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Study: Having Shingles May Increase Risk Of Having Stroke

According to a new study, having shingles may increase the risk of having a stroke.

01/06/2014

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Study: Alcohol Can Boost Your Immune System

According to a new study, alcohol can boost your immune system.

12/24/2013

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Study: Adults Mistakenly Believe Coffee Causes Cancer

According to a recent study by a leading charity, 9 percent of adults mistakenly believe coffee causes cancer.

12/17/2013

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Study: Drinking Wine Creates Stronger Sperm

According to a new study, men who drink wine up to three times per week create stronger sperm.

12/10/2013

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Study: Driving With A Hangover Just As Bad As Driving Drunk

According to a recent study, a hangover following a night of heavy drinking can impair one’s driving performance just as bad as driving under the influence.

12/10/2013

GE CEO And NFL Commissioner Goodell Announce Initiative To Study Concussions

Does The Information And Constantly Developing CTE News Impact You And Your Decision To Let Your Child Play Football?

According to internet sources, CTE (or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) is defined as “a form of encephalopathy that is a progressive degenerative disease, which can only be definitively diagnosed postmortem, in individuals with a history of […]

92.9 The Game–11/14/2013

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Study: 13 Percent Of EMS Workers Clean Hands Before Patient Contact

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say wearing gloves is still not enough to prevent the transmission of pathogens in healthcare settings.

11/12/2013

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Study: Teenagers Find Slim Cigarettes Cooler, Safer

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), each day in the United States, nearly 4,000 people younger than 18 years of age smoke their first cigarette. Within that age group, an estimated 1,000 youth become daily cigarette smokers.

11/12/2013

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Study: Poor Dental Hygiene Can Lead To Heart Disease

According to a recent study, people who brush their teeth at least two minutes twice a day will have less of a chance of developing heart disease or suffering a stroke.

11/09/2013

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Study: Monday The Best Day To Quit Smoking

According to a recent study, Monday is the best day to quit smoking.

10/29/2013