Mental Health
Saturday 18 April, 2015

Money tops stress factor in US: Survey

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The United States could be the wealthiest nation in the world and yet it is money that stresses out its adult population the most, reveals a new survey.  More...

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This graph shows differences in speech clarity between infant-directed and adult-directed speech. Negative numbers indicate sound pairs for which infant-directed speech is less clear than adult-directed speech.
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By BioNews On Saturday, January 24th, 2015
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Mothers actually speak less clearly to their babies

Contrary to the common perception that elders need to talk to babies in simpler words, new research suggests they may actually speak less clearly to their infants than they do to adults  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Hostile boss? Give it right back

Does your boss yell, ridicule or intimidate you at times? Just ignore him if you want to get equal.  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Computer model explains how people act for rewards

Scientists from the University of Sheffield and the University of Manchester have developed a computer model  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, January 16th, 2015
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Close your eyes for better memory recall

Researchers from the University of Surrey, Britain, have found evidence to suggest that eyewitnesses to crimes remember more accurate details when they close their eyes  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Women’s body image linked to male thought process

A woman’s image of her body is strongly linked to her perception of what she thinks her husband would prefer, finds a series of studies  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Teams better than individuals at intelligence analysis

When it comes to predicting important world events, teams do a better job than individuals and even lay people can be  More...

crime against women
By BioNews On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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Some youngsters will rape if nobody would know: Study

A shocking study in the US has revealed that one-third of college-going youngsters might rape  More...

PTSD
By BioNews On Sunday, January 11th, 2015
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Gene couple that boosts stress disorder identified

People who carry two specific genes are at greater risk of developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, January 8th, 2015
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Anger could be an indicator of good health!

Contrary to popular belief prevalent in Western societies, researchers have found that anger is actually linked with better, not worse health, in certain  More...