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Hospital Workers Wash Hands Less Frequently Toward End of Shift, Study Finds

Research could have implications for other industries, researchers say
November 10, 2014

New Airport Security Screening Method More Than 20 Times as Successful at Detecting Deception, Research Finds

Conversations more effective than observing physical behavior, study finds
November 6, 2014

Post-Ferguson: Experts to Discuss Psychology of Improving Police-Community Relations

APA to convene meeting of psychologists and legal experts
November 5, 2014

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