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Psychology is the study of human mental functions, behavior and processes.
Can dancing improve your mental health?

Can dancing improve your mental health?

Gentle sound stimulation enhances deep sleep, memory in older adults

Gentle sound stimulation enhances deep sleep, memory in older adults

Giving up cigarettes may be vital for smokers in recovery from illicit substance use disorders, study shows

Giving up cigarettes may be vital for smokers in recovery from illicit substance use disorders, study shows

Research points to critical role of stress hormone in emergence of PTSD among soldiers

Research points to critical role of stress hormone in emergence of PTSD among soldiers

Student researcher awarded NIDA grant to support dissertation research on syndemic factors

Student researcher awarded NIDA grant to support dissertation research on syndemic factors

Researchers test 'three-hit' theory of autism in mice

Researchers test 'three-hit' theory of autism in mice

Cyberbullying does not create many unique online victims, study finds

Cyberbullying does not create many unique online victims, study finds

Research project explores link between mood and overeating in healthy, bulimic individuals

Research project explores link between mood and overeating in healthy, bulimic individuals

Experts highlight urgent need to explore how cannabis use can be made safer

Experts highlight urgent need to explore how cannabis use can be made safer

Asking three questions could help identify most appropriate treatment for depression, study suggests

Asking three questions could help identify most appropriate treatment for depression, study suggests

Study explores women's experiences, perceptions of shared decision-making for breast cancer treatment

Study explores women's experiences, perceptions of shared decision-making for breast cancer treatment

Majority of people may endorse use of revenge porn, research finds

Majority of people may endorse use of revenge porn, research finds

Study increases understanding of how air pollution affects human health

Study increases understanding of how air pollution affects human health

Advances in optogenetics

Advances in optogenetics

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

OU study identifies numeracy as decision delay risk factor for individuals experiencing ACS

OU study identifies numeracy as decision delay risk factor for individuals experiencing ACS

Princeton-Intel collaboration builds new software to decode brain scans

Princeton-Intel collaboration builds new software to decode brain scans

Study: Adolescents who report daytime sleepiness more likely to commit crimes in adulthood

Study: Adolescents who report daytime sleepiness more likely to commit crimes in adulthood

Daytime sleepiness during teenage years linked to criminal offenses later in life

Daytime sleepiness during teenage years linked to criminal offenses later in life

Listening technique for cochlear implant users in noisy situations

Listening technique for cochlear implant users in noisy situations