A new study suggested that sugar intake have virtually no health benefits and can impair mood and alertness. Consumption of sweetened beverages in the United States increased by 135 percent from the late 1970s to early 2000s.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 10, 2019
In a study, women were asked about their current significant relationship, the longevity of their relationship, and how meaningful they thought their life was. Researchers have found that having high sexual activity suggested that people had a positive mood the next day.
Healthy Living/Wellness February 10, 2018
Curcumin, an ingredient found in Indian curry, were linked to improvements in memory and mood of participants in an 18-month study. Those who consumed curcumin also showed less signals of tau and amyloid, proteins associated with Alzheimer's disease.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 24, 2018
Research shows monitoring mood with an app can help gauge depression levels in patients.
Apps/Software May 17, 2016
Peppermint tea may help enhance mood and memory, a new study has found. Experts say that compared to chamomile, which has calming effects, peppermint tea provides more alertness and cognition to people, especially in older adults.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 30, 2016
Listening to a happier or sadder version of your own voice can unconsciously change your mood, as revealed by a new study. Scientists developed a new digital audio platform that could manipulate sounds.
Life January 14, 2016
Past studies showed people who go for smaller, immediate rewards carry bigger risks in struggling with addiction and impulsivity. New research found specific genes influence a person's decision-making tendencies.
Life December 11, 2015
Food has varying effects on people's mood. In a new study, researchers found that eating vanilla yogurt can help improve mood and combat feelings of being depressed.
Life November 12, 2015
Researchers conducted a small study and found that taking caffeine supplements equivalent to one cup of coffee before each game helps golfers score better by two strokes. The caffeine group in the experiment also reported less fatigue and more energy.
Sports August 29, 2015
Thync is a new high-tech electronic headband that uses electricity to change the user's mood. In 5 to 20 minutes, low-level electrical impulses result in either a calming or energizing effect.
Wearable Tech June 10, 2015
Fuzzy thinking and depression? It’s not all in your head. The two are indeed connected, as researchers have found, opening up potential opportunities for diagnosis and treatment.
Life May 6, 2015
Google Play seeks to stream mood music, now that it has begun its integration with Songza. The app's face also gets a makeover, thanks to Android's Material Design language.
Apps/Software October 21, 2014
A new study found that eating comfort food when feeling sad does not make people feel better. It appears that food and memory have a bigger connection than food and mood do.
Internet Culture October 9, 2014
A new study found that when people are in a bad mood, they tend to look at profiles of unsuccessful social media friends to feel better about themselves.
Internet Culture October 3, 2014
Researchers observed that emotions are contagious on social media with negative posts spawning additional negative posts and positive posts likewise resulting in more positive posts.
Life March 14, 2014