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2020
June
15,
2020
| 09:10 PM America/New_York
An Ohio State University undergraduate and U.S. Marine Corps veteran has been named a 2020 Tillman Military Scholar. Tom Wike is a senior working toward an undergraduate degree in social work with plans to earn a master’s degree. He is one of 60 scho...
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May
13,
2020
| 07:22 PM America/New_York
Job skills training for low-income youth does more than just help them get better jobs – it makes them significantly less likely than others to use some illicit drugs, even 16 years later. ...
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April
08,
2020
| 07:29 PM America/New_York
Medical marijuana users who say they have high levels of pain are more likely than those with low pain to say they use cannabis three or more times a day, a new study finds. ...
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February
24,
2020
| 04:48 PM America/New_York
A new study shows that physical abuse of children in high-risk homes, especially when they’re toddlers or teens, dramatically increases the odds that their adolescent experimentation with cigarettes will lead to a heavy smoking habit. ...
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2019
September
06,
2019
| 05:04 PM America/New_York
Suicide is becoming more common in America, an increase most pronounced in rural areas, new research has found. ...
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July
17,
2019
| 11:45 AM America/New_York
Sorry, marijuana moms and dads: Using pot may not make you a more relaxed parent, at least when it comes to how you discipline your children. ...
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May
09,
2019
| 07:39 PM America/New_York
Transportation is changing. Cars can run on electricity, and tell us whether we are too distracted while we drive. Buses offer free wi-fi. Ride-sharing is ubiquitous. Bike-commuting is in vogue. Decades from now, the way people move through their ...
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2018
April
24,
2018
| 01:42 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A program designed to help coaches learn to identify and report suspected child abuse and neglect among their players has measurable impact 10 months later, a new study shows. Researchers found that up to two-thirds of coaches who...
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April
16,
2018
| 01:35 PM America/New_York
From wellness and well-being to addiction and recovery to solutions and a commitment to do better, the  2018 Buckeye Summit focused on supporting and building a healthier world. More than 400 alumni, faculty, staff, students and supporters filled ...
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February
12,
2018
| 07:13 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A study of four medical marijuana outlets in California suggests that many of their customers don’t fit the profile expected for businesses focused on sick patients.Researchers found that some of the dispensaries attracted many custo...
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January
24,
2018
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The struggle to get enough nutritious food could be far worse than previously understood, according to a new study examining the intersection between hunger and the types of foods found at nearby stores.Researchers from The Ohio Stat...
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2017
November
13,
2017
| 10:27 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Last fall, 66-year-old Mark Bainbridge found himself taking a graduate-level course in military history, the only student in the class who was not working on a Ph.D., and assigned to read a new book each week.You might think that Bai...
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April
27,
2017
| 12:29 PM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Legal marijuana shops are linked to higher levels of property crime in nearby areas, according to a nearly three-year study in Denver.Researchers found that crime isn’t higher in the area immediately surrounding marijuana outlets. Bu...
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2016
December
01,
2016
| 09:12 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The evolution of how prisoners in substance-abuse programs communicate is a good indicator of whether they’ll return to crime, new research has found.The relationships between prisoners enrolled in “therapeutic communities,” groups t...
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2014
November
24,
2014
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
COLUMBUS, Ohio – When researchers wanted to verify alcohol-use survey results at a senior housing center, they came up with a novel way to measure residents’ drinking: Count the empty bottles in recycling bins.Scientists compared the recycling bin re...
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