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Interesting Psychological Facts

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Open Your Mind…

The human brain is a fascinating subject, and psychology is an ever-expanding field of study. As humans continue to grow as individuals and as a species, we develop new problems and new solutions on a daily basis, so it’s no surprise that our brains keep growing right along with us.

It’s also no surprise that we’re our own favorite subject. As the idea solipsism teaches us, realistically, it’s hard to be fully certain that anything else exists outside of our brains, so why not study them as much as possible?

Here are some captivating facts about psychology and the human brain that you can use to impress your friends.

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How many of these did you know about?

1. It takes an average of 66 days to form a habit.

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The real trick is breaking the habit!

2. Chewing gum serves as a memory boost and can be especially effective while taking tests.

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Try chewing the same flavor you chewed while studying!