Behavioral Health

Sympathy for the bully  Featured
Sympathy for the bully
Hear from two specialists on what makes a bully and the best ways parents, teachers and even bullies can address the issue.
‘Divine presence’ helps teens break drug addictions 
‘Divine presence’ helps teens break drug addictions
Researchers say adolescents who find spiritual meaning in their substance abuse treatment are more likely to kick the habit.
How to deal with cyber bullies  Featured
How to deal with cyber bullies
With social media it’s easy to vent your frustrations in an instant. Learn how to avoid online arguments.
How helping others heals your heart 
How helping others heals your heart
Researchers say older adults who spend time volunteering can also lower their blood pressure.
Can weight loss wreck your relationship? 
Can weight loss wreck your relationship?
Researchers discover a “dark side,” when one partner slims down. Learn more.
How play helps sick kids cope 
How play helps sick kids cope
Armed with medical toys, seriously ill kids and their siblings can work through fears to a successful recovery.
Cancer diagnosis increases kids’ suicide rate 
Cancer diagnosis increases kids’ suicide rate
Teens and young adults are at a higher risk of suicidal tendencies after learning they have cancer, new research says.