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MANHATTAN, Kansas - Close your eyes and open them. How long does it take you to recognize the location? Now turn your head to the right.
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Kane County's five clinical forensic psychologists tasked with evaluating the ability of criminal defendants, including alleged sex offenders, to stand trial perform their work in an isolated building with no security.
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Psychologists from left Ted Wilson, PhD; Mary Vaughn, Psy.D; and Edwin Oliver, Psy.
In September 1917, the weekly journal Nature published a lively exchange between the authors of a book entitled Shell Shock and Its Lessons and a critic of the book.
Dieting at a young age might set the stage for harmful health habits, including eating disorders, according to new research.
In the study, researchers asked students to watch an animation of a figure that could be perceived as moving toward or away from the viewer, and found that the students who exercised viewed the figure as less threatening.
You use a whole lot more than 10% of your brain-but a common fallacy that says otherwise is nonetheless the central premise of a new movie Now there are three Lucys I have to keep straight: The 3.2 million year old Australopithecus unearthed in Ethiopia in 1974; the eponymous star of the inexplicably celebrated 1950s sitcom I Love Lucy ; and, most ... (more)
Despite saving thousands of lives yearly, nearly half of organ transplant surgeons report a low sense of personal accomplishment and 40% feel emotionally exhausted, according to a new national study on transplant surgeon burnout.
New research suggests material items designed to create or enhance an experience can make shoppers just as happy as performance of life activities.
* Stay healthy through exercise, good nutrition and sleep; resist overeating or abusing alcohol and other substances.
A psychology researcher at North Carolina State University is proposing a new theory to explain why older adults show declining cognitive ability with age, but don't necessarily show declines in the workplace or daily life.
The Psychology of Babies by Lynne Murray is a fascinating frame-by-frame insight into infant minds - but it may turn you into a judgemental armchair expert THIS book should carry a health warning: reading it will probably make you yearn for another baby, but it may also make you worry if you've done a good enough job with your existing ones.
A Tel Aviv University study shows Israeli youths exposed to protracted conflict suffer higher levels of anxiety and depression than their US counterparts.
We know that happiness and social connection can have positive benefits on health.
SkyTrain passengers stand on a Skytrain car traveling east from Commercial-Broadway station during the afternoon rush in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday July 22, 2014.
This will not surprise most dog owners: Dogs can act jealous, finds a new study from the University of California, San Diego.
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