Archive for February, 2013

Gay Men, Straight Women Bond With Honest Relationship Talk

February 21st, 2013
Gay Men, Straight Women Bond With Honest Relationship TalkA new study explores close relationships between straight women and gay men and finds that the glue ...

Behavioral Counseling Helps Employees Drop Pounds

February 21st, 2013
Behavioral Counseling Helps Employees Drop PoundsA new pilot study demonstrates that worksite programs that couple dietary advice and behavioral counseling can help employees lose weight. Researchers at Tufts University discovered that ...

Bullied Children May Have More Psychiatric Issues as Adults

February 21st, 2013
Bullied Children May Have More Psychiatric Issues as Adults   A new study discovers bullied children grow into adults who are at increased ...

Sharing Experiences, Sports Influence Father/Daughter Bonding

February 20th, 2013
Sharing Experiences, Sports Influence Father/Daughter Bonding  A new research effort finds that father/daughter bonding surprisingly occurs in many of the same ways that father/son or other more masculine relationships arise. Baylor University ...

‘Quality of Life’ Therapy Helpful During Radiation Treatment

February 20th, 2013
Quality of Life Therapy Helpful During Radiation TreatmentNew research from the Mayo Clinic suggests therapy to ease stress, fatigue and other quality of life ...

Powerful People May Take Excessive Risks

February 20th, 2013
Powerful People May Take Excessive Risks Emerging research suggests people who feel powerful are more likely to dispel immediate rewards and wait for potential larger rewards on down the ...

Response to Stress Can Fuel Childhood Obesity

February 19th, 2013
Response to Stress Can Fuel Childhood Obesity Emerging research from Penn State and Johns Hopkins universities suggests an overreaction to stress can increase a child’s risk of ...

Psychocardiology: New Medical Specialty Proposed for Depression, Heart Disease

February 19th, 2013
Psychocardiology: New Medical Specialty Proposed for Depression, Heart Disease Physicians are learning that depressed individuals are at risk for cardiovascular disease, and that heart disease patients are at ...

Happiness, Satisfaction with Life Generally Increase with Age

February 19th, 2013
Happiness, Satisfaction with Life Generally Increase with Age A new study looks at how feelings of well-being change as with age, finding that overall happiness and satisfaction ...

Can Too Much TV in Childhood Cause Adult Antisocial Behavior?

February 19th, 2013
Can Too Much TV in Childhood Cause Adult Antisocial Behavior?Emerging research suggests that children and adolescents who watch a lot of television are more likely ...