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Study: 1 in 4 Kids With Autism May Be Undiagnosed

STUDY: 1 IN 4 KIDS WITH AUTISM MAY BE UNDIAGNOSED

A new study suggests that one in four children under age 8 with autism spectrum disorder, most of them black or Hispanic, are undiagnosed. For...

FAKING EMOTIONS AT WORK MAY DO MORE HARM THAN GOOD

A new analysis looks at two ways employees may try to regulate their emotions at work: surface acting and deep acting. “Surface acting...

 
 
 

IS IT TIME TO TEACH TEENS ‘SAFE' SEXTING?

A new paper suggests that fear-based messages to prevent teen sexting is the wrong approach as the strategy will fail. A better tactic,...

Healthy Cooking Shows for Kids Can Promote Better Eating Habits

HEALTHY COOKING SHOWS FOR KIDS CAN PROMOTE BETTER EATING HABITS

A new study finds that children who watched a kid-oriented cooking show featuring healthy food were 2.7 times more likely to make healthy...

 
 
 
Study Warns Against Antipsychotic Use for Hospitalized Older Adults

STUDY WARNS AGAINST ANTIPSYCHOTIC USE FOR HOSPITALIZED OLDER ADULTS

Hospitalized older adults who are given antipsychotic drugs for delirium may be at greater risk of death or cardiopulmonary arrest,...

Health Concerns a Major Issue for Recently Discharged Military Personnel

HEALTH CONCERNS A MAJOR ISSUE FOR RECENTLY DISCHARGED MILITARY PERSONNEL

New research finds that in the months after separating from military service, most veterans are less satisfied with their health than...

 
 
 
Mouse Study Questions Effects of Blue Light Screens on Sleep

MOUSE STUDY QUESTIONS EFFECTS OF BLUE LIGHT SCREENS ON SLEEP

A new mouse study suggests that blue light emitted from cell phones, computers and other devices may not be as disruptive to sleep...

Does It Matter What We Eat for our Mental Health?

DOES IT MATTER WHAT WE EAT FOR OUR MENTAL HEALTH?

A new expert review confirms a link between a poor diet and mood disorders. However, researchers in the new field of nutritional psychiatry...

 
 
 

BRAIN IMAGING FINDS ALTERED SYNAPSES IN SCHIZOPHRENIA PATIENTS

For the first time, a brain scan study of living schizophrenia patients reveals reduced protein levels in the brain's synapses (the...

Lithium Monitor Could Improve Drug Treatment for Bipolar Disorder

LITHIUM MONITOR COULD IMPROVE DRUG TREATMENT FOR BIPOLAR DISORDER

In a laboratory proof of concept study - pilot research that shows a drug or project is likely to succeed - investigators have created...

 
 
 
Higher Rates of Postnatal Depression Among Moms With Autism

HIGHER RATES OF POSTNATAL DEPRESSION AMONG MOMS WITH AUTISM

Moms with autism are more likely to experience postnatal depression compared with non-autistic moms, according to a new study from...

Survey Finds High Rate of Unlocked Guns in Homes

SURVEY FINDS HIGH RATE OF UNLOCKED GUNS IN HOMES

A new survey of 3,000 gun owners finds that 40% reported having at least one firearm in their home that was not locked up. In addition,...

 
 
 
Baby and Adult Brains Sync Up During Play Time

BABY AND ADULT BRAINS SYNC UP DURING PLAY TIME

New research suggests that during play time, parents and their babies might be “on the same wavelength,” experiencing similar brain...

Prenatal Exposure to Flame Retardants May Affect Brain's Reading Network in Kids

PRENATAL EXPOSURE TO FLAME RETARDANTS MAY AFFECT BRAIN'S READING NETWORK IN KIDS

Prenatal exposure to flame retardants may increase the risk of reading problems in young children, according to a new study at Columbia...

