Eye-catching studies that didn’t make the final cut:

The method by which pain relief is delivered could help alleviate post-operative cognitive problems (patient controlled epidural led to fewer neuropsych problems than patient-controlled intravenous).

A mother’s social anxiety is transmitted to her child.

Do languages evolve in a similar way to species?

American girls are now doing just as well as boys at maths.

Baby steps are big.

Post written by Christian Jarrett (@psych_writer) for the BPS Research Digest.