Early Data Suggests Pedestrian Deaths Surged in 2015Pedestrian deaths surged by an estimated 10 percent last year as the economy improved, the price of gas plunged and motorists put more miles behind the wheel than ever before, according to an analysis of preliminary state traffic fatality data.
Study: Rudeness Is Contagious, Spreads Like A VirusResearchers at the University of Florida found that witnessing rude behavior makes us more likely to be rude to others.
Florida Studying How To Help Low-Income Class Get Legal Help A newly-created state panel is looking at how to help low-income and working class Floridians get access to the court system.
Study: Depression Found In PreschoolersA new study has found that depression in children can start as young as preschool.
Study: Facebook Use Could Elevate Eating Disorder RisksThe findings of a new study indicate that looking at the social networking site Facebook might increase eating disorder risks in some users.
Study: Cat Bites May Cause Deep-Tissue, Joint Infections That Could Need SurgeryThe findings of a new study indicate that bites from cats could cause joint and deep-tissue infections in those who suffer them.
Study: Dogs Prefer To Do Their Business In Alignment With North-South AxisThe findings of a new study indicate that dogs prefer to defecate in alignment with Earth's North-South axis.
Study: Protection From High-Tech Helmets The Same As Cheaper OptionsDuring the annual meeting of the American Academy of Pediatrics in Orlando, Fla., researchers introduced a study which found that expensive helmets for high school football players that boast new technology and custom-build mouth guards offer the same level of protection as their less costly counterparts.
Studies Test How Early In Life To Peek Inside DNAFully mapping someone's genes to look for health risks is full of ethical challenges.
Study: One Hour Nap For Kids Good For Their BrainMost caregivers know that an hour nap means a happier child, but a new study shows another benefit.
Study: Choosing How To Spend Your Lunch Break Reduces FatigueExercising control over your lunch break might make more of a difference than what you actually do with it.
Drowsy Driving Becoming Dangerous ProblemDrowsy drivers may cause nearly a third of all deadly car crashes according to federal statistics.

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