After living with the curly tresses all our lives, you would think that we have what it takes to manage them. But, no. We are nowhere near conquering the beautiful phenomenon that is curly hair. The two major setbacks of curly hair are frizz and tangles. While frizziness is more to do with the appearance of your hair (okay, we know that is putting it mildly), tangles can do some great damage to your hair to the point of no return. Tangles are what make us wary of the curly tresses. … [Read more...] about Enjoy Tangle-Free Curly Hair With These Smart Hacks
"People are already trialling all sorts of medications and we're hopeful that we might discover that there are various combinations of viral and anti-viral medications that could be effective. At the moment there isn't any established treatment apart from supportive treatment, which is what we give people in intensive care. We ventilate them and maintain high oxygen levels until their lungs are able to function in a normal way again as they recover," said the doctors involved in the study . … [Read more...] about Coronaviurus: What Is Covid-19 Pneumonia? How Does It Affect The Lungs?
Stage 1 - In the first stage, the disease doesn't spread locally, which means people who have had a foreign-travel history to an already affected country. Stage 2- This is the local transmission stage. The people who have contracted the virus and travelled to another country and the virus gets transmitted to other people, usually family and friends. In stage two, it is very easy to trace the source and quarantine affected people. Stage 3 - At this stage, the source of the infection is untraceable and once it spreads it's difficult to control. People who are infected don't have any travel history and haven't come in close contact with a confirmed coronavirus person. Stage 4 - At this stage, the spreading of the virus is uncontrollable and the clusters of infection start developing in a country. An example of this stage so far is China. Coronavirus Face Masks: Types, When And How To Use … [Read more...] about COVID-19: What Is Community Transmission? Has It Affected India Yet?
Although this news analysis seems to provide a compelling explanation, what guidance is there from psychological research that personality combined with social norms can play a role in the virus mitigation? Given the recency of the COVID-19 outbreak, it's too soon to have direct evidence to back up those claims. However, it's possible to gain insights from a 2019 study led by Shigehoro Oishi of the University of Virginia on the personality trait predictors of a measure of life fulfillment known as "the psychologically rich life." … [Read more...] about Is There an Introvert Advantage in Social Distancing?
Professor Little sees free traits as behaviors carried out in the service of a personal project even though it may run against one's "first nature." As you might be thinking, it can be stressful to act differently from your natural tendencies—out of character, as Little says. The stress can take a toll, and Little recommends finding “restorative niches” (metaphorically, your favorite room in the Myers-Briggs house) to relax and refresh. … [Read more...] about This Could Be the Most Important Personality Trait. Really.