| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:53 PM
A roadside memorial had grown on Monday to include hundreds of candles, bouquets of flowers and about a dozen posters covered with photographs and heart-felt notes memorializing the victims of the fatal car crash in Burbank on Saturday.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:00 PM
NEWTOWN — On those nights when Amy DeLoughy's children can't sleep, haunted by memories of the massacre at their elementary school, or on those mornings when they can't face the daily routine, she calls in the ducks.
Doctor ducks, military ducks,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Labor Day weekend might be a bizarre time to talk about recreation. But as a gardener, the concept is at the heart and soul of why we love what we do. Gardening is both about creation and recreation, about sweat and joy, work and play. In the garden,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 12:01 PM
You would think the last person to have relationship problems on a vacation with friends would be Hailey McDonald, a marketing and public relations professional for adventure travel companies.
You would be wrong. McDonald, of Virginia Beach, Va., is a...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Students at Laguna Beach High School and Thurston Middle School may see a few new faces around campus this year.
The Laguna Beach Unified School District announced three new hires: a counselor for the high school, and an assistant principal and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 2:52 PM
“Fifty Shades of Grey” glamorizes violence against women. That’s according to a new study published in the Journal of Women’s Health by psychologists at Michigan State University and Ohio State University.
That should seem...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Couples counseling, marriage therapist Pat Love says, is "like assembling an airplane in flight." Highly stressful. Highly volatile. Potentially explosive.
So you want a skilled technician in control. But not all counselors are trained to navigate the...
| Jun 1, 2013
Brain teasers are games or puzzles that challenge the brain or teach people something about how their brains work. Though brain teasers are different from brain-training games in that they aren't designed to progressively strengthen specific cognitive...
| Mar 26, 2013
So you're looking to live your best life, and you don't feel like you're making progress. Chances are, you might need a different set of tools to jump start your self-help process.
"I once went to a psychologist who didn't relate to my feelings or...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:07 AM
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Don't feel sorry for Sharon Brehm.
The former Indiana University chancellor and former president of the American Psychological Association can no longer drive a car and needs help balancing her checkbook, but wants...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:29 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Subtle hints may help nudge people toward making healthier food choices at the grocery store, new findings suggest.
Obese people heading into a store who were given a recipe flyer with a few health-related words spent less...