Kids who can't resist temptation early on may have trouble with it throughout their lives.
September 27, 2011 Researcher BJ Casey and her colleagues followed up with adults who as children participated in the marshmallow experiment, a test of risk and gratification. Those who couldn't resist temptation then mostly can't now, either.
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June 18, 2009 Loaded up on credit card debt with a house you can't afford and still dying to make a deal? Blame those childhood board games!
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