Tag Archive: adolescent girls

Dec 02 2015

Educational Intervention Decreases Mean Girls’ Relational Aggression

Relational aggression, such as using gossip and social exclusion to harm others, is all too common among preadolescent and adolescent girls. A new study from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia suggests that educational interventions including problem-solving skills and leadership opportunities can help, with lasting effects.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/educational-intervention-decreases-mean-girls-relational-aggression/

Nov 23 2015

Girls in Families With Breast Cancer Risk Well-Adjusted

The LEGACY Girls Study, a study taking place across five sites in North America, is the first to focus on preadolescent girls growing up in families with breast cancer risk.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/girls-in-families-with-breast-cancer-risk-well-adjusted/