Tagged With Psychology

Trump now claims migrant children will be reunited with their families. Here are the lifelong psychological consequences these kids face.


Women who wake up early may be less likely to develop depression, according to a new study -- but the advice for optimum sleep remains unchanged


How playing video games affects your body and brain



The world's largest health organisation just classified video game addiction as a disorder


'Gaming disorder' has been classified as a mental health condition by the World Health Organisation -- here's what that means


Separating kids from parents at the border mirrors a 'textbook strategy' of domestic abuse, experts say -- and causes irreversible, lifelong damage



The scientific reason we hear a sentence like a song when it's repeated over and over


Some people can feel it on their own bodies when others are touched, hit, or stroked -- and researchers are trying to figure out why


There's more evidence to suggest playing it cool is the worst idea if you really like someone


The psychological reasons why some people can't stop lying


11 signs your old relationships are affecting your current one


Narcissists have thicker, denser, more distinct eyebrows, according to a new study



We evolved to find sex disgusting, according to a new study -- and women may feel it more than men


Having too much empathy can lead us to burn out -- but there are ways to use it as a superpower


Loneliness may be a greater public health hazard than obesity -- here are 4 psychology-backed tips to combat it


When phone notifications interrupt our train of thought it's called the 'switch cost' -- here's what it means



Wearing glasses could really mean you're smarter, according to a new study


Friends can share similar brain waves, genetics, and personality traits -- here's why it happens


How to spot a covert narcissist


A court has heard how a couple who murdered a young woman and burned her body were afflicted by 'folie à deux' -- here's what it means