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Talking to Yourself Can Give You a Temporary Cognitive Boost [Mind Hacks]

Talking to yourself has long been frowned upon as a sign of craziness, but a recent study published in the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology suggests talking to yourself might actually help you find lost or hidden objects more quickly than being silent. More »
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Believing You Can Be Smarter Actually Makes You Smarter [Mind Hacks]

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (5 years ago)

It's no surprise that self confidence plays an important role in our performance, but findings published by the American Psychological Association suggest all it takes to boost your smarts is believing that you can be smarter.Photo ... Read Post

Study Explains Why Walking Can Boost Your Creativity

Lifestyle / Productivity : Lifehacker (5 months ago)

It's long been thought that when you need a creative boost, you should step out and take a walk. Now, research published in The Journal of Experimental Psychology shows that it works. Read more... Read Post

We Drink More Alcohol When We Exercise

Health : Healthland (4 hours ago)

First we sweat, and then we swig: A new Northwestern Medicine study published in the journal Health Psychology finds that people tend to drink more alcohol on days they’ve exercised. The study looked at 150 adults between the ages o... Read Post

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