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Researchers Say Sleep Could Be The Answer To Weight Loss

Could the answer to staying slim and sharp be as simple as sleep?

03/12/2013

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Researchers Study Possible Connection Between Minor Head Blows, Autoimmune Disease

Can minor blows to the head, which fall short of concussion, lead to autoimmune disease later?

03/07/2013

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4 Ways To Better Praise Your Children

From the moment they’re born, parents want the best for their kids – helping guide, teach and encourage them as they grow. One way parents do that is with words, especially praise. But is all praise… good praise?

02/26/2013

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New Study Looks At Link Between Folic Acid, Autism During Pregnancy

A large new study in the “Journal of the American Medical Association” looked at 85,000 children in Norway.

02/12/2013

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Study: Certain Types Of Exercise Can Help Osteoarthritis Sufferers

Osteoarthritis affects about 27 million Americans, mostly in their knees. Now, a new study shows certain types of exercise can have big benefits.

01/25/2013

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Skin Cancer Detection Apps Prove Unreliable

Can skin cancer be diagnosed over the phone? A study at the University of Pittsburgh says be wary.

01/17/2013

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Study Makes New Tamoxifen Recommendations For Breast Cancer Patients

Carie Capossela took the drug Tamoxifen for five years after she was diagnosed with breast cancer at 33. She is now 44.

12/05/2012

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Study Finds Growing Stress For Some Facebook Users

Facebook boasts of more than one billion people on its social network, but a study from the School of Business at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and the University of Bath, England, suggests many of those on Facebook are more stressed out than ever.

11/28/2012

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New Study Says Flu Shot Might Be Good For Heart

Are flu shots good for more than keeping you flu-free? It may be your heart that reaps the benefit, too.

11/27/2012

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Aspirin & Women: Young Brains In Old Age?

Will a daily baby aspirin keep the brain young in old age? A study of older Swedish women suggests there may be something to that.

11/08/2012

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New Study Questions Whether PMS Exists

The week before your period — do you scream at people, throw things and just feel downright cranky and irritable?

10/24/2012

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New Study Aims To Determine Relation Between Vitamins & Asthma

Are vitamins and asthma related? Previous studies show that lung function is worse in asthmatic children with a vitamin D deficiency, even when treated with inhaled steroids.

10/22/2012

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New Study To Help Improve City Nightlife

How do you balance a growing night scene with residents’ rights to a safe peaceful place to live? That is what today’s announcement was all about and it all starts with study that will take a few months aims produce long-lasting solutions.

04/09/2012

Lower Back Pain Study

The University of Pittsburgh is looking for older adults with lower back pain and depression.

03/23/2012

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Study Shows More Officers Killed In 2011 Nationwide Than In Years Past

A new study shows that more police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2011 nationwide than in years past, and it’s something Western Pennsylvanians know all too well.

12/29/2011

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