T-Mobile customers with two lines will receive third one for free

T-Mobile customers with two lines will receive third one for free

Amid intensifying competition among telecommunication giants, T-Mobile has announced that new and existing users of its certain plans with two lines will receive a third line for free.

T-Mobile has announced that its customers will be able to get three lines for $100 on a One, Simple Choice or Simple Choice No Credit plan without paying any additional price. Those who already have three or more lines can snag another line for free.

Fruit flies can build resistance to toxins, found in deadly mushrooms: Study

Fruit flies can build resistance to toxins, found in deadly mushrooms: Study

A new study says fruit flies can build resistance to the toxins found in deadly mushrooms - Death Cap and Destroying Angel that may help them live longer.

According to researchers from Michigan Technological University in the U.S, fruit fly species have adapted many niche preferences, such as a tolerance for alpha-amanitin, a toxin found in the Amanita genus of poisonous mushrooms.

Their results were published by PLOS ONE.

Patients with chronic pain prefer marijuana over prescribed drugs: Study

Patients with chronic pain prefer marijuana over prescribed drugs: Study

Canadian researchers revealed many people with chronic pain and those taking mental health medicines prefer cannabis over their prescribed medication.

This may be due to the feeling that marijuana is safer than prescription drugs.

The study has appeared in journal of Drug Policy.

Lead author of the study, Philippe Lucas, from University of Victoria, reasoned as to why they switch to cannabis from prescribed meds.

People with long-term stress may be more prone to obesity

People with long-term stress may be more prone to obesity

Beware and get your stress treated, as a study warns people who suffer from long-term stress may be more prone to obesity.

Researchers from the University College London found higher levels of cortisol - a hormone which regulates the body's response to stress - over several months is associated with increasing weight and more persistently, overweight.

The study appeared in the journal Obesity.

The research involved 2,527 people aged 54 and older taking part in the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing, taking data over a four-year period.

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Women should eat nutrient-enriched diet to have long term benefits!

Women should eat nutrient-enriched diet to have long term benefits!

A study finds, eating nutrient-enriched diet during adolescence or childhood development may alter long-term behaviour and learning among ladies.

It also added that it can even "rescue" females from the negative effects of behaviour, resulting from a poor maternal diet during pregnancy.

The study appeared online in The FASEB Journal.

"So many effects during pregnancy have been touted as irreversible--perhaps not always so,: said Thoru Pederson.

Alzheimer's drug shouldn't be prescribed for cognitive impairment, without genetic test

Alzheimer's drug shouldn't be prescribed for cognitive impairment, without genetic test

US researchers have warned, Donepezil, a medication that is approved to treat people with Alzheimer's disease, should not be prescribed for people with mild cognitive impairment, without a genetic test.

Researchers from the University Of California discovered that for people who carry a specific genetic variation, the K-variant of butyrylcholinesterase, or BChE-K donezpezil, could accelerate cognitive decline.

The study has been published in Journal of Alzheimer's Disease.

Want to stay fit? Interactive health apps may inspire you

Want to stay fit? Interactive health apps may inspire you

Good news for those who want to lose weight without hitting gym or consulting a dietitian!

An online risk assessment website with good but controlled communication skills can promote healthy lifestyles, suggest a study.

In a study, people who experienced a back-and-forth interaction with an online health risk assessment website, were more likely to follow the health behaviours suggested by the tool, according to S. Shyam Sundar from Pennsylvania State University in the US.

Live in green neighbourhood to cut depression, anxiety

Live in green neighbourhood to cut depression, anxiety

Your neighbourhood is linked to your mental well-being.

Briton researchers have revealed, living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress.

The study, involving hundreds of people, found benefits for mental health of being able to see birds, shrubs and trees around the home, whether people lived in urban or more leafy suburban neighbourhoods.

Train your brain everyday to keep negative emotions at bay

Train your brain everyday to keep negative emotions at bay

Does recalling an unpleasant interaction with our boss make you demotivated?

Keep calm! A study reveals that self-guided positive emotional imagery training has great potential to improve the everyday emotional well-being overcoming negative emotions.

"The close relationship between the human imagery system and our emotions can cause deep emotional perturbations", said Dr Svetla Velikova of Smartbrain in Norway.

Researchers suggest ‘golden trio’ to help women achieve orgasm more often

Researchers suggest ‘golden trio’ to help women achieve orgasm more often

Men are luckier than women when it comes to orgasms. In a recent survey, 95 per cent of male participants said they usually or always enjoyed orgasm while getting “sexually intimate” in the past month, but merely 65 per cent of female participants could say the same.

Now, a team of American researchers has suggested three sexual behaviors or “golden trio” that may help women achieve orgasm more often.

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