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New Hope for Addicts
Potential medications for alcoholism.
The Body Electric
Electrodes work for a range of ailments, from heart trouble and epilepsy to chronic pain and depression.
The Benefits of Romantic Love
Interview with Nathaniel Branden.
Do We Need 7 Hours' Sleep?
Yes, we do.
What's in a Face
How computer software will scan our faces to identify us for security purposes--or diagnose pain and depression.
Biting into Your Budget
Why it costs more dough to buy a bagel.
Not Ready to Quit
Smart firms are hiring older workers.
Was Proust a Neuroscientist?
Marcel Proust is best known as a writer. Now a new book argues that he—and others—were as much scientists as artists....
Attracted by the convenience, anonymity, and low prices, more Americans are going online for psychological treatment....
Globalization and 'Rogue' Economics
What's the collapse of the Eastern bloc got to do with America's credit crisis? Author Loretta Napoleoni explains....
Advertising: Rob Walker on Buying Into a Brand
Have we become immune to marketing ploys? No way, says author Rob Walker....