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Why your morning snack may be sabotaging your diet

Snacking in the morning — as opposed to in the afternoon or evening — may make it more difficult to lose weight, according to a study published in the December issue of the Journal of the American Dietetic Association.
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The everyday benefits of a psychology degree

In honor of the 200th issue of its BPS Research Digest blog, the British Psychological Society recently asked 21 psychologists to write brief essays on a “time in their lives that their psychological knowledge or skills came to their resc

Ethics-happiness correlation explored in interview

Miller-McCune reporter Tom Jacobs recently interviewed Harvey James, an associate professor of economics at the University of Missouri, about a recent research project in which he that found that ethical people tended be more satisfied with their li