Nov 11, 2013 ... SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA—Why do teens—especially adolescent males—
commit crimes more frequently than adults? One explanation may ...
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 ...
Apr 15, 2016 ... GROSS: So you point out we know now that the brain is the last organ to fully
develop… JENSEN: Yes. GROSS: …And that the teenage brain is ...
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, ...
Nov 13, 2013 ... Kristina Caudle, a neuroscientist at the Weill Cornell Medical College in New
York City recently led a study into why teens (and particularly ...
Despite the popular characterization of adolescents as impulsive and lacking ...
However, many youth who did so at an early age (80%) exhibited declining rates
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 ...
Jul 21, 2013 ... But don't get discouraged; teens can learn skills to reduce impulsive and
potentially life ... So hopefully more positive results are to come!
Jan 24, 2014 ... As teens, we are often not oblivious to the negative consequences of ... Telling
that impulse to chill out takes time and energy so it's easier just ...
Sep 17, 2015 ... Adolescents are well-known for being irritable, impulsive, and craving ... to
decide against short-term rewards, they are capable of doing so.".