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  • Males suffer from eating disorders, too
    Males suffer from eating disorders, too
    When the topic of eating disorders come up, young women usually come to mind; however, eating disorders also occur among men. A new study evaluated eating disorders among males. The study was published on November 26 in the journal JAMA Pediatrics...
  • Black Teenager
    The Psychology of Black Boys and Adolescents
    It has been said that the most dangerous place for a child to grow up in America is at the intersection of poverty and race. That danger is especially prevalent for young black men, who are five times more likely to be incarcerated than black...
  • Liberal women turning men into less successful wimps?
    Liberal women turning men into less successful wimps?
    Is there a difference between politically liberal men and those who hold right wing views?Are physically weak men more likely to support the welfare state and wealth distribution while men who are strong more likely to support right wing policies...
  • Youth violence
    Study released on youth violence in Chicago
    A new study by the University of Chicago Crime Lab concluded that violent crime arrests declined among youth who participated in a pilot violence reduction program.Researchers now plan to study how the program could be implemented citywide to help...
  • Youth
    Chicago youth organization struggling to stay afloat
    Little did Diane Latiker, a 54 year-old, community activist in Chicago, know that when Steve Kaplan volunteered to work at her youth organization in September that he also had a hidden agenda.Kaplan, a millionaire and best selling author, not only...
  • center
    Pastor's ambitious dream for a community center
    After spending 94 days sleeping on the roof of an abandoned South Side motel community activist Corey Brooks Sr. is no longer dreaming about building a community center but has now taken steps to make it a reality.The 34 year-old pastor of New...
  • Male smoking
    If you're male you may want to think twice before lighting up
    New research shows faster cognitive decline in male smokersMost people know smoking can cause lung cancer, other cancers and illness. It can also cause Cerebral thrombosis where the vessels to the brain can become blocked which can result in...