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Social media use increases depression and loneliness, study finds

The link between the two has been talked about for years, but a causal connection had never been proven. For the first time, University of Pennsylvania research based on experimental data connects Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram use to decreased well-being. Psychologist Melissa G. Hunt published her findings in the December Journal of Social and Clinical… Read More »

Study of Cellphone Risks Finds ‘Some Evidence’ of Link to Cancer, at Least in Male Rats

For decades, health experts have struggled to determine whether or not cellphones can cause cancer. On Thursday, a federal agency released the final results of what experts call the world’s largest and most costly experiment to look into the question. The study originated in the Clinton administration, cost $ 30 million and involved some 3,000… Read More »

Dr. Reddy’s says FDA finds more issues at oncology drug plant

The FDA continues to find issues with Dr. Reddy’s oncology formulation facility in Duvvada, India, one of three facilities cited in a scathing warning letter. The Indian drugmaker said an inspection in September resulted in eight observations. The acknowledgment (PDF) came in a press release to the Bombay Stock Exchange Tuesday, but it gave no… Read More »