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In the classic film "When Harry Met Sally," Meg Ryan's character famously claimed that "most women at one time or another have faked it."
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5 hrs ago | The Town Talk
Dozens of people filled the sanctuary of River of Life Church Wednesday to listen to a discussion about Adolph Hitler's psychological well-being.
9 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
For 41 years, Vern Jones has molded young minds at Lewis and Clark College. But when classes end this spring, so will his teaching career.
12 hrs ago | Science, Industry and Business
When the task at hand requires some imagination, taking a walk may lead to more creative thinking than sitting, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.
17 hrs ago | Alabama Live
A mobile home in Warrior was wrecked by storms on April 27, 2011. A mobile home is one of the worst places to be during severe weather -- experts say you'd be better off riding out the storm in a ditch.
20 hrs ago | Dalhousie News
Dr. Natalie Rosen, of the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, is developing new supportive approaches for women and couples coping with genital pain.
Psychologist Kris Rose, who specializes in PTSD, said the coming months are a crucial time to watch for signs of distress.
A new study finds that scare tactics might do the opposite of what they intend; they may actually lead to lower scores on exams.
Or maybe you curse a baby princess because you didn't get invited to her christening, as in "Sleeping Beauty" and its latest incarnation, the upcoming movie "Maleficent."
A teen stowaway who survived a five-hour flight hidden in the wheel well of a jetliner is recovering at a Hawaii hospital, a state health official said.
Judges in child custody cases often do not consider social science research that shows gay and lesbian parents to be as fit as heterosexual ones, says a new study from Philadelphia's Drexel University.
UCSB's Counseling and Psychological Services is seeking a funding increase of $21.39 through a new fee initiative in this week's election ballot.
New research suggests the tax office should expand the list of acceptable explanations for procrastinators' yearly extension requests and late tax filings.
'The big question Holocaust survivors want to know," according to psychologist Eva Fogelman, "is will the Third Generation [their grandchildren] continue to tell of the destruction of European Jewry, or will the story die with us, the survivors?" It took two generations 40 years "for the silence to be broken, for psychological denial to erode, and ... (more)
However, solving these issues won't have a significant impact until the basic product is modified to resolve the psychological barriers that have impeded its success.
The ground-breaking book on recovery from alcoholism "Phoenix in a Bottle" by Lilian and Murdoch MacDonald from Ayrshire, Scotland has been re-published in new paperback and e-book editions.
Psychologists label five personality traits and explain which increase and decrease with age.