Tag: emotions

Celebrity Health Advice

by Volume 14, Number 5 Whether we like it or not, endorsement of a health-related product or process by a celebrity affects consumer behavior, for good or ill. Katie Couric’s televised colonoscopy in 2000 was followed by a subsequent increase…

Emotional Diversity

by Volume 13, Number 12 Acute inflammation is an important and essential feature of the immune system’s response to a pathogen (such as an infection) or an injury, and subsequent process of tissue repair and healing. However, chronic inflammation is…

Chemosignals

by Volume 11, Number 9 Communication among human beings commonly occurs through the sensory modalities of hearing, vision, and touch. Although we typically don’t think about communication via the olfactory sense, we do pay attention to smell though personal hygiene…