Lausanne [Switzerland], June 17 (ANI): Researchers studying effects of vegetation and colourful patterns in an urban setting used virtual reality to discover that green vegetation caused volunteers to walk more slowly while also raising their heart rate, which led to a pleasurable experience.
Washington [US], June 16 (ANI): UBC researchers demonstrated in 2019 that pre-schoolers can safely overcome peanut allergies with a treatment called oral immunotherapy. Now they have evidence that the earlier pre-schoolers start this treatment, the better.
Washington [US], June 16 (ANI): Losing a beloved family member is never easy, however, the findings of a recent new study suggests that the loss of a grandmother, in particular, can have repercussions for the loved ones she leaves behind.
Minnesota [US], June 15 (ANI): According to new research by the American Institute of Neurology, seven healthy habits and lifestyle factors may play a role in lowering the incidence of dementia in persons with the highest hereditary risk.
Evanston [US], June 15 (ANI): A study of the online attention received over time by 3,851 retracted scientific articles found that retracted articles received more attention on social media, news outlets, and knowledge repositories, including more critical attention on Twitter, compared with non-retracted articles.
Washington [US], June 14 (ANI): According to a new study, children who attended centre-based childcare between 1 and 4 years of age had a lower body mass index (BMI) and were less likely to be overweight or obese in later childhood than children who had non-parental childcare that was home-based or provided by relatives or nannies.
Illinois [US], June 14 (ANI): According to a new study, the longer a person glances at themselves when conversing with a partner in an online chat, the worse their mood becomes over the length of the encounter. The researchers discovered that alcohol use appears to exacerbate the condition.
Washington [US], June 14 (ANI): Published in the research of the 'Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences' (PNAS) on June 13, a study explains age-related health inequalities, including the unequal toll of the pandemic on people, and identifies potential intervention points.
Washington [US], June 13 (ANI): A new study from the University of Kansas has found that a professional development intervention with evidence-based practices help an educator improve her teaching skills and boosted students' abilities to solve word problems and maintain their improvement.
Ann Arbor (Michigan) [US], June 13 (ANI): According to a new study, elementary school-aged children enrolled in remote learning experienced greater behavioural, learning-related, and sleep difficulties compared with children receiving in-person instruction.
Washington [US], June 12 (ANI): The findings of a recent study suggest that children who move while learning sounds of letters significantly improve their ability to recognize individual letter sounds.
Washington [US], June 9 (ANI): For millennia, philosophers have pondered the question of whether humans are inherently good. But now, researchers from Japan have found that young infants can make and act on moral judgments, shedding light on the origin of morality.
Texas [US], June 9 (ANI): According to a new study by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin, moderate drinkers who binge alcohol have a considerably higher chance of developing alcohol issues than those who drink the same amount overall but don't binge.