McGill Reporter Dr. Amir Raz on hypnosis, magic and placebos in medicineMcGill ReporterBefore he was a psychiatry professor and researcher, Amir Raz was a magician — and the two occupations aren’t as different as you might think. As Canada Research Chair in the Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Dr. Raz is interested in deception and … via… Continue reading Dr. Amir Raz on hypnosis, magic and placebos in medicine – McGill Reporter
There is a relatively new field of research known as computational psychiatry, which focuses on the development of mathematical models to better understand defects in the brain — defects that lead to adverse behaviors. A new study published in the journal Neuron discusses findings from this type of research into the fundamental processes of OCD.… Continue reading OCD and Computational Psychiatry
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The links between nutrition and ADHD deepen. A recent study examined whether or not vitamin and mineral supplements might ease ADHD symptoms, and it yielded encouraging results. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is characterized by hyperactivity, attention difficulty, and impulsiveness. Although estimates differ, ADHD is thought to affect around 5 percent of children in the United States. ADHD… Continue reading Could micronutrient supplements combat ADHD?
What men look at most in the first 10 seconds of looking at a woman. The lips are the most attractive facial feature on women, according to a survey. In the first 10 seconds of meeting a women, on average, a man will spend around half that time looking at her lips. If the woman… Continue reading The Most Attractive Facial Feature On Women
Detroit native Kevin Lepine hypnotizes Ridley’s Oct. 17The Morning SunIf you go: Hypnotist Kevin Lepine performs an adult comedy-hypnosis show, “Hypnosis Unleased,” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, at Ridley’s Comedy Castle, 310 S Troy St., Royal Oak. Tickets are $18 at comedycastle.com. You must be over 18 to attend.and more » via hypnosis – Google… Continue reading Detroit native Kevin Lepine hypnotizes Ridley’s Oct. 17 – The Morning Sun
There are many things in life we can’t control—everything from tiny annoyances to tragedies. We can’t control if our grandmother gets cancer and passes away. We can’t control if we get cancer. We can’t control what others think, say or do. We can’t control what others think of us. We can’t control who our loved… Continue reading Coping with What You Can’t Control