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  • Can smelling coffee boost your analytical skills?

    New York: If you love the fragrance of coffee, there are high chances of better performance in analytical tasks, a new study has found.According to the researchers, smelling a coffee-like scent - which has no caffeine in it - has an effect similar to that of drinking coffee, suggesting a...

  • Scientists develop 'world first' melanoma blood test

    In a big breakthrough, Australian researchers announced the development of a blood test for melanoma in its early stages, reported AFP. The test, described by researchers from Edith Cowan University as a "world first", could help doctors detect the skin cancer before it spreads through a person's...

  • Want to gift your kid a smartphone? Think again

    New York: Think twice before handing over a smartphone to your teenage son, as new research warns that adolescents who frequently use digital devices are more likely to develop symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).Teenagers who are heavy users of digital devices are twice as...

  • 10 nutritious foods and drinks that naturally boost energy

    Whenever you feel weak and it seems like you do not have enough energy, you always think about eating. It is true that aside from enough rest, food can help you revitalise your body and regain your energy. However, some people do not understand that not all types of food can strengthen you. Even if...

  • An eye-opener: Orange a day may prevent age-related vision loss

    Sydney: If you want to prevent losing your vision as you age and keep your eyes healthy, eat oranges daily, says a study led by an Indian origin researcher.Macular degeneration is a condition associated with old age that causes vision loss at the centre of the field of vision. The results...

  • Benefits of detox tea for weight loss

    As revealed in a study, drinking tea is also associated with a more than 50 per cent reduction in severe atherosclerosis (hardening and narrowing of the arteries) in women who take 1 to 2 cups a day. Why do we take tea? For hundred of years, we have been taking tea to get relief from headaches...

  • Five scientifically proven herbs and spices for weight loss

    Losing weight is a tall order for some people who just have a tougher time getting their hard work to stick. We all have a different physique and different needs, and occasionally, it gets hard. And who can blame them; people often only focus on physical activity or just use a diet and then...

  • This is how calcium helps you

    Do you wish to lose a few pounds? Do you want to strengthen your bones, muscles, and ligaments? All you have to do is add calcium to your diet. This might sound surprising if you believe dairy products can cause you to put on weight. The fact is that science has other plans, and it is good news for...

  • Tips for women to achieve healthy skin

    Whether you have dry, oily, combination, or normal skin, it's important to take good care of skin if you want it to look and feel healthy. In addition to choosing the right products (with the right ingredients) for your skincare routine, it's also important to implement an overall healthy skin...

  • It's simple; just feel young to slow down your brain ageing...

    Besides improving your physical and mental health, feeling younger can also slow down the rate of brain ageing, finds a study.The findings showed that elderly people who feel younger than their age show fewer signs of brain ageing, compared with those who feel their age or older than their age. ...

  • Can coconut oil cure Alzheimer's?

    Bengaluru: Coastal Karnataka as well as Kerala are known for producing best coconut oil in India. The oil is usually used here as hair oil as well as for cooking, soap making, and even for massaging. Do you know the same coconut oil could be used as a remedy for Alzheimer's disease?According to...

  • The surprising health benefits of avocados

    It is needless to say that fruits are very beneficial for your overall health. Regular consumption of different types of fruits can boost the natural immune system of your body and prevent you from falling ill all the time. Your body also gets its much-needed source of minerals and vitamins from...