Latest Impulsivity Stories

2009-04-23 08:50:20

Solving the age-old chicken and the egg dilemma, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers report that genetic predisposition to impulsivity is a trait predictive of alcoholism.

2008-11-11 06:15:00

A new study in the November issue of the journal Appetite finds that obese women display significantly weaker impulse control than normal-weight women, but between obese and normal-weight men, the impulsivity levels are nearly the same.

2008-07-19 09:00:36

By Haley Hughes, Aiken Standard, S.C. Jul. 19--Support, advocacy and educational opportunities are available in Aiken for those who have mental illness and for their families.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'