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Children see domestic violence that often goes unreported, research finds

Young witnesses suffer fear, anxiety while perpetrators rarely face jail time, according to study A nationwide study of children who have witnessed domestic violence found...

Black boys viewed as older, less innocent than whites

Police likelier to use force against black children when officers 'dehumanize' blacks, study says Black boys as young as 10 may not be viewed in...

Chronic pain relief more likely when psychological science involved

Psychologists play primary role in chronic pain treatment When it comes to chronic pain, psychological interventions often provide more relief than prescription drugs or surgery...

Single-sex education unlikely to offer advantage over coed schools

Analysis questions common assumption single-sex schools improve educational environment, achievement Single-sex education does not educate girls and boys any better than coed schools, according to...

Fear of being too skinny may put boys at risk for...

Teenage boys who think they're too skinny when they are actually a healthy weight are at greater risk of being depressed as teens and...

Getting excited helps with performance anxiety more than trying to calm...

People who tell themselves to get excited rather than trying to relax can improve their performance during anxiety-inducing activities such as public speaking and...

Divided we stand: US regions exhibit distinct personalities

Americans with similar temperaments are so likely to live in the same areas that a map of the country can be divided into regions...

Dishonest deeds lead to ‘cheater’s high,’ as long as no one...

People who get away with cheating when they believe no one is hurt by their dishonesty are more likely to feel upbeat than remorseful...

Men feel worse about themselves when female partners succeed

Deep down, men may not bask in the glory of their successful wives or girlfriends. While this is not true of women, men's subconscious...

Going to synagogue is good for health and happiness

Going to synagogue is good for health and happiness, Baylor researcher finds Two new Baylor University studies show that Israeli Jewish adults who attend synagogue...

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