Behavior Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
2/21/2003
Freshmen Feasts

Avoid gaining weight at college

2/19/2003
Don't Interrupt People Who Stutter

Rushing them or looking impatient is demeaning

2/14/2003
Light Sleeper, Heavy Gainer

Sleep deprivation encourages weight gain

2/14/2003
Make the Medicine Go Down

How to help your child swallow a pill

2/7/2003
What's Up, Doc?

Prepare your kids for visits to the doctor

1/23/2003
Time Troubles

Manage your time and cut your stress levels

1/10/2003
Long-Term Pill, Short-Term Memory

The pitfalls of once-daily medications

1/9/2003
Eschewing Good Food

Chewing habits signal better taste

12/23/2002
Going Ape Over Their Toys

Evolution may influence kids' toy choices

12/20/2002
Child Bookworms

How to get your kids to read more

10/17/2002
Midweek Fatigue

If TGIF always seems far off

10/11/2002
Kids Read the Darndest Things

They want the straight facts

10/10/2002
All's Fair in Middle Age

Life just seems to get better

9/19/2002
Take the 'Scary' Out Of Kids' Hospital Visits

Parents, books can ease young minds

9/10/2002
Male Whales Are Headstrong for Love

They go noggin-to-noggin to win females' affections, scientists say

8/20/2002
Newborns Anticipate Pain

Canadian study says infants' response to pain shows they learn quickly

7/23/2002
Group Membership Spurs Women to Exercise

Young mothers gain confidence from others: study

7/5/2002
Here's Looking at You, Kid

Defining "the look"

6/28/2002
Making the Grade

Choose a professor who's a lot like you

6/25/2002
A Wolf in Man's Clothing?

Dogs even make sloppy people look good

6/21/2002
Let's Go to the Videotape

Even older folks can master technology

6/13/2002
Smoke and Mirrors

Some people lie when polled about smoking

6/5/2002
Words That Hurt

Insults can harm your health

6/3/2002
The Write Way to Remember Something

Don't forget to jot it down

5/31/2002
Nix Snoring, Feel Better

And improve your math scores!

5/30/2002
Handle With Care

Different gloves require different technique

5/28/2002
Junk-Food Theories

Why and when we dispose of bad food

5/17/2002
Music of the Heart

Tunes can boost emotional outlook

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