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Do we control the time we spend with gadgets?

As numerous studies show, most people have no control over how much daily time they spend with gadgets and how long they look at the screens of a monitor or smartphone.

16 August 2021, 09:00

Physical punishment changes children's brains

Physical punishment, even in mild form, has the same adverse effect on the brain development of children as violent abuse. This is confirmed by research conducted by researchers at Harvard University.

17 June 2021, 09:00

How to accurately guess the due date?

Experts have proposed a new diagnostic method that helps to determine the date of birth with maximum accuracy.

15 June 2021, 09:00

How indulgent are we to loved ones?

There is an opinion that we behave more indulgently with loved ones and friends than with strangers. But scientists have proven that in reality everything is not so.

15 March 2021, 09:00

Bad deeds smell

At the beginning of the experiment, the participants were allowed to feel an unpleasant scent, then to experience a slight pain from a slight burn. Thus, scientists managed to understand the characteristics of a particular person's reaction to unpleasant physical sensations.

05 February 2021, 09:00

Workaholics have a higher risk of developing hypertension

American scientists shared an important conclusion: too long or busy working days in the office can trigger the development of hypertension - a common syndrome of high blood pressure. 

07 October 2020, 09:38

Famous "male" pills impair vision

Sildenafil, better known as Viagra, is used to improve erectile function in the stronger sex. This medication is quite popular, which can be explained by its effectiveness and extremely rare side effects.

11 February 2020, 17:36

Childish sense of justice manifests itself from the age of 3

Starting from a young age, children demonstrate an acute sense of justice. They are ready to do a lot so that a person who shows such an injustice will be punished accordingly, even if the child himself has to sacrifice something for this.

24 July 2019, 09:00

Sharp restriction of carbohydrates in the diet can be dangerous.

Dietary diets that reduce the amount of carbohydrates increase the risk of premature death - this is what scientists say.

12 January 2019, 09:00