Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Psychology / Mental Health: Misc Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Psychology / Mental Health: Misc from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Spouse's Sunny Outlook May Be Good for Your Health Physical well-being seems to get a boost from having an optimistic partner, study finds Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Mental Illness Not a Driving Force Behind Crime: Study Few crimes committed by mentally ill patients were directly linked to symptoms, researcher notes Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Too Little Sleep May Add to Teen Health Problems Most surveyed got 6 hours or less shuteye a night, and experts blame electronic devices in bedrooms Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 How to Keep Your Fitness Goals on Track Start with a workout plan that's a good fit for <i>you</i>, expert says Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Extroverts Happier Regardless of Culture, Study Finds Researchers compared college students in five nations Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 How to Make 'Low-Cal' Menu Options More Palatable Study authors recommend not grouping these dishes together Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Scientists Probe What Makes People Get Their Groove On Offbeat rhythms of funk, hip-hip, R and B work best to get listeners on the dance floor, study finds Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Happy Couples Nestle Together at Night, Survey Finds Respondents were unhappier with relationship as sleeping distance grew Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Creative Pursuits Might Boost Your Job Performance Study finds association between self-expression, improved problem-solving skills Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Key Brain 'Networks' May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests Neural systems tied to gauging social cues appear 'over-connected' in children with the disorder Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study But the findings only show an association; they don't prove cause and effect, experts say Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism The bond between child and pet can also be a 'bridge' to interaction with others, study suggests Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Feed a Spouse, Starve an Argument? Study using voodoo dolls suggests irritable partners should grab a snack before speaking Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting Poor body image behind both behaviors, expert says Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400