KidzTube
Welcome
Login / Register

Why You Shouldn't Make Decisions When You're Hungry

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

URL

You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Sorry, only registred users can create playlists.
URL


 Biology   |   Society / Culture   |   Psychology   |   Science   |   Social Science
 Find Related Videos  added
217 Views

Description

Researchers have found that being hungry can trigger impulsive behavior, how is this evolutionarily advantageous?

Check out the all new Seeker! http://www.seeker.com

Why You Get Angry When You're Hungry ►►►► http://bit.ly/1WKZ958
Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►► http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI

We are all Seekers. We dare to act on our curiosity with an instinctual belief that wisdom is gained by experiencing, observing and exploring. Seek for yourself at www.Seeker.com.

Read More:
The Stomach-Derived Hormone Ghrelin Increases Impulsive Behavior
http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v41/n5/full/npp2015297a.html
"Impulsivity, defined as impaired decision making, is associated with many psychiatric and behavioral disorders, such as attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder as well as eating disorders. Recent data indicate that there is a strong positive correlation between food reward behavior and impulsivity, but the mechanisms behind this relationship remain unknown."

Dopamine Determines Impulsive Behavior
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/dopamine-impulsive-addiction/
"Binge-shoppers and serial daters might perpetually be living at the whim of their latest impulse, and now research is getting to the biological basis of their seemingly random behavior."

Suffering Makes You Egoist: Acute Pain Increases Acceptance Rates and Reduces Fairness during a Bilateral Ultimatum Game
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/asset?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0026008.PDF
"Social preferences like interpersonal altruism, fairness, reciprocity and inequity aversion are inherently linked to departures from pure self-interest. During economic interactions, for example, defectors may be punished even if this implies a cost for the punishers. Here we explore whether the personal experience of pain changes the balance between self-gain and socially based choices."

Always Gamble on an Empty Stomach: Hunger Is Associated with Advantageous Decision Making
http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0111081
"Three experimental studies examined the counterintuitive hypothesis that hunger improves strategic decision making, arguing that people in a hot state are better able to make favorable decisions involving uncertain outcomes."
____________________

DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily.

Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews

Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=dnewschannel

DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews

Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/tracedominguez

DNews on Facebook https://facebook.com/DiscoveryNews

DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews

Discovery News http://discoverynews.com

Download the Seeker Daily App: http://testu.be/1ndmmMq

Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ???? http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI

Post your comment

Comments

Be the first to comment









RSS