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# amish - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Some Amish people live 10 years longer than their neighbours. Scientists say it's because of a gene mutation

Amish people with this gene mutation were also significantly less likely to get diabetes.

# amish - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Kids on Amish farms are less likely to get asthma - a new study explains why

Researchers have pinpointed the reason for the low-rates of asthma in children living on Amish farms.

# amish - Friday 21 September, 2012

Amish sect found guilty of cutting off beards

The breakaway Amish group carried out the attacks against rivals in the community.

# amish - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Seven charged with hate crimes over Amish beard cutting attacks

The spate of attacks terrorised members of the Amish community across three US states, according to Ohio police today.

# amish - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Amish community seek police help after hair-cutting attacks

Amish bishops decided to seek help from outside after a spate of attacks against several followers by a breakaway group.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning….

# amish - Friday 7 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: All the latest from the presidential election campaign trail; the perfect video to get you in the mood for tomorrow’s big game in New Zealand, and what happened when Clooney met Berlusconi?

From The Daily Edge Amish gang wanted over midnight 'haircutting' assaults Amish Paradise

Amish gang wanted over midnight 'haircutting' assaults

Opposing gangs in the Amish community have been breaking into each other’s houses and cutting their hair and beards.

# amish - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Ten things you may not know about Ash Wednesday

Christians across the country will be observing the holy day – but how much do you know about it?