U.S. psychologist Laurence Steinberg says it’s not teenagers who are confused; it’s the rest of us
Sep 25, 2014
‘My HIV child is playing with your child, and you don’t know it,’ the mother wrote in a blog post
Sep 23, 2014
Research shows that physical punishment of a child can actually change the brain’s neural pathways, setting him or her up to use similar force as a parent later on in life. Ending the cycle of violence isn’t easy, but it can be done
Sep 18, 2014
Rob Ford won the October, 2010, Toronto mayoral race with 47 per cent of the vote, representing an 11-point lead against runner-up George Smitherman
Sep 12, 2014
Home-cooked meals around the table are supposed to foster health and harmony – so why is the atmosphere always overheated?
Sep 11, 2014
The study, conducted by researchers at the University of California Davis MIND Institute, reinforces the importance of early detection and intervention, and highlights the role parents can take in their child’s treatment.
Sep 09, 2014
You exercise regularly. You watch what you eat. But when was the last time you hung out with a friend or family member to discuss important matters in your life?
Sep 08, 2014
New research suggests there’s good reason to keep records of run-of-the-mill and seemingly trivial matters, like making breakfast or day-to-day conversations
Sep 02, 2014
The lad mag is receiving praise from an unlikely source, after it published an online infographic on catcalling this week
Aug 28, 2014
Behavioural scientist says it’s not just a matter of adopting a sunny outlook, but taking notice of what makes one happy
Aug 28, 2014
Wency Leung is a general assignment reporter for the Life section. Before joining The Globe in early 2010, she has worked as a reporter in Vancouver, Prague, and Phnom Penh.