Psychology doesn't only help us to understand ourselves better, but also comprehend why someone acts the way they do. To some facts over it, read further.

12 Psychological Facts You May Not Know!

Everyone loves psychology! It's immensely satisfying and Interesting to know about the mental workings of a person. It doesn't only help us to understand ourselves better, but also comprehend why someone acts the way they do. Here are 12 such psychological facts you may not know!

#1 Doing things that scare you actually makes you happier!

#2 The happier you are, the less sleep you need. Your brain gets too excited to even sleep without getting tired, just like a kid!

#3 Cursing helps reduce pain. Swearing in response to pain may activate the amygdala which in turn triggers a fight-or-flight response. This leads to a surge in adrenaline, a natural form of pain relief.

#4 Women with male best friends tend to have better moods and Men with female best friends have a better overall emotional intelligence.

#5 Bite sized information is the best. Don't you prefer one line sentences instead of the huge paragraphs? It's because they are easy to remember, right?

#6 Being alone for a long time is as bad for your health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day.

#7 Any friendship that was born in the period between 16 and 28 years of age is more likely to be robust and long lasting.

#8 Women generally prefer men with deep husky voices because they seem more confident and not aggressive.

#9 Listening to high-frequency music makes you feel calm, relaxed, and happy.

#10 If you can't stop your stream of thoughts at night, get up and write them down. This will set your mind at ease so you can sleep.

#11 Getting someone to do a favour makes them like you more as people are more attracted to kind-natured individuals.

#12 You can't multitask. Your mind cannot do two things at once. It only switches back and forth between tasks.

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