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Stimulating brain with electric current could improve memory Aug 29, 10:45 am
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): A new study has found that stimulating a specific part of bran with non-invasive electric current, called Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation, could boost a person's memory.
Now, turn up the music to feel 'powerful' Aug 6, 12:27 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): A new study has found that listening to music, especially high levels of 'bass', helps one feel all pumped up and powerful.
Now, an app exclusively for acne sufferers Apr 2, 1:02 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): Acne sufferers around the world are now using an iPhone app created at Northwestern University to learn how certain foods affect their skin conditions.
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): A Northwestern University biomedical engineer has designed a first-of-its-kind intravaginal ring that reliably delivers an antiretroviral drug and a contraceptive for months.
How some people age more gracefully than others Feb 17, 3:20 pm
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A scientist from Northwestern University has suggested that an individual's personality plays an important part in his or her cognitive outcomes.
Why fish are such swell swimmers revealed Jun 25, 4:01 pm
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Researchers at Northwestern University led by an Indian professor have revealed some of the mechanical properties that allow fish to move so intricately.
Washington, May 31 (ANI): GLYX-13, a molecular cousin to ketamine, induces similar antidepressant results without the street drug side effects, according to a study.
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Bendable tablet computer or an electronic newspaper that could fold to fit in a pocket may not be so far off.
Another gene key to morning wake-up call identified May 17, 2:31 pm
Washington, May 17 (ANI): A gene involved in neurodegenerative disease also plays a critical role in the proper function of the circadian clock, according to Northwestern University scientists.
Quest for dark matter starts in form of tiny bubbles May 4, 12:19 pm
Washington, May 4 (ANI): A group of physicists from Northwestern University have launched an unusual new experiment in an attempt to be the first to directly confirm the existence of dark matter.
Gene necessary for mice to avoid cats discovered Apr 30, 3:05 pm
London, April 30 (ANI): A Northwestern University study has shed light on how a mouse instinctively avoids a cat, when it smells the feline.
5 habits of happiest couples Apr 8, 1:39 pm
Washington, April 8 (ANI): There are couples who even after years together still can't seem to get enough of each other.
7 heart-healthy lifestyle steps that can cut cancer risk Mar 19, 10:17 am
Washington, Mar. 19 (ANI): The American Heart Association's seven steps for a healthy heart- dubbed Life's Simple 7 - can also help keep cancer at bay, a new study has claimed.
Trust fools people but it's good for relationships Feb 28, 11:13 am
Washington, February 28 (ANI): Trust is crucial to a healthy relationship, as it can fool you into remembering that your partner was more considerate and less hurtful than he or she actually was, according to a new study.
New flexible battery can stretch up to 300 pc of its original size and still function Feb 27, 11:35 am
London, February 27 (ANI): Scientists have developed a stretchable lithium-ion battery-a flexible device capable of powering their innovative stretchable electronics.
Patients' own bone marrow cells used in bladder regeneration Feb 19, 2:37 pm
Washington, February 19 (ANI): An Indian origin scientist and his team have taken a new approach to bladder regeneration by harvesting cells from a patient's healthy bone marrow.
Washington, February 18 (ANI): Marine mussels can adhere to virtually all inorganic and organic surfaces, sustaining their tenacious bonds in saltwater, including turbulent tidal environments.
Just 7-min writing exercise can boost your married life Feb 6, 10:19 am
Washington, February 6(ANI): A brief writing intervention that helps spouses adopt a more objective outlook on marital conflict could help preserve the quality of their marriage, which generally declines over time, say experts.
Natural evolution inspires more efficient organic solar cells Jan 27, 1:49 pm
London, January 27 (ANI): A geometrically-patterned light scattering layer designed by McCormick researchers could make solar cells more efficient and less expensive.
Culprit behind osteoarthritis pain identified Dec 28, 2:10 pm
Washington, December 28 (ANI): Researchers have identified a molecular mechanism central to the development of osteoarthritis (OA) pain.
Practice can make you a perfect liar Dec 7, 2:52 pm
Washington, December 7 (ANI): Lying is more malleable than previously thought, and with a certain amount of training and instruction, the art of deception can be perfected, a new Northwestern University research has revealed.
Sitting all day can have health risks even for those exercising Dec 2, 12:14 pm
New York, Dec 2 (ANI): Regular exercise is beneficial, but it does not reduce the risk of an otherwise sedentary lifestyle, a new study has revealed.
Washington, November 13 (ANI): A new Northwestern University study has shed light on how language helps infants to understand the intentions of others.
Keeping heart healthy could add 14 years to your life Nov 6, 10:49 am
Washington, November 6 (ANI): People who have optimal heart health in their middle age may live up to 14 years longer, free of cardiovascular disease, than their peers who have two or more cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors.
Scented sleep can eliminate fear Oct 25, 2:02 pm
London, October 25 (ANI): Apart from helping us reset our brains and calm our emotions, sleep can wash our fears away.
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