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November 14, 2019 - 7:36 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Can old dogs teach us new tricks? Scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines. They hope to shed light on human longevity too. The project will collect a pile of pooch data: vet records, DNA samples, gut microbes and information on food and...
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Rebekah Sager
November 11, 2019 - 4:00 pm
A new study from the University of California, Irvine is the first to focus on veterans' grief. “Our goal was to better understand how combat veterans experience the deaths of their military comrades in battle or by suicide and what factors predict the nature and level of their grief,” said the...
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October 04, 2019 - 7:30 am
When minutes matter, Dunkin's drive-thru line is the fastest way to grab a bite, new research shows. And the slowest? That title goes to Chick-fil-A, recently dubbed America's favorite fast-food. It takes an average of roughly 216 seconds to get from the speaker for placing an order to the pick-up...
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August 29, 2019 - 12:44 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The number of people killed by drivers running red lights has hit a 10-year high, and AAA is urging drivers and pedestrians to use caution at traffic signals. In 2017, the latest figures available, 939 people were killed by vehicles blowing through red lights, according to a AAA...
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August 29, 2019 - 11:53 am
CHICAGO (AP) — The largest study of its kind found new evidence that genes contribute to same-sex sexual behavior, but it echoes research that says there are no specific genes that make people gay. The genome-wide research on DNA from nearly half a million U.S. and U.K. adults identified five...
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July 21, 2019 - 9:26 am
ARMY SOLDIER SYSTEMS CENTER, Mass. (AP) — In the nearly four years since the Pentagon announced it was opening all combat jobs to women , at least 30 have earned the Army Ranger tab, two have graduated Marine infantry school and three have passed the grueling initial assessment phase for Green...
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Rebekah Sager
July 09, 2019 - 4:10 pm
Snowball the cockatoo knows how to move! He's taught himself 14 dance moves, and he's not afraid to show the world how it's done. Researchers say the bird and his relatives are the world's first non-humans to hold a beat. “It helps show that this is a more complex cognitive ability than we had even...
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June 07, 2019 - 8:53 am
It’s been a truism in the diet world that red meat is worse for your cholesterol than white meat like chicken or pork. A new study seems to have found that not to be the case. The key is not what type of meat you eat, but how much saturated fat you consume more broadly. The study , which was...
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May 31, 2019 - 10:30 am
Could a leisurely stroll be detrimental to your health? A new study has found that fast walkers tend to live longer than those that take their time getting from point A to point B. The results were also found to be true regardless of the person’s weight . Researchers from the U.K.’s University of...
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May 30, 2019 - 12:20 pm
People who get many of their meals from packages may have heightened risks of heart disease, stroke and premature death, two large studies suggest. The findings, published online May 29 in the journal BMJ, are the latest to point the finger at "ultra-processed" foods. They include not only "junk...
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