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Study: Baby Bottles Shed Plastic Particles

(CNN) - New parents preparing a bottle for their baby should know the infant could be ingesting unwanted microplastics along with the formula. A new study in the journal nature indicates that microplastics can seep out of a heated…

Study: One In Five Tweens Experiences Cyberbullying

(CNN) - A new study has found that one in five tweens have experienced cyberbullying in some way. The Cyberbullying Research Center teamed up with Cartoon Network as part of the channel's Stop Bullying: Speak Up campaign. They surveyed…

Study: People Are Remembering To Wash Hands

(CNN) - A new study suggests hand hygiene has increased during the COVID-19 pandemic. Researchers found that the odds of a person remembering to wash their hands after coughing, sneezing, or blowing their nose was 2.3 times higher in…

Study: Female Doctors Work Harder For Less Money

(CNN) - The difference between male and female doctors is similar to the difference between males and females. According to a study in the New England Journal of Medicine, female doctors are paid less than male doctors. They make…

Survey: 40% Would Give Up Their Dog Over Phone

(CNN) - A new survey shows 40% of pet owners would give up their dog for a month, rather than ditch their phone. An online SMS marketing platform called "Simple Texting" polled more than 1,000 smartphone users in the…

Poor Sleep, Weight Gain Linked In Sleep Tracking Study

(CNN) - There's more evidence now that not getting your Z's makes it harder to control your appetite. In a new study; researchers used information from smartphone sleep tracking data to record sleep quality for 120,000 people for up…

Study: Children Born At Higher Altitudes Typically Smaller

(CNN) - Children born at higher altitudes tend to be smaller than those at lower altitudes. That's the findings of a new study by the University of Addis Ababa and the International Food Policy Research Institute in Ethiopia. The…

Study: Dinosaurs' Bone Structure Important For Weight

(CNN) - Some dinosaurs were such large creatures that the ground would have shaken while they walked. In order to support that weight, the animals had different bone structures than mammals and birds. A team of paleontologists came to…

Study: Earliest Humans Dealt With Bedbugs

(CNN) - Researchers say as long as humans have had beds; we have had to deal with bedbugs. Researchers say they have found fossilized grass beds at an archaeological site in South Africa. The beds dated back to 200,000…

Nearly 45% Of Teens Thinking Of Quitting Vaping

(CNN) - Nearly half of teens who vape say they want to quit. That's the latest from a study published in Jama Pediatrics on Monday. The study used data from nearly 500 kids between the ages of 12 and…