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2011-07-14 15:11:30

Self-esteem increases during adolescence, then slows in young adulthood, but contrary to popular belief, there is no significant difference between men's and women's self-esteem during either of those life phases.

2011-05-06 00:28:03

People shop for high status items when they're feeling low, and they're more likely to make those expensive purchases on credit.

2011-04-18 21:17:52

Teens and adolescents who believe that they matter to their family - that is, they feel the make a difference in the family's daily doings- are significantly less likely to threaten or engage in family violence.

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2011-03-08 10:20:00

In a new study published in the journal Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking, University at Buffalo researcher Michael A. Stefanone, PhD, and colleagues found that females who base their self worth on their appearance tend to share more photos online and maintain larger networks on online social networking sites.

2011-03-01 13:57:20

Low self-esteem is associated with a greater risk of mental health problems such as eating disorders and depression.

2011-02-23 22:13:51

When people are feeling badly about themselves, they’re more likely to show bias against people who are different.

2011-02-22 16:50:13

Fear of death is a universal human emotion, but does it influence our behaviour as consumers?

2011-01-26 12:39:00

SFK-Success for Kids Programs Show Early Intervention Central to Addressing Behaviors that can Lead to Tragedies LOS ANGELES, Jan.

2011-01-12 00:01:27

Turning Winds Academic Institute is a leading therapeutic boarding school for adolescents in the United Sates.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • 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.
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