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What measures persuade people to shift from using cars to walking and cycling?

What measures persuade people to shift from using cars to walking and cycling?

BMA calls for total ban of smoking in enclosed public places

BMA calls for total ban of smoking in enclosed public places

Two new cases of leptospirosis confirmed in Hong Kong

Two new cases of leptospirosis confirmed in Hong Kong

What you see is not always what you get with binocular rivalry

What you see is not always what you get with binocular rivalry

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

Researcher looks for clues to degenerative, deadly disease called Ataxia-telangiectasia

Researchers say enforceable standards needed for long-term care

Researchers say enforceable standards needed for long-term care

Women aged 70 years and older who exercised regularly lower risk of cognitive impairment

Women aged 70 years and older who exercised regularly lower risk of cognitive impairment

Research shows how psychosocial factors can bring on rapid decline in health

Research shows how psychosocial factors can bring on rapid decline in health

Walking helps elderly men stave off dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Walking helps elderly men stave off dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Humans are in fact quite rational; they just do not trust what people in lab coats tell them

Humans are in fact quite rational; they just do not trust what people in lab coats tell them

Dentists should measure the blood pressure of every patient

Dentists should measure the blood pressure of every patient

Positive emotions may delay onset of frailty and negative stereotypes can influence older adults’ memory

Positive emotions may delay onset of frailty and negative stereotypes can influence older adults’ memory

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Botox injections to treat children with cerebral palsy

Too much TV leads to higher risk of obesity for young black girls

Too much TV leads to higher risk of obesity for young black girls

New Kerry television ad attacking George Bush on Medicare

New Kerry television ad attacking George Bush on Medicare

Lack of sleep may cause behavioral, learning and attention problems

Lack of sleep may cause behavioral, learning and attention problems

Mental distress increases risk of heart disease in diabetics

Mental distress increases risk of heart disease in diabetics

Surgery for angina in the elderly provides long-term mortality

Surgery for angina in the elderly provides long-term mortality

Regular exercise boosts immune system in older men

Regular exercise boosts immune system in older men

Limb kinematics help to better understand why it’s more “efficient” to walk than to run

Limb kinematics help to better understand why it’s more “efficient” to walk than to run