mood

Being in good spirits can help improve efficiency of flu shots

Being in good spirits can help improve efficiency of flu shots

 The team measured negative mood, positive mood, physical activity, diet and sleep three times a week over a six week period in a group of 138 older people due to have their flu jab.

Sep 26, 2017, 17:07 PM IST
Playing video games may cut stress at work

Playing video games may cut stress at work

The research findings showed that people who played a casual video game exhibited greater engagement and affective restoration than normal relaxation condition.

Jul 26, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
Cycling to work can beat stress and improve work performance!

Cycling to work can beat stress and improve work performance!

A new study suggests that cycling to office daily not only make you healthier, but also helps to reduce stress and improve your work performance.

Jun 22, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Parents take note! Excessive use of smartphone impacts teenager’s sleep, mood and mental health

Parents take note! Excessive use of smartphone impacts teenager’s sleep, mood and mental health

A new study on child development has revealed that excessive use of smartphone among children and adolescents’ affects their sleep, mood and mental health.

May 30, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
Feeling low? Taking a walk in the park may help uplift your mood!

Feeling low? Taking a walk in the park may help uplift your mood!

A new research has found that moving around in the park might help to uplift the mood.

May 12, 2017, 23:53 PM IST
Eating this superfood daily can help fight depression!

Eating this superfood daily can help fight depression!

Do you include chia seeds in your daily diet? If no, then start consuming it daily as experts have said that chia seeds could help fight depression.

Apr 14, 2017, 14:26 PM IST
Feeling low? Visit a spiritual retreat to lift your mood, says study!

Feeling low? Visit a spiritual retreat to lift your mood, says study!

Researchers from Thomas Jefferson University in the US observed about 14 participants ranging in age from 24 to 76.

Mar 26, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Here's a socially-aware robotic assistant that gets your mood!

Here's a socially-aware robotic assistant that gets your mood!

Developed by students and professors of prestigious Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) as a research project, SARA became a key exhibit at the WEF annual meeting held in this ski resort town last week.

Jan 22, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
A gene's dysfunction may cause premenstrual mood disorder

A gene's dysfunction may cause premenstrual mood disorder

A premenstrual mood disorder that affects two to five per cent of women of reproductive age may be the result of a dysregulation in certain gene activity.

Jan 05, 2017, 00:03 AM IST

New research identifies role of mood in making decisions

In their study, Gross and his fellow researchers used a smartphone app to randomly survey the activities and moods of more than 60,000 people over an average of 27 days, and found that mood plays a strong role in how people decide to spend their time each day.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:21 AM IST

Five reasons why you should take a brisk walk every single day!

Here are some health benefits that you'll get from walking.

Aug 29, 2016, 11:07 AM IST

Uplift your mood with smartphone-based exercises, says study!

Such applications could represent a useful addition to the psychotherapeutic options currently available.

Jul 28, 2016, 23:28 PM IST

Five ways for a stress-free, happy life!

But, happiness is a choice. It depends on how well we can control over our emotional well-being, no matter what happens.  

Jul 12, 2016, 11:50 AM IST