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Want to keep anxiety away? Keep your brain busy with memory games and math puzzles

Researchers have found that boosting activity in the brain’s areas related to thinking and problem-solving may also buffer against worsening anxiety. Using non-invasive brain imaging, the researchers found that people at risk of anxiety were less likely to develop the disorder if they had higher activity in a brain region responsible for complex mental operations. “These findings help reinforce a ... Read More »

RBI Pores Over Budget, Worries on Fiscal Math: Report

Mumbai: Some Reserve Bank of India (RBI) officials are worried that a populist Budget could put the onus of driving growth on them but limit their ability to respond through big rate cuts this year. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley increased spending on farm and social sectors in the 2016-17 fiscal year on Monday in a boost to rural India, where ... Read More »