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Moby and Existentialism: It’s All in the Family For Moby, acceptance of the absurdity of life is what helps him to recognize that he may never fully understand certain ontological questions regarding the nature of our existence.
What your favorite drink may say about you Old preconceptions and prejudices about drinks based on gender appear to be dying out.
Scientists find astonishing way to erase bad memories Researchers found that trying to push away your thoughts about the less obvious, background aspects of such memories was key to intentionally forgetting something.
Ways obesity can weigh on the brain Research reveals how extra pounds can affect everything from neural function to mental health.
Yoga may improve memory better than brain training Study participants who practiced yoga had more improvement in visual-spatial memory, and saw bigger reductions in their symptoms of depression and anxiety than did the brain-training group.
Bipolar? Don’t drink! don’t smoke! What do you do? Are you singing or humming the tune from my subject line? Then you might have been around in the 80’s. To be exact, FEBRUARY 12, 1983 and the song you’re singing … ...
Why Can Our Brain Change Between Depressed and Manic States? An exploration of brain research on personality disorders.
Can Therapy Help for Self-Harm? The problem of self-harm is growing, especially among teens and young adults. People engage in self-harm — such as cutting, self-injury, or even self-poisoning, for a wide variety of reasons. But the real question is how to help a person who is self-harming. Self-harm also … ...
Brain images reveal first physical evidence that AA prayers reduce cravings Members Alcoholics Anonymous who recited AA prayers after viewing drinking-related images reported less craving for alcohol after praying, according to a new study.
1 Million Steps for OCD It seems like there’s an awareness walk for everything these days — but I’m of the opinion that they’re a good thing. I’ve heard people complain, and I definitely understand … ...
Parenting After Abuse It’s a known fact that children don’t come with a set of instructions or a manual to help their parents raise them.  There really is no right answer on how … ...
Checking Up on the Science of Homosexuality What does science really tell us about sexual orientation?
The Root Causes of Codependency and Narcissism? There’s an elephant in the room of our conversations on codependency and narcissism, and pretending the elephant is not there has proved costly to couple and family health and relationships, our communities and … ...
Depression is driven by networks of genes that span brain circuits, study suggests Depression is a disorder that involves changes in coordinated networks of hundreds of genes across key brain circuits, according to a study. Researchers show through their work how tweaking gene networks can affect susceptibility to depression.
Three Ideas for People Who Grew Up with Non-Supportive... Some parents really are loving, supportive, communicative and wise. Other parents lack basic communication skills and honestly don’t care about their children. Many parents fall somewhere in between. Still, other … ...
Best Depression Treatment Targets Four Main Symptoms Suicidal thoughts, hypersomnia and changes in appetite have the lowest symptom strength. > Get motivated with PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **
Does "Mother Love" Play a Role in Rearing Better Dogs? Puppies that are not frequently touched by their mother may grow up to be more easily frightened and less sociable.
American Psychological Association, United Palestinian Appeal Enter Agreement to Distribute Books to Children in Gaza Strip, West Bank Charitable distribution of Arabic translations of books to benefit children exposed to trauma
When the Creative Process Gets Rough, These Reminders May... When you’re going through a rough patch in your creative process or simply just starting, your brain might come up with 100 reasons to quit, 100 reasons why you’re not qualified … ...
10 Myths About Dating Sex and Marriage Everyone Should Know It turns out that opposites do not attract, women's libido is just as strong as men, and more... > Get motivated with PsyBlog's latest ebook: "Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything" **