Training old people in using social media can help improve well-being  Dec 15, 4:40 pm
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): A new study has revealed that training older people in the use of social media improves cognitive capacity, increases a sense of self-competence and could have a beneficial overall impact on mental health and well-being. A two-year project funded by the European Union and led by the University of Exeter in partnership with Somerset Care Ltd and Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care NHS Trust gave a group of vulnerable older adults a specially-designed computer, broadband connection and training in how to use them and those who received training became more positive about computers over time, with the participants particularly enjoying connecting with friends and relatives via Skype and email.
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How nitrate-rich beet juice can help improve hypertension, heart attack conditions  Dec 15, 1:24 pm
Washington, Dec. 15 (ANI): A new research was recently able to confirm the long-standing controversial nitrite hypothesis, it has been reported.
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Discovery of stem cell gene switch brings regenerative medicine closer to reality  Dec 15, 11:35 am
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an on off switch for directing when a particular gene can perform its prescribed function.
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Incessant species disappearance can lead to 6th mass extinction within 100 yrs  Dec 15, 10:47 am
London, Dec. 15 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that incessant disappearance of species on Earth could lead to sixth mass extinction within 100 years.
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Reprogramming of white fat cells can lead to obesity treatments  Dec 14, 5:01 pm
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): A new research has revealed that white fat cells can be converted into brown cells through a mechanism, that will help in burning body fat and ultimately provide possible approach for treating obesity.
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Why 'bad experiences' remain engraved in brain for years  Dec 14, 12:59 pm
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): A new study has provided a deeper insight into how the brain transforms bad experiences into long-lasting and unpleasant memories.
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Parental behaviour behind tot's anger issues  Dec 14, 10:32 am
Washington, Dec 14 (ANI): A new study has revealed that that parental behaviour may influence the development of an association between physical aggression in toddlers and the frustration caused by language problems.
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New 'inside-out' theory, the alternative view of how complex life came to be   Dec 13, 2:22 pm
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new "inside-out" theory has suggested an alternate path which led to the evolution of complex life on Earth.
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Too many new mums and newborns dying due to unsanitary conditions at birth  Dec 13, 12:38 pm
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new research has revealed that lack of safe water, sanitation and hygiene in birth settings is killing mothers and newborns in the developing world.
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Humans may have mastered using fire 350,000 years ago  Dec 13, 11:42 am
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A new study has shed light on an Israeli cave that has given few hints about when humans mastered fire.
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How birds localize sound sources sans external ears  Dec 12, 5:44 pm
London, Dec 12 (ANI): A new research has discovered how birds localize sound sources without external ears.
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Ancestors' agricultural decisions can hold key to food security in future  Dec 12, 5:42 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has given new insights into the origins of agriculture that can help shape the future of food.
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Gene mutation behind malaria drug resistance  Dec 12, 5:40 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has discovered reasons for malaria's drug resistance.
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How personality affects our health and well being revealed  Dec 12, 5:36 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed how some aspects of our personality may affect our health and wellbeing, supporting long-observed associations between aspects of human character, physical health and longevity.
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Small fish use homemade coral-scented cologne to hide food from predators  Dec 12, 5:36 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has observed that a species of small fish uses homemade coral-scented cologne to hide their food from predators.
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Blame a protein for piling on the pounds  Dec 12, 5:35 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a protein in the human body makes people gain weight.
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Parents' genes determine ageing speed of offspring  Dec 12, 5:34 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have investigated how parents genes determine the ageing speed oft their offspring.
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Modern birds diversified after dinosaurs became extinct 66m yrs ago  Dec 12, 5:33 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new study has provided a deeper insight into how birds evolved so quickly after dinosaurs disappeared 66 million years ago.
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Mindfulness may not necessarily lead to weight loss  Dec 12, 5:32 pm
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that mindfulness may not necessarily lead to weight loss.
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NASA developing biodegradable drone that dissolves after use  Dec 11, 4:33 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): NASA along with a team of researchers is developing a biodegradable drone that self-destructs to leave no trace of its existence after its use.
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Drinking alcohol to sleep can lead to insomnia in future  Dec 11, 4:05 pm
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that alcohol affects the body's sleep homeostasis and can even cause insomnia over time.
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