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May 17, 2019

we all know what it feels like to be rejected by a friend, loved one or coworker. But did you know that rejection has actual physiological effects on your body and brain? Today Brett and I discuss the very real effects of social rejection.

 

Social Rejection

 


May 10, 2019

When we go to the doctor most of us never even question whether or not the drugs the doctor prescribes are effective, we just take it for granted. This week Brett and I explore the effectiveness of antidepressants. Below are links to the research we cite in the show.


May 3, 2019

A continuation of our conversation last week on the importance of sex in relationships. Additional notes and links from the show:
Psychology of finding a mate

https://www.eventbrite.com/rally/10-things-meet-someone-2018-dating-advice/

Get off the couch, go out even by yourself. Talk to people and don’t appear...


Apr 26, 2019

Sex has both biological and psychological benefits in a relationship. This week Brett and I discuss these benefits and the myths that surround the subject. Here are links to the articles discussed in the show. 

 

https://markmanson.net/sex-and-our-psychological-needs

Makes a point about sex is not necessary for life,...


Apr 19, 2019

Every person experiences stress in their lives and yet some seem to handle it well while others struggle. Today's episode is all about how to understand and take control of how we perceive and cope with stress.