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2014-04-02 16:27:23

MOSCOW, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gazprom, the official sponsor of the UEFA Champions League, has doubled the number of countries participating in the FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP international children's social project for 2014. This year, players from youth football teams aged 12 to 14 will participate in the project, representing 16 countries: Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia,...

2014-03-05 23:00:10

This informative spring luncheon features lively discussions on important topics in women’s health and provide an opportunity for the audience to engage in a lively “give & take” with the speakers. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 Relationships, Friendships and Intimacy: The Mind/Body Connection will be the focus of the 16th annual Healthy Give & Take Luncheon, sponsored by The Auxiliary of Lenox Hill Hospital. The event will take place on Thursday, April 17, 2014 from...

2014-02-11 23:23:56

Mr. Rooter Uses The Big Bang Theory's Algorithm for Making Friends to Explain How to Make Friends Waco, TX (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 For some, making friends can be a challenge. According to an episode of The Big Bang Theory, a popular CBS television show, there is a specific algorithm to making friends. In the episode, the character of Dr. Sheldon Cooper attempts to befriend a co-worker using his algorithm, known as the 'Friendship Algorithm.' Mr. Rooter® is...

2014-01-09 23:00:10

The Washington Post published “Full list of winners from the 40th annual People’s Choice Awards” on January 9, 2014 that included the winners of the category ‘favorite TV bromance’. In response, NetworkDeals.net announces the top 5 TV bromances of all time. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 09, 2014 On January 9, 2014, The Washington Post published “Full list of winners from the 40th annual People’s Choice Awards” that included the winners of the ‘favorite TV bromance’...

People Keep Same Number Of Friends
2014-01-07 10:34:57

[ Watch the Video: People Unconsciously Limit Their Social Circles ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People unconsciously limit their social circles, giving preference to family and close friends while limiting the number of others they interact with regularly, according to new research appearing in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences online early edition (PNAS). According to the study’s authors, people essentially maintain a “one-in,...

Teens Tends To Choose Their Friends Based On Courses, Not Status
2013-11-17 04:26:42

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Who knew teenagers were complex enough creatures to choose friends based on something more than a single school social strata? A Michigan State University (MSU) led study deflates the myth, perpetuated by Hollywood, that teenage birds of a feather only flock together in tightly regulated cliques. The research, funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health, points to the fact that strong high school...

2013-09-24 11:10:29

Friendships matter throughout life, and in early adolescence they provide validation and emotional support. Now a new study has found that friendships across ethnic groups in urban middle schools help protect youths from feeling vulnerable, making them feel less lonely and at the same time safer. As the population of children in the United States grows increasingly diverse, this study has implications for how educators oversee student interactions. The study, by researchers at the...

Facebook Selfies Hurt Relationships
2013-08-12 11:38:50

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Birmingham, University West of England and the University of Edinburgh have found that people who post too many pictures of themselves on Facebook - known as 'selfies' in the online community - risk harming their relationships with their friends. Researchers reported that those who share too many pictures could risk harming their more casual Facebook relationships, while relationships with close...

2013-07-09 23:26:53

Friendship Village of Schaumburg, a Continuing Care Retirement Community near Chicago with strong community ties, and The Schaumburg Boomers, a professional minor league baseball team, are enjoying the perks of a mutually beneficial relationship. Players from The Boomers are staying at Friendship Village during their season and are enjoying the fanfare, while residents enjoy rooting for their home team and building a wonderful community relationship. (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 It’s a home...

2013-02-20 15:35:17

A new psychology study suggests the glue that cements these unique relationships is honest, unbiased relationship advice Why do straight women and gay men form close relationships with one another? A new psychology study from The University of Texas at Austin suggests the glue that cements these unique relationships is honest, unbiased relationship advice. The study, published online in the February issue of Evolutionary Psychology, is the first to provide empirical evidence that the...