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Study: Obesity Tied To Frequent Migraines

A connection exists between episodic migraines and obesity, according to the findings of a new study.

09/16/2013

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Study: Wind Farms Killed 67 Eagles In 5 Years

Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.

09/11/2013

File photo of a smartphone on a person's night stand. (Photo by JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Parasomniacs Now ‘Sleep Texting,’ Updating Social Media In Their Sleep

The National Sleep Foundation defines parasomnia as “all the abnormal things that can happen to people while they sleep, apart from sleep apnea.” A new Swedish study claims to add two activities to the list – sending text messages and updating social media sites.

09/05/2013

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Study: Men as Likely to Suffer From Depression as Women

According to a new study, the percentage of men that experience symptoms of depression is very similar to the percentage of women that experience depression.

09/02/2013

Stuttering is more than twice as common in children as previous research has shown, with just over one-in-10 children showing its affects by the age of four. (SAMUEL KUBANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Stuttering Found In 11 Percent Of Children Under The Age of 4

Stuttering is more than twice as common in children as previous research has shown, with just over one-in-10 children showing its affects by the age of four.

08/26/2013

A substantial number of young, single Americans have a solid financial incentive to forego the “Obamacare” health insurance exchanges – a trend that could send the federal health care program into a “death spiral.” (PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: ‘Obamacare’ Will Lead To Health Insurance ‘Death Spiral’

A substantial number of young, single Americans have a solid financial incentive to forego the “Obamacare” health insurance exchanges – a trend that could send the federal health care program into a “death spiral.”

08/25/2013

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Study: Some Beers, Liquors More Likely To Land Consumers in ER

Some beers and liquors are more likely to land you in the emergency room than others, according to a study conducted at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

08/18/2013

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Study: ‘Several Fold’ Increase Expected In Frequency Of Heat Waves By 2040

A recent study revealed that a significant increase in the frequency of heat waves along the lines of those we experienced this summer could be expected within the next 27 years.

08/15/2013

According to researchers from Indiana University, campaigns can use Twitter to successfully predict the winner of most political races.  (LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Twitter Activity Nearly Flawless In Predicting Election Winners

The more Twitter activity there is about a political candidate, the more likely they are to win their election, a new study finds.

08/13/2013

A thermometer in the sun on the sidewalk indicates a temperature of 120 degrees Fahrenheit. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Study Finds Global Warming May Cause Increases In Crime, War

The findings of a far-reaching study show that steady increases in Earth’s temperature could lead to increases in violent crimes and wars.

08/12/2013

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