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Researcher Explains Psychology of Coronavirus Fears and the Power of Nostalgia in Coping

Researcher Explains Psychology of Coronavirus Fears and the Power of Nostalgia in Coping

Andrew Abeyta, an assistant professor of psychology, affirms that the coronavirus pandemic may be threatening people’s fundamental sense of meaning in life, thus stoking their fears.

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Nostalgia May Have Harmful Impact on Those With Negative Past, Says Rutgers–Camden Study

Nostalgia May Have Harmful Impact on Those With Negative Past, Says Rutgers–Camden Study

A New Rutgers–Camden study shows that nostalgia – previously shown to be positive – does not have the same psychological benefits for those with a negative past.

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Picture That: Nostalgia Provides Psychological Benefits, Says New Rutgers–Camden Study

Picture That: Nostalgia Provides Psychological Benefits, Says New Rutgers–Camden Study

Taking a few minutes to reflect on our past experiences and how they have helped shape who we are today can have extraordinary health benefits.

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