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Personality Test May Improve Care for Men With Prostate Cancer

PERSONALITY TEST MAY IMPROVE CARE FOR MEN WITH PROSTATE CANCER

Men with high neuroticism are significantly more likely to suffer from adverse events, such as erectile dysfunction and incontinence,...

Periodontitis May Increase Risk for Dementia

PERIODONTITIS MAY INCREASE RISK FOR DEMENTIA

A new South Korean study adds to the growing body of evidence that chronic periodontitis may be a risk factor for dementia. Periodontitis...

 
 
 
Teen Self-Confidence Influenced by Families + Schools

TEEN SELF-CONFIDENCE INFLUENCED BY FAMILIES + SCHOOLS

Emerging research suggests both families and schools play a vital role in improving an adolescents' confidence even in the midst of...

Mushrooms May Reduce Risk of Cognitive Decline in Older Adults

MUSHROOMS MAY REDUCE RISK OF COGNITIVE DECLINE IN OLDER ADULTS

Older adults who consume more than two servings of mushrooms each week may reduce their risk of mild cognitive impairment by 50 percent,...

 
 
 
Blood Test Can Help Diagnose PTSD

BLOOD TEST CAN HELP DIAGNOSE PTSD

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers have developed a new blood test to more accurately diagnose military veterans and...

Being in Nature Can Boost Kids' Development, Learning

BEING IN NATURE CAN BOOST KIDS' DEVELOPMENT, LEARNING

Spending time in nature boosts children's academic achievement and healthy development in a variety of ways, according to a new analysis...

 
 
 
Smoking, High Blood Pressure, Diabetes, and Obesity Linked to Unhealthy Brains

SMOKING, HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, DIABETES, AND OBESITY LINKED TO UNHEALTHY BRAINS

Factors that influence the health of our blood vessels, such as smoking, high blood pressure, obesity, and diabetes, are linked to...

Retina Exam May Detect Alzheimer's Disease Before Symptoms Emerge

RETINA EXAM MAY DETECT ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE BEFORE SYMPTOMS EMERGE

An eye exam using non-invasive technology may one day be able to detect Alzheimer's disease potentially before any cognitive symptoms...

 
 
 
Mouse Study: Chronic Stress Fuels Cancer, Vitamin C May be Potential Therapy

MOUSE STUDY: CHRONIC STRESS FUELS CANCER, VITAMIN C MAY BE POTENTIAL THERAPY

In a new study of chronically stressed mice, University of Illinois researchers demonstrated the effects of chronic stress on cancer...

Study: Strong People Skills, Not Just Smarts, Needed to Prevent Ecological Disasters

STUDY: STRONG PEOPLE SKILLS, NOT JUST SMARTS, NEEDED TO PREVENT ECOLOGICAL DISASTERS

High IQs won't be enough to stop an ecological disaster - it's going to take social intelligence too, according to a new study published...

 
 
 
Bedroom TV May Hinder Preschoolers' Development

BEDROOM TV MAY HINDER PRESCHOOLERS' DEVELOPMENT

Preschoolers who spend too much time in front of the bedroom TV are at risk of not getting enough physical and social interactions...

Green Spaces Linked to More Happiness for City Residents

GREEN SPACES LINKED TO MORE HAPPINESS FOR CITY RESIDENTS

A new study shows that inexpensive urban design interventions can increase well-being and social connections among city residents. Researchers...

 
 
 
How Abusive Bosses Reduce Workplace Productivity

HOW ABUSIVE BOSSES REDUCE WORKPLACE PRODUCTIVITY

Employees who work for abusive bosses are more likely to report unfairness and work stress, and consequently become less committed...

Social Anxiety May Up Risk of Alcoholism

SOCIAL ANXIETY MAY UP RISK OF ALCOHOLISM

Emerging research suggest that, unlike other anxiety disorders, social anxiety disorder may have a direct effect on alcoholism. Experts...

