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eldis-sula
December 04, 2019 - 12:51 pm
The use of hair dye and hair straighteners may be associated with a higher risk of breast cancer, according to a new study. Women who use permanent hair dye or straighteners, or applied straighteners to others, have a higher risk of getting breast cancer than women who don’t use those products,...
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eldis-sula
November 21, 2019 - 6:00 am
Husbands feel higher levels of stress when their wives earn more than 40% of the total household income, a new study finds. A survey conducted by the University of Bath suggests that the American public perceives men in marriages as financial providers, even at a time when women’s contributions are...
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Protein shake
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1010 WINS Newsroom
May 04, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Protein shakes may be helping you build muscle, but they might also be messing with your physical and mental health, according to researchers.
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Cell phone night
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Adam Warner
April 29, 2019 - 11:47 am
There have been plenty of studies recently about how phone and tablet screens can cause sleeplessness and even memory lapses – now researchers have discovered they can give people wrinkles too.
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Adam Warner
April 16, 2019 - 11:22 am
A new study about sleep finds Americans hold many false beliefs about sleep and that it could be hurting our health.
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FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017 photo shows Shelley, an adopted cat, at its new home in Philadelphia. A study released on Thursday, April 4, 2019, suggests house cats respond to the sound of their own names. Researchers said it’s the first experimental evidence that cats can distinguish between words people say. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
April 04, 2019 - 9:03 am
NEW YORK (AP) — This may not surprise many cat owners, but a new study says cats can respond to the sound of their own names. The researchers said it's the first experimental evidence that cats can distinguish between words people say. To test for that, the Japanese researchers had animals listen...
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Gym equipment
Dreamstime
January 06, 2019 - 4:09 pm
If you’re aiming to get more exercise in 2019, you better bring some hand sanitizer.
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Vaping
Dai Sugano, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
December 17, 2018 - 12:22 pm
Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking, drinking and drug use.
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hurricane
AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File
November 23, 2018 - 3:17 pm
As California's catastrophic wildfires recede and people rebuild after two hurricanes, a massive new federal report warns that these types of extreme weather disasters are worsening in the United States. The White House report quietly issued Friday also frequently contradicts President Donald Trump.
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