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Poorer school results for kids with phones

Poorer school results for kids with phones

Children who own a mobile phone by the age of nine perform less well in school tests by the age of 13, new Irish research has found. According to researchers from the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), children are ‘increasingly getting access to mobile phones, and mobile phone ownership is now occurring at a time...

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Too little sleep linked to arteries risk

Too little sleep linked to arteries risk

People who sleep for less than six hours a night may have an increased risk of developing hardening of the arteries compared to those who sleep for seven or eight hours per night, the results of a new study indicate. Previous research has found that a lack of sleep can raise the risk of cardiovascular disease by increasing risk fac...

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