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Religious Music Brings Benefit to Seniors’ Mental Health

A new article published online in The Gerontologist reports that among older Christians, listening to religious music is associated with a decrease ...

Impact of childhood bullying still evident after 40 years

The negative social, physical and mental health effects of childhood bullying are still evident nearly 40 years later, according to new research ...

Classifying Cognitive Style Across Disciplines

Educators have tried to boost learning by focusing on differences in learning styles. Management consultants tout the impact that different decision-making styles have on productivity. Various fields have developed diverse approaches to understanding the way people process information. ... Full story

Risky business: Research could improve understanding of risky behavior, addiction

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — It follows logically: If you are unable to predict how a decision might affect your life, your decisions may be more impulsive. ... Full story

Male monkey filmed caring for dying mate

A wild male marmoset has been filmed embracing and caring for his dying partner after she accidentally fell from a tree in the forests of Brazil. ... Full story

Research links sadness with avoidance of indulgent behavior

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Getting the kids to go easy on the chocolate bunnies this year could be simple as sitting them down Easter morning and making them watch “Old Yeller.” ... Full story

Home videos could be powerful tool for diagnosing autism, researcher says

BY ERIN DIGITALE - Dennis Wall and his colleagues found that brief training enabled people to accurately detect autistic-type behaviors in children who appeared in short videos posted online. ... Full story

Smoking’s toll on mentally ill analyzed

By Bill Hathaway - Those in the United States with a mental illness diagnosis are much more likely to smoke cigarettes and smoke more heavily, and are less likely to quit smoking than those without mental illness, regardless of their specific diagnosis, a new study by researchers from the Yale School of Medicine shows. ... Full story

For Cells, Internal Stress Leads to Unique Shapes

From far away, the top of a leaf looks like one seamless surface; however, up close, that smooth exterior is actually made up of a patchwork of cells in a variety of shapes and sizes. ... Full story

Trial Examines Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy's Effect on Anxiety

Melissa DelBello, MD, a professor in the UC Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, and Sian Cotton, PhD, an associate professor in the UC Department of Family and Community Medicine, are co-principal investigators in the trial. It will be funded by a $50,000 grant from the Depression and Bipolar Disorder Alternative Treatment Foundation, a New York-based nonprofilt organization. ... Full story

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