Psychology-Psychiatry

Science Proves What You Suspected: Walking in Nature is Good For Your Mental Health

Posted by on April 13, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Science Proves What You Suspected: Walking in Nature is Good For Your Mental Health

Do not underestimate the power of a walk in the woods: A new study suggests that even a 90- minute stroll in a natural environment can lead to measurable changes in the brain, and may help combat depression.

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Can Depression Be Good for You? Check Out this Psychiatrist’s Take in His Provocative Ted Talk

Posted by on April 13, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
Can Depression Be Good for You? Check Out this Psychiatrist’s Take in His Provocative Ted Talk

If you or someone you love suffers from depression, watch this Ted Talk!

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Does the Science of Lying Explain Trump’s Support?

Posted by on April 4, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
Does the Science of Lying Explain Trump’s Support?

“Trump tells more untruths than any previous president,” says George Edwards, a Texas A&M political scientist who edits the Presidential Studies Quarterly. “There is no one that is a close second.” But Trump’s political path presents a paradox. Far from slowing his momentum, his deceit seemed only to strengthen his support through the primary and national election. How can he tell so many lies and still win support from millions of Americans?

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Doing Something Creative Can Boost Your Well-Being

Posted by on March 30, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Doing Something Creative Can Boost Your Well-Being

Researchers discovered that people who were engaged in more creative activities than usual on one day reported increased positive emotion and flourishing the next day.

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When It’s All Done in Love – How We Justify the Lies We Live

Written by on March 11, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
When It’s All Done in Love – How We Justify the Lies We Live

If you’re anything like me you cherish the respect it shows a person has for you when they can trust you enough with dealing with reality as it is. They aren’t taking it upon themselves to give you an altered, watered-down version of it just to protect your feelings. Now, if you outwardly are the type that would rather be on a “need know” basis, then that’s different. Most people, however I believe would rather be informed and treated as if they have the conscious awareness and mental capacity to make sound choices with the truth of the situation at hand. And yes, I am definitely one of those people.

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Deep State Neuroscientists Believe They Can Turn Off Free Will

Deep State Neuroscientists Believe They Can Turn Off Free Will

In the 1980s scientist, Benjamin Libet conducted an experiment. He ‘discovered’ that what seems to be free will or the conscious choice to do or not do something is really just the observance of something that has already happened. This completely rocked the foundations of what most thought of as a prerequisite for being human and the long-held religious view that free will must always be honored.

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The Science of Interconnectedness & Proactive Creation – [VIDEO]: TEDx

Written by on February 18, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
The Science of Interconnectedness & Proactive Creation – [VIDEO]: TEDx

One of the greatest lessons I’ve ever learned in my life is that everything is connected. This is a tough concept to grasp when our physical senses want so intensely to convince us that we are separate. But as I mention is just about every article of mine, everything is energy and therefore there is no divide, but a mere convincing and illusory perception of it.

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New Study: 90% of Us Fall Into One of These 4 Main Personality Types When Solving Social Problems

Posted by on January 18, 2017 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
New Study: 90% of Us Fall Into One of These 4 Main Personality Types When Solving Social Problems

How do you respond in social dilemmas? See if you can find yourself in one of these personality types.

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Is a New Memory-Enhancing Device, Currently in Development, a Bad Idea?

Is a New Memory-Enhancing Device, Currently in Development, a Bad Idea?

There are some undeniable points to be made about a drug, or an implant, that can enhance intelligence: If people have the choice to enhance their mental abilities with medication or an implant, what does that mean for society? Because if we all have access to the same enhancement, would it be an enhancement, or a new reality?

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Study: We’re More Grateful for Experiences Than Things (Plus 15 Ways to Maximize Gratitude)

Posted by on November 18, 2016 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 0 Comments
Study: We’re More Grateful for Experiences Than Things (Plus 15 Ways to Maximize Gratitude)

By Josh Richardson | Prevent Disease Feeling gratitude leads to important health benefits and it is both a state of mind and perspective. It leads toincreased happiness and social cohesion, better health outcomes, and even improved sleep quality. However, one person’s idea of expressing gratitude may completely contradict another, and while some people perceive they […]

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Robots Are Being Taught to Say “No”, But for Our Own Good

Robots Are Being Taught to Say “No”, But for Our Own Good

Robots are being taught ‘disobedience’ by engineers to protect us from ourselves. They will make decisions based on safety of themselves and humans. See the attached video showing this. This could be our future.

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Stress & Depression Early in Life Stunts Our Reward Circuits

Stress & Depression Early in Life Stunts Our Reward Circuits

Researchers at Duke University and the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio looked specifically at this second phenomenon in a longitudinal neuroimaging study of adolescents, in order to better understand how early life stress contributes to depression.

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Get Into the Flow: 5 Performance-Enhancing Brain Chemicals

Get Into the Flow: 5 Performance-Enhancing Brain Chemicals

Steven Kotler explains the neurochemical changes during flow states that strengthen motivation, creativity and learning. “The brain produces a giant cascade of neurochemistry. You get norepinephrine, dopamine, anandamide, serotonin and endorphins. All five of these are performance enhancing neurochemicals.

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How the Human Heart Functions as a Second Brain

Posted by on October 11, 2016 in Nature, Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech with 16 Comments
How the Human Heart Functions as a Second Brain

Did you know that the human heart is the organ that generates the strongest electromagnetic field of any organ of the human body? In fact, the electromagnetic field of your heart can be measured up to a few feet away from your body. Furthermore, this energy field changes in relation to your emotions. One thing you should know about electromagnetic field is that every organ and cell in your body generate an energy field.

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Can Your Birth Month Affect Your Personality?

Posted by on October 7, 2016 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Science with 3 Comments
Can Your Birth Month Affect Your Personality?

Can the season that you were born in affect your personality? New research shows that the season you are born has a significant impact on your risk of developing mood disorders. People born at certain times of year may have a greater chance of developing certain types of affective temperaments, which in turn can lead to mood disorders. Read More: Birth season affects your mood in later life

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