Study shows that most teens do have, and use, behavioural brakes

Young people who engage in excessive levels of impulsiveness, such as acting without thinking during their teen years, later struggle with addictions or other problem behaviours as young adults.

Omega-3s help keep kids out of trouble

Something as simple as a dietary supplement could reduce disruptive, even abusive behaviour, according to.

Creeping up to the boss can increase employees’ bad behaviour in the workplace

Creeping up to the boss at work may help boost employees’ careers but it also depletes.

Digital media use linked to behavioural problems in kids

re children who spend lots of time using digital devices prone to psychiatric problems? A.

Study of 800 million tweets finds distinct daily cycles in our thinking patterns

Our mode of thinking changes at different times of the day and follows a 24-hour.

Comments on social networks also reinforce socialisation during adolescence

Cybergossiping occurs when two or more people make evaluative comments on a digital device about.

Transgender youth more often diagnosed with mental health conditions

Transgender and gender-nonconforming youth are diagnosed with mental health conditions much more frequently than young.

Teenagers more likely to plead guilty to crimes they didn’t commit

Teenagers are more likely to plead guilty to crimes they did not commit because they.

Childhood aggression linked to deficits in executive function

Primary school children with reduced cognitive skills for planning and self-restraint are more likely to.

Educational success curbs effects of child abuse, neglect

The emotional and sexual abuse that some children endure can lead them to commit crimes.