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Lack of Paid Sick Days May Claim Latino Lives

Elisa Batista | Posted 02.12.2012 | Latino Voices
Elisa Batista

To Latino workers, really, all American workers, I say enough is enough. We can't afford to see what will happen the next time a flu pandemic sweeps our nation.

Why Divorce May Not Be 'The End' After All

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Lai | Posted 12.21.2011 | Divorce

Turns out that divorce may not be "the end" for many couples after all. According to one new study, a significant number of divorcing parents were ...

The Art of Memorization

Uloop | Posted 12.20.2011 | College
Uloop

Why make your life any more difficult than it needs to be? Using the right study techniques can drastically reduce the amount of time required to study and get you a better grade in the process.

POLL: Do Clothes Reflect Your Race?

Posted 12.17.2011 | Black Voices

Do clothes reflect your race? This is the question being explored in a new study entitled “Looking the Part: Social Status Cues Shape Race Perce...

What Does Makeup Mean To You?

Posted 12.14.2011 | Women

For some women, wearing lipstick is integral to feeling feminine, which may explain why the average woman eats seven pounds of lipstick in a lifetime....

What We're Really Watching When We Watch TV

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 12.13.2011 | Technology

So much for must-see TV. Forty percent of tablet and smartphone owners said they regularly use their mobile devices while watching television, acc...

Study Of Blue Light Police Cameras Finds Crime Deterrence Depends On Police Response

Posted 11.19.2011 | Chicago

A new study on the effectiveness of blue light police cameras found that crime rates do decrease as camera presence increases, but that poor video qua...

Her Nether Regions: What's Normal?

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 10.25.2011 | Women
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

A study published in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology has declared that most women seeking genital cosmetic surgery to reduce the size of their inner lips do not have oversized or misshapen labia minora.

Latino Men On Health Information

Posted 10.09.2011 | Latino Voices

Fox News Latino A new study from Utah University found that Latino males want health information but in a more specific and accessible format. R...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Is College Worth It? Later Earnings Tied To Major, Study Finds

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 10.04.2011 | College

Later this summer, as millions of students around the country return to college, many will question the value of their investment. But according to a ...

When Bullying Takes A Toll On Children's Health

Joanna Dolgoff, M.D. | Posted 10.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Joanna Dolgoff, M.D.

The perception surrounding obesity is that it's caused by a lack of exercise and overeating, however, the condition is often driven by other factors, one of which is bullying.

Maybe Men Are the More Romantic Gender

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 09.14.2011 | Women
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Looking for something hot to do this weekend? Why don't you get carnal and... cuddle? A recent study involving more than 1,000 couples suggests that it's quite important for -- men.

Man's Best Friend -- With Benefits

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.12.2011 | Healthy Living

It's well known that dogs are "man's best friend" -- and now we have science to prove it. The emotional benefits of pet ownership can be equal to t...

On The Soccer Field, Women Aren't Faking It

Posted 09.06.2011 | Sports

Turns out that when it comes to sports injuries, women aren't faking it. Female soccer players are half as likely to fake an injury as their male c...

Pigeons May Be Awkward, But Study Says They Never Forget A Face

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

A word to the wise: Never double-cross a pigeon. The pesky breed of bird characterized by its large body and small head is capable of recognizing a...

Laura Stampler

Men Don't Recognize 'Benevolent' Sexism: Study

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Stampler | Posted 08.27.2011 | Women

Do most people recognize sexism in their daily lives? And what does it take to get them to shake their sexist beliefs? In a recent study titled "Se...

New Study: Powerful Women Cheat As Much As Powerful Men

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.17.2011 | Women

Women cheat just as much as men -- at least if they are playing on the same power level. A new study that will appear in Psychological Science fou...

I got an 'A' and I Didn't Even Study

Alex Mallory | Posted 08.01.2011 | Education
Alex Mallory

For most students, the image to cultivate is that of someone who doesn't care, who leaves everything to the last minute, and who miraculously pulls off "A" papers and top test scores.

Holy $#&@! Study Shows 47% Of Facebook Walls Contain Profanity

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 07.24.2011 | Technology

Whether it's gossip among friends or reacting to the latest unbelievable viral video, the chatter on Facebook tends to elicit emotional and visceral r...

Laura Stampler

Why Your Baby Is Losing Sleep Over Your Bad Marriage

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Stampler | Posted 07.23.2011 | Divorce

Babies may get a bad rap for keeping their parents up all night, but a new study suggests that parental behavior might wreak havoc on their kids' slee...

Can Language Influence Your Sex Personality?

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 07.18.2011 | Style
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

In speaking multiple languages, you could potentially have "multiple personalities" in the sack, exponentially increasing the passion potential in your boudoir as you keep things fresh and exciting in Swedish, German, Spanish, Italian...

Why Half The Kids In The UK Are Doomed: A HuffPost Exclusive Q&A With The Researcher Behind 'Staggering' New Findings

Huffington Post | Laura Stampler | Posted 06.25.2011 | Divorce

Almost half of all children in the United Kingdom will see their parents--whether married or unmarried--split by their 16th birthdays, according to a ...

EPA: Clean Air Act Saves Millions of Lives and Trillions of Dollars

Rob Perks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rob Perks

According to EPA, in 2010 alone the reductions in fine particle and ozone pollution from the 1990 Clean Air Act amendments prevented more than 160,000 cases of early death.

Americans Care More About College Affordability Than Tax Cuts and Social Security

The Huffington Post | Danielle Wiener-Bronner | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

According to a recent survey, more Americans believe making higher education more affordable would be an effective means of helping those who are stru...

Dad Helping With The Kids? Moms: Expect Conflict, Not Cooperation

TIME | Bonnie Rochman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

By Bonnie Rochman TIME We women talk a good game about wanting our partners to step up and parent alongside us -- to change diapers, cut off crusts f...