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Software helps in getting better at social interactions

New software from MIT can help those insecure about social interactions through practice sessions of talking to a face on the screen
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Keep siblings from fighting

Kids who face aggression from siblings have poorer mental health
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Proper washing of hands is rare

Only 5 percent of us are washing hands correctly
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Overconfidence undermines our ability to address mistakes

Overconfidence is not an asset but a liability that may affect our decision making, says new study from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
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In a state of anger? Review your emotions

Physiological reaction to emotional situations may subdue if we assess our emotional state

Have calcium, live longer

Calcium-rich diet helps women live longer, new study discovers

Greater good

How do individuals react to dilemmas about harming someone to save many lives?
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Sleep-deprived driver? Crash, bang, boom!

Sleepless drivers who are young are more likely to meet with an accident while driving

A gel to end Diabetes hassles?

A new injectable gel with nanoparticles detects rising sugar levels in blood and automatically releases insulin
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Reappraisal helps to lessen anxiety

Researchers have found that those who suppress their emotions tend to suffer more from anxiety than those who use an emotional regulation strategy called reappraisal