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Early Poverty Disrupts Link Between Hunger and Eating

A series of studies indicate that how much you eat when you’re not really hungry may depend on how well off your family was when you were a child. ... More>


Observer Article

Attention on the Brain

Research links mindfulness meditation with everything from metacognition to cortical thickness in the brain, says APS Fellow Tania Singer. She and other psychological scientists impart the latest findings from the science of paying attention. ... More>


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Altruism and the Preschooler


Men’s Interest in Babies Linked With Hormonal Responses to Sexual Stimuli

New findings suggest that testosterone may be a physiological mechanism underlying the tradeoff between slow and fast life-history strategies among young men. ... More>