Stress

The lead researcher also said that the results could help practitioners enhance and design better interventions for targeting stress.

This relationship depended on the presence or absence of the stress-related variant of the SERT gene, indicating a potential specific brain marker associated with susceptibility to stress during problem-solving.

The event will be held at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi on the 20th of this month. Over 2000 students, parents and teachers will be participating from all over the country. 

The event will be held at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi on the 20th of this month. Over 2000 students, parents and teachers will be participating from all over the country.

The researchers measured psychological stress in the participants using the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory. The ratio of the participants whose pulse rate lowered significantly after a 3-minute rest with interaction with their desk plant proved definitive.

The authors noted several strengths of the study, including its many volunteers, accounting for multiple factors that can impact blood pressure, repeated testing over several years, the use of wearable monitors instead of relying on workers' reports of their blood pressure readings; and the use of the same monitors for all blood pressure measurements.

“Mind should be free from stress and tension. You cannot be healthy if the society is full of tension and fear”, Sri Sri said, adding that one should be able to accept criticism without losing one’s smile.

Researchers used data from the American Time Use Survey collected by the U.S. Census Bureau. Data included information about 4,486 childcare activities, as well as who performed the activity and that person's corresponding mood.

While no differences were found between the two groups in terms of how energised participants felt, the shape-fitting game appeared to offer increasing benefits throughout the week in terms of "recovery experience" - that is, to what degree participants felt relaxed, detached, in control and able to improve their skills.

The researchers adjusted their analyses to take into account factors that could affect their calculations, such as the mothers' body mass index, socioeconomic status and whether or not the mothers had given birth previously.