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Boredom in life triggers unhealthy snacking

The results showed that people were more likely to express a preference for unhealthy foods like crisps, sweets and fast food after completing the boring task.

Can you believe this? Computers can detect if you're bored!

Can you believe this? Computers can detect if you're bored!

A new study suggests that computers can be programmed to assess boredom by reading a person’s body language.

Get bored easily? You are prone to chronic hair-pulling

Finding a way to reduce your boredom or frustration can help you push aside hair-pulling and other body-focused repetitive behaviour, new research says.

Boredom drives trolling on Facebook and Twitter

Boredom and amusement are behind many incidents of cyberbullying and trolling on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, a new first-of-its-kind study has found.

Stress not always bad

Stress is always thought as a really bad thing, but researchers say it`s not.

Smaller the better when it comes to snacking

Smaller snack portions are capable of providing similar feelings of satisfaction as larger ones, according to a Cornell University study.

Why we get bored

In a new study, researchers wanted to understand the mental processes that underlie our feelings of boredom in order to create a precise definition that can be applied across a variety of theoretical frameworks.

Why women have sex

Women indulge in sex not for love but for various other reasons.

Now, try sex with a twist!

Bored with your sex life? Well, then sensate-focused sex is the name of the game for you.

Boredom actually leads to creativity!

A new book has claimed that boredom can actually have surprising benefits.

The 70 ways that boredom can kill a marriage

Women are more likely to lose interest in the relationship than men.

Boredom makes women gain weight

Bored women are `auto-eating` their way to eating as much calories as a Big Mac in a single day.

Boredom makes women gain weight

Bored women are `auto-eating` their way to eating as much calories as a Big Mac in a single day.

Boredom makes women gain weight

Bored women are `auto-eating` their way into a bigger dress size in weeks, found a study.

Boredom makes women gain weight

Bored women are `auto-eating` their way into a bigger dress size in weeks, found a study.