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Study: Preschoolers Better At Figuring Out How Gadgets Work Than College Students

A recent study revealed that preschool-age children are better at figuring out how to use technological gadgets than college students.

03/12/2014

An overweight child reads her part in a skit. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: Obese Children Take Longer To Work Through Problems

The findings of a recent study suggest that obese children may experience more difficulty with solving problems and answering questions than their slimmer classmates.

03/10/2014

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Study: Average Obese Woman Only Gets One Hour Of Vigorous Exercise Per Year

The findings of a recent study suggest that the average obese woman in America only exercises vigorously for approximately one hour per year.

02/21/2014

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Study: Paxil Could Promote Breast Tumor Growth In Women

A new study has led researchers to believe that the commonly prescribed anti-depressant Paxil could promote tumor growth in female breast tissue.

02/19/2014

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Study: Minimum Alcohol Pricing Would Save Almost 900 Lives Every Year

A recent study suggests that instituting minimum pricing for alcohol would save approximately 860 lives each year.

02/10/2014

Exposure to more natural, green space in cities and towns can deliver large, long-lasting benefits to the mental health of the people living in the area. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Study: Living By Green Spaces Improves Long-Term Mental Health

Exposure to more natural, green space in cities and towns can deliver large, long-lasting benefits to the mental health of the people living in the area.

01/07/2014

A worldwide study on technology and health care needs found that a global majority of people (57 percent) believe traditional hospitals will be obsolete in the future. (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Global Majority Say Technology Will Make Hospitals Obsolete

A worldwide study on technology and health care needs found that a global majority of people (57 percent) believe traditional hospitals will be obsolete in the future.

12/16/2013

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Study: Second-Hand Smoke And Lung Cancer Not Clearly Linked

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta attribute approximately 3,400 lung cancer deaths every year to secondhand smoke. A new study suggests that CDC researchers may be mistaken, however.

12/13/2013

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Study: Signs Of Autism Can Be Found In Way Children Observe Others

A collaborative study conducted by researchers from several organizations, including Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, found that signs of autism are present in the first months of a child’s life.

11/07/2013

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166 Violations Issued At Ga. Nuclear Power Plants

A congressional study expected to be released later this month shows that two nuclear power plants in Georgia were issued 166 safety violations between 2000 and 2012.

10/16/2013

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