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Poverty, not the “teenage brain” account for high rates of teen crime

Age, poverty, murder, and gun homicide: Is young age or poverty level the key issue? From SAGE Open While many blame the “teenage brain” for high rates of teen crime, violence, and driving incidents, an important factor has been ignored: … Continue reading

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Achilles tendon injuries more likely in male “Weekend Warriors” than others

Achilles Tendon Injuries in a United States Population From Foot & Ankle International Male athletes are the group most likely to tear their Achilles tendon, according to this study. The activity most likely to cause the injury was basketball, and … Continue reading

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Happiness in youth comes from excitement, in maturity from contentment

The shifting meaning of happiness From Social Psychological and Personality Science This article reveals that for some people, excitement leads to happiness, and for others, nothing brings happiness so much as a peaceful life. Which you prefer depends on how … Continue reading

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