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Positive emotions may delay onset of frailty and negative stereotypes can influence older adults’ memory

Positive emotions may delay onset of frailty and negative stereotypes can influence older adults’ memory

Caring colleagues tend to neglect their own careers

Caring colleagues tend to neglect their own careers

Normal teenagers are not ticking time bombs

Normal teenagers are not ticking time bombs

Findings point to the hippocampus as critical to the process of recollection

Findings point to the hippocampus as critical to the process of recollection

Are parents of children with ADHD good at parenting?

Are parents of children with ADHD good at parenting?

Nicotine patches and gum less effective for women than men

Nicotine patches and gum less effective for women than men

Three key responses behind food neophobia, the rejection of new foods in both adults and children

Three key responses behind food neophobia, the rejection of new foods in both adults and children

Sense of humour research reveals secrets of what makes us laugh

Sense of humour research reveals secrets of what makes us laugh

Counseling for breast cancer patients means healthier diets, reduced smoking and stronger immune systems

Counseling for breast cancer patients means healthier diets, reduced smoking and stronger immune systems

Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?

Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?

People in a negative mood provide more accurate eyewitness accounts

People in a negative mood provide more accurate eyewitness accounts

Students are more likely to drink, smoke cigarettes and smoke marijuana when they receive drivers’ licenses

Students are more likely to drink, smoke cigarettes and smoke marijuana when they receive drivers’ licenses

Does estrogen help perception, intuition or reasoning?

Does estrogen help perception, intuition or reasoning?

Prozac helps treat adolescents with depression

Prozac helps treat adolescents with depression

Body symmetry could be a tell tale sign of an aggressive person

Body symmetry could be a tell tale sign of an aggressive person

Eyewitness recall accuracy affected by mood

Eyewitness recall accuracy affected by mood

Nicotine replacement therapy shown to help teenagers and women

Nicotine replacement therapy shown to help teenagers and women

Madeline Mann, the world's smallest surviving baby now 15

Madeline Mann, the world's smallest surviving baby now 15

Methods using preventive analgesia to treat pain after surgery before it develops

Methods using preventive analgesia to treat pain after surgery before it develops

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress