journal of youth and adolescence

Video games can erode ties with family and friends

January 24th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 24 (IANS) Video games can erode young adults' ties with family and friends.The finding, based on information from 813 college students, shows that as they devoted more time to video ... Read more...

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Video games can ruin relationships with friends, family

January 23rd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): As the amount of time playing video games goes up, the quality of relationships with peers and parents slides, according to a new study.Brigham Young University undergrad ... Read more...

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Childhood anxiety can predict adulthood criminal behaviour in men

November 4th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 4 (ANI): A team of Italian and British researchers has found that nervousness, social isolation, or anxiousness during childhood protect young men from becoming criminal offenders until they enter ... Read more...

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Parents’ expectations can harm students’ esteem

August 16th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 16 (IANS) Expectation of parents can harm self-esteem of college students and make it more difficult for them to adjust to their surroundings. However, a new University of Central Florida ... Read more...

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Peer groups influence teen girls weight concerns

July 2nd, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Teenage girls identify with their peer groups when it comes to controlling their own figures, says a new research.According to the study by Dr. Eleanor Mackey from ... Read more...

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Researchers reveal how violent video games teach aggression to players

November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A father-son duo, J. Ronald Gentile and Douglas Gentile found that playing multiple violent video games could teach aggression to the players. Douglas, an Iowa State University assistant professor ... Read more...

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Early loss of virginity doesn’t turn school kids into criminals

November 14th, 2007 - 10:30 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |