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Teen Brain Study

Low Regard For High Ropes: Why I Don't Want My Kid Roped Into This Common Camp Activity

Christina Pesoli | Posted 11.24.2013 | Parents
Christina Pesoli

Why do we put kids through these exercises? If we want them to develop the courage to push past fear, can't we do that in a way that doesn't require them to override other instincts we need them to respect in order to keep them safe until their brains fully develop?

Teen Selfishness Only Temporary, Brain Scans Show

LiveScience | Jeanna Bryner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

So he failed to hold the door for you -- he's a teen, what do you expect? Scientists and the average adult have known young adolescents to be selfish....