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STUDY: Music Can Help Loved Ones with Alzheimer's

The families of the five million patients suffering from Alzheimer's in the United States struggle to reach a loved one they once knew. Sometimes music can offer a way in; using songs they love has been an active area of research among Alzheimer's experts -- a potential therapeutic option. But why...
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Want to Live Longer? See More Concerts, Science Says

Science says the more shows the merrier.
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Science Cracks the Code: This is What a Good Dancer Looks Like

Find out what a good dancer looks like … and also what a bad dancer looks like. Because science.
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It's Better to be Single, According to Science

Still single after Valentine’s Day? Don’t worry. You're better off than your married friends, according to science. In fact, Business Insider just looked into some recent studies that explored this topic, and here are two benefits that scientists agreed about: Being Single Increases the Social...
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How Much Money Do We Need per Year to Be Truly Happy? Scientists Have the Answer!

Weren't we always taught that money can't buy happiness? I know I was told that from a very young age, but that lesson may not be true! There's a new study out from Purdue University though that proves there IS a price tag on happiness. I bet that you're thinking it is some crazy, high amount of...
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STUDY: Wine Can Offset Dementia

The health benefits of wine can sometimes be overstated by people who are a few glasses deep and slurring their words. Should you ever find yourself in a position to defend your moderate imbibing, you have supporting evidence: A new study says two glasses of wine daily can potentially reduce your...
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Want to Know if That Hug Was Meaningful? Scientists Have the Answer!

Often times hugs are either really awesome, or really awkward, right? Well, a new study has determined the telltale signs that a hug is genuine . German researchers analyzed more than 2,000 embraces in an airport (in both the departures and arrivals terminals) for their study. First and foremost,...
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Study: The Average Kid Gets $8 A Week For Allowance

A new study found that the average kid is getting $8 per week in allowance money, and that’s not even including actual chores!
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