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  1. The case for Medicare Locals: treat patients at GPs, not hospitalsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Crikey

    Without an effective approach to the prevention and management of chronic disease in the community we will continue to spend more on hospital care while achieving poorer health outcomes.

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  2. The 3 Qualities of First-Wave EmployeesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... of hires , I think it's important to first define what I mean by a "startup," and then to try to understand the psychology of individuals who are attracted to this kind of entity. The term "startup" is a very general one, so let's refine it a bit: ...

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  3. Social Desirability Bias: How Psych Can Salvage Econo-Cynicism, by Bryan CaplanRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... stronger empirical ground than economists themselves have managed to demonstrate. Though we've often belittled psychology, it's ably served us for decades. Perhaps if economists give psychologists some much-deserved credit for Social Desirability ...

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  4. What's Wrong With CriticismRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Psychology Today

    "Criticism is the only reliable form of autobiography," Oscar Wilde said, because it tells you more about the psychology of the critic than the people he or she criticizes.

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  5. Research Would Prevent Drivers From Falling Asleep at WheelRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | American Society for Quality

    ... up to sensors to check the brain, heart and breathing." Working with Linda Laatsch, director of rehabilitation psychology in the College of Medicine, and Jason Leigh, former director of the Electronic Visualization Laboratory in the College of ...

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  6. Is Loneliness Just Another Form of Depression?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Psychology Today

    ... (2006). Loneliness as a specific risk factor for depressive symptoms: cross-sectional and longitudinal analyses. Psychology and Aging , 21 (1), 140-51. Cacioppo, J. T., & Patrick, W. (2008). Loneliness: Human nature and the need for social ...

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  7. Study: Mate can often judge lover's pleasureRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... to see how couples stacked up. "On average, both men and women did well," said Erin Fallis, study author and psychology graduate student of the University of Waterloo in Ontario. "They had, overall, accurate and unbiased perceptions of their ...

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  8. What's New In The Community: April 2014Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Circle

    Jennifer Waltman, a Saint Mary's University of Minnesota student in the Doctor of Psychology program, was one of 24 leaders recently awarded a 2014 Bush Fellowship.

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  9. 5 Tips to Make Your Commute Work for Your FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | IVillage

    The time it takes you to leave the office and rejoin your family offers a valuable opportunity to decompress and transition from career woman to nurturing mom.

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  10. Home improvement: New can appliances add a pop of color to the kitchenRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... of black, white or stainless steel mixers and blenders, this branding started as a form of artwork rather than psychology. “They’ve been increasingly designed to stay on the counter as art,” said Wes Hutchinson, professor of marketing ...

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  11. 5 Ways to Brace Your Appetite for the Chilly WeatherRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | Psychology Today

    Brrrrr. It's cold out there! It's likely that you've gotten out your gloves, ice scraper and boots.

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  12. Research Finds We Get Nicer as We AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... and decrease with age. But what's hard-wired and what's amenable to change? Elizabeth Bernstein and Colby College psychology professor Christopher Soto join Lunch Break. Photo: Getty. A few years ago, Brandon Green was sitting on the couch, brooding ...

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  13. New Hypnosis Centre opens in GuelphRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... psychotherapy practitioner. Phil has a solid background in the mental health field. He has a Masters degree in psychology and for the past 25+ years has moved through a full range of positions in the social service and mental health fields. He has ...

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  14. Groundbreaking: We can predict cognitive styles, and here's howRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ESchool News

    ... differences in cognition across different disciplines," says researcher Maria Kozhevnikov, associate professor in psychology at the National University of Singapore; associate in Neuroscience at Massachusetts General Hospital; and lead author of the ...

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  15. Marianne Sciucco, Author of Alzheimer's Love Story 'Blue...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Marianne Sciucco, registered nurse and author of award-winning Kindle bestseller "Blue Hydrangeas," an Alzheimer's love story, will speak at the Alzheimer's Association's Hudson Valley/Westchester/Rockland Chapter's Spring Educational Conference "Facing Alzheimer's Disease: Improving Quality of Life" on Monday, April 28th at Orange Regional Medical ... (more)

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  16. WSU researchers tackle 'virtually ignored' psychological study of spiteRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Washington State University psychology professor David Marcus has measured spitefulness with a test similar to those used for other personality traits.

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  17. John Rosemond: Animal abuser needs to be evaluatedRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    Question: My 18-year-old son and a slightly younger friend recently found some mice and decided to dispose of them.

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  18. Understanding more about Parkinsona s diseaseRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... mobility of the facial muscles and is one of the lesser acknowledged symptoms of the disease. Waikato University psychology student Adrienne Wootton is studying facial masking for her PhD and would like to talk to people with the disease, their ...

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  19. Study in CAR Links Mental Health and MalnutritionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A sick internally displaced Muslim girl sits next to her mother in a house in the town of Boda, April 15, 2014.

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  20. Campus reacts to students death in Portage Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAOW

    ... Bright. "It's just shocking." According to the university, Axlen was a biology major from Mukwonago. Reeder was a psychology major from Wisconsin Rapids. He was also involved in ROTC. "He was just a free spirit," said Bright. "He just loved life and ...

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