Here’s how a selfie can save your life, by detecting these 4 health problems

Posting too many selfies online can backfire, reveals study

Researchers at Washington State University conducted an experiment to determine which posts lead to snap judgments about the user’s personality. The upshot: People who posted lots of selfies were uniformly regarded as less likeable, less successful, less adventurous and more insecure than those who share photos taken by somebody else. Lead author Christopher Barry, a […]

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The answer behind hair loss might just be in your hands

How baldness affects men emotionally and mentally

A statement by Hillary Clinton, “Hair is important for everyone, whether rich or poor…” Not everyone, given a choice, would want to lose hair. The emotional aspects of living with hair loss can be challenging. Certainly, hair loss affects people’s look. A receding hairline results in the person looking older than they really are. It […]

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Team sports can help teenagers overcome childhood adversity, reveals study

Adverse childhood experiences, commonly called ACEs, can include witnessing parents fight or go through a divorce, having a parent with a mental illness or substance abuse problem, or suffering from sexual, physical or emotional abuse. ACEs have been linked to what’s known as toxic stress, or wear and tear on the body that leads to […]

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man measuring his waist size

#WorldObesityDay: Increased BMI linked with lower mental well-being, reveals study

There is an increasing need to prevent obesity because of the consequences for mental as well as physical health, new research by academics at the University of Bristol has found. Previous studies have shown that individuals who are happier and more satisfied with their lives tend to have better physical health and live longer than […]

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Why couples are not having sex?

Why couples are not having sex? 

A lot of people are visiting psychiatrists for a solution to solve their sexless marriages. Surprisingly, this isn’t a very ‘Indian’ problem, but a worldwide phenomenon, according to a study. Payal and Dev Kapoor (names changed) were there for a problem which is less discussed among couples. Both in their early thirties got married about […]

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Post bariatric surgeries on rise in Mumbai, say doctors

Post bariatric surgeries on rise in Mumbai, say doctors 

Bariatric surgeries have become popular in the recent past. Credit it to growing awareness among people or exceeding self-consciousness, there are a lot of people opting for bariatric surgery. Recently, doctors across the city say there is a rising trend among people who come for bariatric surgery to get post-surgery body contouring procedures done for […]

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