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How Hunger Pangs Can Make Nice People 'Hangry' According to UNC Doctoral Candidate


Hunger can trigger cruel words from kind people. They are, in a word, "hangry," or irrationally irritable, upset or angry because of hunger. But how hunger turns into hangriness is a mystery, says Jennifer MacCormack, a doctoral candidate at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in psychology and neuroscience, who wanted to understand the phenomenon. (NPR.org)

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