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Heart Disease Risk Linked With Spouses’ Social Support

The ways in which your spouse is supportive — and how you support your spouse — can actually have significant bearing on your overall cardiovascular health. ... More>


Observer Article

Reflecting on Lifetimes of Achievement

APS concludes its 25th anniversary series with profiles of three leaders who have made indelible contributions to psychological science. This month, we profile Janellen Huttenlocher, Larry L. Jacoby, and Karen A. Matthews. ... More>


Keeping Emotions in Check May Not Always Benefit Psychological Health

Research suggests that a commonly-used emotion regulation strategy called “cognitive reappraisal” may actually be harmful when it comes to stressors that are under our control. ... More>


Observer Article

The Link Between Personality and Immunity

Basic personality markers appear to play a role in how well individuals ward off illness. ... More>


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