Personalizing nudges in health care could help get patients more engaged with their own care, and facilitate behavior change.
How Loss Aversion Affects Our Perceptions of Weight
Loss aversion, a foundational concept in behavioral science, is key to how we approach money. Does it also affect how we think about weight?
The Vaccine Optimism Effect: Why Vaccine News Might Reduce Social Distancing
Though a natural cause for celebration, news about successful COVID-19 vaccination rollouts may paradoxically reduce social distancing.
Seeing is Believing: Increasing COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake in Minority Groups
Emerging data show that vaccine uptake is lower among minorities. Amplifying the voices of medical experts from these communities may help.
Why We’re More Afraid of Vaccine-Related Blood Clots Than We Are of COVID-19
Even though severe side effects from COVID vaccines are incredibly rare, we feel safer maintaining the status quo than we do taking action.