Large doses of intensive therapy is better for children with cerebral palsy: Study

Washington [US], October 25 (ANI): During a recent study, scientists reported that children with cerebral palsy benefited most from 60 hours of Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) over four weeks.

Updated: Oct 25, 2021 00:04 IST

Dairy intake lowers risk of fractures among older care home residents

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): Increasing intake of foods rich in calcium and protein such as milk, yoghurt, and cheese, reduces falls and fractures in older adults living in residential care, according to a new study led by an international team of scientists.

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 19:29 IST

Study sheds light on benefits of eating nuts for breast cancer survivors

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): Is eating nuts beneficial for breast cancer survivors? A new study suggests it is.

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 19:09 IST

Want to increase kids' vegetable intake? Here's how you can do it!

Washington [US], October 24 (ANI): Parents, take note! Filling half of a child's plate with fruits and vegetables isn't just recommended by the United States Dietary Guidelines, it also helps increase the amount of produce that kids end up eating, according to a new Penn State research.

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 18:57 IST

Spending time in nature promotes early childhood development, study finds

London [UK], October 24 (ANI): Want to ensure your child hits their expected developmental milestones? Recent research by the University of British Columbia suggests living in areas with high exposure to green space can help set them up for success.

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 18:24 IST

Study finds why people tend to remember stressful events better

Berlin [Germany], October 24 (ANI): When the brain stores memories of objects, it creates a characteristic pattern of activity for each of them. Stress changes such memory traces.

Updated: Oct 24, 2021 18:09 IST

Researchers find how retirement impacts social support, wellbeing

Canberra [Australia], October 23 (ANI): Australian couples moving into retirement tend to maintain their social networks, and many see an improvement in their mental health and wellbeing, according to a recent study led by researchers at the University of Technology Sydney.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 22:50 IST

Extra brain processing during sleep enhances learning of new motor skills: Study

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): Practice makes perfect, but sleep helps, too. Learning and executing a new motor skill can be enhanced if you can get additional memory processing during sleep, according to a recent study led by researchers at Northwestern University.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 22:35 IST

Good night's sleep can help mitigate infant obesity risks: Study

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): New research from investigators at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and collaborators suggests that newborns who sleep longer and wake up less throughout the night are less likely to be overweight in infancy.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 21:50 IST

Study finds illness related messages significant motivators for exercise

Ottawa [Canada], October 23 (ANI): According to a recent study led by researchers at the University of Waterloo, fitness apps that emphasise illness- or death-related messaging are more likely to be effective in motivating participation than are social stigma, obesity, or financial cost messaging.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 15:15 IST

Know these benefits of wine's red grape pulp

Washington [US], October 23 (ANI): Better not to keep the mashed, leftover pulp from red grapes in the early process of making wine aside, as according to a new Cornell University-led food science study, viticultural leftovers have numerous nutritional benefits.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 14:52 IST

Karva Chauth 2021: Couples breaking stereotypes by breaking fast together

New Delhi [India], October 23 (ANI): Close your eyes and think of Karva Chauth. What comes to mind? Perhaps a woman, dressed in a glittering red saree, holding a chhanni (sieve) in her hand, facing her husband.

Updated: Oct 23, 2021 14:56 IST

Karva Chauth 2021: Stand out this festive day with these easy makeup looks

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): Karva Chauth, an important festival for married couples has always been about dressing up to the nines and sporting elaborate makeup looks for women.

Updated: Oct 22, 2021 19:13 IST

Karva Chauth 2021: Relevance of sargi and what goes into a traditional sargi thali

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): Karva Chauth, a festival that generally falls 10 days after Dussehra, is one of the most popular Indian festivals and is mostly observed annually in the northern part of the nation. It is a celebration of love, marriage and the unbreakable bond shared between a husband and wife.

Updated: Oct 22, 2021 15:59 IST

Stand out this Karva Chauth with five must-have jewellery pieces

New Delhi [India], October 22 (ANI): As we spent yet another year at home in our pyjamas, the ongoing festive season has given us the perfect excuse to dress up!

Updated: Oct 22, 2021 15:47 IST

Study suggests spending time in nature promotes early childhood development

Washington [US], October 21 (ANI): If you want your child to hit their expected developmental milestones, then new UBC research suggests that living in areas with high exposure to greenspace can help set them up for success.

Updated: Oct 21, 2021 22:31 IST

Study explores how retirement impacts social support, wellbeing

Washington [US], October 21 (ANI): New research shows that Australian couples moving into retirement tend to maintain their social networks, and many see an improvement in their mental health and wellbeing.

Updated: Oct 21, 2021 22:29 IST

Too little, too much sleep linked to cognitive decline: Study

Washington [US], October 21 (ANI): Older adults who sleep short or long experienced greater cognitive decline than those who sleep a moderate amount, even when the effects of early Alzheimer's disease were taken into account, according to a new study led by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

Updated: Oct 21, 2021 14:06 IST

Health of older people tied to motivation, finds study

Washington [US], October 20 (ANI): Motivation science investigates what it is that people desire and dislike or even fear, how these desires, dislikes, and fears are transformed into goals, how people go about pursuing these goals successfully or disengage from them if necessary, and how these processes change over time.

Updated: Oct 20, 2021 22:21 IST

Study shows how to increase kids' vegetables, fruits intake

Washington [US], October 20 (ANI): Parents, take note! Filling half of a child's plate with fruits and vegetables isn't just recommended by the United States Dietary Guidelines, it also helps increase the amount of produce that kids end up eating, according to a new Penn State research.

Updated: Oct 20, 2021 13:54 IST

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