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Soylent CEO Rob Rhinehart. (Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Company Launches Ready-To-Drink ‘Complete Meal’ In A Bottle

A company is launching a ready-to-drink liquid that it says offers the nutrition of a complete meal.

08/04/2015

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‘Porn’ And ‘Lonely’ Among Top Late Night Google Searches In US

Google data analysis suggests that “porn” and “suicide” searches dominate late night online inquiries, while searches for free video games and other anonymous searches flow throughout the day.

07/07/2015

A woman breastfeeds her child. (File photo. HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Women Who Breastfeed Less Likely To Have Breast Cancer Return

OAKLAND, Calif. (CBS Sacramento) — Women who breastfeed their children and later develop breast cancer are less likely to have the cancer come back or die from it than women who do not breastfeed, new research […]

04/29/2015

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Sacramento State Biomedical Team’s Breakthrough Could Change The Way You Heal

The device is called an autologous thrombin device, and it uses the patients’ own plasma to create a seal so wounds are less likely to get infected.

09/23/2014

Researchers say the highly symbolic language of Twitter may create the perfect environment for those with a predisposition for psychotic behavior. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Twitter Has Potential To ‘Induce Psychotic Symptoms’

LONDON (CBS Sacramento) – A new study finds that the downside to global social networks is the potential to ‟aggravate or even induce psychotic symptoms” in psychologically vulnerable patients. Five doctors examined the real-life case of a […]

08/11/2014