Browsing Category

Science

Diabetes drug may help treat breast cancer

Beijing: Chinese researchers have found that a drug used to treat diabetes could be effective against a form of breast cancer. Over 70,000 people die from breast cancer in China every year, according to the national cancer centre.…

Imagining dialogue may boost reasoning skills

New York: People who examine an issue virtually as a debate or dialogue between two sides are more likely to have deeper, more sophisticated reasoning skills, according to new research. The research findings showed that envisioning opposing…

Longer deadlines lead to higher donation

London: People become more generous if they do not feel too pressurised to help charities, suggests new research which contends that longer deadlines lead to more donations. The new research, published in the Journal of Behavioral and…