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Unlike dogs, wild cats chose to settle alongside humans some 9,000 years ago...but that doesn't mean they're happy about it. (Getty Images)

Study: Cats Ignore Their ‘Owners’

Cats recognize their owners’ voices, but choose not to respond, according to a new study.

11/30/2013

About 3,000 TSA agents are specially trained to spot suspicious behavior. (Getty Images)

Report: TSA Behavioral Screening Program Deeply Flawed

WASHINGTON (CBS DC) - A Congressional report is questioning the efficacy of one of the Transportation Security Administration’s centerpiece programs. Since 2007, he TSA has spent nearly a billion dollars training officers to pick out bad […]

11/14/2013

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Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s Tips For A Safe Halloween

Going trick-or-treating with the kids this Halloween? Elizabeth Bailey RN and Dr. Rebecca Bailey’s have some helpful tips for ensuring a safe and fun night out in the neighborhood.

10/24/2013

A new study finds that longtime marijuana use lowers motivation and reward-seeking behavior as the brain produces less dopamine. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Study: Longtime Marijuana Smokers Lack Motivation, Reward-Seeking Behavior

A new study finds that longtime marijuana use lowers motivation and reward-seeking behavior as the brain produces less dopamine.

07/04/2013

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Study: Anxiety Drugs Found In Fish Could Have Evolutionary Consequences

According to a new study, drugs that treat anxiety in people may alter the behavior of fish when the chemicals are flushed into rivers.

02/21/2013

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Week Two: Better Decisions, Healthier Outcomes

This week Dr. Bob Nease, Chief Scientist, discusses the intent-behavior gap and our tendency to judge things by their name.

01/07/2013

File photo of a full moon. (credit: ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Full Moon Has No Effect On Strange Behavior

Full moon or no full moon, its presence doesn’t affect whether people get a little stranger than usual.

11/26/2012

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