13 Jun

Postpartum depression affects about one in every 200 births to mothers who have no prior psychological problems. (In brief. Postpartum depression. Monitor on Psychology, 2-018, 49(1), p. 13)


11 Jun

Five experiments found that people’s voices express more emotions than their faces. (In brief. Listen carefully. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(1), p. 11)


30 May

Karl Lagerfeld: Sweatpants are a sign of defeat.


26 May

Women workers rate their female bosses more highly than men do and tend to perform better for female bosses. (In brief. Women at work. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(1), p. 9)


23 May

W. B. Yeats: We make out of the quarrel with others rhetoric, but of the quarrel with ourselves, poetry.


19 May

Researchers looked at data from 4,5208 8 to 11 year old children. Those who had less than 2 hours per day of screen time, 9 to 11 hours of daily sleep, and at least one hour per day of physical activity had the best scores on cognitive tests. (In brief. Turn off the screens. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 50(1), p. 17)


16 May

Data analyzed from over 3 million UK residents showed that agreeable people had less money and more debt than those with who aren’t as nice, perhaps because agreeable people care less about money. (In brief. Nice guys finish last. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 50(1), p. 12)