What your taste in music says about you

What your taste in music says about you

Your taste in music could reveals key insights into your personality , according to a new study. Researchers from the University of Cambridge looked at the traits shared by people with preferences for different music. Their analysis suggests that people who like…

Smiling makes you look older, study reveals

Smiling makes you look older, study reveals

Adverts for anti-ageing products often feature older women smiling, but a new study suggests this might not be the best advertising tactic. Researchers from Ben-Gurion University have found that contrary to popular belief, smiling actually makes you look older. In the study,…

Men with strong handshakes are more likely to get married

Men with strong handshakes are more likely to get married

It can make or break a job interview, and now it seems that your handshake could also give clues about your marital status. Researchers from Columbia University have found that men with stronger handshakes are more likely to be married. Professor Vegard…

How to know when you’re overindulging your kids

How to know when you’re overindulging your kids

Too much stuff, too much help, too little structure — it’s a trap that leads well-intentioned parents into making life as a grownup hard for their kids. Jean Illsley Clarke, the country’s foremost expert on childhood overindulgence — and its pitfalls —…