Are you overweight or obese? You can now blame it on your genes

You can blame your genes for your obesity as researchers have found 13 genes that carry variations associated with body mass index (BMI). The researchers identified 14 genetic variations in 13 genes, including a risky copy variation — a phenomenon in which sections of the genome are repeated — that causes carriers to weigh 15 […]

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Don’t skimp on makeup. It can boost cognition as well as confidence

Carried out by researchers from Harvard Medical School, USA, and the University of Chieti, Italy, the team looked into the “lipstick effect” among 186 female undergraduate students. The “lipstick effect” is a known psychological phenomenon in which wearing makeup can give individuals a confidence boost by making them feel physically attractive, increasing the feeling of […]

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Is it Safe to Consume Raw Eggs?

Eggs have some impressive health credentials. They are full of high-quality protein and are one of the few natural sources of B  and D Vitamins. The yolks are no longer shunned because of their cholesterol content. Macrobiotic Nutritionist Shilpa Arora clears the air by suggesting that most people can eat 1 or 2 eggs with […]

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