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Young fatherhood and midlife death – Expert reaction

John Kerr posted in on August 4th, 2015.

Becoming a dad before the age of 25 is linked to a heightened risk of dying early in middle age, according to new Finnish research. The authors of the new study looked at over 30,000 men who became fathers by the age of 45, and found that younger dads had poorer health and died earlier […]

Psychologists give advice following earthquake

Peter Griffin posted in on February 28th, 2011.

Tuesday’s devastating earthquake in Christchurch will have far-reaching (and long term) psychological effects on both adults and children. Psychologist Neil Latta talks about the long-term psychological impact of the quake on children (and some of its other effects), while child psychologist Ian Lambie discusses what info parents should give their children regarding the quake, and […]

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