March 2015

Our editor Jon Sutton talks to Andreas Roepstorff (Aarhus University).
Kate Williams with the latest in our series for budding writers.
Y. Barry Chung, Tiffany K. Chang and Ciemone S. Rose consider the issue of LGBT people in the workplace

Many lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) workers face discrimination in the workplace. What forms does this take and what is the degree of discrimination experienced by LGBT persons...

Michael A. Smith looks at glucose effects on human memory performance

Glucose is the brain’s primary fuel, but what is the effect of manipulating blood glucose on human memory performance? There is now a large body of evidence suggesting that under certain...

Lisa Calvano on the psychological impact of caring for spouses and parents

In the UK the number of people 65 and older is expected to double by 2050 to 19 million. With an ageing population and greater longevity, more family members will need to step in as caregivers....

Simon Oxenham and Jon Sutton consider the causes and consequences of bad writing in psychology.
A selection which appears in our March issue. For more, see www.bps.org.uk/digest
The formation by the British Army of Brigade 77 has been in the headlines. Ella Rhodes reports.
Ella Rhodes reports on the Deputy Prime Minister's reception.