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Brains of maltreated kids, combatants aware of dangers


December 6th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 6 (IANS) The brains of children exposed to family violence and soldiers in combat zones show an acute awareness of dangers. Research suggests that they may have adapted ... Read more...

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Feel-good transmitter levels in brain determine anger


September 19th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) Fluctuating levels of serotonin, which may be triggered by abstaining from food or being stressed, affects brain regions that enable people to manage anger, a study ... Read more...

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Socially anxious kids misread faces, face trouble


April 1st, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 1 (IANS) Children suffering from extreme social anxiety often misread faces, confusing angry faces with sad ones."If you misread facial expressions, you're in social trouble, no matter what ... Read more...

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Self-control can provoke anger


March 18th, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 18 (IANS) Self-control could make you more likely to behave aggressively towards others. This is often seen with people on diets who are known to be irritable and ... Read more...

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Exerting self-control makes people more likely to behave aggressively


March 18th, 2011 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new study has found that people who make an effort to exert self-control are attracted to aggressive art and public policy appeals.They also don't appreciate messages ... Read more...

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Engaging in gaze contest is a reflex


February 27th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 27 (IANS) If you accidentally knock over your neighbour's beer in a bar and he stares at you, would you buy him a new drink or would you try to ... Read more...

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Staring for dominance is automatic for humans


February 26th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): A new study has suggested that the dominant behavior exhibited by staring someone down can be reflexive.Our primate relatives certainly get into dominance battles; they mostly resolve the ... Read more...

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Study finds hemodynamic responses for infant’s facial expressions


November 6th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): Japanese research group have found hemispheric differences in the temporal area overlying superior temporal sulcus (STS) when processing positive (happy) and negative (angry) facial expressions in infants.The ... Read more...

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Anger makes us want things more


November 2nd, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): Anger is usually considered a negative thing, but it also has some of the features of positive emotions.A new study has found that associating an object with ... Read more...

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Men switch off emotionally during rows


September 30th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 30 (IANS) Women may actually be right when they accuse men of 'switching off' during a furious tiff. Scientists have found that men effectively 'check out' in stressful situations, while ... Read more...

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Silent response to stress is a guy thing after all


September 29th, 2010 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): When stressed men look at angry faces, their brains show less activity in regions responsible for understanding others' feelings-a discovery that proves silent and stoic response to stress ... Read more...

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Study: Men are ‘programmed’ to look at attractive women, women look for status


July 13th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM (BNO NEWS) -- Men are 'programmed' to look at attractive women, while women are more interested in status, according to the results of a Dutch study released on Tuesday.Scientists of the ... Read more...

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