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Your relationship with your mum can raise your kids` obesity risk

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 17:21

A new study has found that your bond with your mother or lack thereof can have an indirect impact on your own child`s chances of obesity.

A little narcissism can make you a good leader

Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 21:27

A moderate amount of narcissism in your style of functioning can actually make you a more effective leader across the spectrum.

Exposure to chemical in plastics may up prostate cancer risk

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 12:35

Researchers have suggested that fetal exposure to a commonly used plasticizer Bisphenol A, or BPA, found in water bottles, soup can liners, could increase the risk for prostate cancer later in life.

Hear it loud! Beatboxing good for throat

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 13:22

Beatboxing may actually be gentler on vocal cords - even softer than singing itself!

Vigorous workouts, but not work, tied to blood pressure

Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 10:33

Exercising for fun may lower the risk of high blood pressure, but heavy lifting on the job does not offer the same benefit, according to a new review of the evidence.

Aerobic exercise boosts memory in kids

Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 14:56

A new study has revealed that physical fitness can boost learning and memory in 9-10-year-old kids, particularly when initial learning on a task is more challenging.

Celery, artichokes can help kill human pancreatic cancer cells

Last Updated: Friday, August 16, 2013, 10:02

Celery, artichokes, and herbs, especially Mexican oregano, have apigenin and luteolin, flavonoids in them which help kill human pancreatic cancer cells by inhibiting an important enzyme, according to two studies.

Scientists restore frozen broccoli`s `lost` cancer-fighting powers

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 07, 2013, 12:36

Researchers have learned that frozen broccoli lacks the ability to form sulforaphane, the cancer-fighting phytochemical present in fresh broccoli.

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