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Why cramming the night before an exam rarely works

The date for an important exam is looming. You know you have to study for it. Suddenly, it’s the evening before the dreaded date, and you feel like you haven’t studied enough,…

Understanding the teenage brain

Neuroscience is unlocking the mysteries of the teen brain

How would you describe an average teenager? For most people, the following characteristics might come to mind: moody, impulsive, risk taking, likely to succumb to peer pressure. by Lucy Foulkes, University of…

How to help the kids through divorce

Helping your kids manage the shock of your divorce

While some kids may be lucky enough to skate through their parents’ divorce relatively unscathed, the majority are going to suffer at least some short term, if not longer term distress. article…

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