Impulsive behaviour

Take note, men! Testosterone can make you impulsive

Researchers, including those from California Institute of Technology in the US, found that men given doses of testosterone performed more poorly on a test designed to measure cognitive reflection than a group given a placebo.

Apr 28, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Office naps may make you more productive

Employers who add nap pods in the workplace or offer extended break time may find their employees more productive, researchers say.

Jun 30, 2015, 13:42 PM IST

Impulsive behaviour linked to brain connectivity

In what could help better understand behavioural problems and social adaptation difficulties in children, researchers have found that patterns of brain connectivity are linked with impulsive behaviour.

Jul 23, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

Yoga may benefit prisoners psychologically

Yoga can improve the mood and mental well being of prisoners and may also affect their impulsive behaviour, a study has revealed.

Aug 12, 2013, 16:29 PM IST

`Impulsive behaviour drives cellphone addiction`

Impulsive behaviour and materialism drive cellphone use and instant messaging addictions.

Nov 29, 2012, 20:16 PM IST

How the brain controls impulsive behaviour

A new research has contradicted a 40-year-old theory of how the brain controls impulsive behaviour.

Aug 31, 2011, 20:37 PM IST

Brain area controlling impulsive behaviour traced

Scientists have traced brain area that controls impulsive behaviour and say that it can be controlled.

Sep 22, 2010, 12:26 PM IST

Brain area controlling impulsive behaviour traced

Scientists have traced brain area that controls impulsive behaviour and say that it can be controlled.

Sep 22, 2010, 00:00 AM IST