Study

Study

Study: Suburban living linked to higher rates of obesity

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Studies

Study: Fitness could help cut the risk of breast cancer

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Study

Study: Diet not helping to lose weight? Try a day (or several) off

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Study

Alcohol consumption is rising among all Americans, but most staggering for seniors

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Medicine

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

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Psychology

Emojis are making you look incompetent at work, study says

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Housing

Report: Some Philly renters expend more than half their income on 'low-end' apartments

Rowhomes

Study

Study links daily check-ins to weight loss, but does the scale tell the whole story?

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Study

Report: Philly ranks as one of the worst places for renters in the U.S.

Center City Apartments

Study

Penn Medicine: Mental dangers of sleep loss can be as harmful as the physical

Sleepless

Children's Health

CHOP study warns headaches are more common indicator of stroke among children

Headache

Study

Penn study: Tired teens may be more likely to commit serious crimes when they grow up

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Study

Drexel researchers devise headband to measure social brain activity

Brain

Media

Study: PG-13 movies have more gun violence scenes than R-rated films

Stormtroopers

Science

Science has finally figured out why drunk people get the munchies

Hangover

Public Health

Penn study: 1 in 9 who enter ER with violent injuries return within two years

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Stress

Study: Making art reduces stress hormones, even if you're lousy

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Study

Study says Schuylkill River generates $590M for region

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Study

CHOP scientists find mother's birthweight, blood sugar tied to newborn's size

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Demographics

Report: People live longest in Chester County in Pa., Burlington County, N.J.

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Study

Penn study: 'Concerning' rise in opioid prescriptions after low-risk surgeries

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Economy

What are Philly's most in-demand gigs in 2016?

Center City Philadelphia

Education

Allentown college offering free study abroad program

Cedar Crest College

Study

Study: Many Pennsylvanians don't get enough sleep

Sleep Pennsylvania

Study

Drexel study: 24 percent of Division 1 athletes suffer from depression

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Health News

Is scurvy, an 18th century seafarers' disease, making a comeback?

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Study

Study: These are the drunkest cities in Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Atlantic City Drinking Bar

Study

Study: Pennsylvania likely to lose congressional seat

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Health News

Study: Fitful sleep is worse for health than staying awake

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Study

How much does excessive drinking cost Pennsylvania?

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Health News

CDC: Kids living near site of former Philly factory at risk for high levels of lead

Kensington Factory site

Health News

Study: Gas drilling, premature births linked in Pennsylvania

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UPenn

Survey: Victims reluctant to report sexual assault at Penn

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Health News

Study links social media use and teen mental health issues

Transportation

Study: Where and when do Indego commuters ride?

Indego Bikes

Money

Study: $100 doesn't go as far in Philly, South Jersey

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Sharks

Study: Risk of shark attacks way down despite recent frenzy

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Study

Study: $100 doesn't go very far in New Jersey

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Immigrants

Temple law study advocates driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants

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Health News

Nearly half of Hispanics with high cholesterol don’t realize it

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Phillies

Study: Phillies fans have 2nd worst grammar, just above the Mets

Mets Phillies Fans Grammar

Marijuana

Study: medical marijuana laws don't influence teens to smoke

Marijuana

Budget

New Jersey uses 'one-shot' budget-balancing maneuvers: study

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Media

Facebook is local T.V. news for millennials

Study

In Philly area, young marriages less likely

Wedding couple

Study

Study: Your brain may cause late-night cravings

Late-night snacks