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Self control is a resource (couple of blog posts)

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Esther12, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. Esther12

    Esther12 Senior Member

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    The more I read about psychology, the more that I think that psychosocial approach to CFS is likely to have caused real psychological harm to patients.

    http://youarenotsosmart.com/2012/04/17/ego-depletion/

    http://www.theatlantic.com/health/a...ed-the-modern-conception-of-willpower/255544/

    These may be of interest to others... or may not. It could be that these posts present a misleading view of the evidence... I've not look at the original papers myself, so have no idea. A lot of research in these areas does seem a bit weak... so you've been warned.

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