Self Control

5 Tips for Helping Siblings of Children With ADHD

Parenting a child with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can require a great deal of patience and understanding on the part of the …

Autism

Matteo Bandi's device-powered objects designed to beat smartphone addiction

Royal College of Art graduate Matteo Bandi has invented a series of objects that only work when connected to a smartphone, to help us live in the …

Self Control

DVD/Blu-ray: The Piano review - unforgettable music

The first words we hear in <i>The Piano</i> are the thoughts of Holly Hunter’s Ada, and they set up the film’s premise perfectly: “I have not spoken since I …

Piano

Will power can protect boys from obesity - but not girls

Will power can protect boys from obesity - but not girls: Study finds even the least impulsive girls have a higher rate of obesity<p><b>Boys who exercise</b> …

Health (UK)

Self-control and obesity: Gender matters in children: Relationship between self-regulation and weight different for girls and boys, study finds

Relationship between self-regulation and weight different for girls and boys, study finds<p>A toddler's self-regulation -- the ability to change …

Ohio State University

Can political party predict adultery?

Ever notice how people with conservative sexual attitudes seem to still cheat at the same rate as their more liberal peers? A new study says you're …

Bill Clinton

20 Unbearably Cute Puppies You Absolutely Have to See – Page 10

Chihuahua<p>Teacup puppy – You’re doing it right! This cute Chihuahua takes being a teacup puppy very seriously and while there is definitely some …

Pets

Democrats introduce law seeking to ban the 'gay and trans panic' defence across America

Using the defence is already banned in California, Illinois and Rhode Island.<p>Democrats have introduced new legislation which seeks to ban the use of …

LGBTQI

Congress, BJP leaders field questions on ‘insult’ to PM, lynching, triple talaq

When a student asked why nothing was being done about lynchings related to gau raksha, BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi said it was the media that was …

India News

8 Things People With Great Brows Always Do

No one has an objectively perfect set of eyebrows. (No one has the "perfect" anything, for that matter.) Still, that doesn't stop us from gazing …

Beauty

As Border Separations Drag, Kids Internalize the Dread

The impact becomes toxic, altering the child’s health, immune system and overall well-being.<p>As of July 12, the federal government has reunited barely more than half of the 105 children under age 5 who were separated from their families at the southern border (“Reunions of Migrant Kids Going …

Immune System

Trump’s War Psyche and World Peace | by Bandy X. Lee & Jeffrey D. Sachs

NEW YORK – When Donald Trump took office early last year, many pundits believed that he would settle into his presidency and pivot to normality. But …

Mental Health

Which Political Party Is the Most Adulterous? New Study Points to Patterns

Actions speak louder than voting records.<p>Are Republicans more likely to cheat than Democrats? It’s difficult to say for sure when most polls that …

Sexuality

The Personality Traits Linked To Infidelity - PsyBlog

How to spot the personality type who cheats in relationships.<p>People who are <i>low</i> on agreeableness and <i>low</i> on conscientiousness are more likely to cheat …

Psychology

Meet the Mirrorachi band: Mexican musicians protesting Donald Trump's UK visit with Living In America and Born in the USA parodies

The Mirror are taking a stand against Donald Trump’s working visit to Great Britain this weekend.<p>Protests against the controversial US president came …

Donald Trump

Q&A Collections: Student Motivation Social Emotional Learning

Q&A Collections: Student Motivation & Social Emotional Learning<p>During the summer I will be sharing thematic posts bringing together responses on …

Teaching

Strzok's Smirk

There are two kinds of villains in TV mystery shows. The plausibly sympathetic type and the smirking creep.<p>Peter Strzok had rehearsed all the lines …

Republicans

Chuck Jones’ The Dot and the Line Celebrates Geometry & Hard Work: An Oscar-Winning Animation (1965)

The animated short above, <i>The Dot and the Line</i>, directed by the great Chuck Jones and narrated by English actor Robert Morley, won an Oscar in 1965 …

Animated Movies

Switzerland is putting its immortal soul in danger | Financial Times

As the US Department of Justice continues its investigation into Glencore over bribery and corruption, David Pilling rightly asserts that Ivan …

U.S. Department of Justice

4 Ways to Promote Student Accountability

By Erin Werra. Students need skills like accountability to be ready for the future. Here are four ways educators can encourage and support …

Pedagogy

The Ski Addiction is Taking Over New Zealand

<b>VIDEO: The Ski Addiction Taking Over New Zealand</b><br>Ok, so addiction is not a laughing matter, but a crew of Kiwis has taken a humorous look at the ski …

Skiing

Neural signatures of different behavioral types in fairness norm compliance

Article |<p>Open | Published: 12 July 2018<p>Lorena R. R. Gianotti,<br>• Kyle Nash,<br>• Thomas Baumgartner,<br>• Franziska M. Dahinden &<br>• Daria Knoch<p><i>Scientific Reports</i><b>volume …

Neurology

052 - Mastering Self-Control

Today we're going to look at an article I recently read looking at the differences between willpower & self-control. We'll then take what we've …

Will Power

Performing meaningless rituals boosts our self-control through making us feel more self-disciplined

The ritual instructions given to some of the participants in the first experiment, via Tian et al 2018<i>By guest blogger</i> Tomasz WitkowskiWe could say …

Psychology

The Additive Everyone Warned You About Could Actually Be Key To Healthy Eating, Say Scientists

For decades, the food additive monosodium glutamate (better known as MSG) was demonized in the West. More recently it has been discovered to be …

Nutrition

Channeled Attention and Stable Errors

by Tristan Gagnon-Bartsch, Matthew Rabin, and Joshua Schwartzstein<p>Overview — As humans we are surprisingly good at neglecting unexpected information …

Harvard Business School

Migrant family separation traumatizes children

As a researcher who studies the effects of stress on development, I am severely concerned about the ongoing separation of migrant children from their …

Opinion

Homosexuality and the Fruits of the Spirit

July 11, 2018 by Matthew Distefano<p>The LGBTQ issue has been something I’ve talked about a lot, not only on this blog but in many other places as well. …

Self Control

Psychologists are trying to figure out why we don’t go to sleep (even when we want to)

Self-control and your body clock both have their place in bedtime procrastination.<p>You know the feeling. It’s late and you were supposed to be asleep 20 minutes ago. But Netflix calls. Or the new <i>Stephen King</i> novel. Or that final email for work you didn’t get to earlier. You should probably just call …

Procrastination

Book Club: Early Socratic Dialogues, 5, the Charmides and the nature of self-knowledge

Home <b>›</b> Ancient philosophy <b>›</b> <b>Book Club: Early Socratic Dialogues, 5, the Charmides and the nature of self-knowledge</b><p><i>on</i> July 10, 2018 • ( 0 )<p>Temple of …

Philosophy