 
 
 
Many Students With ADHD Don't Get Help at School

MANY STUDENTS WITH ADHD DON'T GET HELP AT SCHOOL

A significant portion of students with attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder receive no school services despite experiencing significant...

Court Rules Giant Insurer Illegally Denied Care to Mental Health, Substance Abuse Patients

COURT RULES GIANT INSURER ILLEGALLY DENIED CARE TO MENTAL HEALTH, SUBSTANCE ABUSE PATIENTS

In a landmark win for mental health and substance abuse patients, a federal court ruled Tuesday that United Behavioral Health , a subsidiary...

 
 
 
Treating Obesity and Depression in One Intervention

TREATING OBESITY AND DEPRESSION IN ONE INTERVENTION

In a new study, researchers used behavioral weight loss treatment and problem-solving therapy with as-needed antidepressant medication...

Study: Give Older Adults Good Health News First, Then the Bad

STUDY: GIVE OLDER ADULTS GOOD HEALTH NEWS FIRST, THEN THE BAD

Older adults are more likely to engage with negative health information when they are given the good news first, according to a new...

 
 
 
How Trauma Makes It Harder to Suppress Unwanted Emotional Memories

HOW TRAUMA MAKES IT HARDER TO SUPPRESS UNWANTED EMOTIONAL MEMORIES

New research suggests exposure to trauma makes it more difficult for the brain to suppress unwanted emotional memories. The experience...

Background Music May Hamper Creativity

BACKGROUND MUSIC MAY HAMPER CREATIVITY

Do you enjoy playing your favorite music while working on your homework or other creative project? A new study suggests you might want...

 
 
 



Fast luck: Tourist wins $1M jackpot in under 5 minutes

Fast luck: Tourist wins $1M jackpot in under 5 minutes

The lucky win happened on St. Patrick's Day. Read more ...

Top Democrats want former spa owner investigated

Top Democrats want former spa owner investigated

Top Democrats are asking the FBI to unseal documents regarding a donor to President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Foul? ESPNU accidentally leaks Women's NCAA basketball bracket hours before...

Foul? ESPNU accidentally leaks Women's NCAA basketball bracket hours before official selection show

ESPNU mistakenly put out a bracket for the women's NCAA Tournament before the network had its selection show Monday night. Read more ...

Smith, Marchessault lead Golden Knights past Sharks 7-3

Smith, Marchessault lead Golden Knights past Sharks 7-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Reilly Smith and Jonathan Marchessault each had four points and the Vegas Golden Knights won for the ninth time in 10 games, beating the San Jose Sharks 7-3... Read more ...

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

Brooks & Dunn, Ray Stevens to join Country Hall of Fame

The duo, along with comedic singer Ray Stevens and record label head Jerry Bradley, were announced Monday as this year's inductees and will be formally inducted during a... Read more ...

'Disgusting': Young whale found dead with 88 pounds of plastic in its stomach

'Disgusting': Young whale found dead with 88 pounds of plastic in its stomach

The whale died of "dehydration and starvation," scientists have found. Read more ...

'I just love her': Jayme Closs' accused kidnapper says they cooked, played...

'I just love her': Jayme Closs' accused kidnapper says they cooked, played board games

The man accused of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents is speaking out from jail. Read more ...

Police: Kindergarten teacher, boyfriend made videos of themselves sexually...

Police: Kindergarten teacher, boyfriend made videos of themselves sexually abusing children

Warning: Details in this article are disturbing. Read more ...

Beto O'Rourke raises $6.1M in first 24 hours of campaign, besting rivals

Beto O'Rourke raises $6.1M in first 24 hours of campaign, besting rivals

Beto O'Rourke's campaign raised $6.1 million in the first 24 hours after he announced his 2020 presidential bid last week, exceeding the other Democratic hopefuls including... Read more ...

NBA wrap: Nuggets clinch playoff spot with win over Celtics

NBA wrap: Nuggets clinch playoff spot with win over Celtics

Denver (47-22) is just the second Western Conference team to secure a place in the playoffs in 2018-19. Read more ...