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Drinking 8 glasses of water a day may be key to healthy heart for decades

https://studyfinds.org/drinking-more-water-heart-failure/

Aug 24, 2021 … SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France — Drinking eight glasses of water a day is an age-old recommendation which doctors say keeps your entire body healthy. Now, a new study reveals getting enough water not only prevents dehydration, but may also keep your heart from failing decades later. “Our study suggests that maintaining good hydration can prevent or at…

Assigned school seats promote unlikely friendships

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Aug 16, 2021 … LEIPZIG, Germany — Assigned classroom seats are one of those childhood memories many students have. While many kids probably think pesky seating charts just keep them from sitting with their friends, a new study finds assigning seats helps children build unlikely friendships between seemingly dissimilar classmates. Conducted in Hungary, the research reports that students assigned to…

Teen sleep deprivation quickly leads to lethargy, anger, and depression

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Jul 08, 2021 … ADELAIDE, Australia — New research by scientists at Flinders University is ringing the alarm bell when it comes to teenage sleep habits. Study authors say sleep deprivation quickly results in energy loss, impaired functioning, anger, and depression among teens. There’s no shortage of reasons why a teen may find themselves up all night these days, with…

Husbands who don’t help out with household chores more likely to have higher incomes

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Jun 11, 2021 … NOTRE DAME, Ind. — It pays to be selfish, at least for husbands. Those are the findings, in a nutshell, of a new study just released by University of Notre Dame researchers. Virtually guaranteed to raise eyebrows and incite debate in homes across the country, the research concludes “disagreeable” married men who avoid pitching in at…

‘Be a man’: Social pressures surrounding masculinity can drive young men to be overly aggressive

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May 26, 2021 … DURHAM, N.C. — In today’s society, the social pressure that comes with being a man can be rather difficult. According to a study by researchers at Duke University, a young man’s masculinity has a strong dependency on other people’s opinions. Unfortunately, these opinions can act as a threat which triggers aggressive behavior. “When those men…

Average person thinks they can survive for 2 weeks in the wilderness — but most can’t start a fire

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May 24, 2021 … NEW YORK — Are you ready for life as a “Mountain Man” (or woman)? Apparently, the average American thinks they are, even if most can’t even start a fire! A new study finds the average American thinks they can survive for 16 days alone in the wilderness. The survey of 2,000 people reveals Americans feel quite…

Too much self-awareness? Mindfulness can actually make people more selfish

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Apr 15, 2021 … BUFFALO, N.Y. — Mindfulness training isn’t just an effective meditation tool, it’s big business in the United States. Apps and other training methods rake in billions of dollars each year and their popularity is continuing to grow. Despite this widespread desire to be more mindful, could these techniques also be making some people more selfish? A…