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Outliers: Can't stomach your spouse? Eat something
By Modern Healthcare | April 19, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Have you ever wanted to poke your spouse with pins and needles? Or perhaps, blast them with unbearably loud sounds? No? Well, more than 100 married couples in a new study did something like that. But it turns out they were just hungry.
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Outliers: Running the numbers on jet lag
By Modern Healthcare | April 19, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Recovering from jet lag is just a numbers game. That's the word from researchers at the University of Michigan who've calculated the optimal way to help passengers adjust as they journey across time zones. Naturally, they've also created a related smartphone app to aid weary travelers.
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Outliers: Asides
By Modern Healthcare | April 12, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Well, that didn't last long. Oregon officials are backing off their proposal to prohibit sales of pot-infused treats at the state's medical marijuana stores after receiving hundreds of e-mailed comments opposing the ban.
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Outliers: Sounding an alarm on juicing
By Modern Healthcare | April 12, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
That $9 green juice might be rotting your teeth, spiking your blood sugar and harming your relationship with food, in addition to emptying your wallet.
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Outliers: This lean is mean
By Modern Healthcare | April 12, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Outliers is sure you know one. They never have to diet, they eat as much or more than you, and yet they stay skinny with little effort. Now researchers have found what gives them an edge.
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Outliers: Some heart problems are out of this world
By Modern Healthcare | April 05, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
For those hankering to travel to the stars, here's some research to take to heart.
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Outliers: Black Death victims yield their secrets
By Modern Healthcare | April 05, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
You can learn a lot from a tooth. Molars taken from skeletons unearthed by work on a new London railway line are revealing secrets of the medieval Black Death—and of its victims. And researchers hope further testing will help in the fight against future pandemics.
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Outliers: Ban on medical marijuana sweets leaves bad taste
By Modern Healthcare | March 29, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
Forget the hash brownies. That's what the Oregon Health Authority ruled recently in announcing regulations for items allowed at the state's medical marijuana dispensaries, which began opening last week.
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Outliers: The really BIG picture on cell repair
By Modern Healthcare | March 29, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
For those curious to see how a healthy cell repairs DNA, you don't need to dust off your old microscope. Look instead to the ceiling of the Basser Research Center for BRCA at the University of Pennsylvania, where they have turned the process into a more than 900-pound illuminated hanging sculpture...
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Outliers: Stats show Tommy John surgery really is a game changer
By Modern Healthcare | March 22, 2014 | Print Magazine Print Magazine Subscription Details
It was an interesting epilogue to a colorful life and career. Just days after Dr. Frank Jobe died March 6 at the age of 88, a paper was presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting that showed the surgical technique he invented has had some notably impressive results.
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