Psychology is the study of how people think, behave and feel. Psychological studies provide psychological facts in different aspects. We have prepared a list of Amazing facts about Psychology.
Interestingly, there are various fields of Psychology i.e. Cognitive, Forensic, Experimental, Health, Behavioural, Biological, Sociocultural Psychology.
Facts About Psychology | Amazing Facts
1- Your Favourite Song is Your Favourite because you have an emotional attachment to it.
2- No one born blind has ever developed schizophrenia.
3- When lovers look into each other’s eyes, their heartbeats synchronize. It is a staggering fact.
4- Reading notes aloud or talking to yourself about that helps you learn fast.
5- Smelling An Orange or eating one can reduce stress by 70%.
6- People who sleep with multiple pillows are often lonely and depressed.
7- A person makes a lot of hand gestures while telling a true story, on the other hand, a person’s hands seem to be still while telling a lie.
8- Listening to sad songs actually creates positive emotions.
9- The last person on your mind before you fall asleep is either the reason for your pain or happiness.
10- If someone is pretending not to care then it is the habit of someone who cares the most.
11- Spending money on others makes someone happier than spending it on oneself.
12- When a person cries if the first teardrop comes from the right eye that means he/ she is crying because of joy. While if it comes from the left eye, the person is crying from pain.
13- Playing Chess makes your mind sharper as you have to concentrate more to win. it develops inductive thinking.
14- Food tastes better when it is cooked by someone else, even you make it using the same recipe.
15- People read longer lines quickly but they prefer short lines.
16- 97% of people write their own when got a new phone.
17- Money will buy happiness only to a certain extent.
18- Women have half as many pain receptors as compared to males, but have a greater threshold for pain.
19- To develop a habit, an individual needs 66 days to actually make it a habit.
20- People who criticize others usually possess low self-esteem.
21- When an individual dies, they have 7minutes of brain activity. They see their lifetime memories as flashbacks.
22- Your stress will be reduced if u write down your stress causing thoughts.
23- To be negative most of the time can be due to a gene.
24- 68% of the people experience their phone vibrates when it’s not. It is Phantom Vibration Syndrome.
25- Gratitude can boost Dopamine and Serotonin happiness hormones.
26- A person who stays alone for a long time, can have serious health issues.
27- People who stay up late possess risk-taking abilities.
28- Depression is the outcome of over-thinking. The mind creates problems that didn’t even exist.
29- The human brain treats rejection like intense physical pain.
30- Physical Exercise delays the brain’s ageing by 10 years. Exercise slows down the neurological deterioration in the brain.
31- Relationship breakup can be hard to tolerate as someone can experience chest pain. It is called Broken Heart Syndrome.
32- Brain focuses better on writing rather than typing. It will help to focus better if you write it down.
33- Being happy around people makes an individual happier.
34- Interesting to know this fact, Telling your goals to someone can demotivate you or makes you less passionate about them.
35- People tend to remember small chunks of information better.
36- Chocolate can uplift your mood as it releases the same chemical responsible for happiness.
You will be amazed to know these astonishing facts about psychology.