Praise can ‘turn kids into narcissists’- study

2015-03-11 11:44

Undue praise for kids can lead to over-inflated egos rather than self-esteem, study suggests.

Kids teaching kids – a new way to curb obesity?

2014-02-11 11:29

Engaging older youths in delivering health messages to younger peers is an effective method for preventing weight gain, improving knowledge of healthy living and increasing self-esteem.

Autistic boys more attracted to video games

2013-07-30 10:22

New research indicates that boys with autism or ADHD are more at risk of addictive video game use than typically developing boys.

Facebook can be psychologically meaningful

2013-03-27 08:04

Being on Facebook can bolster people's self-confidence, a new study suggests.

A weighty issue

2013-02-26 13:35

The joke that a woman will never be happy with her weight is anything but a laughing matter, says Miss_Muse.

Hot vs happy

2012-05-11 12:00

Lili Radloff realises that without her self-hatred, she's nothing.

On bullying and being bullied

2010-03-31 15:26

We asked you to share your stories about bullying and being bullied. Here's what you had to say.

Hot vs happy

2009-09-07 14:07

Lili Radloff realises that without her self-hatred, she's nothing.


Working with horses may ease stress in kids

2014-04-30 14:01

Students who spent 12 weeks learning about horse behaviour, care, grooming, handling, riding and interaction had significantly lower stress levels than other students.

Just how fantastic is life in plastic?

2013-08-08 11:31

With more and more women choosing to nip and tuck, a guest blogger asks if it's really worth it.

Boys with enlarged breasts suffer low self-esteem

2013-04-08 12:09

Teen boys with a condition that causes them to have enlarged breasts suffer reduced self-esteem, according to a new study.

A weighty issue

2013-03-04 11:14

The joke that a woman will never be happy with her weight is anything but a laughing matter, says Miss_Muse.

How to be Photogenic

2012-08-22 12:02

Boost your self-esteem and master the art of looking like a million bucks - every time!

Miley Cyrus is NOT fat

2011-11-17 10:42

Twitter critics took to calling Miss Cyrus fat. She lashed back and I support her!

Plump or skinny, all models affect self-esteem

2009-10-27 12:05

This news may come as a bit of a setback to the growing group of anti-Photoshop and pro-plus size activists.

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