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Asthma risk is higher among teens who sleep late

Teenagers who like to stay up late into the night have a greater predisposition to asthma and allergies, according to new research

Almonds are finding favour in Indian homes

According to a recent survey, Indians prefer healthy meals with unhealthy snacking thrown in...

Learning new skills: Key to better cognitive skills at old age

Word puzzles may not be enough, the brain needs bigger challenges at an old age to stay in prime fitness
Kids learning

Physically fit kids are better at learning

New study explores the effect of physical fitness on 9-10 year olds
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Now breath tests can detect lung cancer

Simple breath analysis could detect lung cancer, no CT scans, no blood tests... that's the promise of a new study.
Man shopping food

Sleep deprivation causes you to buy more food

New study explores role of lack of sleep in the night on the quantity of food bought the next morning.

Spare the rod…but is discipline by yelling fine?

Obviously beating kids to discipline them is wrong. But what about just yelling? Is that better or is that not ?
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Weight Loss: Intensity counts

Even short bouts of high-intensity physical activity help in curbing weight gain, claims new study
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Fewer working hours not a guarantee of happiness at work

New South Korean study reveals that reduction in working hours did not significantly improve overall job and life satisfaction
Rich woman helping beggar

Helping others through charity brings us happiness

But we feel happier if we help someone we know and the act helps form a bond, says new study


Until the pandemic is declared to be over always:

  • Wear a proper face mask when stepping out
  • Maintain a distance of six feet
  • Wash your hands with soap and water frequently; Use a hand-sanitiser when outdoors

If you have COVID-19 or suspect that you do, but have mild symptoms, including mild fever, tiredness, dry cough or sore throat, you should self-quarantine right away.