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By Shahram Heshmat Ph.D. on January 18, 2022 in Science of Choice
Feeling psychologically close to one’s distant self motivates more farsighted decisions.
By Yoo Jung Kim M.D. on January 17, 2022 in Apple a Day
Healthcare workers have shown awe-inspiring resilience. But the pandemic continues to chip away at their well-being, with no end in sight.
By David Ludden Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Talking Apes
A friends-with-benefits relationship is more than just a casual fling but short of a long-term commitment, and the rules of engagement vary widely from couple to couple.
By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on January 17, 2022 in Evidence-Based Living
Americans are eating more meat than ever. How does that affect our health?
By Gia Marson, Ed.D., and Danielle Keenan-Miller, Ph.D. on January 18, 2022 in The Binge Eating Prevention Plan
Why is eating healthy so hard to pull off? Because healthy eating is only partially about food. Discover how to revolutionize your eating habits for the long term.
By Adam A. Rogers Ph.D. on January 18, 2022 in Thriving Teens
Masculinity isn't toxic, but many familiar portrayals of manhood are. Here are some suggestions for helping your boy navigate stereotypes about masculinity.
By Robert Puff Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Meditation for Modern Life
Pain is an event that inevitably all humans experience at some point in their lives.
By Jeremy E. Sherman Ph.D., MPP on January 17, 2022 in Jerkology
If you wince at the thought of calling out systematically arrogant people, here are some thoughts on whether it's morally acceptable.
By Kristy Lee Hochenberger on January 17, 2022 in Love in the Age of Narcissism
Being with a narcissist will cost you more than your sanity. Some narcissists cause their partners extreme financial distress and ruin.
By Joanne Broder Sumerson Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Research Notes
Do you have an awkward dynamic with your professor? Here are some helpful dos and don'ts.
By Timmen L. Cermak MD on January 17, 2022 in Healing from Addiction
The chicken-and-egg question of whether cannabis causes schizophrenia or schizophrenia causes cannabis use is still not clear. But science is getting closer to the answer.
By Steven Taylor Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in You, Me, & Psychology
What are love songs telling us about the science to love?
By Izzy Kalman on January 17, 2022 in Resilience to Bullying
A dolphin trainer discovered a more effective solution to bullying than the one developed by the world's foremost bullying authority.
By Linda Nielsen Ed.D. on January 17, 2022 in Fathers & Daughters
Good fathering makes daughters healthier for a lifetime. Here's how.
By Albert Rothenberg, M.D. on January 17, 2022 in Creative Explorations
Although anorexia has long been considered to be a manifestation of depression, it may be more helpful to view it as a kind of OCD.
By David Scharff M.D. on January 17, 2022 in A Psychoanalytic Exploration
No one truly knows what the future will hold—but here's what we know about living with uncertainty.
By Nick Byrd Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Upon Reflection
Should our country's needs come before greater needs in other countries? Christian leaders like Dr. King had a view, but some Christians disagreed. They also disagreed about race.
By Nancy Darling Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Thinking About Kids
Bret Stephens suggests we are a culture that is "together alone." How can we help children develop the skills to be happy alone and play well with others?
By Judith J. Wurtman Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in The Antidepressant Diet
Many people crave foods, overindulge, and gain weight. Few reflect on the reasons why, or address the changes required for a healthier approach.
By Susan Pease Gadoua L.C.S.W. on January 17, 2022 in Contemplating Divorce
Stay married for the kids and suffer, or divorce? A common dilemma with a creative solution.
By Christine B. L. Adams M.D. on January 17, 2022 in Living on Automatic
Ever wonder why you have emotionally charged, categorical appraisals of people? Discover how to discard all-or-nothing patterns of reacting to ourselves and others.
By Cynthia Baum-Baicker Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Clinical Wisdom for a New World
For many, the feelings of despondence and anxiety from early 2020 have returned as Omicron has spiked. Here's how aesthetic immersion can help combat them.
By Tchiki Davis, Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Click Here for Happiness
How can we work towards better knowing our worth so that life's slings and arrows don't affect us so much?
By Jessica Del Pozo, Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Being Awake Better
How much influence do we have over the body's clocks? Cancer cells tell us that it is much more than we think.
By Brad Waters MSW on January 17, 2022 in Design Your Path
Seeking creative inspiration or the answer to a problem? Try asking your sleep.
By Barbara Greenberg Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in The Teen Doctor
Dealing with disappointment in healthy ways can be life-changing.
By Annie Wright LMFT on January 17, 2022 in Making the Whole Beautiful
There's so much opportunity in being the "black sheep" of a family.
By Rick Hanson Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Your Wise Brain
Our minds are hauled along in a culture without a speed limit. How can we free ourselves and rest our minds?
By Gary Wenk Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in Your Brain on Food
Studies show that the best approach is to balance the benefits and risks of eating.
By Timothy A Carey Ph.D. on January 17, 2022 in In Control
On a level playing field, we can all enjoy the supreme magnificence of which we are capable.
By Kristen A Carter M.S. on January 17, 2022 in Health and Human Nature
There is a deep disconnect between how we think of exercise and eating well and what is actually motivates us to incorporate them into our lives.
By Ran D. Anbar M.D. on January 17, 2022 in Understanding Hypnosis
There are many positive steps that can be undertaken to help yourself move forward through the grieving process.
By Fern Schumer Chapman on January 17, 2022 in Brothers, Sisters, Strangers
The pandemic has made us acutely aware of our own mortality—and led many estranged siblings to consider reconciliation. What’s the best approach to reconnecting?
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