Navigation Links
Parents' Divorce Doesn't Harm College-Age Kids
Date:2/24/2010

Study found those students as happy as others

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 24 (HealthDay News) -- University students whose parents have recently divorced are unscathed by the experience, an English study finds.

University of Warwick researchers assessed the productivity and happiness of 270 students, and found little difference between students of recently divorced parents and other students. In fact, some male students actually had higher productivity following their parents' divorce.

"University students are much more resilient than has been presumed. Although parents do worry about divorcing around the years that their children go to university, our tests suggest those children turn out to be just as happy as other students," researcher Dr. Eugenio Proto said in a news release.

"Given the large number of university students throughout the industrialized world who have recently divorced parents, our results can only be reassuring news for concerned parents and students alike," added fellow researcher Daniel Sgroi.

More information

The American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry discusses children and divorce.



-- Robert Preidt



SOURCE: University of Warwick, news release, February 2010


'/>"/>
Copyright©2010 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. New Virtual Program for Parents of Children with ADD / ADHD
2. PDA Reminds Parents About the Importance of Childrens Oral Health
3. New intervention helps Latino parents of asthmatic children quit smoking
4. Parents often wait too long to treat childrens asthma symptoms
5. Explorers Bounty Puffed Fruit Snacks Helping Parents Battle Summer Obesity
6. Children Likelier to See Dentist if Parents Go Too
7. Distance education for parents of children with autism found effective
8. Children more likely to visit the dentist if their parents do too
9. Most parents dont realize their 4 or 5 year-olds are overweight or obese
10. Kids Use of Alternative Therapies Often Mimics Parents
11. Announcing the Launch of a New Workshop and Forum for Parents of Disabled Children
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2017)... Raton, Florida (PRWEB) , ... April 24, 2017 , ... ... chai teas, announced its products are now available for purchase on RevNutrition.com, a popular ... form of tea first produced and popularized in ancient India and Siam. It spread ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (PRWEB) , ... April ... ... Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), rising prescription opioid overdose deaths now claim the ... (DEA) has slashed its civil case filings against drug manufacturers, distributors, pharmacies and ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... , ... Rod Burkett, CEO of Gardant Management Solutions, was recently featured in ... the forefront of Gardant since it was founded in 1999. His drive and inquisitive ... more than 40 new senior living communities. With his leadership, Gardant has grown to ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... ... Come to PAINWeekEnd (PWE) Tampa on May 20 and 21, at the ... 2-day program. , An attendee at a recent PAINWeekEnd said, "Very helpful, wish ... course entitled Ain't Misbehavin': Decreasing and Managing Pain Patient Aberrant Behavior, presented by Dr. ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... ... April 24, 2017 , ... A new global study of ... student well-being has seriously declined. "When disenfranchised youth from the heart of our ... State to turn the historic multi-ethnic and multi-religious powerhouses of the Middle East ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... MINNEAPOLIS , April 20, 2017  Cogentix ... company focused on providing the Urology, Uro/Gyn and ... reported that Ash Keswani has joined the Company ... In this newly created position, Mr. Keswani will ... and CEO. "Our organization is delighted ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... April 20, 2017 Research and ... Biosimilar Pipeline and Market Prospects: Addressing Production Complexities Through ... their offering. ... "Global Biosimilar Pipeline and Market Prospects: Overcoming Production ... an in-depth assessment of the current trends in the ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 20, 2017  CVS Pharmacy, the retail division ... new store design to enhance the retail customer ... health-focused products and expanded beauty selections paired with ... discover new offerings. Together with its innovative digital ... the customer experience at CVS Pharmacy.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: