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Top 10 Best Value Colleges

Aug 04, 2014 PM EDT Earlier this year, the Princeton Review released its annual list of the nation's "Best Value Colleges" and its companion book, The Best Value Colleges: The 150 Best-Buy Schools and What It Takes to ...

Reading

Early Reading Skills May Predict Intellectual Abilities Later

Jul 24, 2014 AM EDT Stronger early reading skills may predict higher intelligence later in life, according to a recent study. ...

Obesity

One-Third of Obese Children Think They're Thinner than They Are

Jul 23, 2014 PM EDT Many obese and underweight children may think they are healthier than they really are, according to a recent study HealthDay reported. ...

Exercise

One-Third Of Alzheimer's Cases Avoidable, Exercising For An Hour Cuts Risk In Half

Jul 14, 2014 PM EDT One in three cases of Alzheimer's disease ...

Physical Activity Enhances Cardiovascular Health and Protects Against Cognitive Impairment, Study.

Spending More Time in the Gym May Improve Grades

Jul 10, 2014 PM EDT Spending more time in the gym may help students bump up their grade point averages (GPAs) during college, according to a recent study. ...

Team Sports Help Lower Stress and Depression among Teens, Study.

Team Sports Help Lower Stress and Depression among Teens, Study

Jul 08, 2014 AM EDT Team sports help adolescents to feel less stressed and have better mental health as young adults, according to a University of Toronto study. ...

Hurricane Arthur

Hurricane Arthur Shuts Down UNC-Wilmington Thursday, Downgraded to Cat.-1 as it Heads Toward New England

Jul 04, 2014 PM EDT Shortly after Hurricane Arthur gained a category-2 status, the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) was forced to temporarily shut down all operations. ...

Writing

Conservative University Offers Women's Studies Course From A Different Perspective

Jul 01, 2014 PM EDT An online university is offering a free women's studies course that offers a different perspective on feminism than what is being taught on liberal college campuses, Campus Reform reported. ...

exercise

Children Who Participate In Less Structured Activities Are Better Able To Meet Their Own Goals

Jun 18, 2014 PM EDT Children whose time is less structured are better able to set their own goals and meet them without prodding from adults, according to a recent study. ...

exercise

12 Minutes of Aerobic Exercise Improves Attention, Reading Comprehension in Low-Income Adolescents

Jun 12, 2014 AM EDT Twelve minutes of exercise can improve attention and reading comprehension in low-income adolescents, according to a recent study. ...

toddler

Toddlers Can Learn Verbs After Only Hearing Them Twice

Jun 11, 2014 PM EDT Toddlers can acquire verb meaning after hearing them only twice, according to a recent study. ...

Obese Man

Southeast Asian Countries Tackles Obesity

Jun 09, 2014 PM EDT Many nations in Southeast Asia are taking several measures to prevent obesity from becoming a widespread disease, Counsel and Heal reported. ...

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