Positive student-teacher relationships benefit students' long-term health

Washington [US], October 29 (ANI): Teens who have good, supportive relationships with their teachers enjoy better health as adults, suggested the study published by the American Psychological Association.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 21:02 IST

Power couples give birth to new kids in the start-up block, nurture old ones amid COVID

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): They vowed to stay together, for better or for worse. As 2020 brought unprecedented times with the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, they stuck together -- some utilising the stay-at-home time in starting new ventures, some making the existing ones stronger like their relationship.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 17:05 IST

Workplace interruptions lead to physical stress

Zurich [Switzerland], October 28 (ANI): Interruptions in the workplace may lead to physical stress, suggested a study.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 23:19 IST

Social isolation increases risk of high blood pressure, hypertension in women

Vancouver [Canada], October 28 (ANI): Loneliness and social isolation may increase the risk of high blood pressure and hypertension in women, suggested a study.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 22:56 IST

Guide to reduce breast cancer risk with self examination

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Breast cancer, a silent but potentially fatal disease can affect both women and men, though cases in men account for 1 per cent of all cases, according to experts. A breast cancer cell can develop in any part of the breast leading to ductal cancer, lobular cancer, phyllodes tumour, angiosarcoma among others.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 22:45 IST

Good mental health, better sleep for physically active people

Washington [US], October 28 (ANI): In the middle of the pandemic this spring, researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) conducted a survey among members of Kondis, a Norwegian fitness training organization.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 20:22 IST

5 lip-smacking recipes to try on Eid Milad-un-Nabi

New Delhi [India], October 28 (ANI): Eid Milad-un-Nabi will be celebrated in India on Friday in memory of the Prophet Muhammad. The Holy Prophet was born on the twelfth day of Rabbi-ul-Awwal in Saudi Arabia's Mecca in 571 AD. Rabbi-ul-Awwal is the third month of the Islamic year. Eid-e-Milad is both a time of rejoicing and a time of mourning since the Prophet passed away on the same day in 632 AD.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 14:56 IST

Study reveals impact of family structure on puberty onset in girls

Washington [US], October 28 (ANI): Girls who do not live with both parents from birth to age two may be at higher risk of starting puberty at a younger age than girls living with both parents, suggests recent research.

Updated: Oct 28, 2020 08:17 IST

A study has demonstrated that omega-3 rich foods improve post-heart attack prognosis

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has shown that regularly consuming foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids, from both animal and vegetable origins, strengthens the membranes of the heart and helps improve the prognosis in the event of myocardial infarction.

Updated: Oct 27, 2020 21:03 IST

NYU researchers find most dentists have experienced aggression from patients

Washington [US], October 27 (ANI): Roughly half of U.S. dentists experienced verbal or reputational aggression by patients in the past year, and nearly one in four endured physical aggression, according to a new study led by researchers at NYU College of Dentistry.

Updated: Oct 27, 2020 08:06 IST

Study shows how exercise stalls cancer growth through immune system

Solna [Sweden], October 26 (ANI): A recent study suggested that people with cancer who exercise generally have a better prognosis than inactive patients. Now, scientists explain 'Why?'

Updated: Oct 26, 2020 23:07 IST

War songs and lullabies behind origins of music

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Love is not the reason why we sing and create symphonies--at least not the primary reason, according to a new evolutionary theory of the origins of music.

Updated: Oct 26, 2020 20:11 IST

Air pollution, green space, built environment characteristics may influence body mass index during initial years of life

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Exposure to higher air pollution levels and greater population density during the early months of life may be associated with an increase in children's body mass index (BMI).

Updated: Oct 26, 2020 20:05 IST

NYU researchers warn that kid influencers are promoting junk food brands on YouTube

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Kids with wildly popular YouTube channels are frequently promoting unhealthy food and drinks in their videos, warn researchers at NYU School of Global Public Health and NYU Grossman School of Medicine in a new study.

Updated: Oct 26, 2020 11:29 IST

Study reveals details behind transplant disparities experienced by patients of colour

Washington [US], October 26 (ANI): Studies have observed that patients of colour are less likely to receive kidney transplants than white patients, but it's not clear when during the transplant evaluation process this disparity occurs.

Updated: Oct 26, 2020 08:35 IST

LFW 2020 features special show 'All About India' to promote artisans and their craft

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], October 25 (ANI): From flares of colour to layers of print, this year's Lakme Fashion Week featured special show 'All About India' which focused on the importance of artisans and the crafts of India.

Updated: Oct 25, 2020 21:01 IST

Noise may impact brains of adults, cause difficulty in functioning

Washington [US], October 25 (ANI): Higher levels of noise may impact the brains of older adults, making it difficult to work without help, suggested a study.

Updated: Oct 25, 2020 20:03 IST

Study reveals fear encourages physical distancing during pandemic

Washington [US], October 25 (ANI): A recent study has identified two key messaging components, that is, negativity and anthropomorphism or attributing human characteristics to nonhuman objects, could improve the persuasiveness of those appeals and trigger compliance of the COVID-19 social distancing norm.

Updated: Oct 25, 2020 14:18 IST

Body image issues may be stemming from COVID-19 anxiety: Study

Cambridge [England], October 25 (ANI): A number of body image issues amongst men and women may be linked to anxiety and stress stemming from COVID-19, suggest the findings of a new study.

Updated: Oct 25, 2020 13:24 IST

Study focuses on molecular link between diet, risk of cancer

New York [US], October 25 (ANI): A direct molecular link between meat and dairy diets and the development of antibodies in the blood that increase the chances of developing cancer has been identified by a team of researchers.

Updated: Oct 25, 2020 12:59 IST