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Dublin: 10 °C Friday 22 September, 2017

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# study - Monday 18 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Diesel emissions may be responsible for 5,000 deaths in Europe every year Pollution

Diesel emissions may be responsible for 5,000 deaths in Europe every year

Researchers say almost half of those deaths could be preventable.

# study - Friday 15 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year Premature Death

Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year

The study made findings on life expectancy and causes of death.

# study - Monday 11 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin For Sale

Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin

A MyHome.ie study shows the number of house sales has increased by 8.4% in the first half of 2017.

# study - Sunday 10 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Many mislabelled moisturisers are causing problems for skin disorder sufferers Study

Many mislabelled moisturisers are causing problems for skin disorder sufferers

A new study has found that moisturisers marked ‘fragrance free’ and ‘hypoallergenic’ often were not.

# study - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Heavy drinking may affect young male and female brains very differently Electric Responses

Heavy drinking may affect young male and female brains very differently

There are hundreds of alcohol-related deaths in Ireland every year.

# study - Thursday 24 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 11 minutes of mindfulness enough to make heavy drinkers cut back on alcohol, study says All In The Mind

11 minutes of mindfulness enough to make heavy drinkers cut back on alcohol, study says

New research suggests that mindfulness is more effective than relaxation techniques at curbing drinkers’ urges.

# study - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Most schools with low uptake rate of HPV vaccine are disadvantaged - study Irish Medical Journal

Most schools with low uptake rate of HPV vaccine are disadvantaged - study

The study examined 577 schools across the country and analysed figures from the 2013/2014 academic year.

# study - Sunday 6 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century Global Warming

Deadly heat waves could hit South Asia this century

Global warming could lead to uninhabitable temperatures, a study found.

# study - Saturday 5 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Women with history of gum disease at higher risk of cancer, study says Warning Signs

Women with history of gum disease at higher risk of cancer, study says

Women who have a history of gum disease face a higher risk of several types of cancer, particularly tumours in the oesophagus and breasts.

# study - Friday 4 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Study indicates diabetes drug could help slow progression of Parkinson's The Lancet

Study indicates diabetes drug could help slow progression of Parkinson's

Parkinson’s is the second largest neurological condition in Ireland.

# study - Thursday 3 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The number of blind people in the world is set to triple by 2050 Threefold Increase

The number of blind people in the world is set to triple by 2050

That is according to a new study, which said more than 115 million people will be blind by the middle of this century.

# study - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study The Food Pyramid

The Mediterranean diet only has heart benefits for the well-off, says study

The researchers have concluded that the quality of the food may be as important as the frequency in which it’s eaten.

# study - Sunday 30 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Small decline in MMR vaccinations could have a serious effect America

Small decline in MMR vaccinations could have a serious effect

A 5% drop in measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations caused a threefold increase in annual measles cases, a new study found.

# study - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie In a study of older Irish women with Down Syndrome, almost all had dementia 20 years later Much Higher Risk

In a study of older Irish women with Down Syndrome, almost all had dementia 20 years later

At the end of the long-term study, 97.4% of participants had developed dementia.

From TheJournal.ie Warning of 'huge public health problem' as men's sperm counts have halved in last 40 years Little Swimmers

Warning of 'huge public health problem' as men's sperm counts have halved in last 40 years

Sperm counts among men in western countries dropped by over 50% between 1973 and 2011.

# study - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Study finds 99% of former NFL players have brain disease caused by blows to the head Head Trauma

Study finds 99% of former NFL players have brain disease caused by blows to the head

Head injury risks in the US sport have become a major concern as former players speak out about long-term health effects.

# study - Saturday 22 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds Nui Galway

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds

Researchers hope the study will recognise the seriousness of the chronic, painful condition.

# study - Saturday 15 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Long working hours can cause an irregular heart rhythm Health Risk

Long working hours can cause an irregular heart rhythm

People who work more than 55 hours a week are at risk of atrial fibrillation.

From TheJournal.ie Rising temperatures will make it harder for planes to take off in coming decades Global Warming

Rising temperatures will make it harder for planes to take off in coming decades

Some fully loaded planes may have to remove fuel, cargo or passengers, a study has warned.

# study - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Face-to-face bullying is still far more common than cyberbullying Study

Face-to-face bullying is still far more common than cyberbullying

Much of the focus in recent years has been on cyberbullying.

# study - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer Drink Up

Two studies show association between coffee-drinking and living longer

Altogether more than 680,000 took part in the two studies.

