Researchers develop mathematical model to design healthier diets for disease prevention

Gothenburg [Sweden], April 24 (ANI): Researchers during a recent study developed a new mathematical model for the interaction of bacteria in the gut. This could help in designing new probiotics and specially tailored diets for preventing diseases.

Updated: Apr 24, 2021 17:20 IST

Older adults can improve sleep quality by listening to music

Washington [US], April 24 (ANI): A recent analysis on all the relevant published clinical trials found that for older adults listening to music before going to sleep can improve its quality.

Updated: Apr 24, 2021 17:17 IST

Study reveals how human brain gets to know when to pay attention

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): An international team of researchers has identified how the human brain predicts future events in order to interact accordingly with the environment.

Updated: Apr 23, 2021 22:06 IST

Kelly Osbourne debuts new purple hair after relapse

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): English actor and singer Kelly Osbourne introduced her fans to a fresh hairstyle and stated that the cut is in sync with her "new outlook."

Updated: Apr 23, 2021 21:54 IST

People with high omega-3 index less likely to die prematurely

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): Did you ever imagine that consuming fish oil or Omega-3 capsules can save you from premature death? A new research paper examining the relationship between the omega-3 Index and the risk for death from any and all causes shows that those people with higher omega-3 EPA and DHA blood levels (i.e. Omega-3 Index) lived longer than those with lower levels.

Updated: Apr 23, 2021 22:31 IST

Study finds co-workers influence our food choices

Boston [US], April 23 (ANI): The findings of a new large study on hospital employees suggest that people in our social networks influence the food we eat, both healthy and unhealthy. These findings may help guide efforts to improve population health.

Updated: Apr 23, 2021 15:40 IST

Romantic relationships mitigate effects of trauma on alcohol use among college students: Study

Washington [US], April 23 (ANI): Students who have been exposed to interpersonal trauma -- physical assault, sexual assault or unwanted sexual experiences -- prior to college are more likely to engage in risky alcohol use. But romantic relationships mitigate these effects of trauma on a student's drinking behaviour, according to a new study.

Updated: Apr 23, 2021 14:28 IST

Researchers find how climate change is driving some to skip having kids

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): A new study drove by the University of Arizona found that overconsumption, overpopulation and uncertainty about the future are among the top concerns of those who say climate change is affecting their reproductive decision-making.

Updated: Apr 22, 2021 22:40 IST

More belly weight increases heart disease risk even if BMI doesn't indicate obesity: Study

Dallas [US], April 22 (ANI): People with abdominal obesity and excess fat around the body's midsection and organs have an increased risk of heart disease even if their body mass index (BMI) measurement is within a healthy weight range, according to a new Scientific Statement.

Updated: Apr 22, 2021 17:59 IST

Drew Barrymore's first cookbook 'Rebel Homemaker: Food, Family, Life' to release soon

Washington [US], April 22 (ANI): Drew Barrymore, who is an actor, producer, director, talk show host, and entrepreneur, is adding a new achievement to her already impressive resume. The star will soon become a cookbook author!

Updated: Apr 22, 2021 10:08 IST

Researchers find how shift-work causes negative impacts on health of men, women differently

Ottawa [US], April 21 (ANI): Shift-work and irregular work schedules can cause several health-related issues and affect our defence against infection, according to new research from the University of Waterloo.

Updated: Apr 21, 2021 22:42 IST

Study reveals insurance isn't enough for women at high risk of breast cancer

Cleveland (Ohio) [US], April 21 (ANI): Women at high risk of breast cancer face cost-associated barriers to care even when they have health insurance, a new study has found.

Updated: Apr 21, 2021 22:04 IST

Kim Kardashian may get her own 'Bridgerton' corset

Washington [US], April 21 (ANI): American reality TV star Kim Kardashian has not been shy about her love of 'Bridgerton,' declaring that she was "not ok" after actor Rege-Jean Page announced his exit from the Netflix show.

Updated: Apr 21, 2021 21:14 IST

New findings reveal if excessive social media usage is potentially addictive behaviour

Scotland [UK], April 21 (ANI): The findings of a new study at the University of Strathclyde suggest that frequent usage of social media may not amount to the same behaviour, as that of addiction.

Updated: Apr 21, 2021 16:14 IST

Study reveals good night sleep could do wonders for your sex life

Cleveland (Ohio) [US], April 21 (ANI): A new study suggests that insufficient quality sleep also may lead to problems in the bedroom in the form of female sexual dysfunction.

Updated: Apr 21, 2021 16:02 IST

Here's how body mass index, age can affect your risk for neck pain

Texas [US], April 20 (ANI): A recent study has found that while the poor neck and head postures are indeed the primary determinants of neck pain, body mass index, age, and the time of the day also influence the neck's ability to perform sustained or repeated movements.

Updated: Apr 20, 2021 22:11 IST

Playing football in high school benefits brain health of middle-aged men: Study

Washington [US], April 20 (ANI): Decades after their days on the gridiron, middle-aged men who played football in high school are not experiencing greater problems with concentration, memory, or depression compared to men who did not play football, a new study found.

Updated: Apr 20, 2021 16:49 IST

Study reveals your neighbourhood may affect your brain health

Washington [US], April 20 (ANI): Middle-age and older people living in more disadvantaged neighbourhoods -- areas with higher poverty levels and fewer educational and employment opportunities--had more brain shrinkage on brain scans and showed a faster decline on cognitive tests than people living in neighbourhoods with fewer disadvantages, according to a new study.

Updated: Apr 20, 2021 15:22 IST

Videoconferences more exhausting when participants don't feel group belonging, study finds

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): Videoconferences may be less exhausting if participants feel some sense of group belonging, according to new research published by the American Psychological Association.

Updated: Apr 19, 2021 23:50 IST

Study finds videoconferences to be more exhausting when participants don't feel group belonging

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): The findings of a new study suggest that videoconferences might be less exhausting if participants feel some sense of group belonging. The study found that being on video didn't have an impact on feelings of fatigue.

Updated: Apr 19, 2021 19:11 IST