Studies

Research

Penn Medicine study: Men more likely than women to receive CPR in public

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Veterans Affairs

Philly doctor leads study on link between genetic testing and depression care for vets

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Vaccines

Penn study pinpoints why last year's flu shot was a dud

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Women's Health

Penn study finds women with infertility face higher rate of cancer-related death

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Studies

Study links depression to shorter lifespan

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Sleep

Rutgers study suggests health benefits of dreaming in your sleep

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Brain

Penn experiments discover brain region key to driving behavioral change

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Taxes

Airport study finds 'natural experiment' for Philly soda tax

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Business

Study: More evidence links earthquakes to energy waste wells

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Education

Report: Pa. ranks near worst in U.S. for well-being of minority children

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Business

Do you annoy your customers by posting too much?

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Business

Philly among country's top cities for startups, report says

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Fatalities

Study: Do ride-share apps help cut drunk driving accidents?

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Vaccines

A lot of the internet’s anti-vaxxers are coming from Pennsylvania's affluent communities, study shows

Child vaccination

Studies

Study: Fitness could help cut the risk of breast cancer

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Hunger

Studies suggest the concept of being ‘hangry’ is real

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Television

WATCH: Larry David calls Penn study on bald men 'crock of s***'

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Studies

Happiness and sadness really are contagious, study suggests

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Studies

Study: Road-ragey Philly has third worst parking rates on Earth

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Pregnancy

For pregnant women with anxiety or depression, what are the risks to medicating?

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DACA

Penn Medicine researcher highlights health dangers of ending DACA

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Studies

Too much sitting can lead to early death, study finds

Medicine

Study: Doctors get bogged down by work email and mundane office tasks just like the rest of us

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Studies

Binge-watching TV could be why you're getting a bad night's sleep

Remote

Studies

Study: Why yawning is so contagious

Yawning

Research

Study finds daydreaming while driving is common and dangerous

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Studies

Study finds greater risk of heart disease among self-proclaimed slower walkers

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Mental Health

There is one way, research shows, that money could buy you happiness

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Depression

Study: Vegans and vegetarians may be more prone to depression

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Fitness

Women outlast men during exercises, study shows

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Adolescence

Study: High school friendships have long-lasting effects on your mental health

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Internet

Philly is one of the worst cities for internet trolls, most unsurprising study finds

Trolls

Diets

Splurging on an extravagant breakfast can have its weight-loss perks, study suggests

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Development

Report: Point Breeze, Fairmount among Philly neighborhoods seeing the most progress

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Mental Health

More men are using antidepressants, but many factors still keep them from seeking mental health help

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Smoking

Raising cigarette prices may cause drastic change in older smokers' behaviors

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Studies

Studies show yoga has ‘a lot of potential’ to treat depression, but questions remain

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Psychology

Emojis are making you look incompetent at work, study says

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Studies

Report: The effects of medical marijuana to treat pain, PTSD are under researched

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Studies

Study: A red wine component has similar anti-aging benefits to diet and exercise

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Sleep

This scent, found in new body lotion, could seriously help improve your sleep

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Research

Findings differ on relationship between drinking and dementia

Research

Pig-to-human organ transplants advance with gene-editing experiment

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Research

Study: Strokes declining in men, but not in women

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Studies

Study: Pennsylvania’s health care is better than that of most U.S. states

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Studies

Study: If you’re not getting enough sleep, expect a thicker waistline

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