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Connecting with loves ones is not as difficult as it may seem and people tend to appreicate it more than we expect.
Researchers long ago established that gratitude promotes well-being. Now they are also discovering it can foster healthy workplace cultures.
To prevent dementia, researchers have assessed “brain training” — puzzles and games designed to improve cognitive skills — as one possible solution.
There is a step you can take to reduce on-the-job stress: microbreaks.
A large body of research demonstrates that daylight saving time harms our health and well-being. Here's what you can do about it.
As young people in the U.S. increasingly face mental health problems, a panel of U.S. health experts recommends anxiety screening ages 8 and up.
There’s a growing body of evidence that reveals the factors that will help you stay active in the long run.
Certainly, it is more convenient to conduct your therapy sessions online. But is it as effective?
The evidence shows that a combination pill for cardiovascular disease makes it easier for patients to take their medicines and improves outcomes.
Rising temperatures across the globe are having detrimental effects on our mental health.
A new systematic review finds that leisure activities of all kinds reduce your risk of developing dementia later in life.
As marijuana becomes more addictive, users are more likely to experience problems with mental health.
A growing body of evidence shows that vitamin D doesn’t provide the other benefits doctors once thought.
Over the past year, new systematic reviews have shed light on what the evidence says about teaching kids to read.
Most teens don't sleep enough; here's how you can help.
A substantial body of research takes a careful look at how changes in cognitive function during aging affect financial decision-making.
What does science say about how much vacations actually help to reduce stress? And what can you do to get the most out of yours?
The most common unmet medical need among cancer survivors is the fear of cancer returning. Research tells us the consequences of this problem and how to treat it.
A sizeable body of research demonstrates that your perceptions and ideas about what it means to get older can affect your health and well-being as you age.
A new body of research is exploring the impact of social media on public health and how we can best use online tools to improve our well-being. Here's what we know.
There is a large body of data on policies and programs shown to prevent gun violence, especially those that take a public health approach to this deadly problem.
A neurological study found teens’ brains change to help them tune into new people and put less emphasis on their parents.
Youth who live in neighborhoods with gun violence are more likely to experience mental health problems.
The evidence shows Americans are becoming lonelier – a problem that leads to both mental and physical health problems for people of all ages.
A new survey from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reveals bleak circumstances for the mental health of many U.S. teens.
A growing body of research identifies a better system for teaching math: allow students to wrestle with a new problem first, and then explain the underlying concept.
Clear data show that most families in the U.S. strive for regular family dinners, yet evidence shows that specific aspects of modern society make it difficult.
A large body of research demonstrates that daylight saving time harms our health and well-being.
A new systematic review looks at the body of research on sexting to better understand how this trend is influencing young people.
A growing body of evidence shows that broadly-available parenting programs can help to reduce the incidence of child maltreatment.
The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research at Cornell University is focused on using research findings to improve health and well-being of people at all stages of life.