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  Life   Health  08 Aug 2017

Life, Health, 08 Aug 2017

'Unrealistic' media portrayals of pregnancy put women at risk

Online media also jeopardized some women's feelings about their bodies.

08 Aug 2017 5:49 PM

Live happier by following these steps

Here is what they are.

08 Aug 2017 5:20 PM

Instagram pictures of depressed people turn blue

Computers, applying machine learning, can successfully detect depressed people from clues in their Instagram photos.

08 Aug 2017 5:10 PM

Mysterious condition causes girls to grow penises when they turn 12

The condition is caused due to a halt in production of a male hormone in the womb which causes the child to appear female at birth.

08 Aug 2017 2:24 PM

Mini-human brains grown in the lab may halt Alzheimer's disease

According to researchers process involves transforming skin cells into neurons, which are then 3D printed into structures resembling brain.

08 Aug 2017 11:48 AM


Brain function can be affected by action video games

Shaped like a seahorse, hence its name, the hippocampus is the part of the brain that helps people to orient themselves.

08 Aug 2017 11:19 AM

There are people who do not have permanent heart muscle loss, says study

According to researchers some people can naturally recover both heart muscle mass and function.

08 Aug 2017 10:46 AM

Chemicals used in furniture may lower unborn baby’s IQ

Researchers find strong evidence of polybrominated diphenyl ethers' (PBDE) effect on children's intelligence.

08 Aug 2017 10:37 AM

Blood pressure fluctuations linked to dementia, says study

According to researchers daily variation in blood pressure may cause changes in brain’s structure contributing to development of dementia.

08 Aug 2017 10:27 AM