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Article ID: 706747

Cost of living almost doubles for young adults who fly the nest and rent on their own: New research examines the minimum income requirements of 20-somethings who still live at home

Loughborough University

The growing number of families in which adults aged 20 to 30 live with their parents are having to negotiate new ways of pooling their resources, according to pioneering research investigating how these families live and the costs that they face.

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Article ID: 706713

Three tips for sticking with your New Year’s resolutions

Houston Methodist

By February, nearly 80 percent of Americans will give up on their New Year’s resolutions, but a Houston Methodist lifestyle coach says making a few simple changes can help people reach their goals.

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Article ID: 706702

‘Dirty John’ and a Safety Plan for Domestic Violence

Johns Hopkins School of Nursing

Today we have a good understanding of the pattern of dangerous behaviors abusive men use to manipulate their partners. However, most women, their friends, and their family members do not have access to safety information. Dirty John presents an opportunity for women in abusive relationships to learn more about developing a personalized, practical safety plan for when in danger.

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Article ID: 706695

Salad, soda and socioeconomic status: Mapping a social determinant of health in Seattle

University of Washington

Seattle residents who live in waterfront neighborhoods tend to have healthier diets compared to those who live along Interstate-5 and Aurora Avenue, according to new research on social disparities from the University of Washington School of Public Health. The study used local data to model food consumption patterns by city block. Weekly servings of salad and soda served as proxies for diet quality.

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Article ID: 706703

2017 Women’s March solidarity events drew 100 times national protest average, minimal counterdemonstrators, study shows

University of Notre Dame

Based on a survey of sister marches across the United States, key characteristics of the events were massive turnout, majority female leadership, low rate of counterdemonstrators, substantial grassroots mobilization and strong support from faith-based groups.

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Article ID: 706678

O estado de atenção plena pode facilitar os sintomas da menopausa

Mayo Clinic

A atenção plena pode estar associada a menos sintomas da menopausa para as mulheres, de acordo com um estudo da Mayo Clinic recentemente publicado em Climacteric: The Journal of the International Menopause Society. Os pesquisadores descobriram que a atenção pode auxiliar particularmente as mulheres com menopausa que enfrentam irritabilidade, ansiedade e depressão.

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Article ID: 706342

Brain’s Cerebellum Found to Influence Addictive and Social Behavior

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

In a study published online today in the journal Science, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Montefiore, prove for the first time that the brain’s cerebellum—long thought to be mainly involved in coordinating movement—helps control the brain’s reward circuitry. The surprising finding indicates that the cerebellum plays a major role in reward processing and social behaviors and could potentially lead to new strategies for treating addiction.

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