September 16 - 22

September 16 - 22

Wrap up in the cool weather with these smart reads, including the quality of your relationship, brain cholesterol, the fear of change, and more.
14 Questions to Ask About the Quality of Your Relationship

The Quality of Your Relationship

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Common elements in all good relationships
Low Brain Cholesterol—Separating Fact from Fiction

Low Brain Cholesterol

By Georgia Ede MD
How statin drugs and plant-based diets actually affect your mental health
Early Adolescence and the Fear of Change

Early Adolescence and Fear of Change

By Carl E Pickhardt Ph.D.
Developmental change can feel scary.
The Winner Shouldn't Take It All

The Winner Shouldn't Take It All

By Chengwei Liu Ph.D.
Many winners are simply the luckiest.
Praising Children May Encourage Them to Cheat

Should We Praise Children?

By David Ludden Ph.D.
Distinguishing between ability praise and performance praise.
Cartoon Villains, Stress, and Health: Kim and The Donald

Kim and The Donald

By Daniel P. Keating Ph.D.
Trump and Kim Jong-Un's bellicosity raises global stress, and harms our health.
Something Old, Something New, Something Tattooed

Something Old, Something New

By A.J. Marsden, Ph.D., and William Nesbitt, Ph.D.
Something Tattooed