Navigation Links
Peppermint or cinnamon smell can make drivers more alert,,

A new study had said that the scents of peppermint or cinnamon could make the drivers of motor vehicles more //alert and refreshed.

Driving for long stretches of time makes the drivers of the vehicle angry, fatigued and physically exhausted. The study had monitored drivers who participated in the study under the conditions of three different types of odors of peppermint, cinnamon and non-odor control. The odors were added to the air inside the vehicle with the help of an oxygen concentrator and were pumped for 30 seconds after every fifteen minutes at a very low flow, of about 1.3l per minute.

Both the cinnamon and peppermint smell increases the ratings of alertness in comparison to the control situation. Researchers of the study think that periodic administration of these odors will increase the alertness of the drivers and help them stay energized for long drives. While peppermint remained the more effective one, as it will decrease fatigue and frustration while driving, more than cinnamon, both of them seem to be equally effective in decreasing feelings of frustration and boredom and increasing alertness.

The study was presented at the Association for Chemical Reception Sciences Conference.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Milk Chocolate, Cinnamon, And Peppermint Scores Good For Brain
2. Womens strong sense of smell
3. Nose plug-switch that stops smelling
4. Nose plug: switch that stops smelling
5. Sense of smell impaired in alcoholics
6. Link between position and sense of smell revealed
7. Sleepy drivers increase road death toll
8. High Prevalence of AIDS among Indian Truck drivers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/25/2017)... ... July 25, 2017 , ... Therachat , a smart ... and providing demos of its smart journaling platform at the 125th American Psychological ... D.C. from August 3-6, 2017. , The APA Annual Convention is one of ...
(Date:7/25/2017)... WI (PRWEB) , ... July 25, 2017 , ... ... Aloria Health, as medical director. Dr. Negrette has more than a decade of ... She has worked closely with individuals fighting addictions, eating disorders, psychotic and manic ...
(Date:7/25/2017)... TX (PRWEB) , ... July 25, 2017 , ... SignatureCare ... emergencies in the Austin, TX area 24 Hours a day. , The ... Austin, TX. , “We’ve been open four months now and things are running ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Cheerag D. Upadhyaya , M.D., M.Sc., FAANS has been ... (SLMBNI), part of Saint Luke’s Health System . Dr. Upadhyaya has served in ... M.Sc., FAANS joins Stanley P. Fisher, M.D., who has served as medical ...
(Date:7/24/2017)... ... July 24, 2017 , ... BayMark Health Services ... Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis program. ... will facilitate the development of a hub and spoke model for opioid treatment ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:7/13/2017)... , July 13, 2017 RK Logistics Group, ... of Pharmacy certification for its Fremont, CA ... solutions in the Tri-Valley and San Jose ... City of Fremont , with its Fremont Innovation ... to provide such a powerful resource to the hundreds of ...
(Date:7/12/2017)... INDIANAPOLIS , July 12, 2017  Eli Lilly and ... settlement agreement with generic companies to resolve pending patent litigation ... Virginia regarding the Cialis ® ... expire on April 26, 2020. As part of the agreement, ... on September 27, 2018. "The unit dose patent ...
(Date:7/11/2017)... 2017  The global market for liquid biopsy diagnostic ... million in 2016.  Although in early stages, the global ... particular as a result of the gradual shift towards ... introduction of a significant number of new liquid biopsy ... tumor biomarkers to guide treatment decisions. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: