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Article ID: 577103

Children of Divorce Lag Behind Peers in Math and Social Skills

American Sociological Association (ASA)

Children whose parents get divorced generally don’t experience detrimental setbacks in the pre-divorce period, but often fall behind their peers—and don’t catch up—when it comes to math and interpersonal social skills after their parents begin the divorce process, according to a new study.

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24-May-2011 9:35 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 577314

Frequent School Nurse Visits May be Telltale Sign of Bullying

University of Kansas

Eric Vernberg found that it is not only victims of bullying who make more visits to the school nurse — it is the aggressors as well.

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1-Jun-2011 11:20 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 577248

Brain Circuitry Changes Growing Up Influence Moral Development

University of Chicago

People’s moral responses to similar situations change as they age, according to a new study at that combined brain scanning, eye-tracking and behavioral measures to understand how the brain responds to morally laden scenarios.

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27-May-2011 2:30 PM EDT
Newswise: Violence Doesn't Add to Children's Enjoyment of TV Shows, Movies

Article ID: 577069

Violence Doesn't Add to Children's Enjoyment of TV Shows, Movies

Indiana University

Despite growing concern about the effects of media violence on children, violent television shows and movies continue to be produced and marketed to them. An Indiana University research study concludes that violence doesn't add anything to their enjoyment of such programs and their characters.

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24-May-2011 8:00 AM EDT

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Article ID: 577050

Whites Believe They Are Victims of Racism More Often Than Blacks

Tufts University

Whites believe they are the primary victims of racial bias in America. Whites and blacks agree that anti-black racism has decreased. But whites now believe "reverse racism" has increased and is a bigger problem than anti-black bias.

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23-May-2011 11:00 AM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 577055

More Americans Praying About Health

American Psychological Association (APA)

News release study concludes that Americans have increased prayer about their health.

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23-May-2011 10:50 AM EDT

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Article ID: 576887

That Anxiety May be in Your Gut, Not in Your Head

McMaster University

Working with healthy adult mice, McMaster researchers showed that disrupting the normal bacterial content of the gut with antibiotics produced changes in behaviour.

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17-May-2011 10:45 AM EDT

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Article ID: 576766

Pro-Eating Disorder Website Viewings Encourage Dangerous Calorie Drop in College Women

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

An Indiana University of Pennsylvania psychology professor has found that only 90 minutes of exposure to pro-eating disorder websites can have significant affects on caloric intake of college-aged women with normal eating behaviors.

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12-May-2011 2:15 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 576623

Getting Along with Co-Workers May Prolong Life

American Psychological Association (APA)

News release research finds that one may live longer if he or she gets along with co-workers.

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10-May-2011 12:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Article ID: 576625

Tornado Survivors Wrestle with the Guilt of Being Left Behind, Left Alive

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Tornado victims experiencing "survivor guilt," University of Alabama at Birmingham experts say. They offer tips to healing.

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10-May-2011 12:00 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


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