Publish on: September 16, 2020

New Jersey [US]: Faulty glass in tables can cause life-threatening injuries, according to a Rutgers study, which provides evidence that stricter federal regulations are needed to protect consumers. The study, published in the American Journal of Surgery, reviewed 3,241 cases in the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System database and 24 cases from a level 1 […]

Publish on: September 12, 2020

Geneva [Switzerland], September 12 (ANI): Romantic partners over the long term are more likely to influence each other’s goals, according to a recent study. This means that what one partner in a two-person relationship wishes to avoid or achieve, so too does the other partner. These effects can be observed regardless of gender, age and […]

Publish on: September 12, 2020

Washington D.C. [USA]: Males and females share the vast majority of their genomes, except for the sprinkling of genes, located on the so-called X and Y sex chromosomes. Nevertheless, the activities of human genes–their expression in cells and tissues–generate profound distinctions between males and females. Researchers have observed sex-associated differences in gene expression across a […]

Publish on: September 10, 2020

Florida [USA]: A team of researchers has now explored the possibility of whether mindfulness with paced breathing reduces blood pressure. According to the American Stroke Association (ASA) and the American Heart Association (AHA), more than 100 million Americans have high blood pressure. Elevated blood pressure is a major avoidable cause of premature morbidity and mortality […]

Publish on: September 6, 2020

Washington D.C. [USA]: People who did not have a higher heart rate response to a stress task would experience more distress related to COVID-19, according to a recent study that surprised the researchers as they had anticipated the reverse would be true. Previous work shows individuals with a post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) have higher responses […]

Publish on: September 3, 2020

New York [US]: Emotional support from parents–and specifically, how teens perceive their relationships with their parents can be taken to understand the cyberbullying behaviors. Adolescents who perceive their parents to be loving and supportive are less likely to engage in cyberbullying, according to a new study by researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing. […]

Publish on: August 29, 2020

Washington [US]: Personality traits help to understand why some people are physically active and others are not. A new study shows that the role of personality may vary depending on how physical activity is measured. The study led by researchers from the Gerontology Research Center and the Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences at the […]

Publish on: August 22, 2020

Washington [US], August 22 (ANI): The findings of a national poll suggest that the clashes over parenting choices and enforcing parents’ rules can cause major strife between a child’s parents and grandparents. Nearly half of parents describe disagreements with one or more grandparent about their parenting, with one in seven going so far as to […]

Publish on: August 21, 2020

New Delhi [India]: The holy festival of Ganesh Chaturthi is celebrated every year with great fervour in the country with thousands of devotees thronging temples and ‘Ganeshotsav pandals’ to offer their prayers. After 10 days of festivities, finally, the devotees bid adieu to the elephant-god for the year by immersing it in water bodies. However, […]

Publish on: August 20, 2020

Pennsylvania [US]: The language young adults use to describe the effects they feel from drinking alcohol may give insight into their drinking habits, according to a new Penn State research. A team of researchers led by Ashley Linden-Carmichael, assistant research professor in the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, examined the language young adults use […]

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