Fake persuaders

On Twitter as many as one in 20 active accounts are fakes. Facebook’s equiv­a­lent number is a little more than one in 100 active users. Soft­ware tools that help you […]

Spending time with kids may make dads better workers

Researchers at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, the Uni­ver­sity of Mass­a­chu­setts Lowell, and Boston Col­lege con­ducted online sur­veys of nearly 1,000 working fathers and in-​​​​depth inter­views with 31 rel­a­tively new working dads, all […]

Stop stress from driving food habits

Many turn to food for com­fort. Eating can have an “anes­thesia effect,” dulling us to the pain of what­ever we’re going through, said Emily Fox-​​​​Kales, a clin­ical psy­chol­o­gist spe­cial­izing in […]