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Does Mood Cloud Memory?

Many decisions are based on our memory of past events. A new study examines the role of mood on the memory-based decisions. “Suppose that last week you went to...
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Pregnant and Depressed

Depression accompanying pregnancy is a topic that receives less discussion than the well-documented postpartum depression. Depression is not uncommon in pregnant women. Between 14 and 23 percent of pregnant...
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Rural Bars Linked to Suicide

Alcohol consumption is strongly related to taking one’s own life. According to epidemiological data for alcohol and suicide, rural communities — especially communities with greater bar densities — are...
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