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Bias in decision-making leads to poor choices and may be linked to depression

When faced with making a complicated decision, our automatic instinct to avoid misfortune can result in missing out on rewards, and could even contribute to depression, according to new research. read more
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Armed with information, people make poor choices, study finds

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (4 years ago)

When faced with a choice that could yield either short-term satisfaction or longer-term benefits, people with complete information about the options generally go for the quick reward, according to new research.... Read Post

In pro baseball pitchers, weak core linked to more missed days

Academics / General Science : Science Codex (12 hours ago)

COLUMBUS, Ohio – New research suggests that professional baseball pitchers with poor core stability are more likely to miss 30 or more days in a single season because of injury than are pitchers who have good control of muscles in t... Read Post

Depression And Bad Choices Linked To Bias In Decision-Making

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

A study, conducted by researchers at University College London, reveals that making a difficult decision can result in poor decisions and could be associated with depression. The study is published in the journal PLoS Computational ... Read Post

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