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Young children in low-income, rural areas at higher risk for second- and third-hand smoke exposure

Young children in low-income, rural areas at higher risk for second- and third-hand smoke exposure

Parental alcohol use disorder associated with offspring marital outcomes

Parental alcohol use disorder associated with offspring marital outcomes

Fitness instructors' motivational comments influence women's body satisfaction

Fitness instructors' motivational comments influence women's body satisfaction

UAlberta scientists identify biomarkers for detecting Alzheimer's disease in saliva samples

UAlberta scientists identify biomarkers for detecting Alzheimer's disease in saliva samples

When should dementia patients stop driving? A new guidance for clinicians

When should dementia patients stop driving? A new guidance for clinicians

Study: High levels of oxygen encourage the brain to remain in deep, restorative sleep

Study: High levels of oxygen encourage the brain to remain in deep, restorative sleep

Obsessive-compulsive disorder may protect individuals from obesity

Obsessive-compulsive disorder may protect individuals from obesity

Study discovers link between meditation and how individuals respond to feedback

Study discovers link between meditation and how individuals respond to feedback

New study could help inform research on preventing falls

New study could help inform research on preventing falls

Imagination can help overcome fear and anxiety-related disorders, shows study

Imagination can help overcome fear and anxiety-related disorders, shows study

Avoidant grievers unconsciously monitor and block mind-wandering contents, study shows

Avoidant grievers unconsciously monitor and block mind-wandering contents, study shows

Study finds upward link between alcohol consumption and physical activity in college students

Study finds upward link between alcohol consumption and physical activity in college students

Our brain senses angry voices in a flash, study shows

Our brain senses angry voices in a flash, study shows

Chronic, refractory schizophrenia patients benefit from targeted cognitive training

Chronic, refractory schizophrenia patients benefit from targeted cognitive training

Drawing leads to better memory than writing

Drawing leads to better memory than writing

Individual neurons located within the brain have implications for psychiatric diseases

Individual neurons located within the brain have implications for psychiatric diseases

Spinal cord injury disrupts the body's internal clock, study shows

Spinal cord injury disrupts the body's internal clock, study shows

Prenatal famine exposure may lead to early menopause and premature ovarian failure

Prenatal famine exposure may lead to early menopause and premature ovarian failure

Study finds link between passive use of social media and depression symptoms

Study finds link between passive use of social media and depression symptoms

Researcher takes further steps in understanding how and why cute aggression occurs

Researcher takes further steps in understanding how and why cute aggression occurs