Thursday, Jun 20, 2024 | Last Update : 03:32 PM IST

  Life   Health  31 Jul 2017

Life, Health, 31 Jul 2017

Rewards may not make people hit the gym on a regular basis

People thought earning the incentive would be easy but were way overoptimistic about how often they'd go.

31 Jul 2017 8:20 PM

Here's how stress-booze combo messes with your head

The study's findings suggest healthier alternatives to combat stress.

31 Jul 2017 6:15 PM

Immune cells may mount attack on Parkinson's disease

The neuroscientists-immunologists collaboration provides important evidence for ways in which the immune system help battle the disease.

31 Jul 2017 4:33 PM

Poor sleep can add three-centimetres to your waistline: study

Researchers analysed 1,615 adults who reported how long they slept and kept records of food intake.

31 Jul 2017 4:12 PM

Is excessive sugar intake during pregnancy correlated to asthma in babies?

Scientists have been trying to discover and explain the cause of rise in occurrence to this inflammatory disease.

31 Jul 2017 3:23 PM


New 'ninja' drug to fight Alzheimer’s developed

Drug targets toxic proteins in the brain and stops dementia in its track.

31 Jul 2017 1:39 PM

Letting dog lick your face is a bad idea

Experts reveal dog owner’s are at high risk of potentially catching deadly disease when they allow pooches to lick their faces.

31 Jul 2017 12:20 PM

Lipstick makes a woman feel smarter!

Lipstick effect is psychological phenomenon in which wearing cosmetics makes individual feel sense of overall enhancement.

31 Jul 2017 8:20 AM

Smiles are of three kinds, says study

According to research, the three kinds of smiles are that of reward, affiliation and dominance.

31 Jul 2017 8:02 AM

Child abuse and neglect linked to gender inequality, says study

Researchers found rates of discrimination against women substantially influence levels of child physical abuse.

31 Jul 2017 7:48 AM


Fire in the belly!

This is not the fire that propels you to work and get things done. but the literal fire in the stomach.

31 Jul 2017 12:11 AM

A hoopnotic vigour

Once relegated as a toy for children, the hula hoop is now acquiring a brand new image of a fun fitness tool in the city.

31 Jul 2017 12:03 AM