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Study on Negative Perception of Support Groups Garners Research Paper Award

UCLA School of Nursing

A study on the negative perception of support groups among older breast cancer survivors was selected as a 2019 Best Original Research Paper in the journal Cancer Nursing.

Channels: Aging, All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Cancer, Education, In the Workplace, Psychology and Psychiatry, Women's Health,

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13-Dec-2019 4:05 PM EST

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Newswise: Baylor Study: What Does It Take to Be an ‘Ideal Daughter?’

Baylor Study: What Does It Take to Be an ‘Ideal Daughter?’

Baylor University

The roles of daughters in the family structure and in society are difficult to define and they’re rarely understood – even by daughters themselves – said Allison Alford, Ph.D., clinical assistant professor of business communication in Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Family and Parenting, In the Home,

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13-Dec-2019 1:25 PM EST
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Newswise: Research reveals how muscles talk to the brain to regulate feeding behavior

Research reveals how muscles talk to the brain to regulate feeding behavior

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

A study from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital sheds light on the mechanisms governing feeding behavior in fruit flies and how skeletal muscle communicates energy needs to the brain.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Neuro,

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12-Dec-2019 3:50 PM EST
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Can artificial intelligence help prevent suicides?

University of Southern California (USC)

According to the CDC, the suicide rate for individuals 10-24 years old has increased 56% between 2007 and 2017. In comparison to the general population, more than half of people experiencing homelessness have had thoughts of suicide or have attempted suicide, the National Health Care for the Homeless Council reported.

Channels: All Journal News, Artificial Intelligence, Behavioral Science, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, Public Health,

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12-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST
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It's time to explain country in indigenous terms

Flinders University

It's time to write about Indigenous Australian place relationships in a new way - in a language that speaks in Indigenous terms first, to convey a rich meaning of Country and best identify its deep ecological and social relevance to Aboriginal people.

Channels: All Journal News, Archaeology and Anthropology, Behavioral Science, History,

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12-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST
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Could some people with schizophrenia in poorer nations simply have a vitamin deficiency?

University of Toronto

Four unsolved mysteries around schizophrenia have long plagued the medical community, but a new hypothesis identifying a common link between them and an almost forgotten epidemic of a disease called pellagra could have profound implications for our understanding of psychosis in poorer nations.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Nutrition, Psychology and Psychiatry, Mental Health,

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12-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST
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Daylight saving time does not misalign human cycles

University of Seville

Professor José María Martín-Olalla, from the University of Seville, has published a new report where the impact of seasonal clock-changing in daily life is analyzed from time use surveys in United States, Spain, Italy,

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Space and Astronomy,

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12-Dec-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Students Do Better in School When They Can Understand, Manage Emotions

American Psychological Association (APA)

Students who are better able to understand and manage their emotions effectively, a skill known as emotional intelligence, do better at school than their less skilled peers, as measured by grades and standardized test scores, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Children's Health, Cognition and Learning, Education, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry,

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10-Dec-2019 1:10 PM EST
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Newswise: Why do people make New Year's resolutions? Folklore expert Simon Bronner can explain that & other New Year’s traditions

Why do people make New Year's resolutions? Folklore expert Simon Bronner can explain that & other New Year’s traditions

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The social psychology behind New Year's resolutions, and rituals and traditions associated to celebrating the arrival of a new year.

Channels: Behavioral Science,

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12-Dec-2019 8:05 AM EST
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Newswise: How humans learnt to dance; from the Chimpanzee Conga

How humans learnt to dance; from the Chimpanzee Conga

University of Warwick

Psychologist observing two chimpanzees in a zoo have discovered that they performed a behaviour hitherto never seen, they coordinated together in a rhythmic social ritual.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Psychology and Psychiatry, Wildlife, Scientific Reports,

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12-Dec-2019 6:05 AM EST
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