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Study Finds Link Between Low Birth Weight And Infertility In Women

While the researchers say this is the first study of its kind and more research needs to be done, they theorize that infants born with aspects that “deviate from the norm” might be prone to childbearing difficulties later in life.

03/12/2014

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Health: Study Claims One Drink Can Turn Those Over 55 Into Dangerous Drivers

It seems innocent enough. Doctors say that, for most people, one drink won’t get them legally drunk. But new research has found that for people over 55, one drink can turn them into dangerous drivers.

03/07/2014

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Study: Don’t Judge A Dog By Its Breed

Whether pit bull, Akita, poodle or Yorkie, it turns out breed is not a good predictor of aggression in dogs.

03/07/2014

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Study: TV In The Bedroom Leads To Weight Gain In Kids

Thinking of getting your child his or her own TV? You might want to reconsider.

03/05/2014

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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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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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