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A new study found a surprising link between bullying and eating disorders. (Illustration: Mark Dubowski/Duke Medicine)

New Study

Link Found Between Bullying & Eating Disorders Being bullied in childhood has been associated with increased risk for anxiety, depression and even eating disorders. But according to new research, it’s not only the victims who could be at risk psychologically, but also the
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A study has found introducing peanuts early could prevent nut allergies in children. (Photo: Austin Family Medicine)

Oh Nuts

Introduce Peanuts Early to Prevent Allergy Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches are a dietary staple for many children. But for others, peanut products can be life-threatening and are strictly taboo. A new study released at a meeting of the American Academy and Association of
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Artificial light and the lack of daylight can disrupt the body's internal clock. (Photo: iStock)

Seek the Sun

Camping Tunes Body Clock With Nature Putting down your phone and living for a week with nothing but sunlight and campfires may bring your body clock in sync with nature’s rhythms, a small study suggests. And, researchers found, even avowed night owls turn into early birds
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