of women are significantly more active in areas involved with focus, impulse control and emotions.

09 Aug 2017 8:47 AM