# study - Saturday 8 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Sex robots could help elderly, disabled but may lead to more objectification of women, study warns AI

Sex robots could help elderly, disabled but may lead to more objectification of women, study warns

A new report examines the implications of sex robots going mainstream in the next 10 years.

Want your kid in the starting XI? Make sure he's born in the spring

New research shows a massive bias towards players born in the first three months of the year in schoolboy football.

# study - Saturday 24 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Shape of bird eggs related to their ability to fly - study Scrambled Theories

Shape of bird eggs related to their ability to fly - study

It goes against theories that eggs are shaped to suit their environment; eg, to stop them rolling off a cliff face.

# study - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'People have no idea how isolating caring can be': Study shows high levels of depression among dementia carers Caring

'People have no idea how isolating caring can be': Study shows high levels of depression among dementia carers

It is the largest study undertaken in Ireland to examine the health and wellbeing of people caring for their spouse with dementia.

# study - Monday 12 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Four people broke their wrist in a week in Galway last year... taking selfies Selfiegeddon

Four people broke their wrist in a week in Galway last year... taking selfies

The four people in question all broke the opposite arm to that which was holding the phone.

# study - Saturday 10 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A nasty divorce or separation harms a child's health for decades Health Risk

A nasty divorce or separation harms a child's health for decades

A study shows that adults whose parents separated during childhood are at an increased risk for poorer health.

# study - Saturday 3 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie New drug can reduce risk of dying by almost 40% for advanced prostate cancer patients Study

New drug can reduce risk of dying by almost 40% for advanced prostate cancer patients

The drug was tested in two seperate clinical trials involving 2,200 men.

# study - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Infertility problems in mice solved with 3D-printed ovaries Breakthrough

Infertility problems in mice solved with 3D-printed ovaries

It’s hoped that 3D-printed skin, ears, bone scaffolds, and heart valves could solve a number of medical issues.

# study - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack - study Ibuprofen

Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack - study

The study found that taking any dose of ‘NSAID’ painkillers for a week was associated with an increased risk of heart attack.

# study - Saturday 6 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Constant sunscreen use causes vitamin D deficiency, says study Let The Sun Shine

Constant sunscreen use causes vitamin D deficiency, says study

The study found that spending 5–30 minutes in midday sun twice per week can maintaining healthy vitamin D levels.

# study - Saturday 22 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A huge number of people hear voices in their head, but it doesn't have to be a bad thing Can't You Hear Them?

A huge number of people hear voices in their head, but it doesn't have to be a bad thing

Associate professor of psychology Simon McCarthy-Jones estimates that as much as 2.5% of the world’s population will have extended voice-hearing experiences.

# study - Friday 21 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie One 'diet drink' a day could increase risk of dementia and strokes - seven-year study Artificial Sweeteners

One 'diet drink' a day could increase risk of dementia and strokes - seven-year study

Authors of the study are advising that more research be conducted into the effects of sugary and artificially sweetened drinks.

# study - Sunday 16 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie People's racial bias begins as babies Race

People's racial bias begins as babies

Researchers say these findings are also important because they offer a new perspective on the cause of race-based bias.

# study - Thursday 13 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Dublin adults over 10 times more likely to rely on public transport than those in rural areas On The Buses

Dublin adults over 10 times more likely to rely on public transport than those in rural areas

The report found that just one in 10 older adults in Ireland relied on public transport.

# study - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Ireland tops the list internationally as 85% of people here pre-drink Alcohol

Ireland tops the list internationally as 85% of people here pre-drink

A new study looked at how a number of factors influenced pre-drinking.

# study - Friday 10 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Med schools 'conscious of distress' experienced by families of infants whose remains were sent to universities Anatomy

Med schools 'conscious of distress' experienced by families of infants whose remains were sent to universities

Some 474 unclaimed infant remains were transferred from mother and baby homes to universities from 1940 to 1965.

# study - Thursday 9 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing CAO

There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing

A total of 76,086 applications were received by CAO 1 February.

# study - Thursday 23 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie You need to eat 10 fruit and veg a day to avoid serious illnesses, study says Double It

You need to eat 10 fruit and veg a day to avoid serious illnesses, study says

The previous five-a-day still reduces risk, but the number to aim for is actually double that amount.

# study - Friday 17 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 8 of the world's most successful people share how to get ahead at work Sponsored By Smurfit

8 of the world's most successful people share how to get ahead at work

And what you can learn from their experiences.

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