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  • Low Blood Sodium Could Be a Risk Factor for Cognitive Decline
    Source: Medical News TodayA new study suggests that low blood sodium levels — known as hyponatremia — may increase the risk of cognitive decline in older men by more than a third. more...

  • Benjamin Lay: The Dwarf Quaker Who Fought Slavery
    Source: BBC News - UK NewsThe remarkable life of Benjamin Lay: Quaker, abolitionist, feminist and vegetarian - and 4ft tall. more...

  • New Study Finds Friends Have Similar Neural Responses
    Source: Psych CentralA new study shows how your brain’s neural responses can predict who your friends are. Researchers from Dartmouth College found that you can predict who people are friends with just by looking at how their brains respond to video clips. more...

  • Stockholm Poised to Ban Sexist and Racist Ads
    Source: BBC News - BusinessSweden's capital is poised to ban sexist and racist outdoor advertising, but not everyone agrees with the move. more...

  • More Teens Are Rejecting "Boy" and "Girl" Labels, Study Finds
    Source: CNN - Top StoriesMore teenagers are identifying themselves with nontraditional gender labels such as transgender or gender-fluid, according to a new study. more...

  • Rohingya Forced Out Through Rape and Starvation, Says Report
    Source: Yahoo News - Top HeadlinesThe Burmese military is still pushing the Rohingya minority out of their homes through forced starvation, the fear of abduction, and the looting of their property, according to new evidence from Amnesty International. more...

  • Gender Persecution the Top Reason Women Seek Asylum in Canada
    Source: Canadian Broadcasting Company - Canadian NewsA Canadian Broadcasting Corporation News investigation reveals more than 15 percent of female asylum seekers who arrived in this country in the past five years said they did so to escape persecution for being a woman. It's the most common reason women seek refuge in Canada, ahead of religious, ethnic or political persecution. more...

  • Childhood IQ May Predict Onset of Psychotic Disorders
    Source: Medical News TodayIndividuals with psychotic disorder display a range of cognitive deficits. A new study set out to understand how early in life these deficits appear. more...

  • Walgreens Adopts Transgender-Inclusive Bathroom Policy
    Source: MSNBC - US NewsThe policy was announced after a customer said a Walgreens employee forbade her from using the women's restroom because she "dressed like a man." more...

  • Pressure Mounts on Poland to Back Away From Holocaust Bill
    Source: Reuters - World NewsPoland is seeing a resurgence of anti-Semitism over pending legislation that would impose jail terms for suggestions that the nation was complicit in the Holocaust, local minority groups warned, as pressure mounts on the president to veto the bill. more...

  • Climate Science Undercuts U.S. EPA Chief's View
    Source: Yahoo News - ScienceThe head of the Environmental Protection Agency is again understating the threat posed by climate change, this time by suggesting that global warming may be a good thing for humanity. more...

  • Autism, Bipolar, and Schizophrenia Share Genetic Similarities
    Source: United Press International - Health NewsBy examining brain tissue, researchers say they've found similarities in certain mental illnesses, including autism and schizophrenia. more...

  • Breaking the Stigma of Painful Sex
    Source: Social Psychology Network NewsOne woman's story of a decade of wrongly diagnosed sexual pain has inspired a play - and with it, the hope that other women with sexual dysfunction can be helped. more...

  • Colombian Students in Miniskirts Protest Against Sexism
    Source: BBC News - Top HeadlinesA Colombian university advised female students not to wear short skirts because it distracted others. more...

  • Brain Implant for Alzheimer's Could Improve Cognitive Function
    Source: Medical News TodayIs deep brain stimulation a way forward in treating Alzheimer's disease? A phase I clinical trial suggests that it can improve cognitive functioning. more...

  • Indonesia Police Force "Manly Makeover" on Trans Beauticians
    Source: Yahoo News - Top HeadlinesIndonesian police forcibly cut the hair of a group of transgender women and made them wear male clothing, authorities said Monday, amid a crackdown on the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender community in the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation. The incident happened after police on Sunday raided several beauty salons in conservative Aceh province and rounded up a dozen transgender employees over claims they had teased a group of boys. Police... more...

  • Using Mindfulness Strategies to Curb Cravings
    Source: Psych CentralA new study from the United Kingdom suggests mindfulness strategies may help prevent or interrupt cravings for food, cigarettes, and alcohol. more...

  • Pope Denounces Holocaust "Indifference" Amid Polish Uproar
    Source: U.S. News and World ReportPope Francis says countries have a responsibility to fight anti-Semitism and the "virus of indifference" that seeks to erase the memory of the Holocaust. more...

  • Aerobic Exercise May Be Key for Alzheimer's Prevention
    Source: Medical News TodayExercise may improve cognition and prevent Alzheimer's disease, but are some forms of exercise better than others? New research investigates. more...

  • Rep. Kennedy Invites Trans Soldier to State of the Union Address
    Source: MSNBC - US NewsKennedy, chairman of the Congressional Transgender Equality Task Force, hopes to send a message to President Trump on his proposed transgender military ban. more...

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