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General Election - Education

School  8 February '17

Education Technology Helps Create A Diverse And Global American Education System For Students' Gains

Students have a bigger environment to learn from through education technology. They also become innovators who could usher changes in the world.

Psychopath in the family

Development  27 November '16

Early Warning Signs of Psychopathy In Children As Young As 3

Studies reveal that signs of psychopathy can surface in children as young as three years old.

Woman wearing a hijab

School  14 November '16

Police: University Of Michigan Student Threatened To Be Set On Fire If She Did Not Remove Hijab

A University of Michigan student was threatened to be set on fire.

Exterior View of The University of Michigan Campus

School  9 September '16

QS World University Rankings: University of Michigan Tops American Public Universities

After landing at the Top 30 spot last year, University of Michigan jumps to Top 23 and is still the top public university in the United States.

NZ Federal Budget Expected To Reveal Surplus And New Spending

Behavior  17 August '16

Teenagers Have High Suicide Risks When They Misuse Prescription Drugs

A new study found that teenagers are three times more likely to commit suicide after using prescription drugs for non-medical reasons for a year. For teenagers who abuse opiates, suicide risk is thrice more likely.

Aussies and Kiwis flock to Oktoberfest

Family Life  25 July '16

Alcohol And Relationships: Couples’ Marriages Get Stronger When They Have Similar Drinking Habits

The study found that around 45 percent of couples who both drink alcohol were reported to being less irritated or angry with each other. The same can be said for couples who abstain from alcohol. Couples where only one partner drinks tend to have more disagreements and problems.

Twenty-Year-Old People Celebrate Coming-Of-Age Around Japan

College Success  17 July '16

Nicotine Fix No More: Michigan State University Will Ban Smoking Cigarettes & Other Tobacco Products

The university's ban covers the whole range of tobacco products such as cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vape, hookahs, and chewable tobacco, among others. Tobacco use is not permitted in MSU's buildings, dormitories, lawns, sidewalks, and even in personal vehicles sitting on the university's parking lots.

McDonald's Launches Low Fat Happy Meal For Kids

Health  14 July '16

Your Hands-Off Parenting Style Is Making Your Children Obese & Overeat Unhealthy Food

Parents are great contributors to their children's health. A hands-off parenting style, for instance, encourages kids to consume unhealthy snacks because their parents aren't controlling them.

Tens Of Thousands Killed In China Earthquake

Family Life  9 June '16

Child Discipline Methods: Are Hitting And Spanking The Most Effective Forms Of Child Discipline? Parents Weigh In

Parents think having children is the biggest joy of their lives, but it doesn't necessarily mean it's easy. Parents resort to spanking when they have no other choice or if they didn't know what other forms of punishment to use.

Children Watch Television At Home

Behavior  30 May '16

Media Keeps Preschoolers From Communicating With Their Parents

Electronic media has been found to prevent preschoolers from communicating with their parents.

General Election - National Health Service

Body  18 May '16

Urban V Rural Hospitals: Common Surgeries Are Often Safer & Cheaper In Rural Hospitals, Study Says

Here are some of the advantages of rural hospitals over urban hospitals, according to a new research.

China's National People's Congress - Second Plenary Meeting

Body  10 May '16

Women Get More Sleep Than Men; Not Getting Enough Sleep Can Leave You ‘Functionally Drunk’

A new study reveals that females get more sleep than males while lack of sleep can make people feeling drunk.

Rain Storms Threaten Parched Southern California With Mudslides

Politics  3 May '16

US Plans On Climate Adaptation Still Lacks Implementation

The United States have established great plans to battle the effects of climate change, but until now it still lacks proper implementation of these proposed measures.

Serbian Authorities Process Migrants As They Make Their Way Through Europe

Toddler  28 April '16

Is It Okay To Spank Children? 5-Decade Research Says No

A comprehensive study on spanking shows that the popular disciplinary action causes more bad than good to a child's overall development.

NYX Professional Makeup Store Mall Of America Grand Opening 2:110:4

Toddler  20 April '16

High Risk Of Obesity: Kids Who Eat More Sweets Than Salty Junk Food

A new study found that kids who prefer sweets over salty snacks tend to eat more food, making them more likely to become obese in the future.

Sub-zero Temperatures Freeze Fire Water Near Chicago

News  14 March '16

New Ice-Repellant Spray to Protect Different Items against Ice-Related Damage

Car windshields and even airplanes may now be safe from winter ice. The scientists from the University of Michigan have created a new spray-on ice repellant.

Over 700 Sickened By Virus On Cruise Ship

Health/Nutrition  26 February '16

Norovirus Downs 200 Students at Miami University of Ohio

Norovirus has once again infected hundreds of students in a US campus this week. The outbreak at the Miami University of Ohio is said to be the third largest for the past weeks.

Norovirus blamed for illness outbreak at upscale California hotel

Health/Nutrition  18 February '16

Norovirus Downs About 100 Students At The University Of Michigan

A suspected norovirus outbreak affected atleast 100 students at the University of Michigan. The individuals who contracted the virus claimed they had stomach pain, diarrhea and vomiting episodes.


Health/Nutrition  11 February '16

Dementia Risk Reduced By Being More Educated And Having A Healthy Heart, A Study Finds

Learn more about the surprising ways to lessen the risk of developing dementia.

Family Doing Household Chores

Parenting  9 January '16

5 Effective Unusual Strategies of Disciplining Children

There are some unconventional ways of disciplining children that are effective. Know more about them here.

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