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Rutgers studies highlight need for salon clients, workers to protect themselves from health risks

Rutgers studies highlight need for salon clients, workers to protect themselves from health risks

IU-based startup's innovation could provide more-efficient risk assessments of chemicals

IU-based startup's innovation could provide more-efficient risk assessments of chemicals

Duration and quality of sleep improves for retired people, research finds

Duration and quality of sleep improves for retired people, research finds

Chemicals in cigarette smoke, industrial processes may cause hazardous effects

Chemicals in cigarette smoke, industrial processes may cause hazardous effects

Oil droplets from cooking contributes to indoor air pollution finds study

Oil droplets from cooking contributes to indoor air pollution finds study

Study unlocks complexities of cell death process that plays key role in health and disease

Study unlocks complexities of cell death process that plays key role in health and disease

Study finds unsafe lead levels in red cosmetic powder used during Hindu ceremonies

Study finds unsafe lead levels in red cosmetic powder used during Hindu ceremonies

Desk job? Get up and move every half an hour !

Desk job? Get up and move every half an hour !

Research shows probiotics can reduce incidence of sepsis in infants

Research shows probiotics can reduce incidence of sepsis in infants

Extreme heat exposure may have adverse effects on pregnant women and their babies

Extreme heat exposure may have adverse effects on pregnant women and their babies

Materials released by water-pipe rehabilitation technology may pose potential health hazards

Materials released by water-pipe rehabilitation technology may pose potential health hazards

Penile bacteria may be risk factor for HIV infection in men, study shows

Penile bacteria may be risk factor for HIV infection in men, study shows

Type of occupation linked to limited mobility as workers age

Type of occupation linked to limited mobility as workers age

New report proposes strategy to evaluate low-dose toxicity of endocrine disruptors

New report proposes strategy to evaluate low-dose toxicity of endocrine disruptors

Combined effect of genetic change and ozone exposure could increase risk for autism

Combined effect of genetic change and ozone exposure could increase risk for autism

Despite a growing appetite, buffet-style flat-fee clinics shutter in Seattle

Despite a growing appetite, buffet-style flat-fee clinics shutter in Seattle

Officers who work afternoon shifts more likely to be tired, study finds

Officers who work afternoon shifts more likely to be tired, study finds

American Chiropractic Association offers tips for healthier travels

American Chiropractic Association offers tips for healthier travels

SUNY Downstate researchers find three stressful work characteristics increasing in the U.S.

SUNY Downstate researchers find three stressful work characteristics increasing in the U.S.

Scientists create graphene-based sensor to predict onset of asthma attacks

Scientists create graphene-based sensor to predict onset of asthma attacks