Background: Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a common psychological disorder with a high rate of incidence reported in adolescents. This disorder causes many social and economic costs for the affected people and the society as well as affecting the social, educational and occupational performance of these adolescents.
Method: Some papers on obsessive-compulsive disorder in adolescents in...
Background : Cancer is the fourth leading cause of death in adolescents. Psychological factors play an important role both in the development and in the sustainability and outcomes of cancer. Among these factors are Attitude to death and Anxiety sensitivity. Therefore, in this research, comparison of Attitude to death and Anxiety sensitivity between adolescents with cancer and normal adolescen...
Zulfiqar A. Bhutta,
Christine Wallace Caldwell,
Kent L. Thornburg,
An international summit focusing on the difficult challenge of providing adequate nutrition for adolescent girls and young women in low- and middle-income countries was held in Portland, Oregon in 2015. Sixty-seven delegates from 17 countries agreed on a series of recommendations that would make progress toward improving the nutritional status of girls and young women in countries where their a...
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Deafness is a heterogeneous condition with far-reaching effects on social, emotional, and cognitive development. Many regard themselves as members of a cultural minority who use sign language. They should not continue to be neglected in research on depression. The purpose of this article is to investigate depression among the deaf people based on researches results. We identified relevant studi...
Introduction: The growing number of obesity and excess of body fat mass in adolescents
in recent years and also increasing prevalence of chronic diseases associated with obesity in
Iranian adolescents, tends to develop this study. The present was aimed to investigate
relationship between adiponectin level with some of biochemical and anthropometric index
in obese and normal weight adolesc...
Objective: The present study aimed to compare the adolescents with internalizing problems and non-clinical adolescents with respect to their episodic future thinking (EFT) and working memory (WM). Furthermore, this study examined the role of WM in the prediction of EFT.
Methods: This cross-sectional study encompassed a population of female students studying in third grade in Azarshahr Girl&rsq...
اعتیاد نوعی خودکشی تدریجی است. معضل مواد مخدر و اعتیاد به آن یک مشکل فراگیر جهانی است که تاکنون خسارات و زیانهای غیر قابل جبرانی را بر ملل جهان وارد کرده است و باعث گسترش فساد و تباهی در دهه های اخیر شده است.
Asian Americans are one of the fastest-growing minority groups in the USA, and Chinese constitute the largest group. Evidence suggests that Asian American adolescents experience higher levels of depressive symptoms than their same-gender white counterparts. Quantitative findings suggest associations between parenting factors and Chinese American adolescents' mental health. A qualitat...
Christopher S Reigeluth,
Alisha R Pollastri,
Esteban V Cardemil,
Michael E Addis,
Decades of masculinity research have concluded that society places higher demands on males to adhere to norms for low emotional expression; yet, countless studies find that emotional expression is integral to well-being. Unfortunately, this contradiction places boys and men in a tenuous position as they must navigate a bombardment of societal messages about the importance of emotional stoicism ...