Extras

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

Babies as young as 14 months show signs of altruism.

Psychological factors that predict adjustment and coping in people with multiple sclerosis.

Neurotic people spend more time than others looking at the eyes of fearful faces.

The confirmation bias is not unstoppable (pdf).

How to report effect sizes in psychology.

Ramachandran reviews his research that’s used mirrors to help brain-damaged patients.

The role of decreased oxytocin release in the negative symptoms of schizophrenia. Oxytocin is a hormone that’s previously been associated with trust and the forming of social bonds.

Applying neuroscience and psychology to the design of buildings. The Digest loves this topic. (For more see here).

From “not a big deal” to “hellish”: Older people’s diverse experiences with dementia.