For now, the technique applies to quantitative thinking (doing math problems and calculating numbers) but the process could …
Gabrielle Glaser on what she learned while researching her new book, “Her Best-Kept Secret: Why Women Drink — and How They Can Regain Control”
Even Freud felt unequipped to speculate about the true nature of women’s sexual longings, but journalist Dan Bergner was bold enough to investigate what science has since learned. His new book, What Do Women Want? Adventures …
Violent behavior is a complex product of biology and upbringing, and when that violence involves murder and destruction to the extent that erupted at the Boston Marathon, the questions about what drives such aggression become all …
What you don’t know about how drugs are tested and marketed could hurt you, says author Ben Goldacre in his book Bad Pharma
In a new book, author Anne Fletcher reveals the good and the bad state of care in drug rehab facilities.
A group of widows finds their own way to move on after losing loved ones
Are today’s young adults struggling for too long, unable to leave the nest after years of helicopter parenting— or are they just reliving the same issues that previously stumped their elders?
Tips on shoring up your willpower and sticking with those New Year’s resolutions
It’s time to set goals for 2013, and a psychologist has some hints for helping you make those changes last
The best-selling author and neurologist discusses hearing voices and seeing gnomes in his new book Hallucinations
It’s too simplistic to think of psychopaths as being murderers or law-breakers, says Oxford psychologist Kevin Dutton.
He doesn’t claim to have the answer for why fools fall in love, but psychiatrist Larry Young hopes studying prairie voles will help.