Tag Archives: risk
- Red Bull may not really give you wings, but it could give you balls
May 16, 2017
Young men who think they’ve got artificial stimulants in their cocktails take greater risks than those who think otherwise, so you more predatory casino operators out there should start slapping Starbucks logos on your bar glasses ASAP. A new study published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology sought to determine...
- Gambling: It’s All In Your Head
May 18, 2010
Whether you know it or not, there’s an almond size center in your brain called the amygdala which controls many acute emotions, including fear. It is this center in your brain that researchers contend controls your aversion to risk and each individual’s approach towards gambling and risk. A recent study...