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New Research Shows Intense Exercise Could Help Patients With Memory Loss

Working up a sweat during regular aerobic activity can help your memory once it starts to slip according to new research from Copenhagen.

07/24/2015

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Study: Napping During The Workday Could Result In Better Productivity, Safety

Researchers call on-the-job napping a “cost-efficient and easy strategy to increase workplace safety.”

07/06/2015

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Researchers: Sugary Drinks Tied To High Death Toll Worldwide

According to their research, an estimated 184,000 deaths could be caused by the consumption of sugary beverages each year.

06/30/2015

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Survey: Consumers Find Sunscreen Labels Confusing

Researchers from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine surveyed more than 100 people and found only 43 percent understood the definition of “sun protection factor,” or SPF.

06/18/2015

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Harvard Study Claims Daughters Of Working Moms Earn More And Are More Likely To Be Bosses

Leaving your child to go to work is actually better for them, according to researchers from Harvard Business School.

06/16/2015

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Health: Research Released About New Tick Threat

On the CBS3 HealthWatch, warm summer days increase the risk of tick bites and Lyme disease. For the past five years, Pennsylvania has had the most cases of tick-born illnesses in the country. Now there’s new research about another new tick threat.

06/08/2015

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Christie Administration Sues To Halt Ocean-Blasting Research

Gov. Chris Christie’s administration is seeking federal court action to halt research that involves blasting the ocean floor off New Jersey with sound waves.

06/05/2015

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Noisy Debate About Storm Protection Research Off The Coast Of NJ

The research project by Rutgers University, the University of Texas and the National Science Foundation is getting underway this week after an aborted attempt to do it last summer, when equipment problems scrapped it after a few days.

06/03/2015

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Health: When Is The Best Time To Drink Coffee?

Can’t manage mornings without an immediate jolt of caffeine? It turns out that if you do that, you’re not getting the full benefits of caffeine.

05/28/2015

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Health: Researchers Testing New Vaccine That Could Lower Blood Pressure

A new way to lower blood pressure might be on the horizon.

05/27/2015

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Study Claims ‘Mom Brain’ Is Real

As it turns out, motherhood and pregnancy can actually alter the brain.

05/26/2015

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Penn Study: Omega-3 Could Reduce Antisocial And Aggressive Behavior In Kids

While researchers say their work is still in the early stages, they also say it provides “reason to further examine omega-3’s role as a potential early intervention for antisocial behavior.”

05/11/2015

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Study Claims Key To Fighting Drug-resistant Bacteria Could Be On Top Of Your Pancakes

While the scientists say more clinical trials are needed, they also say their findings are encouraging because they “suggest a potentially simple and effective approach for reducing antibiotic usage.”

05/06/2015

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YMCAs Across The Country Host Program To Help Prevent The ‘Summer Slide’

The American Academy of Pediatrics just released a study that claims kids are not only vulnerable to forgetting what they learned in school, but also to weight gain.

04/23/2015

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Study Shows No Link Between Autism And Vaccines

Scientists found the MMR vaccine was not associated with an increased risk – even if the child’s siblings have autism.

04/22/2015

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