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One alcoholic drink a day linked to breast cancer: study

Chilling news for tipplers: Sipping a single glass of wine, beer or other alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk, according to a new report by the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund. ...

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Parental tech time can cause behavioral problems in kids: study

When Timmy gets in trouble for fighting at school, maybe it’s Mommy or Daddy who should lose their cell phone privileges. A new study suggests that parents who spend excessive time on their phones while in the presence ...

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Kids of divorce twice as at risk for certain health issues: study

Divorce is bad for your kids’ health. That’s the not altogether surprising finding of Spanish scientists from the universities of Santiago de Compostela and Vigo. Researchers reached their conclusions using a cross-sectional study of divorced and intact families. Subjects ...

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Seniors who fall down are more often in car crashes: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Thursday, March 24, 2016, 12:27 PM Ip, Michael AAA spokesman Robert Sinclair said 400,000 accidents each year involve drivers over 60. Seniors with a history of falling at home are 40% more likely to be involved ...

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Feeding kids less in ICU helps them recover faster: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 10:26 AM praisaeng/Getty Images/iStockphoto Sick children should be practically starved early in intensive care unit stays to help them recover faster, says a new study that tosses aside centuries of common ...

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Well: Hey Siri, Can I Rely on You in a Crisis? Not Always, a Study Finds

Photo Credit Getty Images Smartphone virtual assistants, like Apple’s Siri and Microsoft’s Cortana, are great for finding the nearest gas station or checking the weather. But if someone is in distress, virtual assistants often fall seriously short, a new study ...

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Being fat makes you forgetful: study

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, February 26, 2016, 11:41 AM New York Daily News Composite/iStockPhoto That spare tire around your waist may also be weighing down your memory. Experts believe that added fat changes the structure and function of the ...

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Male Sellers on eBay Have an Edge Over Women, Study Finds

Photo Melanie Fodera, 21, a senior at Albion College in Michigan, has been selling on eBay for about seven years. Credit Laura McDermott for The New York Times Successful sellers on eBay know certain things matter: item description, appealing photos, ...

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Study slams BMI scale that labels Super Bowl players obese

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, February 5, 2016, 12:07 PM Doug Pensinger/Getty Images The Denver Broncos all break the BMI scale. The BMI scale is B.S. Roughly 54 million Americans — including the entire roster of the AFC Champion Denver ...

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New Technologies Give Government Ample Means to Track Suspects, Study Finds

Photo The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, and other Justice Department officials have said moves by technology firms to encrypt data have choked off critical ways to monitor suspects. Credit Kevin hagen for The New York Times WASHINGTON — For ...

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