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Study: Ill. ‘Fiscal Mess’ Reputation Costs State Money

The perception that Illinois is a fiscal mess has some consequences, according to a new study.

03/11/2014

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Study: Traffic Not So Bad in St. Louis

Next time you’re sitting in traffic, tell yourself it could be a whole lot worse.

03/07/2014

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Study: Homeless Students Not Getting Proper Help

Homeless students in the state of Illinois are not getting the services they need, according to a new survey.

03/04/2014

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Study: Hangovers Do Not Delay Sufferers From Another Night Of Drinking

Researchers at the University of Missouri found that, despite the negative side effects that come after a night of excessive drinking, those who suffer from hangovers are not deterred from imbibing again in the near future.

03/04/2014

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Tylenol Link to ADHD: Too Early to Tell

A local gynecologist says it’s still early in the game to make any decisions about the just reported link between Tylenol use during pregnancy and children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

02/27/2014

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Study: Pre-School Obesity Declining

Obesity has declined among pre-schoolers according to a new government study and that has a St. Louis University pediatrician pleased.

02/27/2014

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Study: Homosexuality Not Entirely Determined By Genes

A study conducted by researchers at Northwestern University suggests that genetics only partially play a role in whether or not a person is a homosexual.

02/14/2014

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You’re More Likely to Die from a Heart Attack After Hours, Study Says

Researchers found that patients who showed up at the hospital during off hours were 5 percent more likely to die within 30 days of the heart attack.

01/28/2014

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Cold Weather Temperatures May Contribute to Weight Loss

Colder temperatures usually means a warmer thermostat. Researchers say that there can be a silver lining to possible weight loss.

01/24/2014

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Just 1 in 4 Young Teens Meet US Fitness Guidelines

Young teens aren’t exactly embracing the government’s Let’s Move mantra, the latest fitness data suggest.

01/08/2014

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