Teen Peer Pressure & Memory

In this article on AboutKidsHealth.ca, writer Sherene Chen-See talks about research done that shows memory in teens & tweens can be influenced by peer pressure:

“We are all influenced by our peers in some way, and teenagers are especially prone to it. Peer influence can lead to ‘memory conformity,’ meaning it can affect what we remember. A study published in Science recently evaluated how peer opinions can influence memory and the physical changes that occur in the brain when this happens…”

Click here to read the full article on www.aboutkidshealth.ca.


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