Behavioral Health

The science behind near-death experiences 
The science behind near-death experiences
A surge of brain activity after the heart stops might trigger bright lights and out-of-body-like episodes. Find out why.
Recess isn’t just fun and games 
Recess isn’t just fun and games
School kids may be more productive in the classroom with a bit of free-form playtime outside of it. Find out why.
How grandparents impact your health 
How grandparents impact your health
Did you know that the relationship you have with your grandparents can impact your psychological health? That’s according to a new study. Find out why.
Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ glorifying domestic violence? 
Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ glorifying domestic violence?
A new study says that a best-selling novel promotes emotional and sexual abuse against women.
Helping kids cope with chronically ill siblings  Featured
Helping kids cope with chronically ill siblings
Find out how open communication and a sense of normalcy provide the best support during painful experiences.
Is big city living a bad idea for new mothers? 
Is big city living a bad idea for new mothers?
Urban moms are at a greater risk for developing postpartum depression, according to new research. Find out why.
Dating violence shockingly common among teens 
Dating violence shockingly common among teens
One in three teens will experience an abusive relationship in their lifetime, according to new research. Here’s what you need to know.