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Shopping addiction linked to problem gambling

September 2, 2014 • 0
Black Friday can be just as addictive as blackjack, and researchers at the Yale School of Medicine are investigating why.
WORMS
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In humans, worms and flies, shared genetics

September 2, 2014 • 0
A new Yale-led study may show that humans, worms and flies are, on a fundamental level, not so different.
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In-group punishment emerges early

September 2, 2014 • 0
Children as young as six years of age are willing to sacrifice Skittles to create a more just society.
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Skelly seeks Peabody growth

August 29, 2014 • 0
As a child, David Skelly fell in love with the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History after beholding the skeleton of a massive turtle displayed in its Great Hall.
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New alcohol policy emphasizes student safety

August 28, 2014 • 0
An increased emphasis on student health is the focus of a new Yale College policy on alcohol-related incidents rolled out this semester.
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Computer Science courses to feature app-building

August 27, 2014 • 0
Students in this year’s new introductory computer science courses will be getting down to business in more ways than one.
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UP CLOSE | Researchers navigate funding tempest

April 23, 2014 • 0
A national crisis in biomedical research funding has left Yale scientists searching for ways to stay afloat.
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Twitter used to predict future

April 22, 2014 • 0
Researchers have for the first time used social networks to predict what hashtags will trend more than a week in advance.
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Obesity “disease” discourages prevention, Katz argues

April 22, 2014 • 0
David L. Katz SPH ’93 is founding director of the Yale Prevention Research Center at the Yale University School of Medicine and editor-in-chief of the journal Childhood Obesity.
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Support for weight discrimination laws increases

April 22, 2014 • 0
Public support for legislation protecting Americans against weight discrimination has steadily increased over the past three years.
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Smoking among mentally ill examined

April 22, 2014 • 0
Yale researchers are looking to address the issue of smoking addiction by focusing on one important population — the mentally ill.
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Panel questions Peabody ownership

April 21, 2014 • 0
A campus debate about two carvings at the Peabody has sparked a broader discussion about the duty of museums to return culturally important objects.