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Boy sharing cookie

Sharing is our innate nature – no need to force-feed it to our children

Children if allowed to choose to share become more prosocial, says new study

Debt is hazardous to health

Increased debt leads to decrease in health, reports new study
Working woman

Working dads don’t worry as much as working mothers do

New study finds working mothers worry about home more than working men do
Woman tempted to buy a dress

What do the words “still” and “calm” have to do with temptation resitance?

Resisting temptation may be more unconscious a phenomenon than previously understood, claims new study
Hot chocolate

Hot chocolate for sharp thinking

Hot chocolate helps seniors maintain good thinking abilities, says new study
Walk to work

Those walking to work less likely to have high blood pressure

Building physical activity into the daily routine by walking, cycling or using public transport to get to work is good for personal health
Pregnancy no smoking

Pregnant smokers care less about their unborn baby

New study links low foetus attachment with high smoking during pregnancy

A week in the outdoors helps regulate sleep

Exposure to natural light and darkness helps reset our internal clocks, says a new study
Man woman

Gender differences in how oxytocin works

New research identifies the gender differences playing their part in how oxytocin affects our perceptions of social interactions.
Girl taking pictures

Cell phones, though portable, reduce physical activity

Smartphones promote a sedentary lifestyle though they are portable, 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.