Later school start times let students get adequate sleep: Study

Washington [US], April 19 (ANI): A new study explored the significant benefits of later school start times for middle and high school students' sleep schedules.

Updated: Apr 19, 2021 12:15 IST

Here's why heavy energy drink consumption may be detrimental for your health

London [UK], April 18 (ANI): In the journal BMJ Case Reports, researchers have warned that heavy energy drink consumption may be linked to heart failure, the doctors suggested so after treating a 21-year-old, who had regularly drunk 4 such cans every day for around 2 years.

Updated: Apr 18, 2021 14:28 IST

Here's why some people are hungry all the time

London [UK], April 18 (ANI): Wondering why you end up feeling hungry all the time? A recent study has got the answer. The findings of a new research show people who experience big dips in blood sugar levels, several hours after eating, end up feeling hungrier and consuming hundreds of more calories during the day than others.

Updated: Apr 18, 2021 14:11 IST

Study links dip in blood sugar levels to feeling hungry all the time

London [UK], April 17 (ANI): The findings of a recent study suggests that individuals who experience big dips in blood sugar levels, several hours after consuming food, end up feeling hungrier and eat hundreds of more calories during the day than others.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021 23:45 IST

Study reveals people tend to trust computers more than humans

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): According to a new research from data scientists at the University of Georgia, people may be more willing to trust a computer program than their fellow humans, especially if a task becomes too challenging.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021 22:46 IST

Kanye West finalises logo design for his 'Yeezy Gap' fashion line

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): American rapper Kanye West has finalised and submitted the logo for his upcoming fashion line in collaboration with the famous clothing retail brand Gap Inc.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021 17:56 IST

Double masking can be potent to protect people from COVID-19: Study

Washington [US], April 17 (ANI): A new study by the University of North Carolina Health Care shows that wearing two face coverings can nearly double the effectiveness of filtering out SARS-CoV-2-sized particles, preventing them from reaching the wearer's nose and mouth and causing COVID-19.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021 14:45 IST

Researchers find with impressive accuracy, dogs can sniff out coronavirus

Pennsylvania [US], April 17 (ANI): A proof-of-concept investigation published today in the journal PLOS ONE suggests that specially trained detection dogs can sniff out COVID-19-positive samples with 96 per cent accuracy.

Updated: Apr 17, 2021 14:29 IST

Study suggests older adults more likely to help others than younger ones

Birmingham [UK], April 16 (ANI): The findings of a new research from the University of Birmingham suggest that older adults are more willing to make an effort to help others in comparison to younger adults.

Updated: Apr 16, 2021 23:23 IST

Engaging in household chores may improve brain health: Study

Washington [US], April 16 (ANI): According to a new study, engaging in household chores may be beneficial for brain health in older adults. The study found that older adults who spent more time on household chores showed greater brain size, which is a strong predictor of cognitive health.

Updated: Apr 16, 2021 20:11 IST

Researchers find financial stress can lead to physical pain in later years

Washington [US], April 16 (ANI): Family financial stress in midlife is associated with a depleted sense of control, which is related to increased physical pain in later years, according to new research by University of Georgia scientists.

Updated: Apr 16, 2021 10:31 IST

5 hours of moderate activity a week required to avoid midlife hypertension: Study

Washington [US], April 15 (ANI): According to a new study, young adults must step up their exercise routines to reduce their chances of developing high blood pressure or hypertension - a condition that may lead to heart attack and stroke, as well as dementia in later life.

Updated: Apr 15, 2021 19:24 IST

Study reveals unhealthy lifestyle only explains small part of health inequity in UK, US adults

London [UK], April 15 (ANI): Unhealthy lifestyles alone only explain a small proportion of the socioeconomic inequity in health in both US and UK adults, suggest data from two large studies published by The BMJ today.

Updated: Apr 15, 2021 08:08 IST

Climate change is affecting availability of good coffee

Washington [US], April 14 (ANI): The findings of a new study by an international team of researchers that looked at the peculiar effect climate change has on Africa's largest coffee-producing nation, found that Ethiopia will be producing less speciality coffee and more rather bland tasting varieties in the future.

Updated: Apr 14, 2021 23:26 IST

New research shows people tend to trust computers more than humans

Washington [US], April 14 (ANI): Despite increasing concern over the intrusion of algorithms in daily life, people may be more willing to trust a computer program than their fellow humans, especially if a task becomes too challenging, according to new research from data scientists at the University of Georgia.

Updated: Apr 14, 2021 19:14 IST

Climate change making it harder to get a good cup of coffee: Study

New Delhi [India], April 14 (ANI): In future, Ethiopia may produce less speciality variety of coffee and more of rather bland tasting varieties. This is the result of a new study by an international team of researchers that looked at the peculiar effects climate change has on Africa's largest coffee-producing nation. Their results are relevant both for the country's millions of small farmers, who earn more on speciality coffee than on ordinary coffee, as well as for baristas and coffee aficionados around the world.

Updated: Apr 14, 2021 16:14 IST

Researchers find mindfulness can make you selfish

New York [US], April 14 (ANI): A recent study has suggested that mindfulness can make a person selfish.

Updated: Apr 14, 2021 07:41 IST

Chaitra Navratri 2021: 5 tips to break COVID blues and celebrate the festival amid pandemic

New Delhi [India], April 13 (ANI): Chaitra Navratri, which is a nine-day festival, beginning on the first day of the Hindu Luni-Solar calendar, started today.

Updated: Apr 13, 2021 11:47 IST

Ramadan 2021: Sehri tips to keep you hydrated all day

New Delhi [India], April 13 (ANI): A new wave of festive cheer is being observed as the holy month of Ramadan has started from today and will continue till May 12. It is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is celebrated by people belonging to the Muslim community all around the world.

Updated: Apr 13, 2021 11:04 IST

Treat your loved ones with these 5 sweet vermicelli dishes on Eid-al-Fitr

New Delhi [India], April 13 (ANI): Ramadan, also known as Ramazan or Ramzan, begins today! It is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is observed by people belonging to the Muslim community all around the world.

Updated: Apr 13, 2021 10:04 IST

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