Young African American men and women report finding average weight women with a waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) of 0.7 and 0.8 as most attractive, according to a study published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders in 2004.
Author Eric W. Dolan
Regular use of cannabis can lead to impairments of real world memory, according to a study published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology in 2008.
According to an article published in the journal Addiction, if cannabis use causes schizophrenia, between 2,800 and 7,700 heavy cannabis users would need to be prevented to prevent one case of schizophrenia.
In 1999, the American Journal on Addictions published an article that examined thirty-three case studies involving the use of the psychedelic drug ibogaine for the treatment of heroin withdrawal.
In 2006, the scientific journal Neurology published a report that investigated the use of LSD and psilocybin for the treatment of cluster headaches.
Chronic use of ketamine can lead to cognitive impairments, according to a study published in the journal Addiction.
Facebook use may contribute to feelings of jealousy in romantic relationships, according to research published in the scientific journal CyberPsychology & Behavior.
According to a study published in Human Psychopharmacology in 2000, LSD and psilocybin interfere with the subjective effects of alcohol consumption. In a majority of cases, those who had ingested LSD along with alcohol reported the effects of alcohol could not be felt. Those who had ingested psilocybin along with alcohol reported a reduction in the effects of alcohol, but not a complete blockage.
In 2006, the Journal of Psychoactive Drugs published an article that investigated the values and beliefs of psychedelic drug users compared to users of non-psychedelic drugs.
In 2007, the Journal of Psychopharmacology published a study that investigated the effect of psilocybin on time perception.
A study that investigated the psychological and physiological effects of psilocybin found there is “no cause for concern that [psilocybin] is hazardous with respect to somatic health” in healthy adults.
Psychologists have discovered numerous changes in women’s behavior that occur during ovulation, including changes in voice, choice of clothing, facial recognition, and mate preferences.