Facebook posts or Tweets: Are consumers oversharing over social sites?

Increase in the usage number of digital communication is causing consumers to lose their inhibitions. With the birth of social networking sites, people have started relying upon people whom they meet online and 'oversharing' the information, according to a new study in the Journal of Consumer Research. 'Sharing itself is not new, but consumers...

Want less body fat? Nibble on chocolate!

A legitimate reason for chocoholics to indulge in the sweet delights of tasty treat without being racked by guilt!! Contrary to popular belief that chocolate is fattening, a new research shows that consumption of the cocoa delight helps reduce weight. The study found eating lots of chocolate leads to lower levels of total fat deposits...

H7N9 Virus Could Transmit Between Humans – Study

The H7N9 bird flu virus has the potential to spread easily through the air between ferrets, suggesting that it may spread easily in humans too, new findings suggest. For now, the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus does not transfer well from human to human and the spread usually occurs through infected birds. "We now know H7N9...

The healing power of ginger!

No culinary delight is complete without it and no grandma’s home remedy excludes it. Ginger’s tantalizing taste compliments the blandest of food and is a must in every Indian kitchen. On the other hand the properties of the spicy, pungent underground bulb have been acting as a natural remedy for centuries. Now, researchers worldwide...

Designer baby possible? 23andMe tests genetic code for genealogy and disease

Designing your own child, is it possible? Genetics today can make miracles! Reports confirm that a patent by a genetics company may allow parents to analyze the genetic code and may permit the would-be parents to decide the genetic traits that they want in their future babies. Calculated genetic code Well, we had heard about mathematics...

Can a full moon affect your sleep?

Though there is no scientific evidence to support the popular belief that the full moon causes mental disorders and bizarre human behavior, a new study has found that lunar influence does in fact affect sleep. The study suggests that the human sleep patterns are cued to the lunar cycles and a moon in its full...

Walk for Suicide Awareness says, don’t end your life, its valuable!

Don’t kill yourself, life is precious! This underlying fact was the highlight of the morning march that was under taken by 1000 people, who will take to the streets in Kaukauna, as a part of the Walk for Suicide Awareness . Largest walk in Wisconsin The largest walk in Wisconsin , called the Walk for...

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