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Chronic sleep deprivation increases depression One night of short sleep may lead to less depression the following day, but chronic short sleep is tied to greater depression overall for young women, according to a new study.“The overall message that poor quality and insufficient sleep lead to poor mood, which, in turn, worsens sleep was not surprising,” said lead author David A. Kalmbach of the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor.More noteworthy, he added, was that these relationships were evident in healthy, young women, not just insomniacs or depressed people.The researchers studied 171 female college students for two weeks, beginning with an in-person questionnaire assessment of anxiety and depression levels and continuing with daily self-reported measures of mood and anxiety. The women also reported their total sleep time, time to fall asleep, and ratings of sleep quality each night.On average, the women slept for seven hours and 22 minutes each night, taking 21 minutes ...

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Drink milk, it counters diabetes and obesity Milk considered one of the super foods, and why not few can match the health benefits that it holds. Now, a new study suggests that milk contains a vitamin with several health benefits i.e. it can lower blood sugar levels, reduce fatty liver, and prevent peripheral nerve damage in pre-diabetes and type-2 diabetes.This super vitamin, called nicotinamide riboside (NR), is a vitamin precursor of NAD+, an important cellular metabolite. That is required by cells to ...

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View the inside of your mouth with this toothbrush We have heard about smartphone replacing car keys in the future, they have already become the next credit card and now they will help cleaning our teeth.Well this is not your regular smart toothbrushes that are connected to apps. This time it’s different, Onvi, a company specializing in dental technology has devised a toothbrush that helps you see the inner working of your mouth.According to Venture Beat, ‘Prophix,’ the smart toothbrush has a video camera ...

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Johnny Depp ordered to stay away from wife over abuse claim LOS ANGELES: Johnny Depp was hit with a restraining order on Friday after his wife appeared in court with a black eye, accusing the Oscar-nominated star of assaulting her.Amber Heard, who filed for divorce in Los Angeles earlier this week and is seeking spousal support from the 52-year-old "Pirates of the Caribbean" star, says she is the victim of repeated attacks by Depp.Heard submitted pictures to the court showing a bruise on her face that ...

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Beware! Mobile charging via computer’s enough to get you hacked Charging one smartphone through computer is probably one of the most common means of charging, but experts are now warning that this relatively innocent act is enough to get your phone hacked. According to Mirror, the researchers from Kaspersky Lab, an international software security group says that plugging your iPhone or Android devices into a computer causes an exchange of huge amount of data between the two devices.The data includes information i.e. phone's name, manufacturer, ...