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anxiety

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

Social anxiety more common in women than men: study

Social anxiety plagues more women than men, a study in the journal Personality and Individual Differences shows.

classroom

News  9 April '14

Special ed student records proof of bullying, threatened with charges of wiretapping

A special education high school student made an audio recording of a bullying incident and was later threatened with charges of wiretapping.

Samantha harris

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

TV host Samantha Harris diagnosed with breast cancer

Samantha Harris was diagnosed with breast cancer, she announced Wednesday on "Good Morning America."

Korean scientist

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

Controversial scientist behind Britain's first cloned dog

A controversial scientist who falsely claimed in 2004 to have produced the first cloned human embryo is behind Britain's first cloned dog.

Victim

News  9 April '14

19 students, 1 adult injured in Pittsburg high school stabbing

Some 19 students and 1 adult were injured Wednesday morning in a Pittsburg high school stabbing, officials say. A 10th grade male student has been taken into custody.

pregnancy

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

Aspirin may prevent preeclampsia

Pregnant women at a high risk for preeclampsia may be able to prevent the condition if they take low-dose aspirin after their first trimester, according to a report led by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).

green tea

Health/Nutrition  9 April '14

Green tea can improve your memory

Green tea can improve your cognitive function, in particular the working memory, a new study by researchers at the University of Basel suggests.

Teen Pregnancy

Parenting  9 April '14

Sex ed comes too late for teenage girls, CDC says

Sex education comes too late for teenage girls, the Centers for Disease Control said Tuesday. Among teen girls who were sexually experienced, 83 percent admitted they didn't learn about safe sex methods until after they'd become sexually active.

autism

Health/Nutrition  8 April '14

Father's obesity may be linked to child's autism

Paternal obesity may increase a child's risk of developing autism spectrum disorders (ASD), according to a recent population-based study.

Four paraplegics who received spinal chord therapy as part of Louisville's research

Health/Nutrition  8 April '14

Paraplegics gain movement with miraculous spinal chord therapy

Four paraplegics have gained movement in their lower extremities thanks to a miraculous new spinal chord therapy, researchers reported Tuesday.

Frances Chan, Yale student

Health/Nutrition  8 April '14

Yale student forced to gain weight or leave school

A Yale student claims that her university threatened to kick her out of school if she did not gain weight.

Women

Health/Nutrition  8 April '14

Is the FDA sexist for rejecting female Viagra?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) angered women everywhere when they rejected Sprout Pharmaceuticals' drug flibanserin last October, meant to treat low sexual desire in women.

Depression

Health/Nutrition  5 April '14

Depression raises risk of heart failure

Depression raises the risk of heart failure, a large-scale study suggests.

asthma

Health/Nutrition  5 April '14

Stress during pregnancy linked to asthma risk in children

Stress during pregnancy is linked to a higher risk of asthma and eczema in children, a German study found.

children

Parenting  5 April '14

Kids not close with parents prone to educational and behavioral problems

Children who aren't close with their parents are prone to educational and behavioral problems, a recent study shows.

honey maid

Trending News  5 April '14

Honey Maid responds to negative comments over pro-LGBT ad with 'love'

Honey Maid responded to negative comments regarding a pro-LGBT advertisement with a message of "love."

James Franco

Trending News  4 April '14

James Franco Instagram debacle: Admits 'bad judgment' after trying to seduce 17-year-old

James Franco admitted he's guilty of "bad judgment" after trying to seduce a 17-year-old.

David Letterman

Trending News  4 April '14

David Letterman retiring next year. Will a woman join late night?

David Letterman, the longest serving late night talk show host, announced he's retiring from CBS' "The Late Show" next year.

Mozilla Firefox logo

News  4 April '14

Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich resigns following public outcry

Mozilla co-founder Brendan Eich resigned just two weeks after being named chief executive when a Twitter rampage rose up against the appointment.

Kwasi Enin accepted to all 8 Ivy Leagues

Trending News  4 April '14

The college essay that got New York teen into all eight Ivy League schools

Kwasi Enin, 17, was recently accepted to all eight Ivy League schools, and the New York Post obtained the college essay that helped get him in.

Elizabeth Joice dies from cancer after giving birth to baby girl

Parenting  4 April '14

Cancer patient denies treatment to save her baby, dies 6 weeks later

A woman afflicted with cancer refused treatment to save her unborn child, and then died six weeks after giving birth.

Ellen DeGeneres

Trending News  4 April '14

Ellen DeGeneres pokes fun at blatantly photoshopped Target ad

Ellen DeGeneres poked fun at a blatantly photoshopped bathing suit ad from Target on her show Wednesday.

e-cigarettes

Health/Nutrition  3 April '14

FDA to soon control e-cigarette use

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will soon control the use of e-cigarettes, the agency announced Thursday.

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