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How You May Be Losing Sleep From The Regularity Of Your Daily Activities

By | Sat, 01/04/2014 - 15:03

A study shows that variability within the day affects the quality of sleep of younger and older adults in different ways.

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Early Puberty In Girls Could Make Them More Susceptible To Bad Influences

By | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 18:33

Girls who began puberty before 11 years old were more likely to give in to bad influences, especially if they had a deviant best friend, according to a study.

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Why Are Women Passive Aggressive?

By | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 11:31

Two researchers assert that women evolved strategies of indirect aggression to reduce the probability that their sexual rivals and resource competitors will physically retaliate against them.

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Interacting With A Wide-Faced Man Could Cause You To Act Selfishly

By | Mon, 09/16/2013 - 22:24

Previous research has shown that wide-faced men are more likely to lie and cheat, but new research shows that it could also be because others treat them similarly.

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4 Experiments Prove Science Inspires Moral Behavior

By | Wed, 08/28/2013 - 16:04

Researchers from the University of California at Santa Barbara predict that exposure to science inspires people to behave in a more moral way.

A Little Attitude Is Good!

Exercising Could Reduce Violent Behaviors In Teen Girls

By | Tue, 05/07/2013 - 11:59

Adolescent females who regularly exercise could cut their odds of gun possession and gang involvement.

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Tendency to Use Profane Language May Have Developed in the Womb

By | Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:22

A new study found a link between a person's ring finger and index finger ratio to their verbal aggressiveness.

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Bonobos Share Food With Strangers in Exchange for Company

By | Fri, 01/04/2013 - 16:18

Bonobos will give up their own meal for the company of strangers.

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Iron Supplements May Help Prevent Behavioral Problems in Small Babies

By | Mon, 12/10/2012 - 13:29

Iron supplements may help reduce behavioral problems in babies who are born slightly underweight.

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More Sleep Can Improve Your Child's Behavior

By | Mon, 10/15/2012 - 18:46

A new study now reveals when children receive a little more sleep each night, they are more likely to have behavior improvements.

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Is Testosterone the New Truth Serum? Male Sex Hormone Found to Promote Honesty in Men

By | Wed, 10/10/2012 - 19:26

Testosterone, the male sex hormone previously linked to aggression and criminality, may actually foster pro-social behaviors by increasing honesty in men.

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Violent Video Games Can Make Your Teen More Aggressive

By | Mon, 10/08/2012 - 18:01

If your teenager plays violent video games he or she is more likely to be aggressive, new research proposes.

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Do You Have the "Mommy Gene?"

By | Mon, 10/01/2012 - 17:07

New research suggests the dire want, or lack thereof, to become a mother may be due to the "mommy gene."

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Sex Produces "Remarkable" Responses in Female Genes Linked to Fertility, Behavior and Sleep and Eating Patterns

By | Wed, 09/12/2012 - 11:54

Sex can trigger "remarkable" responses in women, including altered fertility, immunity, libido as well as changes in eating and sleep patterns, according to a new study.

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Fish Oils May Improve Reading Skills and Behavior in Children

By | Fri, 09/07/2012 - 13:27

Taking daily supplements of fish oils may boost reading performance in children, according to new findings.