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Pre-birthday craze | Ginger spiced herbal tea!

A bit late posting today, sorry about that, I do however have a pretty good reason as it is my birthday tomorrow (yey!) thus I have been a busy bee sorting out todays gym session, done laundry, cleaned up in general and also been reading up on the latest and very interesting… 248 more words


I Love Cali (Guest Post)

– By Michael Tu

I hate Chicago! I can’t wait to move back to Cali. I must have heard my Californian friends senselessly bash Chicago at least 100 times the past 6 years here. 823 more words

How My Brain Works

Social Psych Snapshot: Recent Research

We’re excited to announce our first guest post by our colleague, Hannah! In her posts, Hannah will compile a short list of recent links to interesting articles and news in the world of psychology for your perusing pleasure. 110 more words

Social Psychology

Psychology Tomorrow

Psychology more than any other science has had its pseudo-scientific no less than its scientific period. — James Baldwin

As I sit here reading a paperback copy of Psychology Gone Wrong: The Dark Sides of Science and Therapy by Tomasz Witkowski and Maciej Zatonski (not the accordion duo), I can’t help but notice myself agreeing with many aspects of this polemic work. 895 more words

Participating in brain-imaging studies: What is it like?

Having worked and studied within Psychology for several years now, I have read many, many research articles that utilise neuro-imaging techniques including fMRI, PET, MEG and EEG. 886 more words


Research Study Shows the Power of Yoga for PTSD and Brain Function

I’ve spent quite a few posts on this blog talking about the profound change yoga and meditation has had on my well being.  I certainly notice a difference when I miss a yoga practice or meditation.   481 more words