Marriage Makes Women Drink

Married women drink more than single women, while married men drink less than their single pals.

Think You’re Fat? It’ll Make You Fat

78 percent of people who think they’re fat—even when they’re not—eventually end up overweight.

Make Your Bed, Change Your Life?

Bed makers are more likely to like their jobs, own a home, exercise regularly, and feel well rested than their rumple-sheeted peers.

The Fastest Way to Get Kids to Stop Crying

Crying kids are a perennial source of stress to parents (not to mention nearby airline passengers). But they've also become a topic of serious scientific study.

One More Thing for Parents to Worry About

A new worry has been added to parents' already overflowing roster of anxieties: Are they a "childist" and just don't know it? The term "childism" recently infiltrated parenting websites and playground conversations with the publication of "Childism: Confronting Prejudice Against Children."