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Study: Women Believe People Who Are Promiscuous Unsuitable For Friendship

According to a new study conducted at Cornell University, college-aged women judge their promiscuous female peers more negatively than they do chaste women, to the point where they view the former group as unsuitable for friendship.

06/03/2013

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Study: ADHD In Childhood Linked To Obesity In Adulthood

The findings of a recent study indicate that children – in particular, young boys – who grapple with ADHD often struggle with obesity in their adult years.

05/20/2013

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Study: Facebook Activity Indicative Of Regional Obesity Rates In United States

A recent study found that user activity on the social networking site Facebook from a certain region of the United States could indicate the obesity rates of that region.

04/26/2013

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Newtown Parents Back Study For Clues To Violence

The parents of a 6-year-old girl killed in the Newtown school shooting are seeking answers about what could lead a person to commit such violence.

04/15/2013

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Study: Facebook Users Exhibit Hostility Toward The Elderly

The findings of a recently conducted study indicate that younger users of Facebook discriminate against older members of the online community – and aged persons in general.

04/05/2013

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Study: Children Who Exercise More Are Less Likely To Fracture Bones Later In Life

According to a new study conducted by researchers at Skane University Hospital in Malmo, Sweden, exercise habits in children could be directly related to bone strength in a person as they grow older.

03/26/2013

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Study: Patients Are Less Trusting Of Obese Doctors

Researchers have learned that patients are less likely to trust their doctors if the practitioners appear to be out of shape.

03/22/2013

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Study: Roosters Crow Based On Internal Clock, Not Sunrise

Researchers have learned that roosters are genetically programmed as to when to greet the morning with a “Cock-a-doodle-doo!”

03/18/2013

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Study: Binge Eating Could Lead To Teen Drug Use

According to a new study, teenagers who binge eat are far more likely to use or abuse drugs, including marijuana.

12/13/2012

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Study: Smoking Could Make Hangovers Worse

A new study has learned that hangovers could hurt even more for smokers.

12/06/2012

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