• Adults play a key role in children's participation in school recess

    2 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    When adults are participants in school recess - leading games, monitoring play and ensuring conflicts are mediated quickly - children are more likely to be engaged in recess activities, a new study has found.
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  • Two New Studies Pour Cold Water On Water's Role In Weight Management

    Two New Studies Pour Cold Water On Water's Role In Weight Management

    2 monthes ago - By Weighty Matters

    Two new studies are bound to disappoint those who still want to believe water makes a difference in weight management.
    The first of these studies, Increasing water intake influences hunger and food preference, but does not reliably suppress energy intake in adults , asked participants to drink 500, 1000, 1500, or 2000ml of water in the morning before an all you can eat lunch buffet to see if doing so reduced how much people ate. The researchers found that even drinking 2L of water before lunch didn't reduce how many calories were consumed at the buffet.
    The second, Complementary and...
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