Those with a friendly disposition are often described as warm. Recently published research suggests the link between temperature and trust may be less of a metaphor and more of an actual psychological phenomenon.
Author Eric W. Dolan
Those who would sacrifice one person to save five others score low on one particular measure of empathy, but not other measures, according to research published in the scientific journal PLoS One.
Research published online April 23 in Psychological Science found that hormonal fluctuations associated with fertility influenced women’s religious and political orientation differently depending on their relationship status.
Research to be published in the May issue of the Journal of Psychopharmacology has found cocoa polyphenols have a positive impact on mood in healthy individuals.
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Research published in the May issue of American Politics Research has confirmed what many have already suspected. Attempting to increase…
Research published online this month in the scientific journal Psychology of Music has found those singing in a choir report a positive impact on their psychological health.
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How you respond to ADHD medication like Adderall may be partially determined by your personality, according to research published online January 23 in the Journal of Psychopharmacology.
Rats given cannabidiol sleep more and experience other changes in their sleep-wake cycle, according to research published online in the Journal of Psychopharmacology on January 23.
A study published in Psychopharmacology on February 8 has confirmed that just one cup of coffee has a positive effect on prolonged highway driving in well-rested individuals.
Research published in Psychopharmacology suggests that methylphenidate, a stimulant drug commonly prescribed to those with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), can enhance some aspects of memory and other cognitive functions in health adults.
New research from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and Boston College find that members of a cohesive group are judged to have less responsibility for their own individual actions.