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# study - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie Women can see when other women are at their most fertile by just looking at their face Face Value

Women can see when other women are at their most fertile by just looking at their face

That’s according to a study which found that more fertile women “are better at guarding their mate from potential adultery”.

# study - Saturday 30 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie “I had a 14-day detox that sent me into horrible withdrawals… but I still went back to heroin” Drug Addiction

“I had a 14-day detox that sent me into horrible withdrawals… but I still went back to heroin”

Paul started snorting heroin aged 18. What followed was over 20 years of serious drug abuse before he finally decided to get clean.

# study - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Part of your diet you should consider if you’re thinking of having a baby: Potatoes Chips And Crisps

Part of your diet you should consider if you’re thinking of having a baby: Potatoes

The risk of gestational diabetes increases with the consumption of more potatoes.

# study - Saturday 2 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie There are a few simple tricks you can do to improve your memory Muscle Memory

# study - Saturday 26 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Men looking to have children should start losing weight Eating For Two

Men looking to have children should start losing weight

Sperm carries information about a father’s weight.

# study - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Does sending a kid to childcare or caring for them at home make any difference to their development? Growing Up

Does sending a kid to childcare or caring for them at home make any difference to their development?

The question has been addressed in a new ESRI study.

# study - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish people are the third most generous in Europe Revealed

Irish people are the third most generous in Europe

A study has found that three out of five Irish people helped a stranger in the last month.

# study - Monday 9 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ireland in 2025: Slow internet connection and a female Taoiseach- here’s what you’re predicting Future Of Ireland

Ireland in 2025: Slow internet connection and a female Taoiseach- here’s what you’re predicting

Other predictions include that Irish Institutions are on the way down and the retirement age will be 75.

# study - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 times it’s ok to touch a stranger in Ireland Drop The Lámh

7 times it’s ok to touch a stranger in Ireland

Put your hands on, put your hands on…

# study - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Over 100 twins saved by laser surgery while still in the womb Rotunda Hospital

Over 100 twins saved by laser surgery while still in the womb

The procedure involves placing a tiny camera through the mother’s abdomen and into the womb.

# study - Thursday 17 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s what REALLY makes men and women happy, according to a ridiculous survey What Women Want

Here’s what REALLY makes men and women happy, according to a ridiculous survey

Heads up: It’s not having fun. Or being with your family. Or anything like that.

# study - Monday 14 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Study of Dublin suburb finds people more stressed than 14 years ago Since 2001

Study of Dublin suburb finds people more stressed than 14 years ago

The circumstances of 1,082 people from Tallaght were captured on a range of issues.

# study - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Salt, unsafe sex and booze: These are some of the things causing death that could be prevented Bad Behaviour

Salt, unsafe sex and booze: These are some of the things causing death that could be prevented

Deaths tied to avoidable health risks like high blood pressure and smoking has shot up by almost 23% since 1990.

# study - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Junior Cert students are getting their results today. Here’s how they did Results Are In

Junior Cert students are getting their results today. Here’s how they did

And grades for the junior cycle appear to be holding steady against previous years, without massive improvement.

# study - Saturday 5 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Not getting enough sleep? You’re more likely to catch a cold Achoo This post contains a poll

Not getting enough sleep? You’re more likely to catch a cold

Those who sleep less than five hours were 4.5 times more likely to get sick.

# study - Saturday 29 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Sorry folks – scientists say there’s NO CURE for a hangover Mythbusting

Sorry folks – scientists say there’s NO CURE for a hangover

The author of the study has one recommendation for avoiding the dreaded hangover. (But you’re not going to like it).

# study - Monday 24 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Do you know which age group is most likely to become obese? Health

Do you know which age group is most likely to become obese?

A new study by the Irish Society of Chartered Phsiotherapists found that most people are unaware that children aged 0 to 5 years are most at risk .

# study - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland’s highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert CAO 2015

All-rounders with a thirst for knowledge: Ireland’s highest achievers in the 2015 Leaving Cert

They all scooped over 800 points in the Leaving Cert, but their principals say they’re proud of every one of their students.

