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Parents want psychosocial support during their children's hospitalizations

Parents want psychosocial support during their children's hospitalizations

Just 20 minutes of meditation makes a difference

Just 20 minutes of meditation makes a difference

Preterm birth and institutional deprivation have similar effects on child's temperament

Preterm birth and institutional deprivation have similar effects on child's temperament

More Americans have trouble falling asleep and staying asleep, research finds

More Americans have trouble falling asleep and staying asleep, research finds

Meditation could help you become less error prone

Meditation could help you become less error prone

Toddlers with fewer spoken words have more frequent, severe temper tantrums

Toddlers with fewer spoken words have more frequent, severe temper tantrums

Sit, heal: Dog teaches military med students the merits of service animals

Sit, heal: Dog teaches military med students the merits of service animals

Study of young boys and girls finds no gender difference in brain function or math ability

Study of young boys and girls finds no gender difference in brain function or math ability

Older adults' smaller networks did not undermine social satisfaction and well-being, study shows

Older adults' smaller networks did not undermine social satisfaction and well-being, study shows

Strained relationships with family have a big effect on overall health, study says

Strained relationships with family have a big effect on overall health, study says

Early sound exposure can help treat hypersensitivity to noise associated with FXS

Early sound exposure can help treat hypersensitivity to noise associated with FXS

HIV increases the prevalence of early menopause, shows study

HIV increases the prevalence of early menopause, shows study

Research provides quantitative definition of unhealthy yet pervasive 'hyper-palatable' foods

Research provides quantitative definition of unhealthy yet pervasive 'hyper-palatable' foods

Household chores in childhood not linked to self-control development

Household chores in childhood not linked to self-control development

Dog ownership could lead to significant reduction in loneliness

Dog ownership could lead to significant reduction in loneliness

Americans report significant stress due to health care, mass shootings, 2020 elections

Americans report significant stress due to health care, mass shootings, 2020 elections

Study sheds light on unhealthy hyper-palatable foods

Study sheds light on unhealthy hyper-palatable foods

Sexual thoughts can make people to engage in deceptive self-presentation

Sexual thoughts can make people to engage in deceptive self-presentation

UNLV psychologist shares practical ways to overcome the holiday stress

UNLV psychologist shares practical ways to overcome the holiday stress

Study investigates how discrimination events affect daily lives of college students

Study investigates how discrimination events affect daily lives of college students