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Multi-linguilism shapes children’s emotional development


August 3rd, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 3 (IANS) In television classic "I Love Lucy", Ricky Ricardo switched into rapid-fire Spanish whenever he was upset, despite the fact that Lucy had no idea what ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Study of interest profile better way to chose employee’


July 6th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) Matching the profile of interests of a person in various works with skills required for a particular job could be a better way to evaluate a ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Introspection nurtures self-development’


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 3 (IANS) Given today's fast-paced life, moments for reflection are hard to come by. But introspection nurtures well-being and self-development, new research says. Psychological scientist Mary Helen Immordino ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Traumatic experience, silence linked


February 5th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) People who suffer a traumatic experience often don't talk about it, and many forget it over time. "There's this idea, with silence, that if we don't ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rely on your gut feeling


December 30th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) We tend to make decisions based on our gut feeling rather than logic and some psychologists have found a proposition where logic is rooted in intuition, ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Mindfulness is the best antidote to stress


November 1st, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 1 (IANS) The best antidote to stress is mindfulness, existing in the here and now, not in the past or future, suggest meditation gurus. Researchers have now drawn ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Curiosity helps students perform well at school


October 30th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 30 (IANS) Curiosity may have killed the cat, but for students, it seems to be as important as intelligence in determining how well they perform at school.So psychological ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Power, alcohol, anonymity make you drop guard


June 23rd, 2011 - 4:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 23 (IANS) Power can either lead to great acts of altruism, or corruptive, unethical behaviour. Being intoxicated can lead to a first date, or a bar brawl. And ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Self-affirmation helps you excel in sports


May 26th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) Positive self-talk while playing a sport is likely to improve your performance, researchers say.In fact, the study was born out of an on-field experience of one ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Success of companies depend on employee perceptions


August 15th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 15 (IANS) When a JetBlue flight attendant deplaned last week, many questions arose as to why someone would be willing to give up a steady job during these tough economic ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Today’s youngsters aren’t self-centered antisocial slackers after all


March 18th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Contrary to stereotypes, young people of today are not self-centered antisocial slackers and generally just as industrious and outgoing as young people in generations past, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Asian Americans less attached to their racial identify than black Americans


December 20th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 20 (ANI): A team of political scientists have found that Asian Americans are less attached to their racial identity than black Americans, confirming that minority politics in the U.S. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Happiness is rising worldwide


July 1st, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): Happiness levels have increased worldwide, thanks to greater economic growth, democratization and social tolerance, according to new World Values Survey data released in the July issue of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

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