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Friendless kids risk spiraling into depression by adolescence: Study


December 17th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that kids with no friends can become social outcasts who risk spiraling into depression by adolescence.The study by researchers at Concordia University, Florida ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Paul McCartney’s son to make US debut at charity gala


November 5th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Sir Paul McCartney's son James is all set to rock in the US as he makes his American debut at a charity event hosted by filmmaker David ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Jamie Foxx lends his voice to the homeless


April 28th, 2009 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28 (ANI): American actor Jamie Foxx has decided to reach out to the homeless kids across America by recording a message for a crisis telephone helpline.Foxx, 41, who stars as ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Girls exposed to heroin-addicted parent tougher than boys


February 12th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) Girls growing up with a heroin-addicted parent and going through adversarial experiences before 18 become four times tougher than boys. These experiences include family mental illness, having a ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Girls more resilient than boys in troubled households


February 12th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): Girls growing up in troubled families are four times more resilient than boys in overcoming such adverse experiences, according to a new study.The researchers found that 70 ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Genes, brain area linked to teens susceptibility to alcohol dependence


November 7th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 7 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have found in a study of teens that genetic factors can influence size variations a brain area, which ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Young smokers at higher risk of having behaviour problems as teens


September 3rd, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 3 (ANI): Adolescents who have already tried cigarettes by seventh grade are at a greater risk of becoming regular smokers and have behaviour problems as teens, suggests a new ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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