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Taking 5-Minute Walks Every Hour Could Counteract Damage Done By Sitting

Let’s face it: Sitting all day is terrible for you.

09/12/2014

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Study: ‘Fat-shaming’ Overweight People Doesn’t Help — And Might Actually Hurt

The research, which focused on nearly 3,000 adults over the course of four years, found that those who reported being discriminated against because of their weight actually put on more pounds than those who didn’t.

09/11/2014

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Study: Eating Spinach Decreases Cravings

A small Swedish study has found that Popeye was right: spinach really is a superfood.

09/10/2014

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Researchers Find Teens Who Smoke Marijuana Every Day Less Likely To Finish High School

The users are also seven times more likely to attempt suicide and eight times more likely to use other illegal drugs.

09/10/2014

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Study: Despite The Head-tilt, Your Dog Doesn’t Care What You Have To Say

In fact, your dog has something to tell you: Less talking, more petting.

09/09/2014

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Attached To Your Phone? You Might Be Addicted

Can’t tear yourself away from your smartphone? A new study claims you could be addicted.

09/04/2014

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Study: Kids Eat Healthier Foods On School Days

Easing back into the school year could also mean easy back into eating healthy for many children.

09/03/2014

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Temple Docs Part Of International Study Testing New Way To Treat Stroke Causing Blood Clots

Dr. Guillermo Linares, director of Neuro-Interventional Services says Temple Hospital is testing a new procedure.

08/31/2014

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Penn Study Claims Medical Marijuana Might Help Prevent Overdose Deaths

Medical marijuana can help ease patients’ pain, but apparently, it can also save lives.

08/27/2014

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Study Sheds Light On ‘Sleep Drunkenness’

You’ve heard of sleep apnea and sleepwalking, but what about “sleep drunkenness”?

08/25/2014

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Study: Fifty Shades Of…Unhealthy Behavior?

The Fifty Shades trilogy sent fans around the world into a tizzy, but could it also be resulting in risky behavior among women who have read the books? A new study says it’s a possibility.

08/25/2014

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Study Has Potentially Worrisome News About Antimicrobials And Pregnancy

Uh-oh. It may be time to add two more chemicals to the list of things for pregnant women to avoid.

08/18/2014

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Study: The Family You’re Born Into Often Determines Your Fate

That’s the sobering conclusion of a groundbreaking study out of Johns Hopkins University that followed nearly 800 kids over 25 years.

08/08/2014

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Silence Speaks Louder Than Words…Except When It Comes To Relationships

Silence might be killing your relationship.

08/06/2014

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Study Turns Portion Of The Delaware River Green

“The purpose of the dye study is so that we can understand how pollution would move throughout different parts of the river under different conditions,” said Dr. Chris Crocket of the Philadelphia Water Department.

08/05/2014

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