Violent Video Games can Reduce Empathy in Players

Video games do not enjoy the best of reputations. Violent games in particular have been linked with aggression, antisocial behaviour and alienation among teens. For example, one study found that playing a mere 10 minutes of a violent video game was ...

Jan 5

Categories: Empathy

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The Real Cause of Alzheimer's

The actual cause of Alzheimer's does not lie just in the brain, according to new research.

Dec 27

Categories: Adult psychological development, Other, Parenting

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An Ultra-Brief Test For Anxiety Disorders

Research finds this ultra-brief test which can quickly and effectively identify an anxiety problem.

Dec 22

Categories: Anxiety

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Double The Depression Risk Linked To This Sleep Style

Running in the family, this effect is linked to a greater risk of depression, research finds.

Dec 21

Categories: Depression

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Identified: Little-Known Anxiety and Depression Symptom

Research finds an anxiety and depression symptom that doctors do not frequently recognize. It is a little known sign that can help identify depression and anxiety more quickly.

Dec 13

Categories: Anxiety, Depression

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The Age At Which People Are Happiest With Their Lives

A longitudinal study of over 30 years reveal the age at which people are the happiest in their lives.

Dec 8

Categories: Happiness, Other

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Personality Traits That Protect Against Depression

Two personality traits, when in conjunction, has proven found to counter the effects of depression positively. Extroversion, and conscientiousness.

Dec 6

Categories: Depression, Other

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The Easiest Way To Boost Long-Term Memory

With the easiest method you can ever imagine, long term memory can be boosted. Find out how!

Dec 6

Categories: Other

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5 Amazing Facts You Should Know About Memory and Recall

Human memory and recall is something that is fascinating to understand and experience, and it works nothing like a computer! Here is a 5-point guide to the psychology of memory and recall.

Dec 5

Categories: Other

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A Fascinating Sign That You Have A High IQ

Research finds that people with high IQ's find it easier to keep time. Good timing is important but it is something that seems to be built in to the brains of the more intelligent.

Dec 4

Categories: Other

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The Most Irrational Self-Enhancing Bias of All: Belief In Our Moral ...

Most of us believe that we are more intelligent, harder-working and better at anything in particular, than average. When it comes to certain moral qualities, our personal sense of superiority is so inflated, research suggests. Even jailed criminals ...

Nov 30

Categories: Other, Self-Confidence, Self-Esteem

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The Surprising Effect of Coffee on Mental Health

New research shows how coffee consumption is linked to health. Coffee, when consumed in moderation, can provide an array of benefits for your body, both physically and mentally.

Nov 29

Categories: Mental Health in Asia

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One Critical Mineral For Mental Health: The Relationship between ...

A wide range of mental health processes can be altered by the absence of this one essential element - magnesium. And that's apart from its physical benefits. It's a critical mineral that you may not get enough of!

Nov 28

Categories: Depression

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How To Keep Calm When Conflict Strikes

Conflict is something that is encountered by everyone at some point as we move along with our day. However, our attitude towards it and ultimately how we handle it makes all the difference.

Nov 28

Categories: Anger Management, Other

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Using Smarphones Undermine The Enjoyment of Face-to-Face Social ...

Looking at your phone whilst having a meal with friends or family? Be careful. New studies finds that the use of smartphones undermine the enjoyment you attain from face-to-face social interactions.

Nov 24

Categories: Other

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