Rein In Your Impulses

Rein In Your Impulses

Why Not?

Resisting the impulse to overeat can be harder after holidays

Tame Your Temptations

Being honest about your self-control.

Intoxicating Behaviors: 300 Vaginas = A Lot of Dopamine

Why are porn and junk food so tempting?

Impulse control: Why is it harder than ever?

It is so hard to say no when you want to say yes!

Voraciously Yours....

When it comes to SAT reading, better to be perspicacious than voracious.

Feeling Deprived? Beware of Casinos

Can feeling deprived lead to gambling?

The Chocolate Meditation – Perfect For Mindfulness Day

"Time to Meditate while eating a bar of chocolate..."

As I Predicted, Serena's Boorish and Threatening Behavior Continues

People think it's normal and fine for Serena to physically threaten officials

Smoking and Supportive Texts

Smokers intent on quitting responded well to supportive text messages.

Blame Throwers, Credit Grabbers, and You

Handling a different kind of credit crisis at work

To Lose the Weight, You Gotta Change How You Relate (to Food)

Why behavioral skills are the key to long-term weight loss

How the Weiner, Schwarzenegger, and Edwards Sex Scandals Helped Me

He had been living under a black cloud of depression.

Are We Good? Or Bad? Or Both?

Yes, there is hope for the human race

Introverts and the Home Office

The home office is great for introverts, until it's not.

Narcissism Isn't for Everybody

Look at yourself. No, look at me.

Why Can't I Get the Job Done on Time?

Am I passive-aggressive or just disorganized?

How to Mainline Sugar, Carbs and Fat: Bingeing and the Blues

Bipolar Disorder or Binge Eating Disorder?

I’m a social smoker: Who are you kidding?

The slippery slope from social smoking to two packs a day

Beat Your Email and Texting Impulses

Five fallacies that fuel our tech stress.

Childhood as an Impulse Control Disorder (Part 2)

Can "untamed" childhood impulsivity lead to addiction?

When Does Mothering Become Smothering? Part 1

Parents' impluse is to coddle, but how much is too much.

Don't Touch That! Avoiding Impulse Spending

Why we are more likely to buy things we've touched.

We're All ADHD Now

What's the best defense against the manipulation of our attention?

Feeling Good--Vs. Feeling Good About Ourselves (Part 1)

Can feeling good lead you to feel bad?

An Alternative View of "Compulsive" Gambling

Gambling is not a "disease" that one catches like the flu

Do People with ADHD Cheat More?

Could a gene variation influence infidelity?

Taking Charge: Shopping and Eating Binges

Can eating and shopping impulses be controlled?