Latest Self control Stories

2012-03-09 00:42:29

Feeling angry and annoyed with others is a daily part of life, but most people don’t act on these impulses.

2012-03-08 00:51:33

A new study suggests that age-associated improvements in the ability to consider the preferences of others are linked with maturation of a brain region involved in self control.

2012-01-30 09:03:47

Trying to resist that late-night tweet or checking your work email again?

2012-01-24 20:51:47

Thinking about religion gives people more self-control on later, unrelated tasks; according to results from a series of recent Queen's University study.

2011-07-18 16:02:34

Children who regularly participated in a Simon Says-type game designed to improve self-regulation – called the Head-Toes-Knees-Shoulders task – may have better math and early literacy scores.

2011-01-26 08:27:44

Children who scored lower on self-control assessments when they were as young as 3 years of age were more likely to have health problems, substance dependence, financial troubles, and a criminal record by the time they were 32, according to a new study.

2011-01-24 18:27:47

A long-term study has found that children who scored lower on measures of self-control as young as age 3 were more likely to have health problems, substance dependence, financial troubles and a criminal record by the time they reached age 32.

2010-11-30 21:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Good things come to those who wait.

2010-11-16 22:01:10

The period known as adolescence is a significant time of change for the individual experiencing it.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.