Laziness has negative effects on a person’s personal and professional life. Laziness can prohibit important things from getting done, such as paying bills, turning in assignments on time and failing to meet deadlines. Th... More »

Common causes of laziness include a lack of energy, focusing on short-term pleasure instead of long-term consequences, and losing motivational sources. Other possible causes include an abundance of resources, genetics an... More »

Signs of a reading disability manifest as challenges in at least one of three developmental areas: decoding, comprehension and retention, according to PBS Parents. Attributed, wrongly, to laziness in the past, reading di... More » Education K-12

Some negative effects of alcohol include a less productive professional life, broken homes, health complications and financial problems. Drinking small amounts of alcohol may have little or no negative effect. However, t... More » Health

The Adult Development website explains that Daniel Levinson's theory on adulthood includes the idea of three stages of adulthood occurring in a person's life after adolescence. These stages are known as early, middle and... More »

The literal definition of missing someone is to perceive with regret the absence or loss of that person in your life. The emotional impact of missing someone is much more complex. More »

According to, an average person sleeps for one-third of his life. Because of sleep, about 318 months in an average person’s life is spent lying in bed, based on the average life expectancy of 79.5 years, accordi... More »