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Mortality risks among pro athletes

Mortality risks among pro athletes

A first-of-its-kind comparison between elite pro athletes suggests higher overall...

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More than a protein factory: A role for ribosomes in regulating human gene expression

More than a protein factory: A role for ribosomes in regulating...

Researchers have discovered a new function of ribosomes in human cells that may...

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Stark social inequalities in children's body mass index (BMI)

Stark social inequalities in children's body mass index...

Researchers have found that socioeconomic inequalities in children's body mass index...

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Marching for climate change may sway people's beliefs and actions

Marching for climate change may sway people's beliefs and...

Americans have a long tradition of taking to the streets to protest or to advocate...

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Variation of FTO gene linked to weight gain and obesity in children

Variation of FTO gene linked to weight gain and obesity...

Researchers have discovered that children who do not have obesity, but who are at...

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Targeting key gene could help lead to Down syndrome treatment

Targeting key gene could help lead to Down syndrome treatment

Targeting a key gene before birth could someday help lead to a treatment for Down...

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Creativity: A question of impulsiveness

Creativity: A question of impulsiveness

How can employees' working time be organized so as to enable them to perform in...

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Surgery patients: Getting older every year

Surgery patients: Getting older every year

A new analysis reveals that people undergoing surgery in England are getting older...

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Hypertension found in children exposed to flower pesticides

Hypertension found in children exposed to flower pesticides

Researchers have found higher blood pressure and pesticide exposures in children...

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Study identifies dog breeds, physical traits that pose highest risk of biting children

Study identifies dog breeds, physical traits that pose...

Nearly five million people are bitten by dogs each year in the United States, and...