Top 25 List: October 2012

The more popular reads of the month.

8. Six Things You Need to Know About Life Change

By Gina Barreca Ph.D.
There's almost nothing you can't alter yet there's a cost for every alteration.

1. Awesome: E Pluribus Unum

By Christopher Peterson Ph.D.
We are all the same, and each of us is unique, in death and in life.

3. The Social Skill That Can Change Your Life

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Six easy ways to remember names and faces

4. Four Signs That Healthy Love Is On Its Way

By Ken Page L.C.S.W.
How to find love that can last

12. How to Turn Off Your Worrying

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Control worrying by controlling your brain's worry patterns.

5. You Are Who You Date

By Samantha Joel
People incorporate their romantic interests' flaws into their self-concepts.

2. What a Woman's Walk Says about Her

By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.
Women at peak levels of fertility have sexier gaits

6. ‘I Love My Husband, But Not Passionately’

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
Four roads to being with the one you love

9. Soy and Seizures

By Kaayla T. Daniel Ph.D., C.C.N.
Risks for people with Alzheimer's, Down Syndrome, Fragile X, and Autism

10. Sex and the Single Primate

By Glenn Croston Ph.D.
A pretty face can lead men to take greater risks.

11. How to Respond to Negativity

By Peter Bregman
A three-step process for effectively turning around negative people

7. Are You A Pursuer or A Distancer?

By Harriet Lerner Ph.D.
What happens when pursuers meet distancers.

13. Bad News for Atheists

By Stanton Peele Ph.D.
Sally Quinn's spiritual journey to nowhere

21. Seven Keys to Long-Term Relationship Success

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
7 keys to making your love last

14. The Hard Romantic Choice

By Aaron Ben-Zeév Ph.D.
‘I never had a one-night stand, but I yearn for a profound extramarital affair.'

16. Your Face’s Sex-Typed Messages

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
How sex-typing affects the way others see you

17. Seize Control of Your Dreams

By Christian Jarrett Ph.D
Four myths and one surprising fact about sleep

25. Relationship Trouble?

By David Finch
What to do when your partner won't change

18. Facebook-Stalking Your Ex: Or, How NOT to Move On

By Jordan Gaines Lewis, Ph.D.
Why keeping tabs on an old flame can prevent you from going forward

15. Flirt vs. Tease: What's the Difference?

By Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.
Is there a morality to flirting?

19. Ten Things Not Worth Tolerating

By Paula Davis-Laack J.D., M.A.P.P.
Be happier and more productive when you stop putting up with these 10 issues.

22. How Memories Influence Behavior

By Peter Noel Murray Ph.D.
Which product experiences will bring luxury brand consumers back again?

23. I'm Sexy and I Feel Great About Me

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Sexualization and a woman’s self-esteem

24. For Lasting Love: Say These Words to Your Honey

By Susan Biali M.D.
What you say can predict the future of your relationship.

20. Love, Sex, and the Brain

By Melanie Greenberg Ph.D.
Does neuroscience hold the key to a lifetime of passionate love?