Do Security Cameras Make People Heroic?

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_32ca5b1e45.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Security cameras are popping up everywhere in an effort to reduce crime and with them, growing concerns that personal privacy is being chipped away. However, psychologist Marco van Bommel of VU University in Amsterdam says that these cameras are having an unintended effect, which adds to their crime-fighting capabilities.

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Loud Music Affects Drinking Habits

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_061260290c.jpgPurestock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- Loud music equals faster drinking, British psychologists report. Lorenzo Stafford and Hannah Dodd from the University of Portsmouth says their findings indicate that young women are more prone to consume their beverages faster when the music is at ear-splitting levels.

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Sleepwalking and Other Crazy Things People Do in Their Sleep

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_b99d45bc3c.jpgABC News (NEW YORK) -- Sleepwalking can be embarrassing – especially if you happen to, say, wander onto the subway tracks in Boston and stir up a panic among fellow commuters who have to rescue you. That's what happened to one Boston woman earlier this week in the city's Davis Square station.

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Hotel Concierge Helps Soothe Your Hangover

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_0ac39cdc14.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW ORLEANS) -- Did you overindulge on Bourbon Street while on vacation in New Orleans? It's easy for travelers to get swept up in the revelry of the French Quarter. Now at least one luxury hotel in the Crescent City is prepared to nurse your wounds the next day.

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Doctor Gives New Advice About Head Lice

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-10_38e2252a38.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- The image of head lice is pretty unsettling but a pediatric infectious disease expert says what's almost as bad are the misconceptions people have of these nits. Dr. Andrew Bonwit of Loyola University Health System in Illinois believes that the emotional distress far outweighs the physical harm because most Americans associate head lice with poor hygiene and low income status.

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