Behavior Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
5/10/2002
Wriggle Room

When a woman is attracted to a man

4/23/2002
In Gym Dandee Shape

And how to stay that way

4/18/2002
A Teen Sleeper

Study probes adolescent sleep habits

4/9/2002
Say the Magic Word

How different words can change behavior

4/8/2002
It Only Hurts When I Ask for Directions

Or when I think I have to go to the doctor

4/5/2002
What a Colorful World

Colors that seniors prefer

3/28/2002
An Hour of Daily TV Primes Teen Violence

Ground-breaking research show longer viewing linked to criminal behavior

3/26/2002
Mind Over Matter

How behavior affects the success of dieting

3/22/2002
3/13/2002
Like Mother, Like Daughter

Some habits span generations

3/4/2002
Glutton Maximus

Why you still have room for dessert

3/1/2002
2/28/2002
Why You Crave Greasy Food

Especially when you're very hungry

2/27/2002
Melodies That Soothe

Does "designer music" work?

2/26/2002
You Are What You Can Eat

What makes older people in Asia happy

2/15/2002
Pooped-Out Pills

What do you do with expired drugs?

2/7/2002
Hubbies Who Shop

Women aren't the only ones in the grocery store

2/7/2002
A Dark Outlook on Life

Some people prefer to dwell in darker settings

2/5/2002
Looks Are Deceiving

Experts discount old stereotype

1/28/2002
Tasty Food is Preferred, But Only if it Costs Less

Study points to desire to save money

1/25/2002
Another Difference Between Men and Women

Their bodies react differently to an argument

1/24/2002
Money Just Might Buy Happiness

Study suggests link between mental health and financial status

1/22/2002
Family Mess Prevents Mental Mess in Adolescents

Families who eat together keep it together, Spanish researchers find

1/8/2002
Holy Smokes!

Most religious people don't light up, survey shows

1/1/2002
Smells Good!

Aromas can affect body chemistry

1/1/2002
Tune In, Zone Out

TV watching can help you sleep better

12/31/2001
Your Mom, Gulp, Was Wrong

The faster you eat, the better food tastes

12/31/2001
Winning Isn't Sweet

It's actually salty

12/24/2001
Home Field Advantage

The pluses of playing on your own turf

12/21/2001
The Appetite to Exercise

Does working out induce you to eat more?

12/12/2001
Impulsive?

Take this test to find out

12/10/2001
Eating Too Much During the Holidays

Do you have the hunger to tame your appetite?

12/4/2001
Tasty Food Labels

What they say may influence how it tastes

11/22/2001
This'll Drive You to Distraction

The radio and driving don't mix

11/16/2001
Pass on the Brew

Why women often don't order beer

11/12/2001
Frown When You're Down

Which comes first, the look or the emotion?

11/9/2001
A Ticklish Subject

Tickling yourself comes as no surprise

11/9/2001
Odds Are Men and Women Gamble Differently

Strategy, personal involvement seem to vary by sex

10/10/2001
Water Cooler Humor Pays Off

It helps to laugh once in a while

10/5/2001
Mindlessness Can Be Bliss

Give your brain a rest

9/24/2001
9/19/2001
From Temper Tantrums to Time Served

Study links pre-school behavior and adult crime

8/17/2001
Achin' in the Rain

New science forecasts foul health effects of weather

8/17/2001
Do One Thing and Do it Well

Multitasking actually adds time to your chores

7/30/2001
Antisocial Children Hurt Parents and Society

Study says early intervention is crucial

5/12/2001
Sports Fans: On the Road to Sanity

Strong ties to a team improve mental health

5/1/2001
Ask, and it Shall Be Answered

Or, if you can't raise the bridge, lower the river