Coronavirus: 28,000 virtual volunteers ‘adopt a grandparent’ to help carehome residents during lockdown

Coronavirus: 28,000 virtual volunteers ‘adopt a grandparent’ to help carehome residents during lockdown

More than 28,000 people from across the world have signed up to an “Adopt a Grandparent” scheme aimed at helping carehome residents during the coronavirus lockdown.

Seven in 10 adults think their partner ignores them on purpose, poll claims

Seven in 10 adults think their partner ignores them on purpose, poll claims

Seven in 10 people believe their partner has selective hearing , according to a poll.More than half of the 2000 UK adults polled said they were concerned their partner’s selective hearing could be a result of genuine hearing difficulties.

Weekly Health Quiz: Homeopathy, Sleep and Smoking

Weekly Health Quiz: Homeopathy, Sleep and Smoking

1 Spore-based probiotics may repopulate your gut more effectively with healthy bacteria after taking antibiotics because they: Spore-based probiotics do not contain any live Bacillus strains, only its spores, which means antibiotics cannot kill them.

What Your Fingers May Reveal

What Your Fingers May Reveal

A study at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) found that women with longer ring than index fingers had more physical and athletic prowess and were better at solving 3D rotation tasks and spatial tests—capabilities typically associated with males.3 On the other hand, those with longer index fingers (the finger of the general), tended to do better on verbal memory tests, though they were more likely to develop Tourette’s Syndrome, ADHD, autism, anxiety, and depression.