A USC study has come up with some big "no duh" news lately… the youth who sends the most sexts is the most sexually active!
The study found that middle schoolers who reported receiving a sext were six times more likely to be sexually active.
But wait, there's more, and it's actually fascinating!
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Hugh Jackman is just getting over his second cancer scare, and is already preaching prevention.
What's crazy is he totally expects to have more skin cancer!
While at a press conference for X-Men: Days of Future Past Hugh spoke openly about his recent fight against skin cancer, saying:
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Hugh Jackman may be one of the healthiest looking people on the planet but he's still at risk for cancer, as is everyone.
We previously mentioned that
Wolverine Hugh had to battle his greatest foe yet for a SECOND time: skin cancer! The revenge!
While at the New York premiere for his newest movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past, he sported a bandage on his face and spoke about his cancer.
Asked how his face was doing, he replied, laughing his adorable laugh:
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A summertime fruit favorite is getting high marks for health in a new research study on hypertension and heart attacks!
We’re talking about watermelon, of course!
Hmm. Beyoncé must have seen this study early because gurl’s been drinking watermelon so much, she’s Drunk In Love with it!
In all seriousness though, researchers recently found that
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This sounds like the worst, most terrifying thing ever.
Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina screwed up BAD!
Doctors and hospital officials have notified 18 patients that they may have been exposed to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD), an incurable neurological disorder.
The president of the medical center said:
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For every dude out there that has a significant other that complains about you having a beard… we have some good news for you!
You have an argument to keep it! According to a new study, it might be helping you prevent skin cancer!!
Apparently, researchers at the University of Southern Queensland say beards block 90 to 95 percent of
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If you are at risk for colon cancer, you can lower your risk of getting this disease by avoiding certain foods!
Scientists evaluated 486 people with Lynch syndrome, which is a genetic disorder that predisposes people to cancer. It leaves 70% of them with the colon variety. In the evaluations, they were asked about their diets and classified into one of four groups according to what they ate: high in fruits, vegetables and whole grains; high in meat and coffee; high in a Mediterranean-type diet that included fish, leafy greens, pasta, sauces and wine; and high in fried snacks, fast food and diet soda.
Can you guess with group had the longest risk?
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