How to Handle a Hot Temper

Some people seem ready to explode with little to no provocation, all the time. The source of anger may lie in anxiety and depression. There's a surprisingly high rate of irritability among people with major depressive disorder, with 26 to 49 percent experiencing attacks of rage.

The Hopping Mad

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

New research shows how anxiety and depression explain why people get angry.

The Cycle of Rage

By Arash Emamzadeh

A new study examines a model of how anger is perpetuated in relationships.
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The Anger Habit

By Steven Stosny, Ph.D.

Why do we automatically make bad matters worse?
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Switching Off Anger

By R. Douglas Fields Ph.D.

Research on how energizing neurons with a weak scalp electrode suppresses anger.