04/20/2015
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  • NEWS

    Maybe it's not so bad if a kid with ADHD can't sit still. According to new research published in the Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, ADHD children learn better and retain more information when they're able to fidget and squirm while studying. Learn more


  • NEWS

    Okay, here's one we didn't see coming: Not only can people detect happiness in the smell of someone's sweat, but that fragrance can make the happiness contagious. That's the conclusion of research published in the journal Psychological Science. Learn more


  • NEWS

    Have “superbugs” always been a part of human history? A new study of a remote and isolated South American tribe suggests that antibiotic resistant genes have been in the human body long before modern antibiotic drugs were developed. Learn more


  • INFOGRAPHIC OF THE WEEK

    Here are the four potential phases of a migraine attack.

  • QUOTE OF
    THE DAY

    Walk and be happy; walk and be healthy. The best way to lengthen out our days is to walk steadily and with a purpose.

    —Charles Dickens


  • NEWS

    So why do we love dogs so much? According to a new study by Japanese researchers, it may be because gazing into a dog's eyes triggers a release of oxytocin--the so-called "love hormone"--in both the human and the animal. Learn more


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    Low doses of electrical currents to the brain can help to boost the brain’s creativity, according to scientist at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. They believe this technique could be used for treating depression. Learn more

  • SLICE OF HISTORY

    Actress Jane Fonda isn't very optimistic about the prospects of a workout video based on her best-selling "Jane Fonda's Workout Book." She's even a little worried it could hurt her acting career. But she goes ahead with it, and not long after its release on this April day, it's clear that it's going to be a big hit. The video went on to sell 17 million copies. Get the full story.  

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