Yearly Archive for 2010

: 2010

Mind Games for Your Stomach

Anyone who’s ever battled a weight problem knows it’s awfully tricky. A new study suggests tricking our minds into believing food will be more filling than it is before we eat it could be the key to

Is Romantic Rejection Addictive?

If you’ve ever wondered why being rejected by a romantic partner drives some people over the edge, science may have an explanation. According to a study by researchers at Rutgers University, Yeshiva

Massage and Headache

There’s no question that a massage can be enjoyable and relaxing. According to new research, it may also help bring relief to people suffering from tension headaches. Researchers at the University of

Milk and Muscle Tone

If you regularly turn to sports drinks after a workout at the gym, you might want to switch to milk. A recent study found that women who drink two large glasses of milk a day after their

Seeing Red?

A red outfit often makes a woman feel beautiful and powerful, but it turns out the color also brings a special reward to men. According to a new study, simply wearing the color red or being bordered

Teens, Reality TV and Plastic Surgery

Reality televisions shows can certainly be addictive — if not intellectually stimulating — but they could also be encouraging teenagers to go under the knife. According to recent research, teens who

Western Diet and ADHD

If your teenager suffers from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), you might want to take a look at what she’s eating. According to a recent study, there may be a link between ADHD and a

Yoga and Your Mood

If you think yoga helps improve your mood, it may not be all in your head. According to new research, yoga may be superior to other forms of exercise in its positive effect on mood and anxiety.

Today’s Superheroes and Your Son

If your son idolizes superheroes – and really, what little boy doesn’t – you’ll want to read this. According to a recent study, watching superheroes beat up villains may not be the best image for boys

Cycle Day and Sexy Clothes

Are you wearing something sexy today? If so, new research says you may be ovulating. Yes, I’m serious. A study by researchers from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management found that