The differences between gun violence in PG-13 and in R-rated movies are the frequency and the absence of consequences like blood and suffering.
Studies reveal that food commercials can impact children as young as two years old.
Same-sex activists across the country have started a campaign to boycott the popular restaurant Chick-fil-A because of their views on marriage.
If you are a 28-year-old woman, we can tell that you feel amazing about yourself. At least that's what a latest study says. According to a latest research, when women hit 28, they feel the sexiest. However, feeling sexy should not be associated with feeling confident, because according to the research, that feeling comes only by the time women reach 32.
Penn State researchers have concluded that tweens who frequently use language adaptations -- techspeak -- when they text performed poorly on a grammar test and that tweens write in techspeak, often using shortcuts, such as homophones, omissions of non-essential letters and initials, to quickly and efficiently compose a text message.
A new animal research from the Ohio State University Medical Center found that exposure to dim lighting at night such as that generated by a TV screen, computer or night-light may lead to depressive symptoms.
Providing yet another evidence on how young girls are taking extreme steps to chase the media defined "perfect" and thin bodies, a recent research has found that schoolgirls as young as 12 are not happy with the way they look. They wish they were thinner and are skipping meals to lose weight. According to the research conducted by Schools Health Education Unit, half of the 12 and 13 year olds and 58 per cent of 14 or 15 year olds said that they wanted to lose weight.
Women suffering eating disorders to chase the image of a 'perfect' body have been in the realm of society's sub-conscious for time immemorial.
According to a new study, sex scenes in movies influence teens' sexual behavior.
Govenor Andrew Cuomo signed legislation that would make it illegal for children under the age of 17 to use indoor tanning devices.
According to an ABC News report, nearly 30 percent of students are either bullies or victims of bullying, and 160,000 kids stay home from school every day because of fear of bullying.
Facebook has more than 900 million registered users and more than 70 percent of adolescents use popular social networking sites including Facebook.
Democratic Representative Barney Frank wed his longtime partner, James Ready, on Saturday, becoming the first sitting congressman to enter into a same-sex marriage.
People with traces of anxiety related issues suffer more with technology acting as a tipping point
Researchers say that have developed a new fix for Facebook's privacy issues.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.