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How an eye test could detect Alzheimer's

What if Alzheimer's could be diagnosed through a routine visit to the opticians? Researchers may have brought us a step closer to such a feat, after …

Here's Why Uncertainty Makes You So Miserable

People like to know what’s coming for them, even if it’s bad, a new study suggests. A small study published Tuesday found that people are more …

University College London

Should You Blame Your Psychological Problems on Your Childhood? This Is What Research Says | Inc.com

Whether you grew up with an unloving mother or you had a father who believed children should be seen and not heard, there's no question that your childhood experiences had a big influence on your life.<p>Even if you were fortunate enough to grow up in a loving home, there's a good chance you have a …

Mental Health

New research shows one kind of teenage friendship is more likely to result in a happier, healthier adulthood

Parents often think teenagers are overly obsessed with their best friends. They should let them be.<p>New research published in the journal Child Development shows that teens aged 15 and 16 who had a close friend, rather than a bigger peer group featuring less intense relationships, reported higher …

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Success

An open letter to people suffering from depression

(If you disagree or do not the like content or the expression, quit reading)<p>Dearest you!<p>If you are someone going though depression or anxiety this is …

Maya Angelou

Using smiley emoji makes you seem incompetent, claims uptight study

Flying in the face of everything Robby from Accounts Payable thought he knew about emails, it turns out that new evidence suggests using smiley emoji …

Psychology

Poor night's sleep triggers brain chemical linked to Alzheimer's disease, scientists find

Just one night of poor sleep is enough to trigger a spike in a brain chemical linked to Alzheimer’s disease, a new study has shown.<p>Although scientists knew there was a link between dementia and lack of sleep, it was unclear whether the disease was driving insomnia or vice versa.<p>Now researchers at …

How Yellow affects your state of mind

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever heard that if you looked at the color yellow for too long, you might begin to feel anxious or irritated? Or that babies are more likely to cry in yellow rooms and a colleague sporting the color would be judged deeply? Or considered a coward?<p>The rumors are out there, and have been for …

University of Washington