In Syria camp young teachers adapt again

After bombs forced him and his students from their homes, Ahmed Hadaja began teaching in a tent in northwest Syria. And now that the threat of coronavirus has shut even his tented school, he has ...

How people with mental disorder can live longer

Tackling unhealthy lifestyle factors would provide the greatest benefit in increasing life expectancy among those with severe mental illness in these difficult times, report researchers.

What we don’t yet know about COVID-19

It has been only three months since reports first emerged from China of an unknown virus causing unusual cases of pneumonia, and scientists and public health experts already know more about it and ...

How life can get better as we age

Life can get better with age with mindfulness because older people have the wisdom and time to use mindfulness as a means to improve overall wellbeing, according to a new study.

Why older people better at resisting temptations

If your grandfather doesn’t want to share a pizza or accept a new dress as a gift, appreciate him as he is way better at controlling his emotional state than you.

NY city schools teaching from afar

Apartment floors, kitchen counters and unmade beds became makeshift classroom desks on Monday as most of New York City's 1.1 million public school students began their first day of remote learning, ...

Mental stress may trigger a second heart attack

For those who have survived a heart attack, mental stress -- and not physical stress -- may be a stronger predictor of a repeat heart attack or even dying from heart disease, warn researchers.

Women tend to run more sophisticated political campaigns

Women run more sophisticated political campaigns for office than men, says David Niven, a leading political researcher. For the study, Niven analysed 1,351 candidate responses to detailed ...

Too much or too little sleep not good for heart: Study

Getting too much or too little sleep, may be bad for your heart, say researchers, adding that people who get seven or eight hours of sleep per night have less stiffness in their arteries, which is ...

Listening to music 30 mins good for heart

Listening to music for 30 minutes every day can be good for your heart as researchers have found that patients who suffered episodes of chest pain soon after a heart attack, known as early ...

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