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Happiness exercises boost moods of those recovering from addiction says MGH study

Short writing exercises reliving happy moments boosted the moods of adults recovering from addiction in a study conducted by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital’s (MGH) Recovery Research Institute. “Recovery is hard,” said lead author Bettina B. Hoeppner, senior research scientist at the institute and an associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School. “For the… Read More »

SickKids study finds blood tests alone may be effective strategy for detecting cancer relapse in certain patients

For most cancer patients, medical tests and examinations don’t end with the completion of therapy, even if their cancer has gone into remission. They will be due for several follow-up appointments, which can include blood tests, imaging tests and other exams as part of a surveillance protocol to detect possible relapse. One of the regular… Read More »

One Night Stand Can Strengthen Emotional Bond Between Potential Partners, Reveals Study

One night stand may strengthen emotional bond. (Photo Credits: Pixabay) As easy-going as it might seem, your casual one-night stand can set the stage for deepening the emotional connection between the two of you. According to a recent study, sex helps initiate romantic relationships between potential partners. A team of psychologists, as part of a… Read More »