Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 15 August 2017 The languages you speak may influence the way you experience the passage of time. The languages you speak may influence the way you experience the passage of time. That’s one of the conclusions of an international team of psychologists who have recently investigated this phenomenon among people who are fluent in two languages. Their research suggests that bilingual individuals tend to unconsciously think about time differently depending on the language context – Swedish or Spanish, for instance – in which they are assessing the length of events, particularly if the languages in question use dissimilar ways of marking durations of time. 0 NEXT ON HEALTH24X Girls with autism diagnosed later than boys 2020-02-26 18:45 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Medical WATCH | US confirms first coronavirus case of unknown origin Medical Got flu? Deal quickly with complications News NHI public hearings: Broken healthcare systems come to the fore Lifestyle How high testosterone levels have different health outcomes for men and women Medical Best first-line treatment for coronavirus might be existing drugs Medical 5 reasons why you need to pee all the time Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.