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Recognizing spontaneous facial expressions of emotion in a small-scale society of Papua New Guinea
(American Psychological Association (APA), 2017-03-01)
We report two studies on how residents of Papua New Guinea interpret facial expressions produced spontaneously by other residents of Papua New Guinea. Members of a small-scale indigenous society, Trobrianders (Milne Bay ...
The fear gasping face as a threat display in a Melanesian society
(Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA, 2016-10-16)
Theory and research showthat humans attribute both emotions and intentions to others on the basis of facial behavior: A gasping face can be seen as showing “fear” and intent to submit. The assumption that such interpretations ...
Evaluation of a pilot sensory play intervention to increase fruit acceptance in preschool children
Recent research has found an association between dislike of messy play and higher levels of food neophobia in children. The aim of the present study was to pilot and assess a five week intervention with preschool children, ...
Exploring Barriers to South Asian Help-Seeking for Eating Disorders
(Mental Health Review Journal, 2017-03-13)
Purpose Referrals to specialist eating disorder services from the South Asian (SA) community are under-represented, despite research suggesting that disordered eating attitudes and behaviours of SA people are similar to ...
Sensory evaluation of a novel vegetable in school age children
A behavioural sensory task was undertaken to further understanding into whether children's sensory evaluation of a new vegetable is associated with tasting and food neophobia scores. A sample of ninety-five children, aged ...
Predictors of physical activity and barriers to exercise in nursing and medical students
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2016-10-12)
Aims To investigate physical activity levels of nursing and medicine students, examine predictors of physical activity level and examine the most influential benefits and barriers to exercise. Background Healthcare ...
Healthy lifestyle behaviors predict health promotion attitudes in pre-registered nurses: a questionnaire study
Background: Nurses report inadequacies in health promotion practices. This study investigated attitudes toward being role models for healthy eating, and examined predictors of health promotion attitudes in preregistered ...
Temporal inhibition of autophagy reveals segmental reversal of ageing with increased cancer risk
Autophagy is an important cellular degradation pathway with a central role in metabolism as well as basic quality control, two processes inextricably linked to ageing. A decrease in autophagy is associated with increasing ...
Barriers and Enablers to Employment: Black Disabled Peoples Living with Sickle Cell Disorder Project.
(De Montfort University, 2019-02-01)
Final report of the Barriers and Enablers to Employment: Black Disabled Peoples Living with Sickle Cell Disorder Project.
Large as being on top of the world and small as hitting the roof: A shared magnitude representation for the comparison of emotions and numbers
Previous work on the direct Speed–Intensity Association (SIA) on comparative judgment tasks involved spatially distributed responses over spatially distributed stimuli with high motivational significance like facial ...