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- The most stressful, least stressful jobs of 2013 Five of the most stressful and least stressful jobs of the year, ranked by CareerCast.com, face off. Click through to see which jobs rank at the top.
Roller Derby players share shoulder microbes
Researchers have found that players come into a tournament bearing a team signature of bacteria on their shoulders-but leave sharing microbes with their opponents.
Something for everyone in this weekend's USA Weekend
From tips on spring cleaning and gardening to a March madness recipie, medical advice and more, this Saturday’s USA Weekend has something for everyone.
Mediterranean diet rich in olive oil, nuts slashes heart risk
A Mediterranean diet with extra servings of olive oil or mixed nuts reduced the risk of a first heart attack, stroke and death by almost 30 percent in less than five years, according to a study from Spanish researchers.
- The happiest, saddest states according to Twitter Did your state make the list? Researchers at the University of Vermont analyzed more than 10 million tweets from 2011 to find the happiest and saddest states in America.
Childhood bullying linked to adult psychological disorders
Researchers were surprised by the results of a significant study from Duke, out this week, which provides the best evidence we've had thus far that bullying in childhood is linked to a higher risk of psychological disorders in adulthood.
Under new health law, alternative birth control gains renewed interest
Changes in health-care laws and the introduction of the first new intrauterine device in 12 years may make long-acting birth-control methods more attractive.
Maintaining heart health is a year-round job
Your best defense against a heart attack is a healthy heart all year round and in nearly every case, the power to improve heart health rests with the individual.
Which tests do you need?
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has recommendations on a variety of screening tests.
Why not pancakes for dinner?
Tuesday was IHOP's National Pancake Day. Time magazine celebrated the event with a list of Hollywood's 10 best breakfast scenes. Why do most Americans eat pancakes only for breakfast?
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