Facial Features Are The Key To First Impressions

In Your Face: How First Impressions Are Made [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 18:51

Ask men what feature they look at first on a woman, and many will say her eyes. Well, a new study shows that facial features are the key determinant of first impressions.

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You Have Your Father’s Eyes... And Your Mother’s Fear Of Flying

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 16:44

A new study suggests babies learn fear in the first few days of their life by smelling it in their distressed mother.

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How Bad Could It Be? Your Brain Will Tell You

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:07

The habenula, a mass of brain cells half the size of a pea, is responsible for predicting negative events and may play a role in our ability to learn from bad experiences.

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Love At First Smell; Pheromone Parties Urge Singles To Sniff Out True Love

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 14:02

At a recent pheromone party in East London, attendees were asked to pick out a potential date based on nothing but the scent of their three-day-old t-shirt.

Obese People People May Be Losing Their Hearing

All Those Fatty Foods May Cause You To Lose Your Hearing

By | Sun, 07/27/2014 - 12:13

Obesity has been found to cause hearing loss in mice, confirming previous assumptions between the two health conditions.

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Trees Are More Crucial To Our Health Than Many Of Us Realize

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 17:06

Trees, especially ones in urban settings, can improve human health by reducing air pollution and preventing respiratory disorders.

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How The Brain Copes With Dehydration

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 14:56

When we get dehydrated, our brains compensate for the lack of oxygen and water, by implementing this unique coping mechanism.

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Heated Nanoparticles Help The Immune System Spot Cancer, Kill It

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 13:11

Though nanoparticles are widely used in cancer therapy, a new study shows that they could be used for reawakening the immune system so that it can spot tumors and fight them.

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Fighting Inflammation May Be The Best Way To Beat Parkinson's Disease

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:28

Researchers may be one step closer to stopping early progression of Parkinson’s disease by targeting the inflammation that kills neurons.

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Top 5 Must-Have Running Apps

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:47

Check out these five running apps that can track your progress and offer a little bit of motivation when you need it.

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Google To Define Perfect Human Health By Analyzing Medical Records And DNA

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:40

Google is searching to define optimum human health for the individual by analyzing the genomes and medical records of hundreds, and then thousands, of study participants.

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Being Nice To Women Probably Won't Get You More Dates

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:46

Study suggests that although men view niceness as a clearly attractive trait in potential partners, women are more cautious around overly friendly strangers.

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Scientists Still Can't Figure Out What Causes Brain Tumors

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:28

With 700,000 Americans currently living with brain tumors, researchers at the American Brain Tumor Association's annual conference share their findings on possible causes of the condition.

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Study Shows Just How Long The Damage Of Pesticides Can Last In Our DNA

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:54

A recent study from Washington State University has found that the health risk from pesticide exposure can stay in your DNA and be passed on to your offspring for up to three generations.

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New Biomaterial Promotes Healing For Surgical Implants

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:19

A smarter biomaterial that acts as a natural antioxidant could pave the way for minimal scarring after surgery.

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