Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Psychology / Mental Health: Misc Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Psychology / Mental Health: Misc from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Extroverts Happier Regardless of Culture, Study Finds Researchers compared college students in five nations Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:00:00 -0400 How to Make 'Low-Cal' Menu Options More Palatable Study authors recommend not grouping these dishes together Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Scientists Probe What Makes People Get Their Groove On Offbeat rhythms of funk, hip-hip, R and B work best to get listeners on the dance floor, study finds Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Happy Couples Nestle Together at Night, Survey Finds Respondents were unhappier with relationship as sleeping distance grew Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Creative Pursuits Might Boost Your Job Performance Study finds association between self-expression, improved problem-solving skills Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Key Brain 'Networks' May Differ in Autism, Study Suggests Neural systems tied to gauging social cues appear 'over-connected' in children with the disorder Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Apathy Might Signal Brain Shrinkage in Old Age: Study But the findings only show an association; they don't prove cause and effect, experts say Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Family Dog Can Help Kids With Autism The bond between child and pet can also be a 'bridge' to interaction with others, study suggests Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Feed a Spouse, Starve an Argument? Study using voodoo dolls suggests irritable partners should grab a snack before speaking Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting Poor body image behind both behaviors, expert says Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Civilians in War Zones Also Suffer Mental Health Problems: Study The more life-threatening events that workers employed by military faced, the more anxiety, anger they felt Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Does Facebook Make Women Feel Bad About Their Bodies? Study found more time on the social networking site was tied to greater likelihood of negative self-image Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Don't Bother 'Faking It' in the Bedroom Study says partners can gauge each other's sexual satisfaction Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests Disruptions of working memory, mental processing speed make it hard to interact, researchers explain Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:00:00 -0400