Psychopaths May Not Yawn Along With You
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with psychopathic traits are less likely to catch "contagious yawning" than those with higher levels of empathy, a new study suggests.
Zaps From Electric Device May Prevent Motion Sickness
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Motion sickness is a miserable experience, with sufferers having nausea, dizziness and cold sweats from the rocking of a boat, the swaying of a car or the swooping of a roller coaster.
Seniors Getting Smarter, Research Shows
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Older adults are
getting smarter, but their mental health and physical fitness
levels are falling, new research from Germany suggests.
People Perceive Tall Men in 30s as Most Dominant
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Like beauty, dominance
seems to be in the eye of the beholder, with new research
suggesting that taller men in their mid-30s with masculine features
are seen as highly dominant.
Autism Behaviors May Differ in Boys and Girls
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The repetitive and
restrictive behaviors common in autism aren't seen as often in
girls as they are in boys with the disorder, a new study says.
She Had Leukemia 7,000 Years Ago
FRIDAY, Sept. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Life in Europe's
Neolithic Age, more than 7,000 years ago, was never easy. But an
examination of the remains of a woman from the period suggests she
battled a foe still prevalent today -- leukemia.
Health Tip: Weigh Yourself Regularly
(HealthDay News) -- Self-monitoring is an important part of
losing and maintaining a healthy weight. Weighing yourself
regularly can help you stay on track.