Halloween is a kind way for children to confront, in fantasy, real doubts and fears we all share. It creates a waking dreamland in which the dark is populated with nothing worse than cartoon-like...
A new study might be inching us closer to the possibility that the worst criminals can blame their behavior on bad genes.
Kathy and Mark Michaels huddled in the attic of their Long Beach home as Superstorm Sandy turned streets into canals, ripped apart the iconic boardwalk and snapped electrical lines.
Lots of kids love to scare, and be scared, on Halloween. But some parents may have children who get a little anxious about all of the scary things they see.
Bullied lesbian, gay and bisexual high school students are less likely to fight and attempt suicide when they feel connected to an adult at school, suggests a new study.
If you’re scheduled to have surgery, chances are you’re worried even if it’s not your first time.
Introverts preparing for a big meeting might think that coffee beforehand will give them a needed jolt in performance.
For some veterans of war, recovering from trauma means going back to the battlefield.
Biochemical studies have confirmed that seasons can impact a person’s temperament, but new research from Hungary suggests that birth month may also be a predictor of certain mood disorders later in...