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Don't worry, be happy on International Day of Happiness

ARE you happy? What is happiness? To mark International Day of Happiness (20 March), everyone is reminded to try and be happy. It is not about achieving major goals, but more a daily personal attitude to appreciate yourself and the environment around you. So how can you help achieve a…

Are you victim to the vicious sleep cycle

FEELING exhausted night after night but as soon as your head hits the pillow, feel as though you are wide awake? You are not alone and according to sleep experts, the phenomenon is actually a learned disorder with the brain reliving previous sleepless nights. Experts say it is called ‘conditional…

Casual attitude to casual sex

NEW research reveals just 72 per cent of under-25’s believe it is important to have regular sexual health screening if in casual relationships. The Mintel research, which questioned nearly 2,000 internet users, indicates that young men are the most likely to adopt a relaxed attitude towards screening with just two…

Blood test breakthroughs

A NEW form of blood test can help show doctors where in the body a tumour is growing. It is hoped the new 'liquid biopsies' will revolutionise cancer treatment by showing slow-growing tumours and those people most in danger, without the need for painful biopsies where part of the organ…

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Intense cycling could help ward off ageing

A QUICK, intense, four minutes of cycling could help stop the ageing process. It could be the news everyone who hates long workouts has been waiting for, as a US study found that short bursts of intense exercise, such as spinning classes, which are fast cycling classes, can help reverse…

Avoiding eye strain with computer work

AROUND 13 million Spaniards suffer daily from eye fatigue and dryness as a result of frequent use of computers and electronic devices. It can be a problem especially for those who work in offices where lighting or ventilation conditions are not adequate. However, according to international studies, seven out of…

Kissing has a range of benefits

VALENTINE’S DAY may have come and gone but don’t forget to continue kissing your loved one. As well as showing them you care, it could also be good for your health as scientists have proven that it can trigger a range of physiological processes from boosting your immunity, to improving…

World Health Organisation warns us all to be more active

THE World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that 23 per cent of the adult population and up to 81 per cent of children are not active enough. This leads to concern about developing diseases such as diabetes, cancer or stroke. As a result, this United Nations body is working on…

Canada looks for sugar alternative

WITH popular cooking shows on the rise and food posts on social media feeding the desire for showing off delicious baked creations, new research from Mintel reveals that 43 per cent of Canadians who use sugar/sugar substitutes say that whether or not a sugar/sugar substitute is good for baking is…

Experts warn that stable love relationship cause us to gain weight

Perform physical activity in family, drink in moderation and avoid fast food, are keys to not gain weight for couples. According to the survey carried out by the Spanish Society of the Study of Obesity, the Spanish gained an average of 4.5 kg when they have a partner. Findings show…

App to predict illness

IT seems there is an app for everything nowadays, particularly relating to your health from checking your blood pressure, to predicting the best times to try and conceive. But what if an app on your phone could warn you if you were about to get ill? Well this could soon…

Theatre trips could prevent dementia

ENJOYING activities such as going to the theatre could help prevent dementia. Scientists claim that engaging activities help cut the risk of mental decline as they stimulate the brain more, helping to protect against and prevent mild cognitive impairment (MCI) which is the stage between decline from aging and dementia.…

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