Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

4150 of 2480

Article ID: 697765

Paying Parents to Read to Their Children Boosts Literacy Skills

Ohio State University

Researchers have found a surprising way to help boost the skills of children with language impairment: Pay their parents to read to them.

Released:
23-Jul-2018 11:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

FreemanNatureHB2018.jpg
  • Embargo expired:
    23-Jul-2018 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 697654

How We See Others’ Emotions Depends on Our Pre-Conceived Beliefs

New York University

How we see emotions on another person’s face depends on our pre-conceived views of how we understand these emotions. The study makes new insights into how we recognize facial expressions of emotion, which is critical for successful interactions in business, diplomacy, and everyday social exchange.

Released:
19-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Embargo expired:
    23-Jul-2018 10:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 697629

The Type and Number of Drinker-related Harms Differ by Proximity and Gender

Research Society on Alcoholism

While many people consider drinking to be a pleasurable activity at home or in social venues with friends, it can result in harm to the user and to others who are affected by the user’s drinking. These harms can include inter-personal violence, fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs), emotional neglect, and social embarrassment, which can adversely affect close relationships, such as with family, and extended relationships, such as with friends, co-workers, and more distant relatives. This study analyzed the impact of having close- and extended-proximity relationships with a harmful drinker among men and women in 10 countries.

Released:
18-Jul-2018 5:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

CancerReleaseNR.jpg

Article ID: 697761

Antipsychotics Prove Effective in Killing Drug-Resistant Cancer Cells

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Two current drugs used to treat psychosis and depression showed anti-cancer activity in mice by blocking the movement of cholesterol within drug-resistant cancer cells, according to Penn State Cancer Institute researchers.

Released:
23-Jul-2018 9:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Article ID: 697746

Mum’s Sleep Matters: The Effect of Sleep on an Unborn Baby

University of South Australia

How much sleep mothers get when they are pregnant can impact on the health of their growing baby, according to a new scoping study conducted by the University of South Australia.

Released:
23-Jul-2018 12:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Article ID: 666325

Is Overtourism a Problem, Endangered Species Act in Danger, Trump-Putin Summit Experts, and More in the U.S. Politics News Source

Newswise

Go here for the latest political experts, features and research in U.S. Politics

Released:
20-Jul-2018 3:20 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab Add to Favorites
Comment

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 697712

Is Collaborative Care the Answer to the Mental Health Epidemic?

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Mental health has recently been in the news for all the wrong reasons: unexpected celebrity suicides, an increase in depression diagnoses, the CDC’s report that the suicide rate has increased by 30 percent since 1999, etc. Penn Medicine’s Collaborative Care Behavioral Health initiative aims to catch untreated mental health issues through a preexisting relationship: the primary care physician.

Released:
20-Jul-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
  • Embargo expired:
    20-Jul-2018 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 697584

Greening Vacant Lots Reduces Feelings of Depression in City Dwellers

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Greening vacant urban land significantly reduces feelings of depression and improves overall mental health for the surrounding residents, researchers show in a new randomized, controlled study. The findings have implications for cities across the United States, where 15 percent of land is deemed “vacant” and often blighted or filled with trash and overgrown vegetation.

Released:
18-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment
JamesBlasingame.jpeg

Article ID: 697694

Can Books Safely Forearm and Forewarn Students on Violence? ASU English Professor Weighs in

Arizona State University (ASU)

Released:
19-Jul-2018 8:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences

20170301_Ferrari_jsc_073.jpg

Article ID: 697683

Research: The More ‘Stuff’ You Have, the More Likely You Are to Be a Procrastinator

DePaul University

An overabundance of “stuff” can have a detrimental effect on a person’s mental health and disrupt their sense of home, says procrastination researcher Joseph Ferrari, a professor of psychology at DePaul University.

Released:
19-Jul-2018 4:30 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Add to Favorites
Comment

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Showing results

4150 of 2480





Chat now!