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Study: A College Staple Could Apparently Kill You

A new study links instant noodles, like ramen, with cardiometabolic syndrome, which raises a person’s risk for developing things like heart disease and diabetes.

12/22/2014

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New Survey Takes A Look At What Makes Local College Students Stick Around After Graduation

Campus Philly president Deborah Diamond says a lot of elements figure in to that decision — with job prospects, restaurants and nightlife, and public transportation the top three. But another factor really jumps out.

12/15/2014

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Study: The Dirtiest Thing You Touch Each Day Is Probably Not The Toilet Seat

Germs are everywhere, but nine everyday things you touch may be dirtier than your toilet seat according to a new study.

12/14/2014

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Canadian Researchers Claim Potato Extract Could Prevent Obesity

While watching your intake is good, you might not want to completely skip the spuds just yet.

12/10/2014

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/09/2014

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Can One Sick Employee Infect An Entire Workplace?

Do employees who come to work with a cold do more harm than good? According to a study, the answer is usually yes.

12/09/2014

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Study: Vegetarians Usually Revert To Eating Meat

That’s the takeaway from new research conducted by the Humane Research Council.

12/05/2014

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Harvard Study Claims NJ, Pa. Among Most Corrupt States In The Country

The research, which took an unconventional approach and interviewed reporters in each state about perceived corruption in each branch of government, was published earlier this month.

12/05/2014

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Study: Your Obsession With Your Smartphone Is Hurting Your Relationship

Smartphones have officially become the third wheel in many relationships.

12/04/2014

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Study: Sunscreen Can Affect Male Fertility

Sunscreen. It’s just another thing to add to the list of products that could be affecting human fertility.

12/02/2014

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Health: Toy Related Injuries Increasing

New research from Nationwide Children’s Hospital shows injuries related to toys have increased nearly 40 percent in the past two decades.

12/01/2014

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Study: Kids As Young As 2 Take Pleasure In The Misfortune Of Others

If you’ve ever found yourself smirking when your annoying co-worker gets yelled at by the boss or felt a pang of satisfaction when that high school bully suddenly gained 50 pounds, relax.

12/01/2014

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Earlier School Start Times Result In Higher Crash Rates For Teen Drivers

New research out of Virginia has some disturbing news for the parents of teenage drivers.

11/24/2014

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Study: Some States Are Fatter Than We Thought

According to CBS News, new research looked at doctors’ measurements of height and weight rather than asking people to self-report, which had been done in the past.

11/24/2014

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Study: Excessive Texting Could Injure Your Spine

Back pain from texting? It might be a reality, says one New York doctor.

11/20/2014

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