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Language on Twitter Tracks Rates of Coronary Heart Disease

A multidisciplinary research team has shown that the emotional language of Twitter users in a given location predicts rates of coronary artery disease in that area. ... More>


Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, But Science Can Help


Sleep Deprivation Linked To Inappropriate, Unethical Behavior on the Job

A lack of adequate sleep may impede workers’ self-control, leading to more deviant and unethical behavior at work. ... More>


Todd Kashdan on dancing with the dark side of your personality


Presidential Column

Contributions of Psychology to Psychiatry

Modern psychiatry owes much of its understanding of mental illness to psychological research. In a guest column, psychiatric scholars E. Jane Costello and Adrian Angold of Duke University detail the ways their discipline has been shaped by psychological science. ... More>