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Sugar-sweetened beverages may be contributing to increasing obesity rates

Sugar-sweetened beverages may be contributing to increasing obesity rates

Smoking is addictive, but quitting is contagious

Smoking is addictive, but quitting is contagious

Aging brings ease and contentment

Aging brings ease and contentment

Despondent nurse practitioners - disabling postmodern punishment

Despondent nurse practitioners - disabling postmodern punishment

Shift in HIV prevention priorities needed - reducing multiple sexual partnerships and providing male circumcision services should be emphasized

Shift in HIV prevention priorities needed - reducing multiple sexual partnerships and providing male circumcision services should be emphasized

A stable post-divorce family environment helps minimize long-term harm to children

A stable post-divorce family environment helps minimize long-term harm to children

Report slates service provision for children with autism

Report slates service provision for children with autism

Siblings may be to blame for low grades, bad behavior

Siblings may be to blame for low grades, bad behavior

Early family choices may be a productive option for many young adults

Early family choices may be a productive option for many young adults

The brain can sense the calories in food, independent of taste

The brain can sense the calories in food, independent of taste

How wealth affects children's cognitive achievement

How wealth affects children's cognitive achievement

Neighborhoods play role in how much people exercise

Neighborhoods play role in how much people exercise

Girls catch up with boys in high school maths - study looks at why

Girls catch up with boys in high school maths - study looks at why

Divorce may hinder father-child closeness

Divorce may hinder father-child closeness

Creative and challenging work helps people stay healthy

Creative and challenging work helps people stay healthy

How doctors deal with the risk embedded in the medical system

How doctors deal with the risk embedded in the medical system

New scheme to revolutionise system of prescribing medicines

New scheme to revolutionise system of prescribing medicines

Deference or respect? status management practices among prison inmates

Deference or respect? status management practices among prison inmates

Experts call for a change in Australian law to aid people with schizophrenia

Experts call for a change in Australian law to aid people with schizophrenia

Study finds divorce does not change parenting behavior

Study finds divorce does not change parenting behavior