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When Being an Immigrant Makes It More–Not Less–Likely to Have a Job

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Race and education shape employment outcomes for U.S.- and foreign-born blacks in surprising ways.

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ACA Open Enrollment Periods Associated With Improved Coverage, Access to Care and Health

Results of a national survey that included more than half a million adults indicates significant improvements in trends for self-reported insurance coverage, access to a personal physician and medications, affordability and health after the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) first and second open enrollment periods, according to a study in the July 28 issue of JAMA, a theme issue on Medicare and Medicaid at 50.

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How to Talk Like a Democrat or Republican: Language Divide Between U.S. Political Parties Reaches Historic High

A new study finds that American political speech has become more polarized across party lines over time, with a clear trend break around 1980, and that current levels are unprecedented.

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Nutrition and Pregnancy: Scientists Challenge “Eat for Two” Myth

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Scientists have shown that women may not need to “eat for two” during pregnancy because the body adapts to absorb more energy from the same amount of food. The findings may also help to explain why some women struggle to lose weight after giving birth.

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Study May Show a Way to Predict Whether Children with a Genetic Disorder Will Develop Autism or Psychosis

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Findings are the first to shed light on the genetic differences between DiGeorge syndrome patients with autism and those with psychosis.

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Ocean Acidification, Premature Birth and Personality Linked, Back-Packs and Back-Pain, and More Top Stories 24-27 July 2015

Weekend edition including top stories from Friday through Monday July 24-27

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Medicare Payment Cuts, Schizophrenia Gene, Leukemia Treatment, and More Top Stories 24 July 2015

Other topics include ethnic disparities in pain treatment, colon cancer and IBD, halting Liver cancer, and more...

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Research Links Premature Birth to Withdrawn Personality

New research indicates that adults born very premature are more likely to be socially withdrawn and display signs of autism.

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Researchers Find New Method to Halt the Advance of Liver Cancer

Study suggests that drugs targeting the lymphotoxin-beta receptor may improve liver cancer treatment.