The Power of Negative Thinking

Our editor’s pick of the 10 best psychology and neuroscience links spotted in the last week: The Power of Negative Thinking New BBC Radio 4 series presented by writer Oliver Burkeman. A Maturing Picture of Emotion At The Psychologist, Louisa Lawrie and Louise Phillips on how we process emotions in ourselves and others as we age. It Is Pretty Easy to Get Art Experts to Fall for Fakes Simon Oxenham aka Neurobonkers makes his debut on Science of Us. Why Narcissists Deserve Our Pity Rather Than Contempt I chatted to ABC Radio’s Future Tense show, and I avoided mentioning Mr T. Confessions of a Depressed Comic  Kevin Breel didn’t look like a depressed kid: team captain, at every party, funny and confident. But he tells the story of the night he realized that — to save his own life — he needed to say four simple words. External brain stimulation goes deep Applying electrical currents to mouse skulls suggests method to activate remote regions in the brain without the need for surgery. Let It Go—The Power of Thought Stopping Professor Brian Little explains why he sometimes says “Quack” to himself. Evolutionary psychology shows that people get ahead in life by using one of these two strategies It’s a case of prestige versus dominance, explains Professor Jessica Tracy. Not Even Scientists Can Easily Explain P-values I’ve come to think that the most fundamental problem with p-values is that no one can really say what they...
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Authors: Bor-Seng-Shu E, Paschoal FM, Almeida KJ, De Lima Oliveira M, Nogueira RC, Teixeira MJ, Walter U Abstract Substantia nigra (SN) hyperechogenicity has been proved to be a characteristic finding for idiopathic Parkinson's disease (PD), occurring in more than 90% of the patients. This echofeature is owed to increased amounts of iron in the SN region and reflects a functional impairment of the nigrostriatal dopaminergic system. In a prospective blinded study in which a group of patients with early mild signs and symptoms of unclear Parkinsonism were followed until a definite clinical diagnosis of PD, the hypere...
Source: Journal of Neurosurgical Sciences - Category: Neurosurgery Tags: J Neurosurg Sci Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 18 June 2019Source: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering AspectsAuthor(s): Qian Wei, Liuyang Dong, Fen Jiao, Wenqing QinAbstractCalcite, as a gangue mineral, needs to be removed from the target minerals in the flotation. Single depressant citric acid (CA) or Fe (III) species has a limited depressive effect on calcite in the sodium oleate (NaOL) flotation system. In this paper, the floatability of calcite with single depressant (CA or Fe (III)) and mixed depressant (CA /Fe (III)) was studied by microflotation experiments. Solution chemical calculation and X-ray photoele...
Source: Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects - Category: Chemistry Source Type: research
ConclusionAcute organophosphate poisoning treated with atropine showed a potential for inducing prothrombotic coagulation abnormalities, presented with PT. This life-threatening complication may additionally contribute to prolonged morbidity and mortality in OP poisonings, especially in patients with medical history of comorbidites.
Source: Toxicology Reports - Category: Toxicology Source Type: research
Conclusion: Within limitations, it is concluded that the safety of women will continue to be a concern in the near future. PMID: 31210347 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal - Category: Middle East Health Tags: East Mediterr Health J Source Type: research
PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to identify the association between violence exposure and suicidal ideation, plans, and attempts among adolescents and to test whether these relationships were mediated by internet overuse. DESIGN AND METHODS: We used a c...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: Symptoms of eating disorders have been established as significant concurrent correlates with suicide ideation and behaviors in adolescent samples, but very few studies have examined eating disorder symptoms as prospective risk factors for suicid...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
It is estimated that comorbidity between depression and chronic pain reaches more than half of the depressed adult patients around the world. Evidence indicates that some stressors, such as early-life stress (ELS), mediate the co-occurrence of depression a...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
There is a significant association between childhood abuse and suicidal behavior in low-income African American women with a recent suicide attempt. Increasingly, empirical focus is shifting toward including suicide resilience, which mitigates against suic...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
BACKGROUND: Mental illness rates among young people is high, yet the frequency of help-seeking is low, especially among those from lower socioeconomic backgrounds. Understanding factors influencing help-seeking, such as mental illness beliefs, stigma and l...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Mortality from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is rare and even rarer in paediatric patients. Usually when we consider causes of death in patients with IBD, cancer, venous thromboembolism, sepsis and nutrition are at the front of mind. However, the pop...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
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