Novel 5-minute workout improves blood pressure, may boost brain function

Novel 5-minute workout improves blood pressure, may boost brain function

Could working out five minutes a day, without lifting a single weight or jogging a single step, reduce your heart…

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New to college? Spend some time alone

New to college? Spend some time alone

Transitioning from high school to college can be stressful. Trying to fit in, making new friends, missing old ones and…

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Millions of children worldwide develop asthma annually due to traffic-related pollution

Millions of children worldwide develop asthma annually due to traffic-related pollution

About 4 million children worldwide develop asthma each year because of inhaling nitrogen dioxide air pollution, according to a study…

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Effect is found regardless of religion

Effect is found regardless of religion

People who believe in oneness — the idea that everything in the world is connected and interdependent — appear to…

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Emotional mirror neurons found in the rat

Emotional mirror neurons found in the rat

Researchers have found that the rat brain activates the same cells when they observe the pain of others as when…

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Psychologists find smiling really can make people happier

Psychologists find smiling really can make people happier

Smiling really can make people feel happier, according to a new paper published in Psychological Bulletin. Coauthored by researchers at…

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NIH study suggests our brains may use short rest periods to strengthen memories

NIH study suggests our brains may use short rest periods to strengthen memories

In a study of healthy volunteers, National Institutes of Health researchers found that our brains may solidify the memories of…

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Knowledge may help fine-tune conservation messages

Knowledge may help fine-tune conservation messages

Cross-referencing a decade of Google searches and citizen science observations, researchers have determined which of 621 North American bird species…

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Despite transition period, maximal running shoes may still increase risk of injury

Despite transition period, maximal running shoes may still increase risk of injury

A six-week transition period did not help wearers adjust to “maximal” running shoes, indicating that increased impact forces and loading…

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Introducing the bathroom of the future

Introducing the bathroom of the future

Minimalist by design and built with wellness in mind, the Geberit Xeno┬▓ bathroom series is the obvious choice for style-conscious…

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