Same-Sex Marriage Legalization Linked to Teen Suicide Drop February 21, 2017 . No Comments
Adolescent suicide attempts declined after same-sex marriage was legalized. The biggest drop occurred among teens who are lesbian, gay, or bisexual, according to a study published in the ... Read More
Children May Have Better Relationships with Pets Than Siblings February 21, 2017 . No Comments
Children’s relationships with their pets are a significant source of emotional support, according to a study published in the Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. Researchers ... Read More
Doctors May Ignore Body Dysmorphia in Cosmetic Surgery Seekers February 20, 2017 . No Comments
According to findings from a study published in the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, providers of cosmetic procedures may not detect body dysmorphia in their patients. The study’s ... Read More
How a Long Work Week Affects Mental Health, and Other News February 17, 2017 . 2 Comments
People who work more than 39 hours per week may be more likely to experience mental health difficulties, according to a study published in the journal Social Science & Medicine. The ... Read More
New Guidelines for Back Pain: Seek Alternative Therapies Before Drugs February 16, 2017 . 1 Comment
New guidelines from the American College of Physicians urge medical professionals to avoid medication as a primary treatment for low back pain. Instead, the guidelines point to alternative ... Read More
Bullying Might Be Most Severe, Frequent in Elementary School February 16, 2017 . 2 Comments
Bullying is common among children of all ages, but might be the most frequent and severe in elementary school, according to a study published in the Journal of Educational Psychology. The ... Read More
Physically Active Children May Experience Less Depression February 15, 2017 . 2 Comments
Children who are physically active may be less likely to experience depression, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics. The study is the first to measure the link between ... Read More
Air Pollution May Be Factor in Dementia in Older Women February 14, 2017 . 1 Comment
Air pollution from power plants and cars can significantly increase older women’s vulnerability to dementia, according to a study published in the journal Translational Psychiatry. The ... Read More
Young Girls Often Believe Stereotypes About Women’s Intelligence February 13, 2017 . 1 Comment
Girls as young as 6 years old are likely to believe stereotypes about women’s intelligence. These stereotypes, according to a study published in the journal Science, harm girls by undermining ... Read More
How to Help a Partner with Depression, and Other News February 10, 2017 . 3 Comments
Living with a partner who is experiencing depression can be challenging, particularly because depression may cause people to withdraw from their relationships or lose interest in sex. Attempts ... Read More
Research Suggests Lasting Mental Health May Not Be the Norm February 9, 2017 . 1 Comment
A majority of people develop a mental health issue or experience temporarily poor mental health at some point in life, according to a study published in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology. This ... Read More
Belief in Fixed Intelligence Can Undermine Kids’ Performance February 8, 2017 . 2 Comments
Children who believe intelligence can change with effort may bounce back more quickly from mistakes, according to a study published in the journal Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. ... Read More
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