Currently browsing "Death"

Sense of purpose ‘adds years to life’


Having a Sense of Purpose May Add Years to Your Life

Feeling that you have a sense of purpose in life may help you live longer, no matter what your age, researchers find. ... More>


Half a Century Later, Psychology Researchers Remember Kitty Genovese

A group of scholars, historians, journalists, and activists recently gathered at a Fordham University conference to commemorate the life and tragic death of Kitty Genovese. ... More>


Nothing Focuses The Mind Like The Ultimate Deadline: Death


Touch May Alleviate Existential Fears for People With Low Self-Esteem

Research shows that people with low self-esteem, who tend not to see their lives as particularly meaningful, might benefit from touch when confronting existential fears. ... More>