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Dublin: -3 °C Saturday 21 January, 2017

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# study - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie It looks like intelligence becomes much less important in a partner the older we get Age Old Problem

It looks like intelligence becomes much less important in a partner the older we get

The older we get, the less stock we put in our partner’s intelligence a new study has found.

# study - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

James Milner the second-best performing full-back in Europe - study

Meanwhile, Man City’s Kevin de Bruyne is the highest-rated attacking midfielder.

# study - Monday 9 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind Sponsored By Nci

6 facts about AI that will actually blow your mind

Artificial intelligence? Let’s just say robot butlers are closer than you think.

# study - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Poland, India and Thailand better countries for expats than Ireland Work Life Balance

Poland, India and Thailand better countries for expats than Ireland

The new HSBC survey put Ireland in 27th place, up four places from last year.

# study - Sunday 1 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Children should be screened for cholesterol to cut down on heart attacks' Child Heart Attack

'Children should be screened for cholesterol to cut down on heart attacks'

A rare condition can increase chance of a heart attack by 100 times if not detected.

# study - Friday 30 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Forget Brexit, Irish people are still strongly in favour of the EU EUR GRAND

Forget Brexit, Irish people are still strongly in favour of the EU

Research has shown 80% of Irish people would vote in favour of remaining in the EU.

# study - Thursday 22 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie It's official - Facebook makes you miserable, according to new research Lurkers

It's official - Facebook makes you miserable, according to new research

People’s emotional life improves significantly when they quit the social network for a week, a study found.

# study - Friday 9 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'New' fatherhood and greater diversity: How Irish families have changed in 100 years Family Rhythms

'New' fatherhood and greater diversity: How Irish families have changed in 100 years

The Maynooth University research-based book Family Rhythms compared families now to other generations – and where the trend is headed.

# study - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Days on Earth are getting longer (very, very slowly) Long Day Eh?

Days on Earth are getting longer (very, very slowly)

A new study says that Earth’s days are getting longer by around 1.8 milliseconds per century.

# study - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie People who shave, wax or trim their pubic hair are at a higher risk of catching an STI Microtears

People who shave, wax or trim their pubic hair are at a higher risk of catching an STI

A major study found that pubic groomers are 80% more likely to carry an STI – but said it could not conclude that shaving caused the infections.

# study - Friday 18 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Urinary problems and erectile dysfunction - men with prostate cancer share their experiences Quality Of Life

Urinary problems and erectile dysfunction - men with prostate cancer share their experiences

A new study will engage with 1,300 men to receive information on their quality of life before and throughout their treatments.

# study - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin Vitamin D-ublin

A new map shows where people are getting the least vitamin D in Dublin

The map charts vitamin D deficiency rates across the Dublin area.

# study - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Over 11,000 pregnant women at risk of depression in Ireland - study Pregnancy

Over 11,000 pregnant women at risk of depression in Ireland - study

A new study shows the probability of women becoming depressed during pregnancy in Ireland.

# study - Monday 17 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Study shows vast majority of Irish women who took abortion pills feel they made right decision Abortion

Study shows vast majority of Irish women who took abortion pills feel they made right decision

The study examined the experiences of women who accessed abortion pills online.

# study - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'No evidence' that fitness trackers improve your health, says study Ready Set No

'No evidence' that fitness trackers improve your health, says study

Although money can motivate you enough to increase exercise levels – it doesn’t improve your overall health, according to a new study.

# study - Thursday 29 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Children who own mobile phones are doing worse in maths and reading

Children who own mobile phones are doing worse in maths and reading

A national study has found that children who spend more time online and watching TV are scoring worse.

# study - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Trinity study seeks women exposed to Hepatitis C-contaminated product in 70s Research

Trinity study seeks women exposed to Hepatitis C-contaminated product in 70s

Almost half of the women screened, who had contact with the virus, showed no signs of infection after.

# study - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Sex could be great for ageing women's health - but risky for older men Ageing Action

Sex could be great for ageing women's health - but risky for older men

That’s according to researchers, who have analysed data from over 2000 people.

Man United signing of Eric Bailly named the Premier League's most overpriced transfer

CIES Football Observatory has used an algorithm to assess the highest gaps between fee paid and the estimated real worth of a player.

# study - Friday 26 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Programme meant to deter teenage pregnancies actually makes them more likely Fake Baby Simulator

Programme meant to deter teenage pregnancies actually makes them more likely

These type of pregnancy programmes are used in 89 countries around the world – this new study casts serious doubt over them.

