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October 4, 2012

 

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Children’s Programming Replete With Bullying

According to a new content analysis of popular kids shows, youngsters in the US are constantly exposed to cruel scenarios played out on parents' TV screens.

April 26, 2011

 

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How Antibiotic-producing Bacteria Avoid Suicide

The antibiotics help those microorganisms survive by attacking other bacteria competing for the same food supply... but how do they protect themselves?

January 28, 2011

 

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Divorce More Harmful To Sons Than Daughters

A new study reports that boys who had divorced parents had a tougher time than girls.

September 27, 2003

 

The Science of Suicide

In the U.S., someone attempts suicide every minute. What compels so many people to end their lives prematurely?

September 27, 2003

 

Low Cholesterol Leads to Psychological Problems?

While low cholesterol is something we should all shoot for, having too low of a cholesterol level may cause other health related issues away from the heart.

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