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Understanding ‘Chemobrain’

Many patients experience cognitive dysfunction during cancer treatment. Psychological research can help patients counter those effects. ... More>


Besudelter Altruismus (Tainted Altruism)


Infants Know Plants Provide Food, but Need to See They’re Safe to Eat

Infants as young as six months old tend to expect that plants are food sources, but only after an adult shows them that the food is safe to eat. ... More>


Charitable acts may backfire, researchers report


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new articles exploring visual field changes during reading, shape skeletons in vision, conflict experience in cognitive adaptation, and effects of social and nonsocial cues on attention capture. ... More>