We all love eating chocolates, well most of us do. And it turns out that chocolate, apart from being tasty, has a host of health benefits as well. Made from the seed of the cocoa tree, it is one of the best sources of antioxidants on the planet.
Turns out, people are more likely to change jobs when they are younger and well-educated. A team from ETH Zurich in Switzerland and the University of East Anglia in the UK analysed and compared the effects of individual characteristics and the
Just walking 10,000 steps a day is not enough to make you strong and improve your balance, the Daily Mail reported. Health officials urge adults to take up strength-bearing exercises. They especially recommend it during women who are pregnant or
A rising number of children are contacting Childline about feelings of isolation and loneliness, new figures show. Childline has revealed that the NSPCC-supported service has delivered 4,636 counselling sessions for loneliness in 2017/18.
Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least eight cups daily. In a study of nearly half-a-million British adults, coffee drinkers had a
Regular consumption of alcohol, even in moderate levels, can adversely affect young people, especially girls – both their metabolism as well as volume of grey matter, a study has found. The findings showed that drinking may be associated with
People who are less financially well off are more likely to share their money with others, a new study has discovered. A team of researchers from Queen Mary University of London carried out a social experiment to explore the degree to which
Air pollution caused one in seven new cases of diabetes in 2016, according to a US study, which found even low levels raised the chances of developing the chronic disease. Diabetes has primarily been associated with lifestyle factors like diet and
Resistance workouts were associated with fewer depression symptoms regardless of whether participants had a physical or mental health problem, although the effect was most pronounced in adults with mild to moderate depression, the study team reports
Acne, even during the times when it’s not on the face for the whole world to see, is just as troublesome. Body or truncal acne, a condition where acne affects the chest and back, is often a sign of hormonal imbalances within the body and is
Women, please take note. Even if you are having mild sleep problems, such as having trouble falling asleep, it can raise your blood pressure, a new study suggests. The study found that women who had mild sleep problems — including those who
Would-be fathers may increase their partner’s risk of miscarriage by smoking during the pregnancy, or even during the time leading up to conception, a large study from China suggests. Based on data for nearly 6 million pregnancies,
If you have ever been on a diet, you pretty much know that pasta is strictly banned in most of the diets. It is often associated with weight gain, hence kept out of the food chain of weight watchers. But like most of you, if you can't resist
Aries People born under this zodiac sign are quite adventurous by nature and are always up to something new. They hate being bound to routines and are likely to cheat when there is no element of surprise and anticipation left in a relationship.
Some German scientists have found key molecules behind ageing. Researchers from the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg discovered for the first time a protein that represents a central switching point in the ageing process. It controls
In monsoon, getting drenched happens to be on the top of the list. Though its fun to play in the rain, the victim of such a joyful experience is the hair hence its important to keep in mind some tips to preserve your tresses and avoid hair
According to a study conducted by the New York University, bisexual men have a higher risk for heart disease compared with heterosexual men across several modifiable risk factors. "Our findings highlight the impact of sexual orientation,
If you thought taking selfies is fun, you would be quite surprised to know that this habit, which is almost an obsession worldwide, is much more than just fun. You can actually decode a person’s personality by just looking at his or her