 
 
 
Cardio Exercise Tied to Brain Health Via Increased Gray Matter

CARDIO EXERCISE TIED TO BRAIN HEALTH VIA INCREASED GRAY MATTER

New research published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings finds that cardiorespiratory exercise such as fast walking, running, biking or any...

Most People Consider Themselves More Environmentally Friendly Than Others

MOST PEOPLE CONSIDER THEMSELVES MORE ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY THAN OTHERS

A new study that included residents from Sweden, the United States, England, and India found that most people are convinced they are...

 
 
 
Sadness May Be Strongest Emotional Trigger for Smoking

SADNESS MAY BE STRONGEST EMOTIONAL TRIGGER FOR SMOKING

New research from Harvard University suggests that the emotion of sadness, compared to other negative emotions like anger or stress,...

A Simple Solution for Sleep-Deprived Teens

A SIMPLE SOLUTION FOR SLEEP-DEPRIVED TEENS

It's common knowledge that teenagers in the U.S. don't get enough sleep. Experts point to various reasons for the chronic teenage sleep...

 
 
 
Compulsive Drinking May Be Tied to Faulty Brain Pathway

COMPULSIVE DRINKING MAY BE TIED TO FAULTY BRAIN PATHWAY

A new mouse study may help explain why some individuals have difficulty drinking in moderation. The findings, published in the journal...

Obesity: Amazon Research Finds Calorie Intake More Important Than Activity

OBESITY: AMAZON RESEARCH FINDS CALORIE INTAKE MORE IMPORTANT THAN ACTIVITY

Research among forager-horticulturalist children in the Amazon rainforest suggest children in Amazonia do not spend more calories in...

 
 
 



Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Donald Cerrone failed to land one strike in his 1st round loss to Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor beat Donald Cerrone so fast that his opponent failed to land anything in return. The UFC 246 main event between McGregor and Cerrone lasted 40 seconds. During... Read more ...

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

UFC 246: Conor McGregor's lightning-fast win sets off Twitter

Conor McGregor's TKO win over Donald “Cowboy” Jones in UFC 246 on Saturday night took just 40 seconds. Not surprisingly, that drew plenty of hot takes on Twitter. Here are a few: Read more ...

‘It will be one hell of a spectacle': McGregor talks up Moscow bout with...

‘It will be one hell of a spectacle': McGregor talks up Moscow bout with Khabib as UFC boss Dana White says rematch IS NEXT

No sooner had Conor McGregor seen off Donald Cerrone than the Irishman was training his sights again on Khabib Nurmagomedov, insisting he would venture to the homeland of his... Read more ...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch...

‘Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch moments after stunning Conor McGregor win at UFC 246

It took Conor McGregor all of 40 seconds to smash his way to victory on his octagon return at UFC 246 - and former foe Floyd Mayweather was almost as quick to use the... Read more ...

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Harry and Meghan abdicate royal titles, public funds

Prince Harry and Meghan are cut off. In a statement from the Queen and Buckingham Palace on Saturday, it was announced the couple will “not use” their royal titles or get... Read more ...

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

National Archives: 'We made a mistake' altering Trump photos

The National Archives is apologizing for its decision to blur images of anti-Trump signs used as part of an exhibit on women's suffrage. Read more ...

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Harry, Meghan to quit royal jobs, give up 'highness' titles

Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, are quitting as working royals and will no longer use the titles “royal highness” or receive public funds for their work. Read more ...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over...

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over Raquel Pennington

Holly Holm fought in her first non-title fight bantamweight bout at UFC 246 since June 2017. In the bout, she rematched Raquel Pennington who welcomed her to the Octagon in... Read more ...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from...

Conor McGregor vs. 'Cowboy' Cerrone live updates, results, highlights from UFC 246

Conor McGregor returns on Saturday night against Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Read more ...

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

Iran will send downed plane's black boxes to Ukraine for analysis

Iran is also prepared to ask for expert analysis from France, Canada and the United States in trying to read the data. Read more ...