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The Neurobiology of Jealousy

Posted by on Oct 23, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A first-of-its-kind study on the neurobiology of jealousy in monogamous monkeys sheds light on how male jealousy operates in humans, too....

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Oxytocin Ain’t Behavin’ How Scientists Thought It Would

Posted by on Sep 23, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

Contrary to popular belief, oxytocin (which is often called “the love hormone”) also has a dark side that intensifies feelings...

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Kindness Towards Oneself and Others Tones Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

Having compassion towards yourself and others is the key to creating an “upward spiral” of well-being as marked by healthier...

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Kindness Towards Oneself and Others Tones Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

Having compassion towards yourself and others is the key to creating an “upward spiral” of well-being as marked by healthier...

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Narrative Expressive Journaling Could Help Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study found that “narrative expressive journaling” (in which you create a storyline with self-distancing) reduces stress...

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Narrative Expressive Journaling Could Help Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study found that “narrative expressive journaling” (in which you create a storyline with self-distancing) reduces stress...

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Face-to-Face Connectedness, Oxytocin, and Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study reports that oxytocin “love hormone” levels surge during a romantic crisis. These findings reaffirm a link between...

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Face-to-Face Connectedness, Oxytocin, and Your Vagus Nerve

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study reports that oxytocin “love hormone” levels surge during a romantic crisis. These findings reaffirm a link between...

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Facebook Can Create Psychological Safety Nets During Crises

Posted by on Apr 29, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

Facebook has many pros and cons, as most of us know. Two recent studies have found that Facebook can create a surprisingly effective...

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Facebook Can Create Psychological Safety Nets During Crises

Posted by on Apr 29, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

Facebook has many pros and cons, as most of us know. Two recent studies have found that Facebook can create a surprisingly effective...

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Real-World Neuroscience Research Promotes Human Interactions

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Education, Relationship | 0 comments

Pioneering neuroscientists are taking their research out of the lab and into the real-world. Recent “Out of the Lab” studies...

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Real-World Neuroscience Research Promotes Human Interactions

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Education, Relationship | 0 comments

Pioneering neuroscientists are taking their research out of the lab and into the real-world. Recent “Out of the Lab” studies...

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Poetry Lights Up Your Brain Like a Favorite Song, fMRI Shows

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

New research on the link between happy or scary musical cues—and the difference between reading poetry or prose—offer new clues about how...

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Poetry Lights Up Your Brain Like a Favorite Song, fMRI Shows

Posted by on Mar 12, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

New research on the link between happy or scary musical cues—and the difference between reading poetry or prose—offer new clues about how...

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Genetics Play a Role in Social Anxiety Disorder, Study Finds

Posted by on Mar 11, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study has pinpointed a genetic link between social anxiety disorder (SAD) and a serotonin transporter gene called...

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Genetics Play a Role in Social Anxiety Disorder, Study Finds

Posted by on Mar 11, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study has pinpointed a genetic link between social anxiety disorder (SAD) and a serotonin transporter gene called...

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Social Media Exacerbates Perceived Social Isolation

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study reports that heavy use of social media is associated with increased social isolation. This post was syndicated from Psychology...

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3 Ways Social Media Exacerbates Perceived Social Isolation

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

A new study reports that heavy use of social media is associated with increased social isolation. This post was syndicated from Psychology...

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Childhood Friendships Influence Both Fear and Fearlessness

Posted by on Dec 29, 2016 in All Uganda Today Posts, Relationship | 0 comments

A first-of-its-kind study reports that close childhood friends can make one another more or less afraid of ambiguous threats depending on...

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Why Is Violence So Contagious?

Posted by on Dec 27, 2016 in All Uganda Today Posts, Health, Relationship | 0 comments

Violence is contagious. This week, two new studies put the epidemic of violence spreading like a communicable disease within social...

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