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How to activate your brain's ability to learn

A new study looks at the power of practicing well beyond mastery.<p>In music, you have scales. In Jiu Jitsu, it’s drilling. Most of us just call it practice. Whatever you label it, many believe that greatness, heck even mere competency, requires training a skill well past proficiency. It's continuing …

The Brain

Struggling With Emotional Pain? Science Says Tylenol Could Help You Feel Better

Most people take Tylenol for physical pain. But studies show it eases emotional pain too.<p>Whether you've got a root canal scheduled for next month or you're giving a big presentation tomorrow, feelings of dread can consume you. In fact, researchers have discovered that dread is the most difficult …

Acetaminophen

Modern Holiday Retreat Blends Luxury, Comfort And Magnificent Views

This magnificent holiday retreat in Cape Town is one of our recent discoveries and it may very well be one of the most wonderful projects we ever …

The secret to living a meaningful life

Your ambitions to improve your life do not need to be confined by your personality.<p>Brian Little, one of the world’s leading experts on personality psychology, is renowned as a public speaker. If you watch his recent TED talk on personality, as millions of others have, you will see an engaging and …

How Shooting Film Changed Me as a Photograper

My interest in photography began about three years ago when I picked up a digital camera and starting taking the same images that any photography …

For $799K, a stunning modern masterpiece in Claremont

Once photographed by the great Julius Shulman<p>Built in 1954 as a personal residence for Ken McLeod, a builder and craftsman who grew up in the neighborhood and worked with numerous big-name architects of the period, this Claremont midcentury is certainly easy on the eyes.<p>Set far back on its lot, the …

Historic Palm Springs modern by E. Stewart Williams asks $4.2M

Built in 1954, it was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places<p>This 1954 gem from masterful Southern California modernist E. Stewart Williams is looking for its third owner. Added to the National Register of Historic Places last year, the Palm Springs house was built for movie …

[WEB SITE] Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Benefits & Techniques

In today’s society, doctors and psychiatrists are quick to prescribe <b>psychotropic drugs</b> that often come with dangerous side effects for any disorder …

Cognition

How To Become Bulletproof From Negativity

Even people like Tony Robbins, Oprah, and Nelson Mandela have had to face humungous negative challenges in their life. No one is immune to them. …

6 Beauty Breakthroughs That Will Transform Your Dry Skin for Good

Inside a sleek, climate-controlled lab in Houston sit test tubes filled with the skin-care equivalent of liquid gold: a synthesized blend of hyaluronic acid shown to hydrate five times more effectively than other topical cocktails of its kind. “It literally pulls in moisture from the air, like a …

How to Live Longer in 5 Easy Steps

What’s the secret to a longer life? For that, there’s a new body of scientific research that youth-seekers will find compelling. Here, five easy habits that might extend your lifespan—worth exploring.<p><b>Go Vegan(-ish)</b><br>Last summer, a group of Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital …

Action of "gatekeeper" cells could be ground zero for Alzheimer's

In the hunt for a cause and cure for Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative ailments, much attention has been focused on sticky proteins …

4 Keys to Increase Your Happiness As You Get Older

Through your youth and early adulthood, you accumulate many varied experiences, both good and bad. You make false starts, turn corners, try new …

Happiness

Sickening, gruelling or frightful: how doctors measure pain | John Walsh

Suffering is difficult to describe and impossible to see. So how can doctors tell how much it hurts?<p>One night in May, my wife sat up in bed and said, “I’ve got this awful pain just here.” She prodded her abdomen and made a face. “It feels like something’s really wrong.” Woozily noting that it was …

Walsh

This Is How You Future-Proof Your Brain Against Increasing Distractions

Is it possible to train your brain to cope with an ever more fast-paced world? In some cases, more tech might save us from tech overload.<p>It’s no secret that technology advancements have affected our brains. With instant messages, push notifications, wearable technology, and many other tech-driven …

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

Self-improvement

Alignment Tips to Free Your Neck and Shoulders From Chronic Pain

<b>I came to yoga with years of unconscious holding patterns in my shoulders and neck.</b> Over time these patterns began to yield and were replaced with …

The 56 best products to organize every closet in your house

Is there a mountain of shoes in your closet? Do you wear a hard hat every time you take something off that upper shelf in your closet? Time to organize, my friend, and who better to tell us how to do it is organizing expert Donna Smallin Kuper, author of Clear the Clutter, Find Happiness. Today she …

Home Depot

Pick up a New Career this New Years and Start By Learning to Code

Are you bored with your current job? Do you want a career you can really sink your teeth into that will earn you big bucks in the process? Then why …

Programming

Actually, Let’s Not Be in the Moment

I’m at the kitchen sink, after a long day of work and kids and chores and the emotional exhaustion of a toxic election season, attempting to mindfully focus on congealed SpaghettiOs. My brain flits to the Netflix queue. I manhandle my thoughts back to the leaky orange glob in front of me. My brain …

10 daily habits that are sabotaging your productivity and success

When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p><i>"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken." —</i> …

Time Management

Doctor's Diary: Treating chronic pain without a cause

Pain is a great gift of nature, eliciting so rapid a protective response that there is no time for it to pass through our consciousness before pulling the hand away from the stove and thrusting it under an anaesthetising jet of cold water.<p>Even when the threat is less immediate, the pain fibres …

Nature and Anatomy Collide in Hybrid Illustrative Paintings

Anatomical illustrations become twisted like fables in a new series of works by Italian painter Nunzio Paci.<p>The corporeal and the creative spirit become seamlessly intertwined in the latest set of hybrid painting-illustrations by Nunzio Paci. Human organs meld with the vines and roots of disparate …

Valuable UI/UX Designer Tools and Websites That Should Not Be Ignored

If you are a UI or UX designer, then you are probably aware of some of the cool design suites and packages there are available for you to work from. …

Web Design

Quick Guide on How to Safely Delete Data From Your Smartphone

Whenever you get rid of an old phone you want to ensure that your personal data is not left on it for prying eyes to see and use. Often, the “restore …

Information Systems

Brain Scanners That Can Really Show What is Going In There

Cambridge, England is already well known for being home to some of the best universities and hospitals, doctors, scientists, and students, and now it …

Imaging