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Noise pollution linked to heart disease

Everyday noise pollution isn’t just hard on your ears. It’s bad for your heart, says a new study. “There is no doubt that noise makes us sick,” investigators told MedicalResearch.com. People and animals exposed to frequent, loud noise had higher ...

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Bits: Farhad’s Week in Tech: Less Time on Facebook, More Noise From Amazon

You should read this piece by my colleagues at The Upshot for an explanation of why American health care will prove difficult even for Jeff Bezos, Jamie Dimon and Warren Buffett to fix. And they’re not necessarily the first to ...

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Bright light, loud noise believed to be meteor rattles Michigan

DETROIT — The National Weather Service says the bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky across the Detroit metropolitan area may have been a meteor. Meteorologist Jordan Dale says the weather service hasn’t been able to confirm ...

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New city law reduces construction noise during quiet time

Construction done at odd hours will have to turn down the volume under a bill passed by the City Council on Tuesday. The legislation sponsored by Councilman Ben Kallos places stricter limits on construction within 200 feet of a home ...

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Running Doc: Cutting through the noise of how much to exercise

Dear Running Doc: Fitness advice is confusing enough without experts disagreeing. I recently read about research at Harvard and Stanford that says we need intense exercise to be healthy. But not long ago, the American College of Sports Medicine said ...

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