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  • Menstrual Hygiene Day: Here's why exercising on period is best for your body May 28, 2018
    Dr Shilpa Agrawal In Poland, women on their period were once asked to refrain from having sexual intercourse for fear that they would inadvertently kill their partners. Italian women had to steer clear of all contact with water, while Bolivian women were taught to avoid cradling babies so they wouldn't make them sick. The superstitions surrounding menst […]
  • Torn about personal goals? It can lead to depression May 27, 2018
    Representational picture Washington D.C.: Many people are often torn about reaching their personal goals at any given cost. However, turns out, such goal conflict is associated with the symptoms of psychological distress, according to a new study conducted by the University of Exeter. A survey of more than 200 young adults investigated two forms of motivatio […]
  • Learning physics may activate new brain areas May 25, 2018
    Representational Image Brain areas that are traditionally not associated with learning science can become active when people are confronted with solving physics problems, finds a study. This shows that the brain's activity can be modified by different forms of instruction. "The neurobiological processes that underpin learning are complex and not al […]
  • Weight loss surgery can reduce risk of skin cancer: Study May 24, 2018
    Representational Image Bariatric surgery, a weight loss operation, is associated with a 61 percent decrease in the risk of developing malignant skin cancer, according to a study. Melanoma is a deadly form of skin cancer, most closely associated with excessive sun exposure. Obesity is an established risk factor for cancer and some studies indicate that intent […]
  • Is it worth going the gluten free way? Fact or just a fad May 23, 2018
    Representational picture Now days, a gluten-free lifestyle has become one of the most popular diet trends in the market. Every shop/ mall has set of foods stating 'gluten free food'. The demand for these gluten-free foods is increasing. In order to understand the gluten free food trends taking place in the market it is important to understand glute […]