What prompts us to share on social media and why do we share the things we do? Science has started to figure this out.
Date Posted: December 26, 2015
"Don't tell me what happens!" Spoilers do reduce enjoyment, but not as much as you might think, research shows.
When you hear the word “Christmas”, what are the first five words that instantly pop into your head? This was the question asked in a new study that led researchers to suggest that differences in food parenting styles for special occasions, may ...
Categories: Child Development, ParentingGO
What happens when you cut ties with your family, or your family cuts ties with you? The high emotional and psychological cost of family estrangement.
Categories: Family ProblemsGO
We can learn to empathize with strangers. A new study finds that surprisingly positive experiences with people from another group trigger a learning effect in the brain, which increases empathy.
New research suggests that to avoid people thinking you're stupid, above all you need to refrain from undertaking risky tasks for which you lack suitable knowledge or skills.
Categories: Emotional IntelligenceGO
Proceed with extreme caution when your family starts to share recollections about you that you yourself don’t remember.
Categories: Blended Family IssuesGO
The mirror becomes an object that they cannot live without. They fall in love with their own reflection and believe that they deserve special treatment, becoming aggressive if they don't receive it. A new study has analysed factors that create ...
Categories: Teenage IssuesGO
New research suggests millennial moms are more confident about having parenting nailed than moms of other generations.
Most people can tell if you’re angry based on the way you’re acting. What about the way you move a computer mouse?
Categories: Anger ManagementGO
Holiday time can be brutal when you're newly single, but you can do it!
Categories: Relationships & MarriageGO
Santa Claus performers struggle with fulfilling the role of old St Nic due to an acute awareness of the sensitivities around interactions with children.
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent IssuesGO
Psychological imbalances or issues that a person may be experiencing in their life are often manifested as physical, biological illnesses.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical IssuesGO
Work stress hangs around long after you leave the office.
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People vary according to different personality traits, such as extraversion or conscientiousness, and new research suggests that they also vary according to a particular cognitive trait: distractibility.
Categories: Adult ADHD, Personality problemsGO