Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Magic mushrooms may ease depression in cancer patients > Health-in-Motion 23 November 2016 Don't judge a book by it's cover So much of science is simply confirming what most of us already know. People tend to instinctively understand, for instance, that a person’s physical demeanour, stance and gait can provide us with a good indication of their mental state. It should come as little surprise then that a team of boffins at the University of Portsmouth in the UK has found that we can gauge how hostile someone is by observing the way they walk. Their study confirmed that exaggerated movements of both the upper and lower body indicate aggression. 0 More: Daily Dose: Magic mushrooms may ease depression in cancer patientsHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News 2016 Health of the Nation Survey Lifestyle 6 things that can harm your skin this summer Medical Walking may benefit dialysis patients Diet and nutrition What will happen to Noakes if he is (really) found guilty? Medical Mouthguard a key defence against sports-related injuries Medical Two thirds of depressed teens may benefit from therapy From our sponsors Sun protection for all children Understanding your sunscreen The science behind cosmeceuticals Do you know these 5 facts about skincare? Live healthier The debate continues » Working out in the concrete jungle 7 top butt exercises for guys 10 things pole dancing can do for you The running vs. walking debate There are many different theories when it comes to the running vs. walking for health and weight loss. Veganism a crime? » Running the Comrades Marathon on a vegan diet Are vegans unnatural beasts? Can a vegan be really healthy? Should it be a crime to raise a baby on vegan food? After a number of cases of malnourishment in Italy, it may become a crime to feed children under 16 a vegan diet.