Jealous Dogs

Dog Jealousy: What Canine Emotions Say About Our Own

By | Wed, 07/23/2014 - 14:00

Dogs get jealous when you pay more attention to other dogs, suggesting the emotion is more primitive than some psychologists thought.

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Girls Better At Hiding Autism Than Boys Leading To An Underdiagnosis

By | Mon, 11/18/2013 - 12:47

Girls could be better at hiding their autistic traits in familiar social situations, leading to an underdiagnosis of autistic girls.

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Controlling Your Emotions May Harm Your Psychological Health

By | Mon, 10/28/2013 - 14:40

Trying to regulate your emotions — specifically by cognitive reappraisal — may actually have negative effects on your psychological health.

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5 Reasons Why Cellphones Are Bad For Your Health

By | Fri, 07/12/2013 - 13:15

Constant cell phone use can impose a lifetime of health issues. Here are five reasons why.

From One Baby to Another: Infants Can Read Each Other's Emotions

From One Baby to Another: Infants Can Read Each Other's Emotions

By | Thu, 06/27/2013 - 23:53

Infants as young as five months old can recognize and respond to emotions in other infants.

Insomnia Affects Brain's Emotion Regulator, Could Lead to Depression

Insomnia Affects Brain's Emotion Regulator, Could Lead to Depression

By | Wed, 05/22/2013 - 23:16

Insomniacs have a higher risk of depression due to the lack of sleep altering the brain's amygdala responsible for emotional regulation, a study finds.

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Rage Is Bad For Your Heart: New Study Shows Link Between Anger And Heart Attack

By | Tue, 05/14/2013 - 18:35

Intense fits of anger can raise a person's risk for heart attack, a new study finds.

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Sadness Linked to Bad Financial Decisions

By | Thu, 11/15/2012 - 11:23

Researchers have found that the sadder you are the more likely you are to make terrible financial decisions.

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Study Says Humans Can Smell Fear, Emotion Is Contagious

By | Tue, 11/06/2012 - 15:31

It's taken for granted that animals can smell extreme emotions like fear, but can humans?