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eldis-sula
December 04, 2019 - 9:51 am
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 - 3:00 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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AP
March 16, 2019 - 9:01 am
A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes — but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really helps. More than 419,000 Apple Watch users signed up for the unusual study, making it...
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October 23, 2018 - 3:37 pm
(KNX 1070) -- People who eat organic food regularly are less likely to develop cancer than those who don't. That's what a new study out of France is suggesting. A team of researchers studied about 70,000 adult volunteers who provided information on how often they ate organic food, drinks, and even...
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AP
September 17, 2018 - 1:55 pm
(AP) -- A school-based survey shows nearly 1 in 11 U.S. students have used marijuana in electronic cigarettes, heightening health concerns about the new popularity of vaping among teens. E-cigarettes typically contain nicotine, but many of the battery-powered devices can vaporize other substances,...
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August 23, 2018 - 2:14 pm
(KNX 1070) -- If you ask a number of people about the one thing that leads to ultimate health and happiness, you might hear -- sleep, money, booze, love, or great sex. The truth is, humans only get by with a little help from our friends. Psychiatrist Robert Waldinger directs the Harvard Study of...
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August 22, 2018 - 5:17 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A Harvard epidemiologist is arguing that the "insanely popular" coconut oil, used on skin, hair and in your food is "pure poison." Plenty of people believe coconut oil is a panacea of good health. The truth probably lies somewhere in between. Dr. Michael Hirt, an internist at Tarzana...
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July 24, 2018 - 12:59 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A hotter climate is having a shocking effect on society. One often overlooked symptom of mental health issues is the weather. A ground-breaking new study indicates there's a connection between extreme temperatures and suicide. Comparing data from thousands of U.S. counties and regions...
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July 19, 2018 - 10:41 am
(KNX 1070) -- A recently released Harvard stud y finds children of working mothers are just as happy later in life as kids whose moms stay home. CBS News contributor and New York Times correspondent Jodi Kantor says this should be of some comfort to moms in the workforce: According to the study,...
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Getty
June 25, 2018 - 2:27 pm
(KNX 1070) -- There's now some research behind it... California has a high concentration of psychopaths. The study says it's the professions that psychopaths tend to get into that puts the state in the number third spot in the nation. That list of jobs includes: CEOs, lawyers, politicians, surgeons...
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