Getting older and want to keep your mind sharp? It seems that crossword puzzles and reading just won’t cut it.
According to a report in the journal Pediatrics, intimate partner violence, such as domestic abuse, can stunt the development of a child’s language, social or motor skills.
New research reveals that a person’s attitude towards reproductive and sexual behaviors is far more predictive of how religious they are than their attitude towards things like lying, cheating or stealing.
A fascinating new study shows that similar personality types are so likely to cluster in certain areas of the country that a map of the United States can actually be divided into regions with distinct personalities.
When we think of well-achieved kids, we think of talent and brains. But new research suggests we should think again.
As more studies are being performed, it is becoming clear that counseling and support could play a crucial role for those struggling with weight issues.
When you look at it closely, the numbers are quite concerning. Anorexia nervosa affects more than 1 out of every hundred women with teens and young adults the most vulnerable.
Rutgers-Camden is expanding its partnership with Camden County College to offer four-year degrees at the county college facility in Blackwood.
Survivors of the battlefield aren’t the only ones at risk for post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.
In body dysmorphic disorder, a person is preoccupied with an imagined deficit in the appearance of one or more body parts.
Children who were teased about their weight are more likely to try fasting, skipping meals, vomiting, or using diet pills or laxatives as adults.
Psychologists say somewhere between “checked out and freaked out is an anxiety sweet spot… which keeps us our toes” and alert for potential problems. Therapists treat people for both too much or too little anxiety.
Facebook can be a way to express oneself, but there are also some guidelines you can use to avoid heartache.
Think Yourself Thin. A new kind of hypnosis for weight loss is now being done in our area. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has results from some of the first success stories.
New research finds that when teenagers detail their angst in a blog, the therapeutic value is even better than writing to ‘dear diary’.