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College women’s binge drinking tied to sexual assault


December 8th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 8 (IANS) Young women who avoid alcohol in high school may go on binge drinking during their college years, exposing themselves to higher risks of sexual assault."This suggests ... Read more...

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Women engaging in ‘fat talk’ face increased discontent with their bodies


March 30th, 2011 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study has suggested that college women who engage in 'fat talk' (speaking negatively about the size and shape of their bodies) face greater dissatisfaction with their ... Read more...

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Bareilly College women teachers protest dress code


October 13th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 13 (IANS) Teachers of a prestigious Bareilly College, one of the oldest in the country, in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly district are up in arms against the college authorities for suggesting ... Read more...

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Wrinkles, not skin cancer risk, scare indoor tanners


May 18th, 2010 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Young women were more likely to stay away from indoor tanning if they were warned that the practice could increase their risk of getting leathery, wrinkled skin, than ... Read more...

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High-pitched women most attracted to men with deep voices


May 8th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Women with high-pitched voices are most attracted to deep-voiced, manly men, according to a new study."People obviously prefer to marry and date people they consider attractive, but also ... Read more...

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Sororities not good for body image


March 3rd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Women seeking to join sororities are more likely to have a negative body image than non-sorority women, according to a new study.The finding, which is a part of ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton says won’t be emigrating from US if Palin becomes president


February 17th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Riyadh, Feb.17 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday laughed off the idea of leaving the country if former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin won the presidency.At a town hall meeting ... Read more...

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Choice of college subjects means women earn less than men


August 10th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 10 (IANS) Higher education may have helped women catch up somewhat with men in terms of earnings, but according to new research there is one factor which is instrumental in ... Read more...

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Sexual activity, drinking ‘ups college-women’s urinary tract infections risk’


April 27th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): College-aged women, who indulge in increased sexual activity and alcohol consumption, are more likely to develop urinary tract infections (UTIs), according to a new study.The researchers advised that ... Read more...

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Positive body image can help young women shed weight


April 25th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) a bit of dialogue and support can be more effective than exercise in helping women not only keep off the weight, but also stay smoke-free, a new study ... Read more...

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College women drink excessively to hook men


March 10th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) College women may be downing a peg too many in order to hook their male counterparts but without much success, according to a new study. A survey of ... Read more...

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Women prefer prestige to dominance when looking for partners


December 18th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Women prefer mates whore recognized by their peers for their skills, abilities, and achievements and not those who use coercive tactics to subordinate their rivals, finds a ... Read more...

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Inexperienced viewers more likely to indulge in TV-inspired risky sex


September 26th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 26 (ANI): Researches have shown TV programming is highly saturated with sexual content and risky sexual behavior. Now, a new study has shown that people with direct experience with ... Read more...

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Programme reduces onset of obesity and eating disorders


April 30th, 2008 - 4:19 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Healthy Weight, an obesity prevention programme run by Oregon Research Institute, helped 61 percent and 55 percent of young women respectively to keep eating disorders and obesity at ... Read more...

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Why do men hear ‘yes’ when women mean ‘no’


April 28th, 2008 - 8:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Ever wondered why things go wrong during amorous and passionate bedroom trysts? Well, a new study has given the answer, by finding that men frequently misread signals ... Read more...

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Men really are clueless when it comes to reading women!


March 21st, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): Think twice before giving a sparklingly smile to a guy, for your friendly cue could be taken as a sexual come-on by them.According to researchers, guys have ... Read more...

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Drinking and Abuse: A risky transition from high school to college for women


February 10th, 2008 - 3:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A study at the University of Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions has shown that increased drinking in young women at the time of the transition from high school ... Read more...

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Early loss of virginity doesn’t turn school kids into criminals


November 14th, 2007 - 10:30 am ICT by admin
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