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It’s that time of year – the time to gather with family and friends, to celebrate another year…to spend hours in a car dealing with pent-up roadway aggression? ... More>
When they're under pressure, people making difficult decisions tend to give more weight to the upsides than to the potential risks, studies show. ... More>
Risk information is often difficult to understand, but research shows that transparent visual aids can help patients to make sound decisions about medical treatments, screenings, and lifestyle choices. ... More>
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C. Nathan DeWall and David G. Myers on benefits of fast thinking and why smart people make foolish decisions. ... More>