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Opposing Gay Marriage Doesn’t Make You a Crypto-Racist

Lots of people compare the opposition to gay marriage and the resistance to interracial relationships. It’s a flawed analogy. Here’s why.<p>I seem to …

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Salmon Teriyaki Recipe • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by on<p>It’s not often that you meet soul mates or life-long family friends. We (and I mean every one of us in the Steamy Kitchen family, …

Antidepressant use on the rise in rich countries, OECD finds

Rate not matched by increase in global diagnoses, prompting concern among psychiatrists about over-use of medication<p>The use of antidepressants has surged across the rich world over the past decade, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, raising concerns among …

Using Birth Control Pills May Increase Women's Glaucoma Risk

Taking birth control pills may increase a woman's risk of eye disease later in life, a study finds, because they may reduce protective levels of estrogen.<p>Doctors have long known that cells in the eye have estrogen receptors. But in the past few years they've started looking into whether the changes …

Many Teens Admit To Coercing Others Into Sex

Almost 1 in 10 high school and college-aged people have forced someone into sexual activity against his or her will, a study finds. The majority of those who have done it think that the victim is at least partly to blame.<p>The results come from a multiyear study funded by the Centers for Disease …

Babies learn to anticipate touch in the womb, new study reveals

You're no doubt familiar with the image of a baby sucking his thumb, but unborn babies in the later stages of development do it too. In fact, new research reveals that fetuses actually open their mouths in anticipation of a good thumb suck, which may point to better ways of tracking fetal …

Research links children's psychological problems to prolonged screen time

Study by Public Health England backs concerns raised by doctors that lack of exercise leads to unhealthy lifestyles<p>Spending too much time in front of television, DVDs and computer games is taking its toll on children's physical and mental health, according to a government-commissioned report …

Cocaine 'rapidly changes the brain'

<b>Taking cocaine can change the structure of the brain within hours in what could be the first steps of drug addiction, according to US researchers.</b><p>Animal tests, reported in the journal Nature Neuroscience, showed new structures linked to learning and memory began to grow soon after the drug was …

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