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05-13-2022
Children grow faster during school year, slower in summer
At least half a dozen studies in the past have found that children gain weight at a faster rate during the summer holiday months than during the months they attend school. This phenomenon has been attributed to changes in diet and activity patterns during summer months when children are at home and tend to spend more time in front of screens and consume more unhealthy snacks and sugary beverages.  But a new study that followed changes in mass and height in 3,588 primary school children for five...
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05-17-2022
One in six deaths in 2019 was caused by pollution
The most recent update of The Lancet Commission on Pollution...
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05-17-2022
Dogs can accurately detect coronavirus on human skin
In a new study from the University of Helsinki, experts...
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05-17-2022
Wildfire exposure increases the risk of certain cancers
In a recent study from McGill University, researchers tracked over...
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05-17-2022
Stinging cells shed light on the early evolution of animals
Cnidocytes are specialized stinging cells that shoot a venomous "harpoon"...
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05-17-2022
Heavy metal pollution increases antibiotic resistance in rivers
Elevated heavy metal levels in rivers can lead to higher...
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05-17-2022
Impacts of methane emissions are greatly underestimated
Although methane emissions have been increasing rapidly over the past...
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05-17-2022
Hamsters reveal new clues about social behavior in mammals
A new study led by Georgia State University (GSU) has...
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05-17-2022
Why running can help you move, think, and feel better
A new study led by the NYU Grossman School of...
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05-17-2022
Deep ocean temperatures are steadily rising
A new study led by the University of Exeter has...
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05-17-2022
Climate change disrupts communication among animals
A recent study led by the University of Hull highlights...
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05-16-2022
Herbal supplements are not always safe
Herbal supplements may not always be safe, according to a...
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05-16-2022
Global food system is unsustainable and must be transformed
The ways in which we produce food and manage our...
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