Wednesday 17 December, 2014

‘Lifestyle deepens diabetes problem in India, China’


India and China will continue to have the largest number of diabetics in the world in the coming years due to rapid lifestyle shifts in these two countries Continue reading “‘Lifestyle deepens diabetes problem in India, China’” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Eating 40 pc less secret to living longer

A group of scientists is studying genetics and lifestyle factors, particularly diet, to develop treatments to combat ageing Continue reading “Eating 40 pc less secret to living longer” »  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, June 24th, 2012

Handwriting dying a slow death

The art of handwriting seems to be dying a slow but sure death, thanks to our overwhelming reliance on computers and mobile Continue reading “Handwriting dying a slow death” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Travellers care more about losing phone than wedding ring

Losing a smartphone can prove to be more distressing to most travellers than losing their wedding ring, a new poll has revealed Continue reading “Travellers care more about losing phone than wedding ring” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Building character skills key to improved education

A programme aimed at building social, emotional and character skills also significantly improves Continue reading “Building character skills key to improved education” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, December 31st, 2011

Half of us haunted by ‘unfulfilled’ career ambitions

A new study has revealed that almost half of workers regret not following their childhood dreams. Continue reading “Half of us haunted by ‘unfulfilled’ career ambitions” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 30th, 2011

Rely on your gut feeling

We tend to make decisions based on our gut feeling rather than logic and some psychologists have Continue reading “Rely on your gut feeling” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, December 15th, 2011

Coming soon: jeans that clean themselves in sunlight!

Wouldn’t it be surreal if your jeans, sweats or socks clean and de-odorise themselves when hung on a clothesline in the sun or draped on a balcony railing Continue reading “Coming soon: jeans that clean More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Soon, ‘bromance’ app to help ‘lonely’ men bond with likeminded dudes

A new application, dubbed ‘bromance’, which will help likeminded ‘straight’ men to bond with each other and form a platonic friendship is all set to hit the markets Continue reading “Soon, ‘bromance’ More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Now, bring freshly cut lawn into your living room and grow potatoes on sofa

City dwellers can now have a garden full of real grasses into their living room even in a high rise flat and grow potatoes on their sofa Continue reading “Now, bring freshly cut lawn into your living room More...