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  • adulthood
  • A growing body of evidence suggests that the family environment, including both family of origin and family networks forged in adulthood, can profoundly influence and shape lifespan trajectories of health and the experience of aging. (nih.gov)
  • Impact
  • Not all victims experience these difficulties - family support and strong peer relationships appear to be important in buffering the impact. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Family and intimate relationships operate within the context of communities and society, wherein a variety of socioeconomic variables-including income, education, occupation, race, and ethnicity -- are also known to impact mental and physical health outcomes. (nih.gov)
  • Roubinov and her colleagues studied the impact of school-based relationships on 383 kindergartners from 29 classrooms in six public schools in the San Francisco Bay Area. (reuters.com)
  • The new study shows that "for kids who have parenting that is less than optimal, there are opportunities in both their friendships and relationships with teachers at school to get the support, engagement and reinforcement of their worth that may help blunt the negative impact of harsh parenting," said Patrick Tolan, the Charles S. Robb Professor in the Curry School of Education and Human Development at the University of Virginia. (reuters.com)
  • It's no surprise that good relationships can have a positive impact on many aspects of health, from a reduced risk of stroke, mental illness and even the common cold to enhanced mood and well-being. (charlotteobserver.com)
  • It will examine widely shared assumptions concerning the impact of disabilities on a variety of relationships, in particular the doubts expressed by many laypeople about the capacity of adults with disabilities to become friends, lovers, and parents. (stanford.edu)
  • 2019
  • The February 2019 issue - which is currently available for free and open to the public - features original articles on the topics of families and sex, union instability and dissolution, sibling and intergenerational ties, household labor, income and wealth, and parent-child relationships. (campaign-archive.com)
  • widely
  • A new article from NCFR's Journal of Marriage and Family (JMF) covered widely in the popular press finds that oxytocin - a hormone associated with romantic bonding - is released during couples' recreation activities of taking painting classes and playing board games. (campaign-archive.com)
  • It is widely recognized that families and relationships with intimate partners and close friends represent some of the most significant social forces in a person's life. (nih.gov)
  • conflict
  • The study defined a good relationship as one in which there were high levels of warmth and problem-solving and low levels of conflict and detachment. (eurekalert.org)
  • Relationships with siblings protected teens whether we defined a good bond as one that included warmth and problem-solving skills or one that had low levels of destructive conflict or disengagement," explains Meredith Martin, assistant professor of psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, who coauthored the study. (eurekalert.org)
  • welfare
  • How philosophers, social scientists, policy makers, and lay people understand that relationship matters for the theories of welfare and flourishing we construct, the judgments about our lives we make on a regular basis, and the social and health policies we adopt. (stanford.edu)
  • expectations
  • The steps to set up and conduct a family meeting are described in the paper, with special emphasis on communication skills required to meet family expectations and discuss the crucial issues of their everyday life. (frontiersin.org)
  • Framework
  • Within this framework, the current study aimed at assessing the role of prejudice events in affecting parenting desire in 290 childless Italian LG individuals (120 lesbians and 170 gay men), as well as the role of internalized heterosexism and sexual orientation concealment in mediating the relationship between prejudice events and parenting desire. (mdpi.com)
  • The study - Examining Couple Recreation and Oxytocin via the Ecology of Family Experiences Framework (doi:10.1111/jomf.12556) - was led by NCFR member Karen K. Melton, Ph.D., CTRS (pictured at right), an assistant professor of family and consumer sciences at Baylor University. (campaign-archive.com)
  • The family system theory is a valuable framework to explain how the disease of the patient and the family's daily life are interconnected. (frontiersin.org)
  • Little conceptual development has been done that provides a theoretical framework for studying the relationships among these variables. (springer.com)
  • factors
  • Aspects of the abuse, including the relationship with the perpetrator and the betrayal of trust, the age and gender of the child, and the particular form of abuse are significant factors. (aifs.gov.au)
  • There was scare variation in outcome, however, and close examination of the individual cases revealed the importance of such factors as family relationships, social 'buffers', denial and 'hopelessness' in determining the reaction of the individual to the surgery. (surrey.ac.uk)
  • elderly
  • It is interesting to note that there are relatively few studies in the adult age range that consider the health risk of diabetes on other family members, although there are a considerable number of such studies for family members of child, adolescent, and elderly patients. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • describe
  • The following pages describe the objectives and conversational techniques that can be a tool for psychosocial work with the family of a cancer patient. (frontiersin.org)
  • Studies
  • The authors wish to thank Dr Daryl Higgins and Rhys Price-Robertson, both from the Australian Institute of Family Studies for their feedback on this paper. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Published by the Australian Institute of Family Studies, January 2013. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Several studies have addressed this question, and a list of documented family risk indicators for this age period is presented in Table 1 . (diabetesjournals.org)
  • help
  • EVANSTON, Ill. --- Positive family relationships might help youth to maintain good asthma management behaviors even in the face of difficult neighborhood conditions, according to a new Northwestern University study. (eurekalert.org)
  • study's
  • The study's authors caution that because the families were mostly White and middle class, the findings should not be generalized to families of other races and socioeconomic statuses. (eurekalert.org)
  • communities
  • The availability of radiotherapy in these regions would generate millions of productive life years and billions of dollars in economic benefits for their families and communities. (news-medical.net)
  • The theme of this year's Prevention Month is Strengthening Families and Communities and features a Resource Guide for providers at https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/2011guide.pdf (PDF - 2.57 MB). (nih.gov)
  • findings
  • It aims to assist practitioners and policy-makers who work with survivors of sexual abuse and their families to understand the significant findings from this large and sometimes complex body of research. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Mood
  • For the group as a whole, pre- to post-surgery improvements were found in physical functioning and in mood, whereas social/leisure, family and work functioning were apparently unaffected. (surrey.ac.uk)
  • partners
  • If diabetes is truly a family affair, what are the health consequences for non-genetically related partners of having diabetes in the family? (diabetesjournals.org)
  • We will assume that family includes people with diabetes and their partners between the ages of 18 and 25 years at the low end and 60 and 65 years at the high end. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • Beyond this brief definition, family is what people with diabetes and their partners say it is, which acknowledges the broad diversity of family configuration and type. (diabetesjournals.org)
  • One can conclude from the evidence that when marriages are working well, they provide partners with ingredients that buffer them from loneliness. (encyclopedia.com)
  • examine
  • To shed light on Bertrand Russell's proposition that love is the principle means to escape from loneliness, this entry will examine the links between loneliness and the family. (encyclopedia.com)
  • This model has obvious relevance for the accounts of well-being, health, and personal relationships we will examine. (stanford.edu)
  • Assessment
  • In other cases, it will not challenge that assessment, but will alter the prescription for improving their well-being, health, or relationships, or the expectation of success in doing so. (stanford.edu)
  • provide
  • Here, we provide a comprehensive analysis of the structure-function relationships of the eight calcins known to date, based on their primary sequence, three-dimensional modeling, and functional effects on skeletal RyRs (RyR1). (rupress.org)
  • good
  • Eat dark chocolate daily, says family medicine and chronic pain specialist Gary Kaplan, of the Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine in McLean, Va. "Treat yourself to up to two squares of 'the good stuff' - meaning dark chocolate with at least 50 to 70 percent cocoa - each and every day," he says. (charlotteobserver.com)