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04-22-2024
Public perception of ‘old age’ has shifted to later in life
In a new study, researchers have explored how modern adults perceive the onset of old age compared to previous generations. The experts found that, as life expectancy increases and retirement ages are pushed back, the public perception of when old age begins is shifting to later in life.  The study was led by an international team of researchers including psychologist Markus Wettstein from Humboldt University in Berlin, and his colleagues from Stanford University, the University of Luxembourg, and the University of Greifswald. Notable shift in the perceived...
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05-08-2017
Report: Climate change unleashing deadly viruses, bacteria
Climate change is melting permafrost soils that have been frozen...
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05-08-2017
Study reveals big gaps in U.S. life expectancy based on location
Babies born today in 13 U.S. counties have a lower...
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05-08-2017
Study: Poor environmental quality leads to higher cancer rates
Prostate and breast cancer are strongly linked to poor environmental...
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05-06-2017
New study could help biofuel compete with oil
A new study may pave the way for turning biofuel...
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05-05-2017
Will kite power fly high as the next renewable energy solution?
What’s not to love about an energy source that’s free,...
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05-05-2017
Study: People who are bilingual are also more flexible thinkers
People who are bilingual and speak two languages fluently think...
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05-04-2017
College kids underestimate how drinking affects their behavior
College students underestimate how obnoxious they are while drinking, according...
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05-04-2017
Women living in low-income areas more prone to anxiety than men
Anxiety disorders are very common mental diseases that are characterized...
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05-04-2017
Human noise pollution is invading protected areas
Protected areas within the United States account for roughly 14...
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05-04-2017
Swearing helps you cope and makes you feel stronger, study says
After many years of hearing how bad it is to...
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05-04-2017
New bionic hand with eyes could be a game changer for amputees
A bionic hand fitted with a camera that allows the...
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05-03-2017
Research shows how 10 minutes of daily meditation works wonders
All it takes is 10 minutes of meditation a day...
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