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It's rarely easy to get a child out of bed, dressed, fed and off to school, especially when it's still dark outside.
Academic bunfight ahoy! A new paper from Nick Brown - famed debunker of the "Positivity Ratio" - and his colleagues, takes aim at another piece of research on feel-good emotions.
Sixth-graders who turned off the TV and stepped away from other screens for a few days were much better at reading other people's emotions than those engaged with media during that same time, according to a new study published in Computers in Human Behavior .
Parents naturally comfort their children when they are scared, but new research shows that some reactions may actually reinforce their children's feelings of anxiety .
Jenny Morgan's big, bold and nude portraits on display If you're walking on Main Street next week, try to sneak a peek into the Fountain Gallery.
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Forget sun beds, sunbathing and fake tanning lotions. The secret to a sexy, healthy glow lies in eating your five-a-day, reveals new breakthrough research from Taylor & Francis.
Solutions to dealing with depression Local professionals offer tips and discuss treatments for people suffering with depression.
Many, if not most, practitioners refer to themselves as " strengths-based ." However, the word strengths has become a generic term that does not have universal meaning.
The effectiveness of a fibre-based dietary ingredient that makes people feel less hungry and consume less food has been demonstrated by a team of scientists.
'Embarrassment' is often used interchangeably with 'shame'. Although the dividing lines are not fully standardized, and there may be some overlap, embarrassment and shame are different concepts.
Serial rapists usually start "slowly", in one or two incidents, and if they escape detection and gain confidence they rape repeatedly and often brazenly.
A high-profile 2013 study that concluded that different kinds of happiness are associated with dramatically different patterns of gene activity is fatally flawed, according to an analysis published on Monday which tore into its target with language rarely seen in science journals.
For members of minority groups, maintaining a healthy weight can be especially difficult, says an experimental social psychologist who reports that it is common for minorities in the United States to endure negative stereotypes and pervasive messages that suggest those groups are inferior, and that these attitudes can prevent people from doing what ... (more)
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