For now, the technique applies to quantitative thinking (doing math problems and calculating numbers) but the process could launch ways of reading other types of thoughts as well.
It’s not just dementia and cognitive decline that makes people more uncertain with age; changes in rationality and the way the elderly evaluate risk could explain why they are more likely to make the wrong decisions affecting …
A new technique makes it possible to sleep away your fears.
Nearly three-quarters of American adults use social media, so quitting Facebook — committing “virtual identity suicide” — isn’t easy. So why are more people considering it?
One detail among the many reports emerging about Aaron Alexis, the 34-year-old man suspected of killing 12 people in a shooting at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, stood out: he was a regular meditator.
Working out could give pot users an extra high — but that may not be as much a boon as users might think.
Maybe not. The latest study of twins shows that early bloomers may become heavier drinkers who start chugging earlier in life.
The latest findings hint at why autistic children are more interested in objects and ideas than they are in other people.
It was one thing for Miley Cyrus to do it on national television, but a California mom warned her daughter before a school dance that it wasn’t okay for the 11-year old.
Pain drugs will need new warnings to alert patients and doctors about their dangers.
Health classes don’t have to focus on just eating right and exercising more, according to the latest study. In fact, they might be more effective if they addressed teens’ mental as well as physical needs.
We like it when we get away with cheating— and not just in relationships.