News tagged with smile
Eminent Belgian scientist Christian de Duve, a winner of the Nobel prize for medicine, died Saturday aged 95 after committing euthanasia, which is legal in Belgium, his family said.
Other May 06, 2013 | 2.5 / 5 (2) | 0
(HealthDay)—Within a year after having face transplant surgery, some patients regain sensory and motor functions such as the ability to speak, chew food and smile, experts have found.
Surgery Oct 26, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
As she was watching the first presidential debate, psychology Professor Paula Niedenthal couldn't help but notice something odd about Barack Obama's smile.
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 23, 2012 | 1 / 5 (2) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress)—A study conducted to learn more about mimicry of facial features has found that people tend to mimic smiles directed at them by other people based on their own feelings of status and power. ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Oct 17, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 2 |
Just grin and bear it! At some point, we have all probably heard or thought something like this when facing a tough situation. But is there any truth to this piece of advice? Feeling good usually makes us smile, but does ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Jul 30, 2012 | 4 / 5 (4) | 2 |
(Medical Xpress) -- For most of history, people have assumed that facial expressions are generally universal; a smile by someone of any cultural group generally is an expression of happiness or pleasure, for ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Apr 17, 2012 | 4 / 5 (9) | 0 |
Does she or doesn't she...? Sexual cues are ambiguous, and confounding. Weespecially menoften read them wrong. A new study hypothesizes that the men who get it wrong might be the ones that evolution has favored. ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 13, 2011 | 3.4 / 5 (27) | 3 |
Humour therapy is as effective as widely used antipsychotic drugs in managing agitation in patients with dementia and avoids serious drug side effects, a new study shows.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 21, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
When people have power, they act the part. Powerful people smile less, interrupt others, and speak in a louder voice. When people do not respect the basic rules of social behavior, they lead others to believe that they have ...
Psychology & Psychiatry May 20, 2011 | 4.7 / 5 (9) | 157 |
(PhysOrg.com) -- Your great aunt may be slowing down as she grows older, but a study created in a Brandeis laboratory reveals that shes probably better than you are at perceiving a genuine smile.
Psychology & Psychiatry Apr 12, 2011 | 4.6 / 5 (5) | 0 |