In the age of the flat Earth movement and the deniers of climate change and vaccinations, it may be baffling to some people how others ignore scientific data for their own false beliefs. Now, psychologists seek to explain the behavior.
Facebook users can be classified into four different categories depending on their posts and use of additional Facebook features.
Work-related morning stress could promote unhealthy eating behavior at dinnertime.
A new study from the University of Zurich revealed that the honest behavior of humans can be influenced by a simple, non-invasive brain stimulation, making them less likely to cheat.
Depression is now considered as the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide. It is also an important risk factor for suicide.
Playing the videogame Tetris hours after a traumatic incident could prevent the development of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Having sex with your partner may provide a short-term boost of sexual satisfaction that could sustain the bond of the couple in between sexual experiences and enhance their relationship satisfaction on the long run.
A multi-disciplinary team from Germany claims that they have found the underlying cause of a disorder characterized by persistent intrusive thoughts being compensated by repetitive ritualized behavior.
Porn watchers can be grouped into three kinds: the recreational, the compulsive and the distressed.
Exposure to violent videogame will not desensitize or make players more aggressive in the long-run.
Young adults who spent more time on social media were at increase risk of feeling socially isolated.
Employees who have healthy sex life are more likely to be happier in their jobs and more engaged in the office.
Men can also experience a kind of depression that typically affects women during and after their pregnancy.
More than half of Americans consider the current political climate as either somewhat or very significant source of stress in their lives.