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Study finds ‘old’ sperm produces healthier offspring | fitness

Study finds ‘old’ sperm produces healthier offspring | fitness

A new research finds that sperm that live longer before fertilising an egg produce healthier offspring. The study was conducted by researchers from the University of East Anglia and Uppsala University in Sweden and shows that longer-lived sperm in an ejaculate of a zebrafish male produce offspring with longer and ...

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Study finds cannabis use in teens raises risk of depression in young adults | fitness

While a lot of studies have been conducted on the role of cannabis use in psychosis, considerably less attention has been paid to whether cannabis use is associated with an increased risk of mental health issues such as depression and anxiety. The research, conducted by experts from the McGill University ...

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Valentine’s Day 2019: Men more likely to indulge in Valentine’s Day celebrations finds dating app OkCupid | sex and relationships

Valentine’s Day 2019: Men more likely to indulge in Valentine’s Day celebrations finds dating app OkCupid | sex and relationships

With Valentine’s day around the corner, the international dating app OkCupid has gathered some interesting data on the habits of their users with respect to the kind of love they desire, and if and how they like to celebrate the day of love. One surprising find was that men tend ...

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Dads are happier parents than moms, finds new study | sex and relationships

Dads are happier parents than moms, finds new study | sex and relationships

Fathers experience more well-being from parenthood than mothers do, according to a study of over 18,000 people. Past studies have considered whether people with children have greater well-being than those without kids. However, few have considered the relative happiness of fathers and mothers, according to the study published in the ...

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Selfies lower self-confidence and increase anxiety about one’s looks, drive people to cosmetic surgery, finds study | fitness

Selfies lower self-confidence and increase anxiety about one’s looks, drive people to cosmetic surgery, finds study | fitness

Think twice before you take that selfie. Selfies are notorious not only for causing injuries and death among people lost in the act of clicking themselves with a phone camera, they also have disastrous psychological impact, leaving selfie-takers feeling more anxious, less confident, and less physically attractive. The feelings of ...

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Here’s how gender inequality finds voice on social media | sex and relationships

Here’s how gender inequality finds voice on social media | sex and relationships

A new study conducted by researchers from Higher School of Economics saw them finding out that both men and women mention sons more often than daughters online. Recent years have seen social media becoming an important source of data for researchers. It also allows them to observe everyday social interactions ...

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Consuming fried chicken and fish linked to 13% higher risk of death in older women, study finds

The research studies the link between consumption of fried chicken and fish and higher risk of death. (Source: File Photo) According to a new study done in postmenopausal women, a regular serving of fried chicken or fish is associated with a 13 percent higher risk of death in comparison with ...

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Study finds stroke drug could prevent Alzheimer’s disease | fitness

Study finds stroke drug could prevent Alzheimer’s disease | fitness

Researchers have found that a drug which could treat stroke victims may also prevent Alzheimer’s disease. The University of Southern California findings have been published in the Journal of Experimental Medicine. The study shows that the genetically engineered protein 3K3A-APC protects the brains of mice with Alzheimer’s-like symptoms, reducing the ...

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Depression of fathers and their daughters linked, finds study | sex and relationships

Depression of fathers and their daughters linked, finds study | sex and relationships

Parents, pay attention: Post-natal depression in fathers, in addition to mothers, bring emotional problems for their teenage daughters, finds a new study. The study found that almost one in 20 new fathers suffered depression in the weeks after their child was born. However, this association of increased risk applied only ...

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Kannur’s vibrant cultural past finds meaning in this 38-year-old’s massive artwork at airport terminal

Firos Assan, assisted by a team of five friends, has painted on canvas using acrylic colours. (Source: Vishnu Varma) The newly-inaugurated international airport terminal at Kannur in Kerala has an extensive and wide array of artworks that showcase the city’s, and in particular, the Malabar region’s rich and socially powerful ...

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