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By the age of 3, environmental influences like parenting, are relevant factors in the development of a child’s self-control, when they are asked not t...
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Kids who decide to join a gang are more likely to wind up becoming depressed and suicidal and these mental health conditions only worsen after joining...
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A new study shows that doing a variety of different physical activities from walking, gardening and dancing can increase brain volume and slash a pers...
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You have probably heard a lot about the merits of eating fish. However, a new study suggests that there are more benefits to consuming fish than just...
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A new imaging study has shown intense exercise boosts two important neurotransmitters; glutamate and gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA). This boost result...
Many ISIS Recruits Have Mental Illness
With the recent arrest of a supposed ISIS sympathizer in New York, researchers are seeing a big undercurrent of young men who wish to join this terror...
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According to a research study published in the Journal of Neuroscience, depression appears to be passed from mother to daughter. Researchers came to t...
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Seasonal affective disorder refers to a seasonal fluctuation in a person’s depression symptoms. Although the disorder is currently recognized by medic...
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Scientists have long been baffled as to the precise causes of autism, pondering if it is genetic, environmental or something else entirely. Medical re...
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Are you a woman who makes less money than your husband or partner? Are you depressed because the wage disparity between genders seems unfair? A new st...

 
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