From The Daily Edge 10 people who REALLY aren’t being helpful about the Leaving Cert results Leaving Cert

10 people who REALLY aren’t being helpful about the Leaving Cert results

Read these while waiting for results, at your peril.

# study - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Repeat concussions linked to impaired brain function in new rugby study

A major study have revealed some startling facts.

# study - Friday 24 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths Treatment

These two affordable drugs can lower breast cancer deaths

Studies found the drugs can help to reduce breast cancer mortality in postmenopausal women.

# study - Monday 13 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bees are disappearing – and scientists are warning about worrying knock-on problems Bad Buzz

Bees are disappearing – and scientists are warning about worrying knock-on problems

Scientists want to move bee populations to new areas.

# study - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Wii Fit Plus doesn’t help vertigo sufferers, but it’s still a lot of fun BALANCING ACT

Wii Fit Plus doesn’t help vertigo sufferers, but it’s still a lot of fun

71 patients with balance issues related to illness found no further improvement by the use of virtual reality.

# study - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There’s probably something very, very nasty on your toothbrush Oh God No

There’s probably something very, very nasty on your toothbrush

Unless you live alone, that is.

# study - Sunday 31 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘While achieving the Leaving Cert points you want is important, it doesn’t define who you are for the rest of your days’ The Big LC

‘While achieving the Leaving Cert points you want is important, it doesn’t define who you are for the rest of your days’

The pressure to reach the points is immense, but there are lots of options.

# study - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How do you get smokers to quit? Pay them Stub It Out

How do you get smokers to quit? Pay them

“With such unprecedented rates of success, the trick now is to figure out how to get more people to sign up — to feel like they have skin in the game.”

# study - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge Are You Procrastinating Right Now? Quiz

Are You Procrastinating Right Now?

Come on, it’ll only take a minute.

# study - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Study finds dogs can sniff out cancer 98% of the time Clever Dog

Study finds dogs can sniff out cancer 98% of the time

More than 40,000 new cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed every year in the UK.

# study - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From Business ETC Snapchat is worse for your relationship than Facebook Jealousy

Snapchat is worse for your relationship than Facebook

Scientists found Snapchat is more likely to elicit jealousy from a partner than Facebook.

# study - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Chocolate or cigarettes? This is how these scientists prove plain packaging tobacco works Smoking

Chocolate or cigarettes? This is how these scientists prove plain packaging tobacco works

New research finds plain packaging reduces ‘cigarette-seeking’ by almost 10%.

From TheJournal.ie Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work Accidental Death

Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work

New study looks at the outcomes after resuscitation.

# study - Thursday 5 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Great Recession had a HUGE impact on Ireland’s young people Research

The Great Recession had a HUGE impact on Ireland’s young people

A new ESRI study has looked at how many young people were unemployed in recent years – and it’s grim reading.

# study - Thursday 29 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Lonely people are more likely to binge watch TV, study says Tellybox

Lonely people are more likely to binge watch TV, study says

Everyone else says: “DUH.”

# study - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The youngest sibling is the funniest, new study reveals Sibling Rivalry This post contains a poll

The youngest sibling is the funniest, new study reveals

They’re also more favoured by their parents, but sure you knew that already.

# study - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Love your weekend lie-in? It could make you fat Snooze Button

Love your weekend lie-in? It could make you fat

‘Social jetlag’ is also linked to metabolic disorders, inflammation and diabetes.

# study - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Walking 20 minutes a day could stop you dying early Move It

Walking 20 minutes a day could stop you dying early

Research has found that twice as many deaths are connected to lack of exercise compared to being obese.

# study - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Our primary school pupils are getting better at reading and maths Edumacashun

Our primary school pupils are getting better at reading and maths

That’s according to an assessment of 8,000 pupils across 150 schools.

From The Daily Edge Study claims that being away from your iPhone could be making you stupid NOMOPHOBIA

# study - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Just how much bacteria is in Ireland’s holy water fonts? Young Scientist

Just how much bacteria is in Ireland’s holy water fonts?

We’ll find out later this week.

# study - Sunday 4 January, 2015

‘We don’t want to meet our players in 20 years time and find them suffering from dementia’

Premiership rugby side Saracens have launched a ground-breaking concussion programme.

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