Psychology News and Research Briefs
Brief summaries of the latest news related to mental health and mental illness, as well as brief abstracts of the latest research in anxiety, depression, ADHD, learning disabilities, and more.
Twitter Study Shows Global Mood Swings
Tweets reveal universal patterns in mood.
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Study Shows: Nice Guys Do Finish Last
Getting passed up for promotions for the jerk in the cubicle next to you? Your niceness really may be to blame--especially if you're a man.
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Are Meat-Eaters Selfish?
New studies examine the psychological significance of meat-eating.
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How Debt Empowers Today's Youth
Credit card and student loan debt is linked to high self-esteem in twentysomethings.
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Does Facebook Put Teens at Risk for Depression?
The American Academy of Pediatrics cautions parents about social media dangers.
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Diet 'Main Cause of ADHD'
Study conclusively links ADHD and diet in many children.
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Low Salaries, Long Hours Stress US Workers
Survey shows low salary and few opportunities for growth among worker worries.
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No Relationship Between Abortion and Mental Health Risks
A new study from Denmark has found that women who terminate a pregnancy face no increased mental health risk, although women who give birth do.
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Buying Generics Hurts Self-Esteem
Two studies reveal the hidden power of name brands.
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Success in Adulthood Linked to Childhood Impulsivity
What if an individual's success and health could be traced back to a childhood single factor? According to new research, it can.
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