Grey matter volume in two brain regions predicts selection of healthful food or tasty but unwholesome cuisine, study shows

The study was conducted by a team around Hilke Plassmann, the INSEAD Chaired Professor of Decision Neuroscience, consisting of Liane Schmidt of the Brain and Spine Institute (ICM) of Sorbonne University & the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), Anita Tusche of the Cal Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/06/180621101354.htm

The Psychology and Philosophy of Memory

Memory refers to the system, or systems, by which the mind registers, stores, and retrieves information for the purpose of optimizing future action. Memory can be divided into short-term and long-term memory. Long-term memory can be further divided into episodic and semantic memory. Read more: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/hide-and-seek/201806/the-psychology-and-philosophy-memory

Study suggests different mental frameworks women can use to get out of body image rut

Renee Engeln, a professor of instruction in psychology in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University, said positive body image interventions focused on telling women they're beautiful the way they are or exhorting them to "love their bodies" are often doomed to fail. Read more: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/06/180621172512.htm