Be careful with wearable lifestyle monitoring devices

If you plan to buy a wearable device fitted with health apps to improve your well-being, do not go by its flashy advertisements but check if it matches your requirements.

Happiness does wonders to your genes

Scientists have found that different types of happiness have different effects on the human genome.

Yoga can do wonders for pregnant women

Doctors have given their thumbs up to yoga for expecting mothers, claiming that it is one of the best things women can do to stay healthy during their pregnancy.

Having positive outlook towards life reduces heart attack risk

A new study suggests that people with cheerful temperaments are significantly less likely to suffer a coronary event such as a heart attack or sudden cardiac death.

Australia named `happiest` developed nation again

Australia has been ranked as the world`s happiest nation among developed economies for third year in a row, with a whopping 84 per cent of the country`s population saying they are satisfied with their lives.

Personality change may help improve well-being

People’s personalities can change considerably over time, which may contribute to increases in happiness than earning more money, marrying, or gaining employment, a new study has suggested.

Flexible workplaces promote better health and well-being

Flexible workplaces improve employees’ health and well-being, including an increase in the amount and quality of sleep.

Probiotic: Promote psychological well-being

Through a unifying process of microbial endocrinology, the probiotics could act as a delivery mechanism for neuroactive compounds that improves a host``s neurological health.

Probiotic: Promote psychological well-being

Through a unifying process of microbial endocrinology, the probiotics could act as a delivery mechanism for neuroactive compounds that improves a host``s neurological health.

Money does not add to well-being or happiness, finds study

Providing people with freedom and personal autonomy appears to be more important than money in giving them good health and happiness, according to a new research.

Brits to be asked if they are happily married in survey of nation`s well-being

The first official attempt to measure the `well-being` of Britons will see almost half a million people being asked whether they are happy with their marriages.

Father time key to family’s well-being

Family would benefit if fathers and children got together more.

Breast reconstruction may not boost well-being

Women who have a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer seem have a similar quality of life in the long term whether they have breast reconstruction surgery or not, a research review suggests.

Breast reconstruction may not boost well-being

Women who have a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer seem have a similar quality of life in the long term whether they have breast reconstruction surgery or not, a research review suggests.