Studies

Social Media

On Twitter, fake news travels more rapidly than real news

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Youth

Report: In Philadelphia, HPV vaccination rate lags behind other youth vaccines

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Medical Research

Jefferson researchers find promise for improving stem cell therapy after heart attack

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Sleep

Here's how much more sleep Americans are getting on average

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Research

Drexel study: For college grads, smoking ban in restaurants helps curb the habit

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Housing

Study: Most Philly neighborhoods are still recovering from the recession

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Transportation

Study puts a number on bicyclists' road compliance

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Nutrition

Penn study: Sleep may explain link between fish consumption, intelligence

Transportation

Study ranks Philly among most dangerous U.S. cities for cyclists

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Research

Penn leading $4 million effort to improve brain injury diagnosis, treatment

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Penn study: Minorities are less likely to see a doctor for common skin disease

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Research

Drexel study: People might prefer food made from trash

Research

Canola oil may worsen Alzheimer's disease, Temple researchers say

Rankings

Ocean City named the most tax-friendly place for New Jersey retirees

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Research

Dogs are definitely brainier than cats, new study suggests

Studies

Jefferson study weighs pros, cons of surgery in frail heart failure patients

Research

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

Veterans Affairs

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

Vaccines

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

Women's Health

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

Studies

Study links depression to shorter lifespan

Sleep

Rutgers study suggests health benefits of dreaming in your sleep

Brain

Penn experiments discover brain region key to driving behavioral change

Education

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

Taxes

Airport study finds 'natural experiment' for Philly soda tax

Business

Do you annoy your customers by posting too much?

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

Studies

Study: Fitness could help cut the risk of breast cancer

Hunger

Studies suggest the concept of being ‘hangry’ is real

Television

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

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Studies

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

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Studies

Happiness and sadness really are contagious, study suggests

Pregnancy

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

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

Studies

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

Studies

Study: Why yawning is so contagious

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

Depression

Study: Vegans and vegetarians may be more prone to depression

Internet

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

Fitness

Women outlast men during exercises, study shows