# study - Friday 12 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A 400-year-old Greenland shark has been found to be the world's oldest vertebrate 400 Years Under The Sea

A 400-year-old Greenland shark has been found to be the world's oldest vertebrate

The shark was probably born sometime between 1500 and 1740 with the most likely birth year 1620.

# study - Sunday 7 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie New study shows tigers, lions and other carnivores becoming endangered as prey dwindles Carnivores

New study shows tigers, lions and other carnivores becoming endangered as prey dwindles

A quarter of the main land carnivores’ prey are now threatened themselves.

# study - Friday 29 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Locking mental health patients into wards 'does not reduce suicide risk' Open Door

Locking mental health patients into wards 'does not reduce suicide risk'

German research carried out over a 14-year period has cast doubts over the practice.

# study - Thursday 28 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Just one hour physical activity a day could undo damage from 8 hours sitting around Get Active

Just one hour physical activity a day could undo damage from 8 hours sitting around

A new study shows that one hour of physical activity reduces any increased risk of death from not doing anything.

# study - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dutch men are the tallest in the world (but the Irish aren't so short themselves) Dutch Trees

Dutch men are the tallest in the world (but the Irish aren't so short themselves)

New research has tracked growth trends across 200 countries for the past 100 years.

From TheJournal.ie Boxset bingewatching could leave you with blood clots, says new study Netflix And Chill

Boxset bingewatching could leave you with blood clots, says new study

Each two hours of inactivity in front of the TV sharply raises the risk of a fatal pulmonary embolism by 40%

# study - Saturday 9 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Violent criminals can judge potential victims based on their walk In The Shadows

Violent criminals can judge potential victims based on their walk

The worrying study found that the criminals can rate an individual’s vulnerability based on their gait. .

# study - Sunday 26 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie College graduates at higher risk of cancerous brain tumours, researchers find Perplexing Finding

College graduates at higher risk of cancerous brain tumours, researchers find

“It was a surprising result which is difficult to explain,” the lead author of the study said.

# study - Saturday 25 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Pushy parents create self-critical children Chill Out

Pushy parents create self-critical children

Take a step back, mams and dads.

# study - Saturday 14 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Criminalising abortion does nothing to prevent it Abortion

Criminalising abortion does nothing to prevent it

Rates in the developed world are at an all-time low.

# study - Saturday 7 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Study shows marijuana users twice as likely to give birth prematurely Research

Study shows marijuana users twice as likely to give birth prematurely

For women who continue to smoke throughout their pregnancy – they are five times more likely to have a preterm birth.

# study - Thursday 5 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "In theory you could do anything you wanted with a human embryo in Ireland" Moral Dilemma?

"In theory you could do anything you wanted with a human embryo in Ireland"

A new, controversial embryo-growth breakthrough could help science in the study of infertility. However, fears abound that the research breaches ethical guidelines.

# study - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Study follows aftermath of The Biggest Loser - shows incredible difficulty contestants have in keeping weight off Body Betrayal

Study follows aftermath of The Biggest Loser - shows incredible difficulty contestants have in keeping weight off

Danny Cahill, winner of the reality show in 2009, lost 239 pounds in seven months. Since then he has regained over 100 pounds.

# study - Monday 18 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Men who hit their partners function differently to criminals Domestic Violence

Men who hit their partners function differently to criminals

A new study will have a major impact on understanding men who abuse their partners.

# study - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Open thread: Have you ever experienced sleep paralysis? Study

Open thread: Have you ever experienced sleep paralysis?

The School of Psychology at NUI Galway is starting to research the topic. But have you ever experienced it?

# study - Sunday 21 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Scientists say people can accurately judge how trustworthy you are just by looking at your face Poker Face

Scientists say people can accurately judge how trustworthy you are just by looking at your face

A new study finds it’s possible to predict honest or dishonest behaviour just by looking at someone’s face.

# study - Saturday 13 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ‘l just hope that I can keep going as long as I can without being a big problem to people… a burden I suppose” Motor Neurone Disease

‘l just hope that I can keep going as long as I can without being a big problem to people… a burden I suppose”

A new study shows that people with MND can feel like a burden towards those who care for them.

From TheJournal.ie What’s the best way to destroy violent gangs? Legalise the drugs Column

What’s the best way to destroy violent gangs? Legalise the drugs

The main currency propelling these gangs is the supply and sale of illicit drugs. We can remove their power, writes Aaron McKenna.

# study - Sunday 7 February, 2016

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.

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