Saturday 20 December, 2014

Experts are born, not made

Practice matters less than individual differences in skill or performance, says a study by researchers at Princeton University Continue reading “Experts are born, not made” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

Soon, an app may revolutionise mental health treatment

In what could transform the way in which patients with mental illnesses are monitored and treated by clinicians, researchers have now developed a new smartphone-based system that detects changes in patients Continue More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Mind vs body: What is a better lie detector?

To know if the person in front of you is lying, you may rely a lot on your instincts as more than the conscious mind, the body may act as a better lie detector Continue reading “Mind vs body: What is a better More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Monkey as maths tutor for your kid!

Go tell this to your kid who is throwing tantrums at learning maths. According to a new research, even monkeys have the ability to use numbers and symbols to add up Continue reading “Monkey as maths tutor More...

By BioNews On Sunday, April 20th, 2014

Learn how to deal with unpleasant memories

However hard we may try, the worst memories refuse to leave us at peace, triggering emotional distress on most occasions Continue reading “Learn how to deal with unpleasant memories” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Tune into religious music to relieve ‘death anxiety’

Ever wondered why old people are more inclined towards listening religious music Continue reading “Tune into religious music to relieve ‘death anxiety’” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, April 18th, 2014

How God intervenes when romance fails you

You turn to the almighty when faced with difficulties in life. New research explores a little-known role of God in your life Continue reading “How God intervenes when romance fails you” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 14th, 2014

Obsessed with selfies? You may be mentally ill

Taking lots of selfies is not an addiction but a symptom of Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) Continue reading “Obsessed with selfies? You may be mentally ill” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, March 29th, 2014

How religion, spirituality influence health

Do you know that religion helps regulate behaviour and health habits while spirituality regulates your emotions Continue reading “How religion, spirituality influence health” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Love mentally challenging jobs to avoid memory loss

Do not hate the job that stresses you out mentally as it may actually help you keep your mental faculties intact later in your life, research suggests Continue reading “Love mentally challenging jobs to avoid More...