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The two sides of risk taking

Monday, October 25th, 2010



Risk taking has a mixed reputation. Venture capitalists and entrepreneurs thrive on it — it can lead to fame and fortune. But when it comes to our kids and relationships lots of us worry that risk taking will turn into recklessness. WHYY’s health reporter Taunya English spoke with psychologist Dan Gottlieb about finding a balance.

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