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3 hrs ago | World Magazine

Are churchgoing Christians really succumbing to culture creep?

A couple's sexual history is tied to their happiness in marriage, researchers with the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: University of Virginia, Science

7 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Considerations Regarding the Unification of Psychology

As evidenced by the Review of General Psychology June 2013 special issue , the most recent issue of the Journal of Theoretical and Philosphical Psychology , claims by evolutionary psychologists that their perspective represents a unifying view, books by Arthur Staats and myself , and recent discussions on the Society for Theoretical and ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Cognitive Complexes: Everyone's Hang-up-Especially Sex

Psychoanalysis introduced complex to psychology, signifying a tangle of ideas, memories , and emotions rooted in the unconscious and usually derived from early childhood : notoriously, the "Oedipus complex" .

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8 hrs ago | Fox News

Knee replacement may go poorly for people who think life isn't fair

People who tend to blame others for their suffering and think setbacks in their lives are irreparable tend to report more pain after knee replacement surgery, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Science, Arthritis, Health

12 hrs ago | PsychCentral

Best of Our Blogs: August 22, 2014

If you're constantly stumbling over relationships with relatives, co-workers, friends and romantic partners, you're probably fed up.

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17 hrs ago | Psychology Today

The Psychology of Hidden Disability

My hidden disability is hearing loss, but the psychological, emotional, and professional ramifications I experience are true for anyone with a hidden disability.

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Related Topix: Audiology, Medicine, Science

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

The mind and soul need treatment along with the body [Commentary]

While the roles of depression and addiction in Robin William's suicide were the focus of most news stories about his death, perhaps the headlines should have focused on his recent diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, highlighting the intricate relationships between neurological diseases and mental health conditions.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Parkinson's Disease, Science, Opinion

The Daily Beast

Real Housewives' Makes You ViolentBy Charlotte Lytton

It's no longer just your mom who thinks trashy TV is bad for you: a new study has found that reality shows make viewers more aggressive.

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Related Topix: Science, Michigan, Central Michigan University

Medical Daily

Nocebo Effect Shows We're All A Bunch Of Worriers: Wind Farms, WiFi, And Cancer

Earlier this June, researchers from the Canadian consulting firm Instrinsik published a 60-study review looking at the scientific basis for so-called "wind turbine syndrome."

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Related Topix: Health, Brain Cancer, Science

Daily Mail

Psychologist charged with sexual assault after billing insurers for ...

Psychologist charged with sexual assault after billing insurers for 'touching therapy' that included rubbing his patients' privates as his WIFE sat next door Dr Richard Lenhart, 53, charged with sexual assault for allegedly abusing one patient for 17 years and another for seven Do no harm: Dr Richard Lenhart, 53, is facing a slew of sexual assault ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science, State College, PA

KISU-TV Pocatello

Discovering Psychology - Updated Edition

Cognitive neuroscience represents the attempt to understand mental processes at the level of the brain's functioning and not merely from information-processing models and theories.

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Mother Jones

Why Racism Is Bad For Your Brain

In his press conference Monday discussing the shooting of an unarmed black teenager and the ongoing crisis in Ferguson, Missouri, President Obama addressed the continuing prevalence of racial inequality in the US.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Science, UC Santa Barbara

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Psychology Today

The Psychology of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

You have very likely either participated in or have observed others do the recent ALS Ice Bucket Challenge that has sweep the nation in recent days.

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Psychology Today

How Negative Thoughts are Ruining Your Life

Last year, a study of more than 30,000 people revealed that harping on negative life events can be the prime predictor of some of today's most common mental health problems.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Science

The Washington Post

Howard University doctoral student is trying to organize bus trip to attend Ferguson rally

A Howard University graduate student is trying to raise funds to charter a bus from Washington, D.C. to Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Howard University, Science, Anonymous, Pop/Rock

The Daily Star

Personality Quizzes

My Facebook feed is flooded with personality quizzes. After making faces at these for a couple of times, I eventually gave in to the quizzes because I realised it's too late to not look for the unanswered questions in life.

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TheStreet.com

Why Target's Earnings Warning Isn't Pummeling the Stock

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KFVS12

'Affluenza' teen's father arrested for impersonating cop

Frederick Couch, the father of a teen who made national headlines as the "affluenza" teen, was arrested for impersonating a police officer.

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Sys-Con Media

Suicide Is Not the Answer: Meehl Foundation Offers Effective...

According to research published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, as many as 50% of people with diagnosed bipolar disorder will attempt suicide at least once.

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The Raw Story

The psychology of comedy: Where humor and psychosis overlap

"Many people say that comics are psychopaths," says the standup Jason Byrne , who should know what he's talking about after almost two decades in the business.

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