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Study: Vegetarians More Likely Than Meat Eaters To Report Feeling Unhealthy

It’s not clear whether vegetarians opted for that diet because they had a “lower quality of life,” or if that lower quality of life was created by going veg, however.

03/04/2014

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Study: Facebook Is Good For Self-esteem, Bad For Self-control

Put down the cookies! A new study shows using Facebook might reduce your self-control.

03/03/2014

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Health: Possible Treatment For Anosmia, Or Inability To Smell

Ever imagine living life without being able to smell? For some people, that’s reality, and there’s no treatment.

02/28/2014

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Cringe-worthy Study Reveals Stethoscopes May Be Covered In Bacteria

It seems obvious now that it’s mentioned, but you’ve probably never considered the germs that could be congregating on the most rudimentary of medical tools.

02/28/2014

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New Warning For Those Looking To Fire Up The Grill This Spring

According to new research out of Mt. Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine, grilled and broiled meats have now been linked weight gain, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease.

02/27/2014

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Research Shows Cheating May Boost Creativity

The research suggests that lying about your performance on one thing could increase creativity in another.

02/26/2014

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Study: Common Spice Could Be Useful In Fighting Depression

A new study shows that a spice commonly used in many ethnic cuisines may be as beneficial as medication to those with depression — and without the scary side effects.

02/26/2014

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Study: Bright Lights, Big Emotions

Have a difficult decision to make? You might want to dim the lights while you ponder it.

02/25/2014

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Study: Nearly Half Of Water Taps May Contain Bacteria That Causes Legionnaires’ Disease

While the study was small — researchers only sampled 67 public and private water sources such as kitchen sinks and drinking fountains – it’s the first one to chart the presence of the potentially deadly bacteria in water taps.

02/21/2014

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Study: Dogs Detect Emotions The Same Way Humans Do

Researchers continue to give humans more insight into the inner-workings of man’s best friend.

02/21/2014

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Study: Our Most Significant Memories Are Made Before Age 25

First love…college graduation…first job. Most of us may have made our most important memories by the time we’re 25.

02/20/2014

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Health: Synthetic Chemicals Used In Food Packaging, Processing Could Be Harmful

The study’s authors warn that the packaging could be a problem because most of the substances can leach into the foods we eat.

02/19/2014

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Study: Bullying Could Have Far-reaching Health Effects

The research, which was published in the most recent issue of the journal Pediatrics, looked at the associations of bullying with mental and physical health from elementary to high school.

02/18/2014

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Study: Commonly Used Football Helmets Do Little To Protect Against Traumatic Brain Injuries

The research, which was released Monday, reveals that the helmets currently used on the field may do little to protect against hits to the side of the head, which can cause brain injuries and encephalopathy.

02/17/2014

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Typing v. Writing: Going Old School Might Be Better For Learning

When it comes to note-taking, students who do it the old-fashioned way might be better off.

02/07/2014

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