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Study Suggests Repetition Of Rare Events Could Reduce Screening Mistakes By Security Officers
2013-11-05 09:57:56

The failure to detect infrequent, but obvious security threats at airport screenings and other checkpoints may have less to do with incompetence or poor training than a human tendency to overlook rare events. But a Carnegie Mellon University researcher suggests guards could improve their detection rates the same way adults learn vocabulary words — through repetition.

2013-10-29 23:29:43

ImpactADHD expands online presence with tools, training and resources to better support, coach and advise families with ADHD children. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October

Nurturing Parents Offset Poverty
2013-10-29 16:33:02

According to a new study, children who live in poverty without nurturing parents may end up dealing with long-lasting negative consequences.

2013-10-22 23:34:40

Working with ADHD.com, the only coaching and live workshops dedicated exclusively to business owners with ADHD, announces their 3-day in-person retreat for ADHD entrepreneurs, business owners,

Sunny Climates Associated With Lower Prevalence Of ADHD
2013-10-21 14:09:02

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, is the most common childhood psychiatric disorder, yet also one of the least understood. New research may now shed a little more light on the condition that affects between five and seven percent of the population.

2013-10-15 21:00:36

Some people grow out of their childhood attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and some don't.

2013-10-14 23:02:45

Millions of children and adults who are victim to ADD and ADHD can find some relief in a all-natural patented supplement from NeuroGenesis. League City, Texas


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.