Shopping is overtaking eating as the national pastime for Thanksgiving. Are shoppers being urged to gorge themselves unnecessarily?
Natural disasters made 2011 a loss-filled year. A UAB psychologist says plan ahead and don’t over commit.
Supermarkets, drugstores and neighbors display tombstones, ghosts and vampires; simple steps help protect your child from being scared to leave the house.
Adolescents who struggle to stay on task, are inflexible and have a negative mood are more at-risk for peer-influence on antisocial behavior.
Sixty percent of kids feel tired at school and 15 percent fall asleep; adolescents need nine solid hours, but most are sleep deprived.
Don’t wait for school bells to jolt kids back into school-year habits, says UAB psychologist Josh Klapow.
Going online can be fun and educational for kids, but there also are potentially dangerous pitfalls that abound with summertime freedom.
Youth and sex are highly celebrated in popular culture. But the notion that old age is sexless is changing as the Baby Boom generation ages.