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2012-12-17 16:35:43

Executive function (EF), frequently associated with the frontal lobes, guides complex behavior such as planning, decision-making, and response control.

Sugar Could Be The Key To Self Control
2012-11-09 04:58:58

If you want to boost your self-control, gargle sugar water, according to a study that has been co-authored by University of Georgia professor of psychology Leonard Martin.

Classic 40-Year-Old Marshmallow Test Gets Revisited With New Study
2012-10-11 12:28:01

Breakthrough research in the 1960s that used marshmallows to assess a child’s ability to delay gratification has been revisited with a fresh, new study by the University of Rochester.

Food Choices Are Controlled By The Brain
2012-09-27 09:43:07

Researchers from the California Institute of Technology recently discovered that an individual’s internal struggle to choose between healthy and unhealthy food items is based off of neural processes in the brain.

2012-08-23 01:35:37

New research from the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management suggests learning how to stop enjoying unhealthy food sooner may play a pivotal role in combating America’s obesity problem.

Patience And Self Control Illustrated In Brain Imaging
2012-06-19 09:04:54

Not taking a piece of chocolate cake is easy during the first ten minutes. However, trying to not take a piece of that same cake after 30 minutes is even more difficult.

2012-05-15 11:05:55

There are many theories about why religion exists, most of them unproven.

2012-03-19 16:13:02

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Fla., have found that when they deplete a smoker's self control, smoking a cigarette may restore self-control.

2012-03-15 23:17:00

Planning your diet won't really help you gain self-control unless you're feeling good about your weight in the first place.

2012-03-14 21:19:17

Those motivated to actively change bad habits may be setting themselves up for failure, a new study suggests.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.