People With High IQ Might Have Greater Risk Of Mental Disorders

A new study suggests that highly intelligent people have a significantly increased risk of suffering from a variety of mental disorders. The study titled “High intelligence: A risk factor for psychological and physiological over-excitabilities” published in the journal Science Direct last week says that “those with high intelligence are at significantly greater risk for the examined… Continue reading “People With High IQ Might Have Greater Risk Of Mental Disorders”

Japanese reporter died after 159 hours of overtime

Japan’s public broadcaster has vowed to reform its working practices as it revealed that a young reporter died of heart failure after logging 159 hours of overtime in a month. NHK reporter Miwa Sado, 31, who had been covering political news in Tokyo, was found dead in her bed in July 2013, reportedly clutching her mobile… Continue reading “Japanese reporter died after 159 hours of overtime”

The Physical Exercise That Can Reverse Signs Of Aging In The Brain

Dancing, whether professionally or recreationally, requires strength, suppleness, coordination and balance. It’s an enjoyable physical and mental exercise that helps you become more physically active and keeps your mind sharp. A recent study published in Frontiers in Human Neuroscience has found dance classes can even reverse some signs of aging in the brain. Older adults who… Continue reading “The Physical Exercise That Can Reverse Signs Of Aging In The Brain”

Beware of Turtle: Reptiles Cause Salmonella Outbreak

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is cautioning people to think twice before bringing home turtles to keep as pets. On Tuesday, the agency said 13 states are currently investigating outbreaks of salmonella linked to contact with the hard-shelled reptiles. New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Ohio and Connecticut had the highest number of reported infections.… Continue reading “Beware of Turtle: Reptiles Cause Salmonella Outbreak”

World’s Biggest Drone Drug Deliveries Take Off in Tanzania

Tanzania is set to launch the world’s largest drone delivery network in January, with drones parachuting blood and medicines out of the skies to save lives. California’s Zipline will make 2,000 deliveries a day to more than 1,000 health facilities across the east African country, including blood, vaccines and malaria and AIDS drugs, following the success… Continue reading “World’s Biggest Drone Drug Deliveries Take Off in Tanzania”