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Brooding Russians less distressed than Americans

July 14th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 14 (IANS) Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy portrayed Russians as brooding, complicated people. Ethnographers have confirmed that Russians tend to focus on dark feelings and memories more than westerners do.But a new ... Read more...

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Domestic violence related to number of neighborhood liquor shops

November 4th, 2008 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Areas with high number of alcohol outlets are more likely to have male to female partner violence, according to a new study.A detailed data on Intimate Partner ... Read more...

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Analysing your problems from a distance can beat depression

September 24th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 24 (ANI): People can cope with depression by controlling their emotions and analysing the upsetting event as a person watching it happen, an approach widely associated with Buddhist philosophies. Ethan ... Read more...

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