emotional events

Exercise helps you cope with stress, anxiety


September 17th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 14 (IANS) Moderate exercise not only keeps one fit and healthy but also helps him or her to cope with anxiety and stress, suggests a new study."While it ... Read more...

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Cuddle chemical improves social cognition only in less socially proficient people


September 22nd, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 22 (ANI): Naturally occurring hormone oxytocin-the so-called cuddle chemical-selectively improves social cognitive abilities for less socially proficient individuals, but has little effect on those who are more socially proficient, according ... Read more...

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Adults, not children, make worse witnesses to emotional events


July 24th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): A new research has revealed that emotions, particularly those provoked by negative events, can trigger inaccurate memories - and the effect is worse, not better, when the witness ... Read more...

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Emotions linger despite memory loss


April 13th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 13 (ANI): A new study has found that emotions may persist long after the actual memory of an experience dies.In the study, neuroscientist Justin Feinstein at the University of Iowa ... Read more...

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Fatty foods ‘offer long-term memory formation’


April 28th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Can't stop thinking about that rich, delicious hot chocolate fudge you had last night? Well, if it's so, then you shouldn't feel like a glutton, because the feeling ... Read more...

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How brain controls perception of emotional events


April 21st, 2009 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): What do emotions mean and how do we retain past events in the mind? Such questions have bugged people for long. Now, scientists have found key processes in ... Read more...

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Native language ads appeal more to shoppers emotions


December 16th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Marketing messages expressed in people''s native languages are most effective at triggering emotional reactions, according to a new study.Researchers Stefano Puntoni, Bart de Langhe, and Stijn van ... Read more...

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How we remember traumatic events


October 29th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Emotional memories of a traumatic experience in life often persist in our minds. Now, researchers from The University of Queensland shed light on how we remember traumatic ... Read more...

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How scent brings back memories of emotional events


October 17th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 17 (ANI): A new study in mice, conducted by researchers at the Duke University Medical Center, has shown that the part of the brain that processes scents is indeed ... Read more...

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This is why we get addicted to alcohol


September 10th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 10 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Sussex have provided the perfect excuse for downing a drink or two alcohol helps in remembering the good things and forget the ... Read more...

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