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Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study | Health.com

Surveys completed by middle school and high school students between 1998 and 2010 suggest that instances of both verbal and physical bullying dropped by roughly half, with much of the decline seen specifically among boys.

 

 

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Bullying rates drop among american teens | Medical Xpress

American teens are much less likely to engage in bullying than they were a decade ago, new research suggests.

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Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study | US News and World Report

American teens are much less likely to engage in bullying than they were a decade ago, new research suggests. Surveys completed by middle school and high school students between 1998 and 2010 suggest that instances of both verbal and physical bullying dropped by roughly half, with much of the decline seen specifically among boys.

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Study: Bullying rates drop for U.S. teens | Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal

Study: Bullying rates drop for U.S. teens | Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Middle and high school students were shown to bully less often than a decade ago, according to new research.
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Germy gadgets | WJXT (TV-Jacksonville FL)

Germy gadgets | WJXT (TV-Jacksonville FL) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
The gadget you use the most may also be the germiest.  We're talking about your smartphone.  We put products that promise to kill those germs to the test.
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The Disgusting Truth About Your Toothbrush | Huffington Post

The Disgusting Truth About Your Toothbrush | Huffington Post | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Your toothbrush looks innocent enough sitting on your bathroom sink. But before you put it in your mouth, consider this: the average toothbrush can contain 10 million bacteria or more—including E. coli and Staph...

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Holbrook Realty Utah – What Has the Most Germs in Your Home? | Holbrook (AZ) Tribune News

Holbrook Realty Utah – What Has the Most Germs in Your Home? | Holbrook (AZ) Tribune News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences's insight:

Salt and pepper shakers are among the biggest hot spots for germs in your home. In fact, toilets don’t harbor as much bacteria as you might think. You clean and disinfect them regularly, and their hard, dry surfaces aren’t easy places for bacteria to grow.

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Shrimp lovers feel pain of dwindling supply : Business | Arizona Daily Star

Shrimp lovers feel pain of dwindling supply : Business | Arizona Daily Star | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Penny pinchers will be forgiven for skipping the shrimp scampi this season. Prices for shrimp have jumped to a 14-year high in recent months, spurred by a disease that’s ravaging the crustacean’s population.

 
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Germany : SAP and University of Arizona Survey Signals Key Areas for Growth in Retail Marketing (India) | TMCnet.com

Germany : SAP and University of Arizona Survey Signals Key Areas for Growth in Retail Marketing (India) | TMCnet.com | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

SAP AG today announced findings from a retail marketing survey the company conducted with University of Arizona students, underscoring digital and social trends as key factors driving the evolution of retail marketing. The announcement was made at the University of Arizona Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing s Global Retailing Conference, being held April 10-11 in Tucson.


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10 Germ Magnets that Need Spring Cleaning | Yahoo! Shine

Ten items that belong on your spring-cleaning list, including the dishwasher and cell phone, harbor nasty germs.
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WCR resistance confirmed in three more Illinois counties | Ag Professional

With the addition of three more counties, a total of five Illinois counties have now reported confirmed cases of field-evolved resistance to Bt corn (Cry3Bb1 protein) by western corn rootworm, and a University of Illinois entomologist said now is the time to move forward aggressively with integrated pest management (IPM) strategies.
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Awards and Accolades | UA@Work

Awards and Accolades | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Congratulations to these recently honored University organizations and employees.
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8 Things You Thought Were Dirty But Aren't Really | Woman's Day Magazine

“There’s more E. coli in the average sink than in the toilet after you flush it,” says microbiologist Charles Gerba (a.k.a. Dr. Germ), a professor in the University of Arizona’s department of soil, water, and environmental science. The seat is especially clean. 

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Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study | HealthDay

Surveys taken over 10-year period showed roughly half as many kids were instigators
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Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study | Interstate General Media (Philadelphia, PA)

 

American teens are much less likely to engage in bullying than they were a decade ago, new research suggests. Surveys taken over 10-year period showed roughly half as many kids were instigators.

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Fairplex Park, other tracks, struggle with a declining interest in horse racing | San Bernardino County (CA) Sun

Fairplex Park, other tracks, struggle with a declining interest in horse racing | San Bernardino County (CA) Sun | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

The thoroughbred horse racing industry is in a state of decline, but some local tracks are making changes to ensure they’ll be around for years to come. But others, like Fairplex Park in Pomona, may be bowing out completely as it faces falling on-site attendance and wagering.

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Price surge for shrimp costing diners | Journal Gazette | (Fort Wayne, IN)

Penny pinchers will be forgiven for skipping the shrimp scampi this season. Prices for shrimp have jumped to a 14-year high in recent months, spurred by a disease that’s ravaging the crustacean’s population.

 

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Your ten germiest places | KGUN (TV-Channel 9 Tucson)

We're going to gross you out...but maybe keep you healthy. You can't avoid germs and still live a normal life but knowing where they lurk can help keep you out of trouble.
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Researchers study effects of drought on state's Native American tribes | Arizona Daily Wildcat

Researchers study effects of drought on state's Native American tribes | Arizona Daily Wildcat | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
UA researchers are studying the impact that a severe drought in Arizona could have on the state’s Native American communities.

According to a recently published report by the U.S.
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Farm Bureau - A Conversation about Measurable Outcomes for Agriculture & Arizona's Economy: Shane Burgess | Arizona Farm Bureau

Focused on Arizona’s, and the nation’s, veterinary skill shortage, U of A plans to have many innovations that directly address today’s major problems in veterinary education.
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Shrimp Is Big. Now It's Sick. And Really Expensive | Bloomberg

Shrimp Is Big. Now It's Sick. And Really Expensive | Bloomberg | CALS in the News | Scoop.it

Penny pinchers will be forgiven for skipping the shrimp scampi this season. Prices for shrimp have jumped to a 14-year high in recent months, spurred by a disease that’s ravaging the crustacean’s population.

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U of A’s Crimmins to talk desert weather | Eastern Arizona Courier

Dr. Mike Crimmins, of the University of Arizona Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science, will provide an overview of the weather and climate of southeast Arizona on April 17, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Circle D Ranch located at EAC’s Discovery Park.

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How Dads Influence Teens' Happiness | Daily News (New York, NY)

How Dads Influence Teens' Happiness | Daily News (New York, NY) | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Adapted from Do Fathers Matter? What Science Is Telling Us about the Parent We&rsquove Overlooked, by Paul Raeburn, by arrangement with Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC. Copyright © 2014 by Paul Raeburn. All rights reserved. In 2011...
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Strawberry Sunrise in Arizona -- Kubota Labs, U of AZ CEAC | SciTechReports

50 years ago, deep red and delicious strawberries grew abundantly in Arizona's warm and fertile irrigated fields, from the Salt River farms on south to the s...
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New UA Brand to Debut Next Week With New Ads, Website and More | UA@Work

New UA Brand to Debut Next Week With New Ads, Website and More | UA@Work | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
In just a few days, the UA will launch a new brand - complete with fresh advertising, a dynamic University homepage and updated design elements.
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