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Rich Resources of Private Schools Give Pupils Educational Advantage

Nov 06, 2019 AM EST First known current performance gap study shows

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EduSense: Like a FitBit For Your Teaching Skills

Nov 06, 2019 AM EST CMU researchers develop comprehensive classroom sensing system

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Blood Test Can Help GPs Spot Ovarian Cancer in Women With Suspicious Symptoms

Nov 06, 2019 AM EST Testing for levels of CA125 in the blood is a useful tool for gauging the likelihood of ovarian cancer and could help detect other types of cancer among patients in primary care, according to research ...

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Anger, Anxiety, Insomnia: Tweets from Twitter Users Could Predict Loneliness

Nov 06, 2019 AM EST Loneliness is estimated to affect roughly one in five adults in the United States. It also stands as a public health crisis because loneliness has been tied to depression, cardiovascular disease, and ...

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Texas Judge Decides Both Parents Have Say on Boy's Gender Transition

Nov 06, 2019 AM EST The court ruled on Thursday that Jeffrey Younger now has fair joint conservatorship with the mother, Dr. Anne Georgulas. Nevertheless, the mother is no longer free to manipulate her 7-year-old boy ...

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Stressed to the Max? Deep Sleep Can Rewire the Anxious Brain

Nov 05, 2019 AM EST A sleepless night can trigger up to a 30% rise in emotional stress levels, a new study shows

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Study Offers Data-driven Definition of Unhealthy Yet Pervasive 'Hyper-palatable' Foods

Nov 05, 2019 AM EST A popular U.S. brand of potato chips once promoted itself with the slogan, "betcha can't eat just one!"

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Intermittent Fasting Reverses Fatty Liver Caused By Unhealthy Diet Not Alcohol

Nov 04, 2019 AM EST With Thanksgiving, Christmas and other important holidays fast approaching, we are in for some eating and drinking challenge that are simply going to give a lot of work for our liver.

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How Will Your Thinking and Memory Change With Age?

Nov 01, 2019 AM EDT Test scores at age 8 may predict abilities at age 70.

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Heavy Smoking Can Have a Damaging Effect on Facial Ageing, Study Shows

Nov 01, 2019 AM EDT Heavy smoking may have a causal effect on facial aging, according to new research led by the University of Bristol.

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Emotional Trauma and Fear Most Likely Cause of 'Havana Syndrome'

Nov 01, 2019 AM EDT The cause of the mystery illness among US and Canadian diplomats in Havana is most likely to be emotional trauma and fear according to a leading sociologist and an expert in neurodegenerative ...

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Study Addresses One of the Most Challenging Problems in Educational Policy and Practice

Nov 01, 2019 AM EDT Language proficiency has an important influence on learners' ability to answer scientific questions a new joint study by Lancaster and Sheffield Universities has found.

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Name That Tune: Brain Takes Just 100 to 300 Milliseconds to Recognize Familiar Music

Oct 31, 2019 AM EDT The human brain can recognize a familiar song within 100 to 300 milliseconds, highlighting the deep hold favorite tunes have on our memory, a UCL study finds.

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Adults in Lower Walkability Neighborhoods Found to Have a Higher Predicted Cardiovascular Risk

Oct 31, 2019 AM EDT Individuals living in less walkable neighborhoods up to 33% more likely to have long-term cardiovascular risks: study

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Do Open Relationships Really Work?

Oct 30, 2019 AM EDT Open relationships typically describe couples in which the partners have agreed on sexual activity with someone other than their primary romantic partner, while maintaining the couple bond.

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