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Adults learn to fat-shame when they are CHILDREN Often influenced by their parents, children learn to see overweight people in a negative light. This causes them to make decisions based solely on someone's size, Duke University experts found.
Mail Online | Jun 26, 2017 10:35 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Children can have prejudice towards their overweight peers Children as young as nine years old are more likely to be bias towards fat children, which can make these stigmatized children put on even more weight, according to Duke University researchers.
Mail Online | Jun 23, 2017 11:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Venture alliance of Triangle universities selects Durham company for initial investment Triangle Venture Alliance (TVA) a new investment alliance of angel networks at N.C. State University, Duke University, UNC-Chapel Hill and N.C. Central University has selected Durhams 410 Medical for its initial investment. TVA announced Wednesday that it
Triangle Business Journal | Jun 22, 2017 1:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Study debunks claim of greatly improved survival rate for gunshot victims The survival rate of US gunshot victims has not shown a marked improvement, as other recent studies have suggested, according to new research from Duke University and the University of California, Davis. The purported increase in survival rate had been cr
EurekAlert! | Jun 22, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
NBA Draft: What to know about Franklin native Luke Kennard Franklin High standout spent two seasons at Duke University
Springfield News-Sun | Jun 21, 2017 08:04 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Springfield, Ohio
Duke adjunct faculty demand higher pay Some Duke University instructors say they are paid below the poverty level, but university administrators say they are working to improve the situation. | Jun 19, 2017 11:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Durham man charged in shooting that injured 14-year-old boy Durham police have charged a 19-year-old in connection with a shooting that sent a 14-year-old boy to Duke University Hospital with serious injuries. | Jun 19, 2017 3:41 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Duke researchers link job loss to decreased college attendance The loss of manufacturing and textile jobs in North Carolina and around the country leaves youth in those communities uncertain about their future a sentiment that Duke University researchers found is impacting college attendance rates among poor students
Triangle Business Journal | Jun 15, 2017 9:30 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
College attendance drops after widespread job loss When states suffer widespread job loss, the damage extends to the next generation, where college attendance drops among poor students, says new research from Duke University.States marked by shuttered factories and dormant mines thus show a widening gap i
EurekAlert! | Jun 15, 2017 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Uncertainty Could Dampen Spending John Graham of Duke University discusses the results of the second quarter's Duke University/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey. | Jun 14, 2017 10:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend