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  1. Sleepy students emphasize studies, social activity to detriment of health, according to studyRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    College students are typically more sleep deprived than the rest of us and often ignore the health benefits of adequate slumber, said a University of Alabama researcher who studies the topic.

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  2. Adherence to diet can be measured from bloodRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    New results from the Nordic SYSDIET study show that it's possible to assess dietary compliance from a blood sample.

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  3. Counselling has limited benefit on young people drinking alcoholRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Counselling techniques used to help young people with drinking problems may be of limited benefit, a new study suggests.

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  4. Pica in pregnant teens linked to low ironRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    In a study of 158 pregnant teenagers in Rochester, NY, nearly half engaged in pica - the craving and intentional consumption of ice, cornstarch, vacuum dust, baby powder and soap, and other nonfood items, reports a new Cornell study.

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  5. 'Suicide tourism' to Switzerland has doubled within four yearsRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The numbers of 'suicide tourists' going to Switzerland to take their own lives has doubled within the space of four years, reports a study published online in the Journal of Medical Ethics .

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  6. Immune response may cause harm in brain injuries, disordersRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Could the body's own immune system play a role in memory impairment and cognitive dysfunction associated with conditions like chronic epilepsy, Alzheimer's dementia and concussions? Cleveland Clinic researchers believe so, based on a study published online by PLOS ONE .

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