Lifestyle

Slimy snail facials are latest beauty trends

Saturday, January 31, 2015

London: Snail facial has come out to be the latest beauty craze among the ladies across Thailand, it has been revealed. Two Frenchmen opened the first such spa in Chiang Mai, Thailand, with just 100 of the garden creatures initially but now they have upgraded it with 30,000 snails on their organic farm. In this […]

Now choose to be a Geek or Glamorous

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Washington: If you are fed up of carrying spectacles and sunglasses separately, or are annoyed at your transitional lenses glasses which change with light, here’s some good news. Imagine eyeglasses that can go quickly from clear to shaded and back again when you want them to, rather than passively in response to changes in light. […]

Men more self-obsessed than women

Saturday, January 31, 2015

London: A new research has recently shown that men take twice more selfies and share them online as compared to women. The smartphone company HTC surveyed 2,000 Britishers and found that a quarter of men shares selfies to make their ex or current partner jealous. The researchers found that men post an average of three […]

Revealed: Why men live in the FriendZone

Friday, January 30, 2015

Washington: A new study has revealed that men and women misinterpret signals regarding sexual interests a lot while having conversations, it has been reported. Researchers at the Department of Psychology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) stated that women reported men often misinterpret their signals of friendliness as sexual interest. Conversely, the […]

Green tea may help fight oral cancer

Friday, January 30, 2015

Washington: Green tea consists of an ingredient , which may help kill oral cancer cells, without touching the healthy cells, says a new research. Associate professor Joshua Lambert at Penn State said that earlier studies had shown that epigallocatechin-3-gallate-EGCG-a compound found in green tea, killed oral cancer cells without harming normal cells, but researchers did […]

Credit your culture for your creativity

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Washington: A new study has recently revealed that culture has a huge impact on creativity. The research from Concordia University showed that those from individualist societies generate a greater number of ideas as compared to their collectivist counterparts, though the cultures were on nearly equal footing when it came to the quality of that creative […]

Oatmeal breakfast is best for dieters

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Washington: Having oatmeal for breakfast can make you feel fuller, with lower hunger ratings and fewer calories at lunch. Scientists at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital randomly assigned 36 subjects (18 normal weight and 18 overweight) to each receive 3 different breakfasts. The breakfasts consisted of 350 calories of similar amounts of carbohydrates, fat and […]

Snacks to keep in your drawer

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

So, you are keen to lose weight, but are forced to stay in front of the computer for long hours because of your work?  Fret not. While it is common for working professionals to keep munching on snacks while working, many don’t realize that the eatables they consume lead to problems like weight gain and […]

Morphine-like protein discovered in coffee

Monday, January 26, 2015

Melbourne: Scientists have recently discovered a protein in coffee that has effects like morphine, it has been reported. State-owned Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation Embrapa said its genetics and biotech division, teaming up with the state University of Brasilia (UnB) scientists, had discovered previously unknown protein fragments with morphine-like effects in that they possess analgesic and […]

Travel every month to a new destination

Monday, January 26, 2015

Seeking inspiration for your 2015 holidays? We’ve chosen the perfect destination for each month, so you don’t have to. Tour the world one place at a time!  January: Thaliand January is the month of both cold, dark, dreary weather. Where better to cure those post-Christmas blues and ready your mind, body and soul for the […]

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