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Why do we not remember things from the first couple of years of childhood?
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It seems this "fact" is becoming more debatable. This article and this article might clear up some misconceptions and confusion about this issue. It's incredibly difficult to say anything about ...

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The effects of pain on cognitive function and incidence of depression
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This may be more of a non-answer than an answer, but here it goes. When you're talking about the effect of something like pain, it's valuable to first understand some of the complexity. While it's ...

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How objective are scientific measures of paraphilia?
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wiki's Psychopathology page should give you some insight into this issue. First, you must realize that a psychological illness is generally different than a biological illness. The difficulty when ...

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What is the most common age for developing psychosis?
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Something to keep in mind is that anything you hear on TV is that it's probably not completely accurate. Psychosis is not a condition; it's a symptom of a condition. Psychosis can be involved in ...

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What is the primary mechanism behind nationalism, sports-team-ism, product-ism etc.?
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In group, out group behavior would likely be the base topic for which you're looking. I have my own thoughts and theories on the topic, but if you want to delve into some psychological reasons for ...

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Effect of time limits on problem solving
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This ted talk video would probably interest you. It seems the current understanding is that it would depend on both the individual, and the type of task they are performing. Here are the general ...

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Do we negatively perceive people who wear glasses?
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The simple answer is that it depends on the person. Whenever you're talking about a perception, you have to first realize that perceptions are built on many things. Since a person's upbringing, ...

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What is Attention Deficit Disorder on adults and how is it treated?
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It doesn't sound like your just looking for some general info about the psychological disorder of ADHD. The thing you should maybe start out with is understanding that there are two different sub-...

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