70% of girls feel they're "not good enough"

2016-06-29 13:52

In a world obsessed with perfect selfies, are we losing our girls to fake ideals and low self-esteem? Here's how to boost your adolescent's self-esteem.

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.

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.


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.

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.

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!

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