life outcomes

Positive social traits ‘good for your health’


October 23rd, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): A new study has suggested that with positive social traits, declines in health could be delayed by up to a decade.Many studies have documented the dangers of the ... Read more...

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Students who learn more in kindergarten earn more as adults: Study


August 12th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): A new research has revealed that students who learn more in kindergarten earn more as adults and are also more successful overall.Harvard University economist John Friedman says he ... Read more...

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Australians find ‘Karate Kid’ too violent for children


June 29th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) "The Karate Kid" has sparked outrage in Australia with campaigners condemning the movie for showing "brutal" violence inappropriate for children. The movie, starring Jackie Chan and Will Smith's ... Read more...

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Even mild kidney disease deteriorates a child’s quality of life


January 28th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): Even mild to moderate kidney disease could have grave negative effects on a child's quality of life, according to research led by Johns Hopkins Children's Center.The new finding ... Read more...

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Dialysis may affect mobility in frail elderly with end-stage renal disease


October 15th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Researchers suggest that before offering the treatment, kidney specialists need to weigh which elderly patient suffering from end-stage renal disease (ESRD) would benefit the most from either dialysis ... Read more...

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Genetic risk for anxiety, depression not predestined: Study


April 30th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30 (ANI): Previous studies have provided a strong basis of support for hypothesis that individuals with particular genotypes are predestined to negative life outcomes such as depression, anxiety disorders. But ... Read more...

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