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NEW YORK, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A new free social network, http://www.not4dating.com, launched today to help people make new friends, meet new people, and find activity partners.
In the mid-90s, the Internet seemed like a dark place. Indeed, scientific studies from that time were documenting some real risks for teenagers, including fewer close friendships and more tenuous connections with family.
Women have traditionally been viewed as being more social and cooperative than men. However, there is recent evidence that this may not be the case.
NORA, Sweden, December 22 /PRNewswire/ -- An international book project initiated by Norwegian charity, Echo 2012 aiming at portraying children's views on friendship has been launched under the auspices of Swedish publishing group, Bombadil Publishing. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081222/332507 ) Children from 27 countries are joining together in a unique project to write and illustrate to the theme of "What does a friend do?" The book, which will be translated into...
By Jessica Yadegaran As a relationship writer, I have to hear it all the time. Men don't bond with each other the same way women do. They don't like talking about their feelings.
People tend to be more sympathetic to people suffering from the same misfortune as a friend, U.S. researchers said. However, friendship with a victim does not make people generally more sympathetic, said study authors Deborah A. Small and Uri Simonsohn, both of the University of Pennsylvania.
A University of Michigan study finds you really can work things out with your college dorm roommates if you try.
By SALISBURY, Robyn Maintaining a relationship is about give and take.
By Jones, L Gregory WITH ONE CHILD in college and two teenagers at home, I learned vicariously about "being friended" and "facebooking." My kids didn't want me to join Facebook, but relented when I told them that our seminary students were forming groups on Facebook and inviting me to participate.
By Amanda Beck WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans are more socially isolated than they were 20 years ago, separated by work, commuting and the single life, researchers reported on Friday. Nearly a quarter of people surveyed said they had "zero" close friends with whom to discuss personal matters.
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