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Former Michigan QB Tells Troubling Story About Jim Harbaugh

Jim Harbaugh provides the college football world with about as much content as any coach in the country. It seems like every week, some quirky, weird …

College Football

What's going on with Donald Trump? Psychologist explains the president’s lies, reversals

Trump's lies and reversals are not due to mental illness but because he reacts to people and situations in the moment, with no thought of future or past.<p>When I saw CNN’s Jake Tapper suddenly blurt out, “What the hell is going on?” in an online video the other day, I thought I’d better speak up.<p>Like …

Donald Trump

Sacha Baron Cohen Accused Roy Moore of Being a Pedophile to His Face

Who Is America? has another deeply uncomfortable moment.<p>After the first two episodes of <i>Who Is America?</i>, Sacha Baron Cohen has effectively forced a Georgia lawmaker to resign and humiliated a number of Republicans and gun lobbyists. And in his third episode of the Showtime series, Cohen directly …

Roy Moore

Steph Curry uses two words to express his feelings about LeBron James' I Promise School

There is no knowing for at least another few months if the union between DeMarcus Cousins and the Warriors will be peaceful and prosperous. They …

Basketball

Photo Of NFL Star’s Wife Going Viral Amid Rumors Of A Split

Rachel Bush and Jordan Poyer have become one of the most-followed couples in the NFL. The lovable model and the Buffalo Bills’ star safety both have …

NFL

Have an Intellectual Night In With the Best Documentaries on Netflix

Whether or not history is doomed to repeat itself, there is always something valuable to learn from the past. Thanks to Netflix, finding information …

Richard Honiball on LinkedIn: “Here's How You Can Get…

Brett Favre says Aaron Rodgers understands him now

Getty Images<p>One of the earliest bricks in the wall between Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers came when Rodgers was drafted, and the older quarterback …

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go about …

Self-improvement

I Lived With Anxiety So Debilitating It Kept Me From Going Outside—Until I Finally Received a Surprising Diagnosis

It took 25 years to figure out what was wrong.<p>As a child, I didn’t trust the world would adhere to its own rules: what if the sun <i>didn’t</i> set, what if …

Mental Health

Canada just legalized marijuana. That has big implications for US drug policy.

It’s the second country in the world to legalize pot, following Uruguay.<p>Canada has become the first wealthy nation in the world to fully legalize marijuana.<p>The Senate approved Bill C-45, also known as the Cannabis Act, on Tuesday. The measure was already approved by the House of Commons, so the …

Daniel Cormier: I Won't Come out of Retirement to Fight Jon Jones

If the trilogy between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones is going to be completed, the time is ticking for the third fight after Cormier said he wouldn't come out of retirement to fight Jones.<p>Cormier announced earlier this year that he will retire when he turns 40 years old, which will happen on March …

Kobe Bryant won an Oscar

Kobe Bryant is working hard to change the narrative of his legacy. On Sunday, he received the biggest boost to that effort he could have …

Kobe Bryant Slipped A ‘Shut Up And Dribble’ Dig Into His Oscar Acceptance Speech

Kobe Bryant won an MVP, two Finals MVPs and five NBA championships but on Sunday he won something very few probably would have expected from him during his basketball career.<p>Bryant’s <i>Dear Basketball</i> was among the nominees for “Best Animated Short” and surely enough, the future Hall of Famer took …

Pete Davidson's SNL Appearance Wasn't Funny At All — & That's Why It Matters

Pete Davidson has never shied away from discussing mental health issues and his own experience. And this weekend, he took the mental health …

Borderline Personality Disorder — breaking the stigma, exploding the myth

Dr Haley Peckham has chosen not to hide the multiple self-inflicted scars along her arms as a testament to her struggle with Borderline Personality …

22 Things People With Borderline Personality Disorder Wish They'd Never Have To Hear Again

"You don't have to try to fix/help my mood. But make it clear you're still there."<p>Somewhere between 1.6% and 5.9% of adults in the US have BPD, a personality disorder that's characterized by difficulty regulating emotion. People with BPD can experience severe mood swings, poor self-image, and …

A 6-Step Method for Not Losing Your Sh*t During an Argument

Staying levelheaded during an argument requires outsmarting your limbic system, the emotional center of the brain. It's not easy, but it can be done …

Borderline Personality Disorder: Not Just an Adult Condition

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is characterized by a “pervasive pattern of instability in affect regulation, impulse control, interpersonal …

Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder May Represent the Same Disorder

December 07, 2017<p>Share this content:<p>Bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder share such environmental risk factors as childhood parental …

5 symptoms you might not realise are signs of anxiety

Most people picture anxiety sufferers as quivering wallflowers who have panic attacks in crowded places.<p>However, not everyone experiences anxiety …

It's OK not to be OK: why we need to embrace sadness | Johanna Leggatt

I don’t suggest depression isn’t a serious health problem or that it shouldn’t be professionally treated. But we should distinguish it from ordinary sadness<p>I have never suffered from a depressive episode. I’ve never thought of harming myself or been suicidal, nor have I been afflicted with any …

The Difference Between Alone and Lonely – And Why It Matters

<i>It was Thanksgiving, twenty-some years ago, and I was in graduate school. I decided not to go home to visit my family that year. Unexpectedly, my</i> …

When You Feel Lonely

When you feel lonely, you might gravitate toward the couch and watch TV. That’s OK. But when we do that for hours and hours, the loneliness seems to …

To Help, We Must First Understand - Recognising Loneliness Amongst Seniors

This past month, loneliness has been a key theme in news - in particular, the detrimental impact that social isolation can have on a person's health …

Mental Health

Addictive Behavior Isn’t Just for Addicts. We’re All Hooked.

One of the hardest things standing in the way of treatment for addiction is the stigma attached to it. A recent study reported addiction patients …

Drug Addiction

U.S. study links marijuana use to more sex

Where there is smoke, there tends to be fire, say medical researchers who conducted research indicating frequent marijuana users have about 20 per …

A space rock from another star is spotted in our solar system — a cosmic first

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>For the first time, a space rock from another solar system has been spotted cruising through our corner of the universe.<p>The asteroid is about 400 meters across and moving at a clip of nearly 27 miles a second, according to NASA. For months, this interstellar interloper — a …

Astronomy

The Astros are going to the World Series, so let’s celebrate that incredible Alex Bregman throw

The Astros won the pennant, and it might have been a daring, dumb, brilliant throw that got them there.<p>The Houston Astros, the butt of every baseball joke just a few years ago, are going to the World Series. There are a lot of reasons for this. They had to lose so many games that they were able to …

Baseball

Park hikers may have died in 'sympathetic murder-suicide'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Friends and relatives of a couple whose bodies were found in Joshua Tree National Park say they believe the two got lost while …

Murder-suicide