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Study Finds Teens Getting Less Sleep

Teenagers do not get enough sleep, a new study finds.

02/17/2015

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Study: Hormone Therapy Nearly Doubles Risk Of Ovarian Cancer

Women who undergo hormone therapy nearly double their risk of developing ovarian cancer, a new study finds.

02/16/2015

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Study: Alcohol May Help Elderly Women Live Longer

In a recent study out of London, alcohol was shown to help women over the age of 65 live longer lives

02/14/2015

Volunteers in protective suit carry for burial the body of a person who died from Ebola in Waterloo, some 30 kilometers southeast of Freetown, on Oct. 7, 2014. (credit: FLORIAN PLAUCHEUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Ebola Virus Still Infectious Week After Death

The Ebola virus may still be be infectious up to a full week after a person infected with it has died, a new study has found.

02/14/2015

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Study: American Kids Eat Too Much Pizza

Researchers found that pizza contributes a large source of calories, saturated fat, and salt in children’s diets.

02/09/2015

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Study: Drinking More During Midlife Raises Stroke Risk

Drinking more during middle age can increase your risk of a stroke, a new study finds.

02/01/2015

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Experts: Measles Outbreak Caused By Distrust Of Public Health

Within the last month, over 70 cases of measles have occurred in six states across the U.S as well as Mexico, and the specifics of its spread rest in pubic health and the growing anti-vaccination movement.

01/28/2015

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Company 3-D Print Prosthetic Hands For Kids

A program called E-nabling The Future is manufacturing prosthetic hands using 3-D printing; a process that is much easier and cheaper than more sophisticated prosthetics.

01/25/2015

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Study: Lack Of Exercise Causes Twice As Many Deaths As Obesity

Lack of exercise may cause twice as many deaths as obesity, a new study finds.

01/15/2015

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Study: Black Women Have Highest Death Risk Of Breast Cancer

According to a new study, a person’s chances of being diagnosed with breast cancer can depend on their race and ethnicity.

01/14/2015