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Monday 5 August, 2013

How much sex is too much sex?
# Society
# Society

How much sex is too much sex?

Aug 5th 2013, 5:30 PM 38,196 Views 57 Comments

Sound like a ridiculous question? Not when you take into account the emotional, physical and relationship impact of quantity over quality.

Sunday 28 July, 2013

How exercise can help treat depression and anxiety
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

How exercise can help treat depression and anxiety

Jul 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 21,266 Views 42 Comments

The debate around the effectiveness of working out on mental health continues – but it can be at least a part of treatment for some people.

Sunday 21 July, 2013

Are TV dinners healthier than home-cooked meals?
# Sunday Dinner
# Sunday Dinner

Are TV dinners healthier than home-cooked meals?

Jul 21st 2013, 12:00 PM 11,357 Views 31 Comments

You may be surprised – and it might be worth revisiting your home cooking…

Sunday 14 July, 2013

Research: Why women should stop being frenemies and start being friends
# BFFs
# BFFs

Research: Why women should stop being frenemies and start being friends

Jul 14th 2013, 12:00 PM 9,302 Views 26 Comments

The benefits of female friendship may go back to the days of the cave dwellers.

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Sunday 7 July, 2013

Tricks to help you sleep well in the heat
# Hot Pillow
# Hot Pillow

Tricks to help you sleep well in the heat

Jul 7th 2013, 12:00 PM 29,878 Views 33 Comments

Cool down, won’t you?

Sunday 30 June, 2013

How (and why) families affect childhood obesity
# Research
# Research

How (and why) families affect childhood obesity

Jun 30th 2013, 5:30 PM 13,106 Views 49 Comments

Gender work division in the home may have something to do with it…

Sunday 23 June, 2013

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid
# The Fear
# The Fear

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid

Jun 23rd 2013, 5:30 PM 7,989 Views 15 Comments

The only thing to fear is fear itself – except that sometimes it can seem like other things are a lot scarier…

Sunday 16 June, 2013

Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep
# Productivity
# Productivity

Why businesses should care how well their employees sleep

Jun 16th 2013, 5:30 PM 9,964 Views 7 Comments

New research suggests stress messes with our sleep.

Sunday 9 June, 2013

Shock research finds people regularly lie about their sex lives
# I Don't Believe It
# I Don't Believe It

Shock research finds people regularly lie about their sex lives

Jun 9th 2013, 10:30 AM 20,198 Views 25 Comments

This wasn’t predictable at all.

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Monday 3 June, 2013

“What’s that, dear?”: The science of selective hearing
# Listen Up
# Listen Up

“What’s that, dear?”: The science of selective hearing

Jun 3rd 2013, 10:00 AM 10,228 Views 16 Comments

Ever tuned out of one conversation just to listen in on another? Course you have.

Sunday 26 May, 2013

Finding love (or lust) in 4 minutes: The science of speed dating
# Rules Of Attraction
# Rules Of Attraction

Finding love (or lust) in 4 minutes: The science of speed dating

May 26th 2013, 6:00 PM 15,758 Views 11 Comments

Talking mainly about the woman, interrupting and asking questions – a new study has found what does and doesn’t work in speed dating.

Sunday 12 May, 2013

Hate waking up? Here's how to become a morning person
# Wake Up Happy
# Wake Up Happy

Hate waking up? Here's how to become a morning person

May 12th 2013, 10:30 AM 28,989 Views 24 Comments

It’s not going to happen overnight, but here’s some tips on how to sleep better and wake up happy.

Sunday 5 May, 2013

Why some people (and mice) can eat a lot and stay skinny
# Hollow Leg
# Hollow Leg

Why some people (and mice) can eat a lot and stay skinny

May 5th 2013, 11:30 AM 29,598 Views 27 Comments

It may be in the genes – but you don’t give up the exercise or healthy eating just yet…

Saturday 27 April, 2013

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain
# The Science Bit
# The Science Bit

How you get high: What marijuana does to your brain

Apr 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 33,323 Views 127 Comments

Leave aside the legal/illegal debate right now – if you do smoke weed, do you know exactly how it works on the body?

Sunday 21 April, 2013

How to manage workplace stress
# Wellbeing
# Wellbeing

How to manage workplace stress

Apr 21st 2013, 5:30 PM 14,911 Views 13 Comments

It’s part of modern life – but there are ways to let go…

Thursday 11 April, 2013

15 ways to beat anxiety now
# Calm
# Calm

15 ways to beat anxiety now

Apr 11th 2013, 11:30 AM 29,184 Views 48 Comments

Daily stress affects us all – these tips will help you on your way to being cool as a cucumber.

Saturday 30 March, 2013

13 great mental health benefits of exercise
# Get Movin'
# Get Movin'

13 great mental health benefits of exercise

Mar 30th 2013, 8:30 AM 29,252 Views 29 Comments

From alleviating anxiety to helping you to get more done, here’s 13 obvious and not-so-obvious boosts from exercise.

Saturday 23 March, 2013

27 easy ways to sleep better tonight
# Snoooooze
# Snoooooze

27 easy ways to sleep better tonight

Mar 23rd 2013, 7:15 PM 37,162 Views 61 Comments

Put the alarm clock away, dim the lights and save the bedroom for certain activities only – here’s some ways to snooze easier this evening.

Monday 18 March, 2013

23 scientifically-backed ways to reduce stress
# Calm
# Calm

23 scientifically-backed ways to reduce stress

Mar 18th 2013, 7:00 PM 35,359 Views 49 Comments

Pets, art, kissing, tea-drinking, writing a journal – some stress-busting strategies you can try out right now.

Sunday 10 March, 2013

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?
# Cold Watch
# Cold Watch

Is Vitamin C an effective remedy for the common cold?

Mar 10th 2013, 5:00 PM 17,886 Views 113 Comments

Bad-tempered spring weather means many of us are nursing the sniffles – will a blast of the orange stuff really help?

Sunday 3 March, 2013

How to get sh!t done working from home
# Telecommuting
# Telecommuting

How to get sh!t done working from home

Mar 3rd 2013, 12:00 PM 15,526 Views 17 Comments

Yahoo says that its employees are no longer allowed to work from home – but if you do, these are the benefits and drawback of telecommuting that you need to know…