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Getty ImagesYour morning commute makes you happier than you think: studyCommuting to work by train, bus, bike or old-fashioned walking makes us happier than making the... ThinkstockOne in five US men have committed domestic violence: studyAlarming new statistics have emerged from the US showing that one in five men admit to having been... ThinkstockScent of attraction: We're attracted to the smell of people with the same political beliefsIt's not surprising that left-wingers are often attracted to lefties and right-wingers go for other... ThinkstockHappy wife, happy life: A wife’s satisfaction is key to keeping a marriage on trackWomen set the bar when it comes to marriage happiness, with a US study finding that a happy wife is... ThinkstockGetting your om on for tranquility: how meditation can minimise migrainesDoing 45 minutes of mindfulness meditation a day could be the key to reducing the number and... ThinkstockYour brain keeps learning while you're asleep: studyAnyone who has ever wished they had more time in the day to get things done will welcome new French... Getty ImagesPipe down: Telling someone they're fat leads to weight gain, not lossYou might have good intentions telling a loved one that they're overweight but such comments can... ThinkstockWomen handle back pain better than men: studyWomen have been gloating for centuries about their ability to handle pain better than men –... ThinkstockWorking is better than taking a sickie for depression: studyWhile you're asking your friends and family R U OK? today to check in about their mental health, it... Getty ImagesWhy freaking out over footy scores could be hurting your heartJody Gilchrist, a University of Alabama nurse, has warned football fans of all codes that nervous... Getty ImagesNo link between breast cancer risk and wearing a bra, study findsA new study has quashed any link between wearing a bra and your risk of developing breast cancer. ThinkstockGet some shut-eye: Sleep deprivation could shrink the brainWe all know that staying up too late can make us moodier and more likely to make mistakes, and now... ThinkstockPlease stand up: it'll do more for your health than organised exerciseMost of us give ourselves a pat on the back if we've managed to fit in a 30 or 60 minutes workout a... ThinkstockEnjoy responsibly: alcohol brands' written warnings encourage anything butWarnings encouraging drinkers to "drink responsibly" are futile unless they give people more... ThinkstockDouble mastectomy doesn't improve breast cancer survival rates: studyContrary to popular belief, having both breasts removed may not improve women's chances of... Getty ImagesHalf of young women don't know where their vagina isHalf of young women surveyed in the UK couldn't identify a vagina in a medical diagram, causing... Getty ImagesBenefits of HPV vaccine in jeopardy over neglected pap smearsAustralian women who have been vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) are neglecting... Getty ImagesVolunteering makes older adults happier and healthierWhether you're planting trees, working in a soup kitchen or spending time at a local nursing home,... Getty ImagesHow your home can tell scientists who you areEven if you haven't finished unpacking boxes, within 24 hours of moving into a new home, US... Getty ImagesHave we got the cause of depression all wrong?For years, doctors have attributed depression to an imbalance of serotonin, a chemical messenger...
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