What is the Facebook cost of an eating disorder?

What is the Facebook cost of an eating disorder?

While websites and social media can help create support communities and make these disorders more prominent, in some ways they can be even more difficult to research than individual clinic diagnoses. Research scientist Willem…

Martin Landau, star of ‘Titanic,’ dies at 89

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Martin Landau, star of ‘Titanic,’ dies at 89

Updated 7:05 p.m. ET. Oscar-nominated actor Martin Landau has publicly addressed the days prior to his untimely death in Hollywood, saying, he was concerned about the safety of his fellow cast and crew on…

One dead as gunfight erupts during rally against Pakistan government

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One dead as gunfight erupts during rally against Pakistan government

Pakistan’s largest city witnessed a violent anti-government rally Saturday as demonstrators clashed with police and ambulances were torched. The rally by anti-government Islamists in Lahore, which started late Friday, closed some roads and streets…

US weather: 'Oldest nor'easter' hits east coast

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US weather: ‘Oldest nor’easter’ hits east coast

Image copyright AFP Image caption Thousands of utility workers are still on the job in New York The east coast of the US is being battered by “one of the strongest nor’easters in nearly…

Shinsuke Sato in posthumous Japanese film festival blitz

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Shinsuke Sato in posthumous Japanese film festival blitz

Over two days this weekend, Japanese director Shinichiro Yoshida showed a sneak preview of his latest film, Almost Christmas, in the distinctly eccentrically-named Theatre of Eternal Snow in Sapporo, Hokkaido. The prize for most…

Penguins eliminate the Capitals from the playoffs

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Penguins eliminate the Capitals from the playoffs

This is the kind of victory the Jets thought they had dodged. A third-period power play was their only opportunity and they converted it for a 2-1 overtime win over the Canadiens in a…

Eric Staal scores twice, Hurricanes snap 3-game skid

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Eric Staal scores twice, Hurricanes snap 3-game skid

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Eric Staal and Jakub Voracek each had a goal and two assists to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night. Nic…

Head injury more likely to lead to kissing problems in teenagers

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Head injury more likely to lead to kissing problems in teenagers

Teenagers experiencing unexplained kissing problems are more likely to have suffered a brain injury such as car accidents or sport-related head injuries, according to a new report from the Institute of Psychiatry at King’s…