Emotions

Emotions can give us feelings of euphoria, drive us temporarily insane or make it impossible for us to get out of bed. Emotions are extremely powerful forces that we should study so that we can look at them objectively.


Are facial expressions learned or innate? A study that looked at the facial expressions of people blind from birth found mixed results.

Short or tall, height affects us all — but does it have the power to determine how long we live, or whether we're happy?

One expert calls anger a source of creative juice. Here's why.

You’d think that someone who curses up a storm might be dishonest and bad news all around. A new study finds that the opposite may be true.

The results of a worldwide survey on empathy are in and it's full of surprises.

Understanding prehistoric societies explains why most people are happiest in small groups — but some of us break from the norm with cities and solitude alike.

Most animals don't feel shame, but humans do. Why would we evolve something that causes us pain, stress and discomfort?

Time to start taking "OMG OMG my heart's literally gonna explode" seriously. A new study shows "broken heart syndrome" has a happy – but still tragic – flip side.

The threat of betrayal looms in all relationships. Wouldn't it be nice to know when it's coming?

Those vivid memories you have of traumatic moments? Fear may have made them less accurate than you think.

These five natural mood boosters can provide instant happiness. Learn how music, meditation and other things can improve your mood and let you be happy

Approximately, sixteen million Americans have anger issues. In this article we explore anger management techniques and it's effect on your health.

Tempers run in my family and it's not something to be proud of. Blowing your lid is often something you end up regretting later.

People need enough money to be comfortable, but the filthy rich are no happier. Learn more about being excessively rich will not make you happier.

Fear, an emotion aroused by an unfamiliar, sudden, or threatening situation, and usually accompanied by a desire or attempt to escape the danger or threat.

The intimate connection between body, mind and spirit has been known and honored in Eastern medicine for millennia. Learn more about how you can create emotional well being to help cure your ills.