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Study: Passionate Viewing -- What Can We Learn From What We Hate?

Taylor Cole Miller | Posted 05.15.2013 | Gay Voices
Taylor Cole Miller

If Facebook has integrated itself so well into our lives that it now decides elections, and if we now take to "the Facebook" instead of "the streets," as our modern-day public square, what does it mean when displays of hate and protest aren't equally incorporated into the Facebook platform?

Back Pain Relief Could Come From A Daily Stroll

Posted 03.14.2013 | Healthy Living

Relief from back pain could be as simple as taking a stroll, a new study suggests. A recent study suggests that a simple regime of daily walking ma...

Dave Jamieson

The Hidden Dangers In Temp Work

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.11.2013 | Business

The growing use of temporary or "contingent" workers in American industries like construction and warehousing has helped diminish corporate accountabi...

Women Binge Drink More Than Men

Posted 04.12.2013 | College

Women in college are more likely to binge drink than men according to a new study of Spanish university students published by the Journal of Environme...

These Charts Will Tell You Exactly Why You Won't Become Rich

Posted 12.06.2012 | Business

The bigger the gap between the rich and the poor, the harder it is for the poor to become rich, according to a new report. High levels of income i...

Is Seafood Bad For Your Brain?

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 12.04.2012 | Healthy Living

Scientists say that consuming fish may be more hazardous to your health than you think, according to new reports published this week. The reports, ...

New Study Uncovers 23 Million Powerful American Women -- and They're Not Moms

Melanie Notkin | Posted 01.30.2013 | Women
Melanie Notkin

The moment I became an aunt for the first time was the most meaningful and fulfilling time of my life. But as much as I felt this milestone had changed everything for me, no one else beyond my closest friends and family seemed to notice. No one spoke to me as an aunt.

A Freshman's Guide to Final Exams

Her Campus | Posted 01.29.2013 | College
Her Campus

You may or may not have taken multiple AP, IB, SAT, ACT, etc. tests during high school, but how do these compare to college exams? And how can you go about studying without a Princeton Review study book? Will these exams cause your grades to plummet?

Can Pesticides Make Your Kids Fat?

Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff | Posted 01.09.2013 | Parents
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff

This month, a new study identified a common pesticide sprayed on produce as an obesogen.

So Much For 'Revenge Of The Nerds'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.22.2012 | Money

Looks like the popular kids from high school are getting the last laugh after all. A fresh look at data from the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study -- a...

Marriage No Longer A Priority For Young Women

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.08.2012 | Weddings

A new survey of girls' attitudes by UK organization Girlguiding (similar to the Girl Scouts) released Monday found that marriage isn't as important to...

No More Fear: How Exposure Therapy Works (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Elizabeth Kuster | Posted 09.28.2012 | Healthy Living

What's your phobia? Spiders? Snakes? Are you scared of the dark? Whatever your bugaboo, I have some good news: According to a recent study, you might ...

Why Men Really Pay For Sex

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.04.2012 | Money

As it turns out, some men believe they really can buy love. A recent study reviewing the emotions and motivations of sex workers and the clients w...

How Trustworthy Is Scientific Research? Palo Alto Company Says Not Very

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2012 | Science

By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - So many scientific studies are making incorrect claims that a new service has sprung up to fact-c...

STUDY: The Most Anxious Age Group Is....

AARP.org | Patrick J. Kiger | Posted 08.13.2012 | Healthy Living

Non-retired boomer voters, defined as non-retired 50- to 64-year-olds by the pollsters, scored 70 percent on the Anxiety Index, significantly higher t...

State Immigration Laws Lose Popularity, Study Finds

Latino.foxnews.com | Posted 08.06.2012 | Latino Voices

State crackdowns on illegal immigration are going out of style. As court challenges left the most controversial state crackdowns unenforceable, and...

After The Regnerus Debacle, Where Are The Apologies?

Zinnia Jones | Posted 10.01.2012 | Gay Voices
Zinnia Jones

Now that an internal audit at Social Science Research has confirmed that Mark Regnerus' "gay parenting" study was indeed so badly flawed that it never should have survived peer review, we can start looking at why so many in the media and the right wing readily accepted its conclusions.

You Might Be Allergic To Recessions

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 08.01.2012 | Business

Are you allergic to economic downturns? You wouldn't be the first. New research suggests that the last recession might be making people itchy. Nin...

Black, Hispanic Students Remain Dramatically Underrepresented At Highly Selective Colleges

Posted 07.17.2012 | Education

Black and Hispanic students remain significantly underrepresented in the most selective colleges, according to a new report. The study, released b...

You Won't Believe How Much Money It Takes For Americans To Feel Happy

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.20.2012 | Business

To most, success doesn't mean a six-figure salary. In fact, the majority of American workers would be content with average level earnings, accordi...

New Insight Into The Fear Of Aging

USA TODAY | Rebecca Lurye | Posted 06.19.2012 | Healthy Living

There's no cure for growing old, but your attitude about what's important and how you feel about aging can depend in part on how old you are, a new su...

What Soy Will And Won't Do For Aging Women

Posted 06.11.2012 | Fifty

Adding soy to your diet may benefit your health, as it is high in protein and fiber, but a new study has shown that consuming soy for a cognitive boos...

Being At The Top Of The Corporate Ladder May Actually Make You Healthier

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.23.2012 | Business

Being a CEO isn't only preferable for your wallet, it may also be desirable for your health. Those at the top of the ladder are more likely to exp...

Five Best Ways To Revise For Exams, By An Oxbridge Applications Consultant

Sarah Slater | Posted 07.18.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Sarah Slater

Students all over the world are facing the music with school exams in full swing at the moment - not to mention finals for those already at university. And with students being tested on more information across a wide range of subjects, remembering what you've been taught is vital.

SHOCK: The Cigarette Brand That Teenagers Love

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

Which tobacco brand is increasing its cigarette sales among youngsters? Camel gained over 20 percent more market share among 12-17 year olds and o...