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2012-08-09 23:01:44

Lorna Kleidman, creator of the training program KettleX, commends a Yahoo Australia article discussing steps toward self-confidence and the importance of feeling confident. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 On August 9th, 2012, fitness expert Lorna Kleidman commends an article published on Yahoo! Finance Australia that solidifies the important correlation between success and self-assurance as well as discusses the several steps, from planning ahead to exercising, that can help people to...

2012-08-04 02:22:36

Physically fit boys and girls scored higher on reading and math, research reveals Having a healthy heart and lungs may be one of the most important factors for middle school students to make good grades in math and reading, according to findings presented at the American Psychological Association's 120th Annual Convention. "Cardiorespiratory fitness was the only factor that we consistently found to have an impact on both boys' and girls' grades on reading and math tests," said study...

Facebook Use Raises Self-Esteem
2012-06-27 06:20:17

We all love social networks. That's the obvious conclusion from Facebook's 900 million active users and its current rank as one of the most visited sites on the web. New studies from the University of Georgia finds what people may really "like" about social networking is they get to talk about themselves. "Despite the name ℠social networks,' much user activity on networking sites is self-focused," said Brittany Gentile, a UGA doctoral candidate who looked at the effects of social...

2012-06-18 23:07:09

Story leads this month from new articles on parenting by the norm, the link between sexism and racism, death and the supernatural, how brands shape identity and more... Parenting by the social norm For parents, it is not only important to pass on to their children values that they personally endorse but also to teach values that they think are the societal norms, according to a new study. Particularly among immigrant parents, conforming to values that they perceive as norms is...

2012-06-08 23:01:40

The new girls´ self-esteem apparel and education company BYOU - Be Your Own You will be showcased in Las Vegas, NV June 12th though the 14th at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center during the International Licensing Expo. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) June 08, 2012 The new girls´ self-esteem apparel and education company BYOU - Be Your Own You is dedicated to spreading a positive message of empowerment to young girls embracing healthy self-esteem and individuality through an apparel line...

2012-05-30 10:15:40

If you are a white girl, a black girl or a black boy, exposure to today's electronic media in the long run tends to make you feel worse about yourself. If you're a white boy, you'll feel better, according to a new study led by an Indiana University professor. Nicole Martins, an assistant professor of telecommunications in the IU College of Arts and Sciences, and Kristen Harrison, professor of communication studies at the University of Michigan, also found that black children in their study...


Word of the Day
bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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