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Rejected Teens Are More Likely to Become Adult Smokers

By | Tue, 11/20/2012 - 11:23

Having low peer status in teen years may increase a person's chances of becoming a regular or heavy smoker in adulthood.

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Why the Geek Shall Inherit the Earth: How Social Rejection Sparks Creativity and Productivity

By | Thu, 08/23/2012 - 15:20

It hurts to be excluded, but a new study finds that social rejection can actually spark the imagination, particularly in people with a strong sense of their own independence.