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March 02, 2014

Miami Dolphins' Bullying Scandal Reflective of High School Issues

The NFL team's troubles are only a microcosm of a global phenomenon that is just as likely to happen at a high school as it is in a professional sports franchise, and has its roots in teenage harassment.

January 25, 2013

Adolescent Girls Report Dance Has Positive Influence

Adolescent girls who participated in an 8-month dance intervention program reported dancing to have a positive influence on their self-esteem.

October 10, 2011

Crying Found to Give College Football Players a 'Mental Edge'

College football players who felt comfortable displaying emotion—both positive (happiness) and negative (sadness)—were found to have higher self-esteem than those who shunned emotion, according to three new studies.

July 12, 2011

Sports Help Reduce Aggression in Boys, Researchers Find

A continuous program of sports helped boys improve their self-control and reduce overall feelings of aggression, according to a new study from Israel.

February 18, 2011

L.A. Lakers' Ron Artest Talks Mental Health in Schools With Congress

The L.A. Lakers' Ron Artest brought his advocacy for mental-health awareness to the nation's capital yesterday, discussing the issue with members of Congress, according to CNN. Artest, appearing in a panel on behalf of Rep. Grace Napolitano, spoke on behalf of the Mental Health in Schools Act (whic...


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