Archive | July, 2019


28 Jul

Research finds that exercise helps preserve memory. (In brief. Exercise your brain. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(3), 12-13)


21 Jul

Upton Sinclair: It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.


19 Jul

The American Psychological Association’s guidelines for working with men and boys resourced more than 40 years of research which showed that traditional masculinity is psychologically harmful. Boys are best not socialized to be stoic, competitive, and dominant and are instead best socialized to show leadership, courage, and be emotionally tuned into self and others. (Pappas, S. APA issues first-ever guidelines for practice with men and boys. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 50(1), 34-39)


15 Jul

Exercise helps anxiety and depression. (In brief. Get moving. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(2), pp. 13-14)


11 Jul

A study found that when 80+ year olds have a strong social network with positive relationships, their cognitive functioning shows less decline. (In brief. Super-agers are more social. Monitor on Psychology, 2018, 49(2), p. 13)


8 Jul

Marjory Stoneman Douglas: Be a nuisance where it counts.