As per the results of a survey done by Ramblers Association, 25% adults walk for nine minutes a day or little more a hour in a week on an average basis.
GPs have warned in a damning report obtained by The Independent that the new NHS 111 system is putting lives at risk as the operators are often making wrong decisions.
It has been concluded in a poll that every week about 25 per cent of adult walks just about an hour. A poll was conducted for the Ramblers.
About 2000 adults were polled by the YouGov survey, in which it was seen that when they walked, they did so for less than two hours per week.
According to government guidelines, every week, adults should indulge in physical activity for about 150 minutes.
People in the survey were questioned about the total walking they did and this included school trips, walking to work or shops.
Blood Dragon is based on previous year's excellent Far Cry 3. It is now available for download on PSN, XBLA and Steam. The standalone game does not require Far Cry 3 and costs mere £10-12.
As per a new study that got published in Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology Journal, people will sooner have access to such an anti-graying cream which solve the problem of disc
A British firm, Touch Bionics, have developed a prosthetic, which will be helping the people with bionic limbs to adjust the grip of their bionic organs.
Within weeks of its last-month official announcement that it has started carrying the popular Apple iPhone, fourth-ranking US carrier T-Mobile has now revealed that it has launched its `T-Mobile TV' app for iOS.
Though the `T-Mobile TV' app has been available on Android since 2010, the iPhone users on the T-Mobile network could not access content from TV channels till Friday.
Barnes & Noble' subsidiary Nook Media LLC revealed in a Friday announcement that its wide-ranging catalog of reading and entertainment content on the much-admired Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets is being further expanded, with the addition of the popular Google Play digital content experience on these two devices.
A coroner has ruled that due to natural causes contributed by sheer neglect, a man with severe learning difficulties has died at Swansea hospital.
It was heard by an inquest in the city that the care delivered to Paul Ridd's at Morriston Hospital was below the expected standard.
In January 2009, following an operation on bowel, 53-year-old Ridd had died near Port Talbot. He was from Baglan.
The inquest heard that Ridd could not survive as he was drawbacks in care did not deliver him the chances of surviving.
Sources suggested that there are possibilities for the night sky observers to sight the Eta Aquarids meteors, if the cloud conditions allowed.
Published in the American Geophysical Union's (AGU) online Journal of Geophysical Research, a study has been claiming that a breathtaking display would be put on by Saturn by April end.
As a part of the national swimathon, a five-kilometer swim was attempted by a young girl, after she made a splash in the pool in order to raise money for charity.
The girl is 12-year-old Riya Kotecha, from Morley Crescent West, Stanmore. She managed to raise £400 for Marie Curie Cancer Care after she jumped inside a local pool.
The total time taken to complete the swim was two hours and 22 minutes and out of all, the swimmer was the youngest person from Cannons Sports Pool, to be a part of the event.
Scientists in the US have created a robot that is similar to the size of a fly. The robot is well capable of performing the agile manoeuvres of the ubiquitous insects.
On Thursday, music discovery service Songza released an updated version of its iOS app - Songza iOS app version 3.0 - which not only unfolds a simple, clean and more attractive interface, but also gives the users new ways to interact with the app.
With the view to facilitate employees in sending and receiving one-to-one as well as group text chats while working together on tasks and projects, Citrix has enhanced its Podio social collaboration platform with the recent addition of instant messaging.
The Podio Chat feature which Citrix launched on Thursday will essentially bring on real-time collaboration to the Podio platform for the first time; with video chat functionality also to be introduced soon.
With regard to the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend which is on the cards for employees in the coming years, the findings of a new study conducted by research firm Gartner have revealed that, by the year 2017, nearly 50 percent of all employers will require employees to make use of their own smartphones and tablets for work needs.
The user contract of New York City's upcoming public bike share program, Citibike, imposes a weight restriction on renting a bike; with New Yorkers who weigh more than 260 pounds (120 kg) not eligible to rent a bike under the program which is being funded by Citibank.
As per a new research study done by researchers from Berkeley's School of Public Health, University of California, most common of the lipsticks and lip glosses contained metals and some of them at suc
According to a news release from UW-Madison, a UW-Madison professor has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences.
A risk assessment report subjecting the pesticides was released by the National Research Council in the recent week. The report was related to the Endangered Species Act by the officials.
Climate Change could impact more than 30% of animals and more than 50% of plants on our planet during the current century, as per latest estimates of scientists. With climate change, the habitat is becoming difficult for many species to survive.
This change in climate and the ecosystem for various plants and animals can have major impact...
At 11.10 pm, Barack Obama recorded a historic win by defeating his rival, Mitt Romney by 100 votes. Obama was given 303 electoral votes by the major networks, while Romney got 203.
Obama, the first African American President, was elected...
Average price of gasoline has fallen by six cents since past two weeks and further plunge in the price is expected in the coming days.
The decrease is first in the prices since December. According to reports by the Lundberg Survey of fuel...
As per a study done by scientists of Johannes Gutenberg...
A second meteorite landed in one of the towns of...
A pair of white dwarf stars has been recently discovered...
Mars Curiosity, following a spring break of four weeks,...
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