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By Tara Peris Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Touchy Subject
Why don’t the same treatments for BFRBs yield the same results in all patients? The answer may lie deep inside our bodies.
By Chester S Spell Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Team Spirit
Just when you think there is nothing more to learn from the legendary Apollo flights, there are more surprises.
By Nancy L. Segal Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Twofold
Do you have a natural twin lab at home?
By Mary Bates Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in Animal Minds
Octopuses represent an alternative evolutionary path towards intelligence.
By Polly Campbell on July 17, 2019 in Imperfect Spirituality
Need to get out of your head and stop overthinking everything? Start by leaving your house.
By Hannah Rose LCPC on July 17, 2019 in Working Through Shame
Self love begins and ends internally; It cannot be contingent on how others feel about us, what they think about us, or what they say about us.
By Samoon Ahmad M.D. on July 17, 2019 in Balanced
Meditation, particularly mindful meditation, teaches those who practice it to focus on the present moment, breath by breath
By Adi Jaffe Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in All About Addiction
When you mirror the behavior of others it helps them connect to you more intimately. So what does that have to do with compulsion?
By Nigel Barber Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in The Human Beast
Because other species do not have our communicative skills it is easy to assume they lack an interior mental life. That may be a mistake.
By Judith J. Wurtman Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in The Antidepressant Diet
Growing into adolescence is supposed to be the best time of your life. Being overweight often prevents this age of discovery and happiness.
By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Cutting-Edge Leadership
Why fairness is so important in the workplace.
By Justin J Lehmiller Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in The Myths of Sex
The new book "Three Women" offers a deep dive into how infidelity impacts women, and the degree to which women sex-shame other women.
By Sam Louie MA, LMHC on July 17, 2019 in Minority Report
President Trump's tweet, effectively saying, "Go back to where you came from" to several Congresswomen, is a prime example of the racism ethnic minorities face.
By Judith E. Glaser on July 17, 2019 in Conversational Intelligence
How culture shapes our brain and sense of self.
By Randi Hutter Epstein M.D. on July 17, 2019 in Birth, Babies, and Beyond
Are bogus cure-all remedies a thing of the past, or an ongoing 21st-century phenomenon?
By David P Schmitt Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Sexual Personalities
Agreements, ghost disagreements, and points for continued debate about sex differences.
By OSU Ross Center for Brain Health and Performance on July 17, 2019 in The Social Brain
Is it time to treat concussions differently? A team doctor and former football player say yes!
By Steven Stosny, Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in Anger in the Age of Entitlement
Once the mind becomes convinced that it needs something, pursuit of it can easily become obsessive, compulsive, or addictive.
By David J Bredehoft Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in The Age of Overindulgence
One way to evaluate the question is to look at some current statistics through the lens of childhood overindulgence.
By Stanley Coren PhD., DSc, FRSC on July 17, 2019 in Canine Corner
Both dogs and humans have social hierarchies, but dogs do not respond to differences in social rank in the same way that people do.
By The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research on July 17, 2019 in Evidence-Based Living
A new systematic review details the most effective steps you can take to decrease your carbon footprint.
By Christopher Bergland on July 17, 2019 in The Athlete's Way
A new review of the history and current state of "microdosing" psychedelics unearths more questions than answers.
By Jodi Klugman-Rabb LMFT on July 17, 2019 in Finding Family
Has mom manipulated you to keep the family secret? A few tips to handle a narcissist will go a long way.
By Grant Hilary Brenner MD, FAPA on July 17, 2019 in ExperiMentations
Being curious and candid about our own vulnerabilities equips us to better protect ourselves, and to know who to open up to when we're ready.
By Marty Nemko Ph.D. on July 17, 2019 in How To Do Life
Four tips presented in context.
By Linda and Charlie Bloom on July 16, 2019 in Stronger at the Broken Places
A German study from the 1980s found that the men who kissed their wives before going to work in the morning lived an average of five years longer.
By Erin Leonard Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in Peaceful Parenting
Why the love of your life might turn out to be the bane of your existence.
By Susan Heitler Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in Resolution, Not Conflict
Dale Peterson was a masterful energy therapist. In honor of his death, I am sharing some of his powerful techniques and innovations.
By Valentina Stoycheva Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in The Everyday Unconscious
The dangerous legacy of Renѐ Descartes' mind-body dualism.
By David Ludden Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in Talking Apes
Couples who express their appreciation build happy marriages, but it only takes one partner with an ungrateful attitude to bring the relationship down.
By Yellowlees Douglas Ph.D. on July 16, 2019 in How Writing Works
Email overload is so bad that some of us are charging senders to read it.
By Jennifer Guttman Psy.D. on July 16, 2019 in Sustainable Life Satisfaction
Did you know the average person makes 35,000 decisions a day? These 7 tips will help you manage your decision-making.
By Andrew Fishman on July 16, 2019 in Video Game Health
Violent video games are often blamed for making people who play them aggressive or violent. What does the research actually say?
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