New in the journals: From how our attachment with our moms affects our future relationships, to the connection between family size and general intelligence.... and more.
A recent study in Australia, done by Indian researchers suggests that porn addiction can be unlearned. It also examines the severe impact this addiction has on the addict and his/her family.
Red lipstick gets waitresses more tips , say researchers, Nicolas Guéguen and Céline Jacob of the Université de Bretagne-Sud according to their recent research.
With endless applications, high-speed wireless Internet access, and free messaging services, smart phones have revolutionized the way we communicate. But at what cost? According to researchers at Tel Aviv University, the smart phone is challenging traditional conceptions of privacy, especially in the public sphere.
Minority students in the U.S. might have fewer challenging teachers, at least compared to white students, and as a result they might be at a significant learning disadvantage.
The largest imaging study of the human brain ever revealed that some teenagers are at higher risk for drug and alcohol experimentation - simply because their brains work differently, making them more impulsive.
There is an increased risk for autism associated with older maternal age, new research found.
The findings of a new study suggest that the protective effects of an active cognitive lifestyle arise through multiple biological pathways.
People make more rational economic decisions when they think through a problem in a foreign language, according to a new study.
Training physicians in mindfulness meditation and communication skills can enhance the quality of primary care for both practitioners and their patients, according to a new study.
Eating disorders can be triggered by lack of support following traumatic events such as bereavement, relationship problems, abuse and sexual assault, according to research published in the May issue of the Journal of Clinical Nursing.
Scientists have developed the first blood test to diagnose major depression in teens.
When a child has autism, siblings are also at risk for the disorder.
Worrying may have co-evolved with intelligence, according to a recent study.
Getting an autism diagnosis could be more difficult in 2013 when a revised diagnostic definition goes into effect
They may not be scientifically based, but the need for a solution outside of pharmaceuticals may encourage you to consider such options. When traditional medicine is not quite doing the trick, thinking outside the box and trying one of these options may bring surprising results.