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 ...
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 ... Teens' brains hold key to their impulsiveness .... the adult system, which can
disrupt their development so severely that “they're never going be ...
Sep 17, 2015 ... The words teenager and patience are rarely uttered in one sentence. ... So the
next time you are planning on doing something impulsive, take a ...
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 ...
Dec 2, 2007 ... The teenage brain, Laurence Steinberg says, is like a car with a good accelerator
but a weak brake. With powerful impulses under poor control, ...
Jan 28, 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 ...
Harvard researchers may have found biological clues to quirky adolescent
behavior. ... exasperate adults, including impulsivity, poor judgment and social
anxiety. ... that as adolescents' abstract reasoning skills increased, so did their
levels of ...
Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than
grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the ...
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.