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Article ID: 634869

Sojourner Center Launches First-of-its-Kind Effort to Study Link Between Domestic Violence and Traumatic Brain Injury

Sojourner Center

Sojourner Center, one of the largest and longest running domestic violence shelters in the United States, announced plans to develop the first world-class program dedicated to the analysis and treatment of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in women and children living with domestic violence, a largely unrecognized public health issue.

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27-May-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634935

Trending Stories Report for 28 May 2015

Newswise Trends

Trending news releases with the most views in a single day. Topics include: income inequality, climate change, genetics, cancer, precision medicine, medical imaging, schizophrenia, research funding, molecular biology and skin cancer.

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28-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634936

Acquiring ‘Perfect’ Pitch May Be Possible for Some Adults

University of Chicago

If you’re a musician, this sounds too good to be true: University of Chicago psychologists have been able to train some adults to develop the prized musical ability of absolute pitch, and the training’s effects last for months.

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28-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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    28-May-2015 10:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 634875

Not Making Enough Money? Check Your Attitude

American Psychological Association (APA)

Holding cynical beliefs about others may have a negative effect on your income according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

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28-May-2015 12:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634904

Primates’ Understanding of Quantities Offers Clues to the Origins of Human Counting

Dick Jones Communications

Monkey see, monkey count—almost. New research from the University of Rochester shows that while monkeys don’t have words or symbols for numbers like we do, they do understand the basic logic behind counting—and that can show us how humans first learned to count.

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28-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634842

Trending Stories Report for 27 May 2015

Newswise Trends

Trending news releases with the most views in a single day. Topics include: genetics, cancer, nanotech, elderly care, marketing research, energy, children's health, and immunology.

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27-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634779

Where There’s A Will … Well, There’s Another Way

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

There’s more than one way to gain a sense of control. The traditional view of a life in control is one in which an individual has taken actions to ensure success in both the near and long terms. “Secondary control,” has been given short shrift in both the scientific literature and the attitudes of Western societies. Secondary control can be described as a mindset in which one accepts and adapts to the fact that much of life can’t be bent to human will.

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26-May-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 634768

You’re Driving Yourself to Burnout, Literally

Universite de Montreal

In terms of your mental health, University of Montreal industrial relations researcher Annie Barreck identifies the best ways to get yourself to work.

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25-May-2015 9:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 634637

Trending Stories Report for 21 May 2015

Newswise Trends

Trending news releases with the most views in a single day. Topics include: gun regulation, psychology and altruism, big data, threats to coral reefs, extra-terrestrial life, personalized diets, metabolic syndrome and heart health, new drug target to treat arthritis, and archeologists find oldest tools.

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21-May-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 634625

FAU Researchers Say 'Personality Does Matter'

Florida Atlantic University

“Why do people behave the way they do? “Why do people feel the way they do? In one of the largest studies to employ experience sampling methods to measure the effects of situations on human behavior in real-time and outside of a lab setting, researchers at Florida Atlantic University have shown that personality predicted behavior across a lot of different situations over time, confirming that personality really does matter.

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21-May-2015 8:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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