Human disgust evolved as a mechanism for avoiding potential disease threats.
The white, gloppy condiment has a lot of haters.
Remember -- in every dark room there's the potential for light. All you need to do is flip the switch on.
My initial reaction to turning the term "disgusting" against Donald Trump is that it's a weak strategy because it maintains the feeling of disgust front-and-center, which doesn't really get us anywhere.
If you -- or someone you know -- need help, please call 1-800-273-8255 for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. If you
A recent study published in the journal Anthrozoos suggests there are surprising cultural differences in attitudes towards eating pets, in this case, cats.
If ice cream were associated with filth, disease and desolation, rather than with long summer days, azure beaches and beautiful, fit, thin, sun-kissed people, could we overcome our sweet tooth and like it just a little less?
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Thanks to neuroplasticity, we know that the brain's structure and function can change throughout life, even as adults. It means you can train your brain to better manage which emotions surface when and for how long. So how do you move emotions like anger and sadness to the backseat to make room for more joy and to increase well-being?
I want to take this opportunity to thank all those involved in the production and development of Disney•Pixar's film "Inside Out." The film is named "Inside Out" because it is about the inner workings of the mind, which controls how people behave.
Nobody likes to feel disgusted. But evidence suggests that disgust is an evolutionary adaptation that protects us from potentially
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This image marks what used to be a favorite thing for me. Now I always worry about going to the zoo, whether it's in India
If you're running a little short on potable water, you might want to take some empty jugs up to Portland, Oregon, where for the next few days, they will be throwing away 38 million gallons of water
Emotional experiences clearly affect memory. At the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy many people
"The reality is we're speaking more about possibility than probability," says Neal Schultz, a cosmetic dermatologist in New
"Disgust is fascinating because it's a model emotion," she said. "It tells us a lot about how all the emotions work." Curtis's
People who squirm at the sight of bugs or are grossed out by blood and guts are more likely to be politically conservative