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Based on new research by a sociologist, here are some ways to make more effective political arguments - no matter what side you're on?
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When it comes to murder causes, criminologists found five factors that were able to distinguish people who commit homicide from those who don't.
Wedding guests are caught between a rock and a hard place when it comes to buying the right wedding gift from the happy couple's registry.
Helping kids learn to deal with conflicts in healthy ways is important - but how can you tell they're experiencing bullying or just peer conflict?
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Too much screen time can be detrimental to tween girls, but there is a surprisingly straightforward alternative for healthier social development.
Online daters prefer profiles of potential love interests who are successful, humble and - most important of all - real.
Research shows that children with autism have stronger social skills when any kind of pet lives in the home.
I have had to figure out how to be more confident in social situations. It hasn't been easy, but there are a few things I've learned.
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A UCLA researcher writes a book and develops a new app with the intention of helping autistic teens make friends can also help any teen that is having a hard time fitting in or being bullied.