Nov 11, 2013 ... Holding back. When teenagers successfully resist an urge in a common test of
impulsivity, they show increased activation in a brain region ...
Jun 14, 2015 ... Parents often complain their teenagers are moody, impulsive and self-centered --
but it may not be their fault. The secret to understanding ...
Jan 28, 2015 ... New research shows that teenagers' brains aren't fully insulated, so the signals
travel slowly when they need to make decisions. Neuroscientist ...
Dec 2, 2007 ... The teenage brain is like a car with a good accelerator but a weak brake. ... which
can disrupt their development so severely that “they're never ...
Nov 8, 2007 ... Teenagers and adults often don't see eye to eye, and new brain research is now
shedding light on some of the reasons why. Although ...
Jan 30, 2015 ... Binge drinking can actually kill brain cells in the adolescent brain where it does
not to the same extent in the adult brain. So for the same ...
While teen rebelliousness is a tale as old as time, there is significant evidence to
suggest the turmoil of the teenage years is caused at least in part by biology, ...
Jan 24, 2014 ... Telling that impulse to chill out takes time and energy so it's easier just not to do it
... This is not as simple as saying that teens are just impulsive.
However, many youth who did so at an early age (80%) exhibited declining rates
of aggression as they ... The role of Impulsivity in Early Adolescent Risk Taking.
Oct 17, 2012 ... So what makes the teenager's brain so complex? ... the logical pull of the
prefrontal cortex and the impulsive pull of the ventral striatum.