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Landmark Study to Track ‘Pioneer’ Generation of Transgender Children

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A groundbreaking new study, believed to be the first to focus on transgender children living as their identified gender in all aspects of their lives, finds that those children's gender identity is deeply rooted.

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Religion Can Help College Women Who are Sexual Victims Deal with Emotional Damage and Distrust, Study Finds

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Fight Fat with Favorable Feedback, Not Fear

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Is it better to tell people about the harms of certain health decisions or about the benefits of positive health related decisions? That depends on who you are talking to, according to recent research by the Cornell Food & Brand Lab. Published in the journal Nutrition Reviews, the paper finds that the type of health messaging that is most effective might vary depending on certain characteristics of the target audience.

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Gender Roles: Men and Women Are Not So Different After All

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Gender is a large part of our identity that is often defined by our psychological differences as men and women. But an Iowa State University researcher says in reality men and women are more alike than we may think.

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Many Religious People View Science Favorably, But Reject Certain Scientific Theories

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A new study finds that many U.S. adults — roughly one in five — are deeply religious, know a lot about science, and support many practical uses of science and technology in everyday life, but reject scientific explanations of creation and evolution.

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Child Maltreatment Not a Clear Path to Adult Crime

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Research has long made a connection between childhood abuse and neglect and crime in adulthood. But a University of Washington study found that when other life factors are considered, that link all but disappears.

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Is This the Year You Join the 1 Percent?

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Here’s some good news for the New Year: According to new research by Washington University in St. Louis and Cornell University, there’s a 1 in 9 chance that a typical American will hit the jackpot and join the wealthiest 1 percent for at least one year in her or his working life. And now the bad news: That same research says only an elite few get to stay in that economic stratosphere – and nonwhite workers remain among those who face far longer odds.

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Watching Rom-Coms May Help Strengthen Your Marriage.

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Courting Cupid? 5 On-Target Tips for Love

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