young age

Prolonged sitting linked to depression risk in adolescents

The researchers found that every additional 60 minutes of sedentary behaviour per day at age 12, 14 and 16 was associated with an increase in depression score of 11.1 per cent, 08 per cent or 10.5 per cent, respectively, by age 18.

Feb 12, 2020, 14:24 PM IST

Being fit at young age reduces risk of suicidal attempts later in life

A new study has found that being in good physical shape at 18 years of age can be linked with a reduced risk of attempted suicide later in life.

Jun 27, 2013, 12:47 PM IST

Being active during early years may help lower fracture risks in old age

Exercise interventions in childhood may be associated with lower fracture risks as people age, due to the increases in peak bone mass that occurs in growing children who perform regular physical activity, a new study has concluded.

Mar 24, 2013, 13:39 PM IST

Talent needs to be nurtured at a young age: Sonu Nigam

Sonu Nigam feels that if a child shows interest in any art form at a very tender age, he should be trained for it.

Jan 12, 2012, 18:10 PM IST

Why 20s and 30s could be the most distressing time in a person’s life

A new study has found that young adults are suffering from a quarter-life crisis as they’re forced to make tough decisions about their future.

Sep 19, 2011, 11:59 AM IST