Münchausen syndrome…

Münchausen syndrome is a term for psychiatric disorders known as Factitious disorders wherein those affected feign disease, illness, or psychological trauma in order to draw attention or sympathy to themselves. It is also sometimes known as hospital addiction syndrome or hospital hopper syndrome. Münchausen syndrome is related to Münchausen syndrome by proxy (MSbP/MSP), which refers […]

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Why People Lie…

  Deception Points Most lies aren’t meant to be hurtful to others; rather, they’re meant to help the one doing the fibbing. These are the six top ways people lie. Lying to Save Face What it sounds like: “Gosh, I never got the shower invitation!” “Sorry I’m late, but there was a huge pileup on […]

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In Pictures: Ten Ways To Tell If Someone Is Lying To You Lies told on the printed page or on a TV screen may be the hardest to detect. When a journalist at a respected publication tells a tall tale–like the New York Times’ Jayson Blair or The New Republic’s Stephen Glass–those of us without reams of time on our hands aren’t likely to uncover it on our own.

In Pictures: Ten Ways To Tell If Someone Is Lying To You Lies told on the printed page or on a TV screen may be the hardest to detect. When a journalist at a respected publication tells a tall tale–like the New York Times’ Jayson Blair or The New Republic’s Stephen Glass–those of us without […]

Read More In Pictures: Ten Ways To Tell If Someone Is Lying To You Lies told on the printed page or on a TV screen may be the hardest to detect. When a journalist at a respected publication tells a tall tale–like the New York Times’ Jayson Blair or The New Republic’s Stephen Glass–those of us without reams of time on our hands aren’t likely to uncover it on our own.

Lying..people do it. How can you learn to tell if someone is lying to you? Here is some quick info on the subject…hope you lie-k it  🙂 lying takes more mental effort than telling the truth emotions give people away when lying lying causes more stress and anxiety

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Telling The Truth

Telling the truth is easy do to when interdependence is low – like revealing deeply personal information to a complete stranger sitting on a plane. Telling the truth in such situations does not matter – there is no real consequence for doing so (nor is there any real benefit). When interdependence is high, however, telling […]

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