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Young Women Who Eat Lots of Veggies Are Healthier Later

Young Women Who Eat Lots of Veggies Are Healthier Later

  WASHINGTON, March 28, 2014 (AFP) – Young women who eat a diet rich in fruits and vegetables show significantly lower rates of hardening in the arteries 20 years later, ...

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Gun Violence Rampant in Movies for Teens: Study

Gun Violence Rampant in Movies for Teens: Study

  WASHINGTON, (AFP) – Gun violence is on the rise in US movies and has more than tripled since 1985 in those rated as acceptable for teenagers 13 and older, ...

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Taking Pictures to Remember May Help You Forget

Taking Pictures to Remember May Help You Forget

  WASHINGTON, (AFP) – Taking a picture to help you remember something might end up having the opposite effect, according to research published in the United States. A study released ...

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Surprises in Hunt for Environmental Links to Breast Cancer

Surprises in Hunt for Environmental Links to Breast Cancer

  WASHINGTON, November 11, 2013 (AFP) – A decade-long research effort to uncover the environmental causes of breast cancer by studying both lab animals and a group of healthy US ...

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Obesity Linked to Early Onset of Puberty in US Girls

Obesity Linked to Early Onset of Puberty in US Girls

  WASHINGTON, November 4, 2013 (AFP) – Girls of all races are entering puberty earlier than ever before, and US research out Monday suggests that obesity may be a contributing ...

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Binge-Drinking Harms Teens’ Brains

Binge-Drinking Harms Teens’ Brains

  Binge-drinking can have a long-lasting negative effect on the brains of teenage girls, hitting them harder than it does young boys, a study shows. Researchers from the University of ...

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Fewer Smoking Scenes in Films, Less Teen Smoking

Fewer Smoking Scenes in Films, Less Teen Smoking

  WASHINGTON – The number of US movies in which an actor lights up fell sharply between 2005 and 2010, and this could have contributed to the decline in smoking ...

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