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10-26-2021
Lack of sleep changes how you walk
A lack of sleep can affect not only cognitive functioning, as many previous studies have shown, but also physical activities such as walking, according to a new study led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the University of São Paulo. The scientists performed a series of experiments with student volunteers from the University of São Paulo in order to investigate the effects of sleep deprivation on gait control. The students were given watches to track their activities over a 14-day period. On average, each student...
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10-12-2021
Poor sleep quality is associated with mental illness
In the largest study of its kind, researchers have found...
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10-11-2021
Winter swimming helps increase the body’s metabolism
Many Scandinavians undertake regular swimming during the cold winter months....
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10-11-2021
Many people have found their soulmate in a pet
According to a new survey led by OnePoll on behalf of Figo Pet...
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10-08-2021
Peanuts improve cognitive function in young adults
A new study suggests that peanuts aren’t just a tasty...
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10-05-2021
Nutrition labels help people buy healthier products
A new meta-analysis led by Queen Mary University of London...
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10-05-2021
Humor is a clear sign of intelligence among children
A new study has confirmed a strong correlation between humor...
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10-01-2021
People could soon live to be 130 years old
The longest-lived person in history was Jeanne Calment, a French...
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10-01-2021
Depression in early adulthood may lead to dementia
An increasing body of evidence links depression with dementia. However,...
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09-30-2021
Children with access to nature are mentally and physically healthier
According to a massive review of data from almost 300...
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09-30-2021
People of high socioeconomic status are key to tackling climate change
A new study published in the journal Nature Energy suggests...
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09-30-2021
People enjoy deep conversations with strangers
Deep and meaningful conversations are known to increase social connectivity...
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09-29-2021
How has human settlement impacted island ecology?
Macaronesia is a little known archipelago off northwestern Africa; some...
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