FB Connect: Pick of Web stories on Mind&Body Facebook

Here are some stories published elsewhere that we think you might be interested in.

Find them on The Straits Times Mind&Body Facebook page at www.facebook.com/StraitsTimesMindBody.

PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN

No junk food ads on kids' apps

Children need to be protected from the pervasive marketing of junk food on apps, social media and video blogs.


SMELL YOUR B.O.

Dear Science: Why can't I smell my own body odour?

Over time, the brain will ignore the information that it receives and that includes the smell of our body.


WORK LESS, BENEFIT MORE

Why a six-hour workday is good for you

Not only is a shorter workday better for your health, it could also boost your productivity.


SUGAR CRAVINGS AND SLEEP

Does being deprived of sleep make you crave sugary drinks?

Those who get less than five hours of sleep a night are likely to take more sugary drinks.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 15, 2016, with the headline 'FB Connect'. Print Edition | Subscribe