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Study: Super-long Eyelashes Might Be Pretty, But They Could Be Harmful To Your Eyes

Fake eyelashes might grace the red carpet on a regular basis, but they’re not practical in real life. In fact, they can even be harmful.

02/26/2015

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No Surprises Here: Study Claims The Most Addictive Foods Are Just What You Thought

The researchers say this study is a step towards identifying specific foods that can trigger an addictive response.

02/25/2015

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Health: New Study Says Peanut Allergies Can Be Prevented

Peanut allergies are rising and now affect more than two percent of U.S. children. Now, a groundbreaking new study says they can be prevented.

02/23/2015

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Study: ‘Skunk Marijuana’ Associated With Higher Risk Of Developing Psychotic Disorder

The research, out of King’s College in London, reveals that nearly a quarter of new cases of psychotic disorders are linked with the use of “high potency ‘skunk-like’ cannabis.”

02/17/2015

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Health: New Study On Successful Online Dating Finds Certain Words Are More Likely To Lead To Love, Others Are A Turn-Off

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a new study on successful online dating. Certain words are more likely to lead to love, others are a turn-off – the Internet’s ABC’s of love.

02/13/2015

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Surprise! Cigarettes Are Even Worse For You Than You Thought

Everyone who’s ever seen one of the CDC’s horrifying anti-smoking commercials knows cigarettes are bad for you, but there are a few more diseases to add to the list of maladies smoking can cause.

02/13/2015

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Study Finds ‘Megadroughts’ To Afflict Parts Of U.S. After 2050

“Unprecedented drought conditions” — the worst in more than 1,000 years — are likely to come to the Southwest and Central Plains after 2050 and stick around because of global warming, according to a new study in the journal Science Advances on Thursday.

02/13/2015

National Sandwich Month

Hold The Listeria: Your Deli Sandwich Could Be Crawling With Bacteria

From cheesesteaks to roast pork, Philly has informally been crowned the sandwich capital of the United States. But a new study might have you thinking twice before ordering from your favorite deli.

02/12/2015

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Study: 3-4 Cups Of Coffee A Day Could Keep Cancer Away

Ladies, feel free to enjoy that latte: A new study shows drinking three to four cups of coffee can decrease your risk of developing endometrial cancer.

02/12/2015

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Can Marijuana Help With Depression? New Research Looks Promising

The research, which was done by the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions (RIA), used animal models to look at the effects of the components in marijuana and is still in the early stages.

02/09/2015

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Study: Tweeting About Sexism Can Improve A Woman’s Well-being

The study claims that women who used Twitter to vent about sexism showed signs of increased well-being after three days.

02/09/2015

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Study: Treadmill Desks Increase Workplace Productivity

Sitting is killing us and the four o’clock slump is real, but a new study claims there might be a solution: treadmill desks.

02/06/2015

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Study: Men And Women Love Spicy Foods For Different Reasons

Love the burn of a spicy meal? According to Penn State scientists, the reason you eat them might be more for others than for yourself – if you’re a man.

02/05/2015

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‘Binge-watching’ TV Shows Could Be A Sign Of Mental Illness

If you’ve ever wondered whether those Sundays you spent binge-watching Downton Abbey or Homeland are a sign of something more serious, stop and take a breath: They might be.

01/30/2015

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Study: Does Your Zip Code Affect How Much You Pay For Car Insurance?

According to a study done by Carinsurance.com, the answer is yes.

01/28/2015

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