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Insomniac prisoners sleeping better after one-hour therapy session
Three-quarters of prisoners struggling to sleep have reported major improvements to their sleep and wellbeing after receiving cognitive behavioural therapy to treat their insomnia. Experts from Northumbria University, Newcastle have found that a single one-hour session of cognitive behavioural therapy was effective in preventing the development of chronic insomnia in 73 of prisoners. In addition, the inmates also reported that the therapy made notable impr ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Sleep length may affect risk of falls and fractures
Compared with women in a recent study who slept seven to eight hours each night, women who slept for 5 hours or 10 hours had about a 25 percent increased odds of experiencing recurrent falls falling at least twice in a year . In the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research analysis, poor sleep quality, insomnia, and more sleep disturbances were also associated with an increased odds of recurrent falls. Short sleep was associated with an increased risk of all f ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Clinical study shows Cereset technology reduces symptoms of PTSD in military p...
Scottsdale, Ariz. - November 21, 2018 A new clinical study conducted by Wake Forest School of Medicine shows that use of a new non-invasive technology from the creators of Cereset not only reduces symptoms of military-related traumatic stress but also improves brain function. Cereset reg is the global technology leader in brain self-restoration and optimization with franchise facilities across the United States. The clinical study, conducted by the Departm ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Adults report distress associated with difficulty controlling sexual feelings,...
Bottom Line About 10 percent of men and 7 percent of women reported significant levels of distress and social impairment associated with difficulty controlling their sexual feelings, urges and behaviors. Why The Research Is Interesting Compulsive sexual behavior disorder CSBD is a persistent pattern of failure in controlling intense sexual urges that can result in distress and social impairment. Assessing how common such distress and social impairment are ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
When boy fish build castles to impress girls, boy genes get 'turned on' and 't...
Call it instinct, but something compels some animals to behave in certain ways, perhaps programs in their genes. Researchers have directly connected activities of genes with instinctive behavior in little male fish that make patterns in the sand to attract their mates. Scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Stanford University who led the new study hope in the future to see if some behaviors are indeed genetic programs. If they are clicking ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Sex ed before college can prevent student experiences of sexual assault
November 15, 2018 - Students who receive sexuality education, including refusal skills training, before college matriculation are at lower risk of experiencing sexual assault during college, according to new research published today in PLOS ONE . The latest publication from Columbia University s Sexual Health Initiative to Foster Transformation SHIFT project suggests that sexuality education during high school may have a lasting and protective effect for a ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Intimate partner violence, sexual assault, PTSD associated with women's experi...
Bottom Line A history of intimate partner violence or sexual assault and posttraumatic stress disorder PTSD symptoms are common among midlife and older women and are associated with women s experience of menopause. Why The Research Is Interesting Violence against women is a public health problem. The general health and functioning of midlife and older women can be affected by common symptoms related to menopause and aging, including trouble sleeping, vasom ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
The influence of romantic crushes on buying behavior
Have you ever felt the urge to increase the variety in your purchases at the grocery store or the mall rather than sticking to your usual favorite foods or brands Findings from a new study suggest that this desire to increase variety may be more common in people who have a romantic crush on someone. Here s why Crushes often evoke a sense of uncertainty because it s unclear whether an individual s romantic feelings for another will be reciprocated, and vari ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Sexist men underestimate their power in romantic relationships
WASHINGTON -- Heterosexual men with sexist attitudes may underestimate how much power they actually have in their romantic relationships, which could lead to increased aggression toward their female partners or wives, according to research published by the American Psychological Association. Aggressive behavior can have disastrous consequences on a relationship because the female partner is more likely to withdraw, openly share her dissatisfaction and beco ...
EurekAlert - Mon. Nov 26
Kill the competition: why siblings fight but colleagues cooperate
There is a certain rhythm to the swing of sibling relations. We resent our brothers and sisters in childhood. We support them in adulthood. We sue them after the reading of the will. The choreographer of this dance, as in so many others, is competition. When we lobby our parents for their affection and income, we make a claim on finite resources. And since our siblings also expect their cut, we inevitably come into conflict with them. What is implicit in c ...
Psychological Science - Mon. Nov 26
Vergeht uns der Spaß am Fußball? (Do we miss the fun of football?)
Wer wissen will, warum K nig Fu ball die Welt regiert, muss nur die alten Philosophen fragen, am besten Immanuel Kant. Der hat schon fr h erkannt Der Himmel hat den Menschen als Gegengewicht gegen die vielen M hseligkeiten drei Dinge gegeben die Hoffnung, den Schlaf und das Lachen. Der Fu ball l sst sie lachen. Der Spa ist der Sauerstoff der Seele, behaupten kluge K pfe, jedenfalls entf hrt der Fu ball seine Fans aus der qu lenden Realit t des Alltags in e ...
Psychological Science - Mon. Nov 26
The One Thing You Should NEVER Say in a Thank You Email After a Job Interview
The moments after a crucial job interview may feel like a sigh of relief or a pang of anxiety. But, no matter how you feel, there s an important next step writing a thank you note. Whether over email or by hand, a thank you note after a job interview is expected nowadays as a basic sign of appreciation. So how do you both stand out and effectively show your gratitude Never never use your thank you note as an opportunity to ask for a favor. It should stand ...
Psychological Science - Mon. Nov 26
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