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Rugby league returns to Gunning as town unites to fight mental illness, suicide

The country New South Wales town of Gunning is uniting behind its resurrected rugby league team, as it raises funds and awareness of rural mental …

How to Make the Easiest DIY Ice Cream Cake Ever

With more than a month left of summer, we've still got quite a few blistering days ahead of us. We encourage you to beat the heat with this insanely …

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Maybe it’s the life lessons I was forced to learn the hard way, or the toll of loss and failure I had recently endured, but a decade ago, in the …

Journey of a Yale, NYU and Columbia Graduate in Understanding Bipolar II Disorder

Tochi Onyebuchi is a Columbia Law School, NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, and Yale graduate with strong experience in both domestic and international legal work and research. He has studied extensively in France, conducted research in the Balkans, and worked on a team to help secure habeas corpus …

Muhammad Ali's health battle: What is Parkinson's disease?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died Friday at age 74 after a lengthy battle against Parkinson's disease. Ali was diagnosed with the disease in 1984, three years after he retired.<p>In the following years, Parkinson's began to take away Ali's motor skills and his ability to speak coherently, but he …

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How to spot depression in men

We asked a psychotherapist and clinical hypnotherapist to tell us what to look out for and how to help men with depression<p>When someone has depression …

How to Know When You Need to End a Friendship

We never need to give up on anyone; even our seemingly negative friendships might still be salvaged through bringing more compassion into the mix. And if not, then as the 14th century meditation master warned us, it's our job to compassionately cut them out.<p><i>By: Lodro Rinzler</i><p>Friends are essential in …

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How to calm and reshape an anxious mind

Medical matters: Dr Harry Barry’s book contains much to put our busy brains to rest<p>Mon, Apr 18, 2016, 19:00<p><i>“Between stimulus and response there is a</i> …

Mental Health

The Light of the Mind

In this episode of the Waking Up podcast, Sam Harris speaks with philosopher David Chalmers about the nature of consciousness, the challenges of …

Aisha Tyler Breaks Down Over Her Divorce on The Talk: I Don't 'See This Relationship as a Failure'

Aisha Tyler addressed her split from husband Jeff Tietjens during an emotional segment on Monday’s <i>The Talk</i>.<p>News broke last week that Tyler, 45, and …

Smoking Too Much Cannabis Causes Dopamine Deficits In The Brain

The Brain Photo credit: Smoking too much weed could lead to cognitive impairment. Pe3k/ShutterstockThere’s no doubt that getting high can make you do …

What Happens When Prejudiced People Meditate?

Short periods of meditation reduce racial prejudice. Why?<p>Here's some new research that's both interesting and encouraging: It found that just seven …

Is porn to blame for young women being coerced into having anal sex?

The release of the pill in 1960 is widely viewed as a revolutionary moment for sex. It seemed that it had finally become equal, as women were able to …

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Why Successful People Are Not Hippies When They Practice Meditation

For many years, I believed that meditation was for hippies or people that practiced the Buddhist faith. I turned down multiple opportunities to …

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Avocados Can Fix Your Anxiety and Your Instagram

Science!<p>Decades of research and your mom, probably, will tell you <i>not</i> to eat just because you're nervous or sad or stressed. But! New research indicates that a good diet can in fact ease anxiety.<p>As Dr. Uma Naidoo writes for Harvard Health, "In addition to healthy guidelines such as eating a balanced …

How to Trick Your Brain Into Conquering Fear, According to This Top Harvard Professor

Fear can sideline a person's dream of professional success. Tweak your body language and boost your authentic presence to feel more confident.<p>Social psychologist, Harvard Professor, author and public speaker Amy Cuddy delivered a phenomenally popular TED Talk in 2012, sharing how clear, nonverbal …

#ShoesFirst 90s Shoes: Shop the trend at Schuh

The 90s are officially back. Shop the key footwear trends here, with Schuh...<p>ICYMI: The 90s are officially back.<p>From the A-list love-in with chokers …

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One Woman's Unique Story on Falling in Love After She Got Engaged

This article, "I Didn't Really Fall In Love Until After I Got Engaged" originally appeared on xoJane. For more stories like this, visit …

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The refugee camp’s main tent was on fire before us. Hungry flames engulfed the tarpaulin as if it were synthetic fur. I stretched my hand out to …

Summer Fashion Mistakes Women Make at Work

Across the board, the idea of acceptable workwear has shifted during the last few decades. Denim isn't always a hard no, a sleeveless dress isn't a trip to HR waiting to happen, and open-toe shoes aren't the end of the world. Still, the last thing you want is for your summer fashion choices to …

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Three-Day Work Week May Be Ideal For Those Over 40, Study Finds

It can be hard to strike a balance between feeling overworked and underutilized, especially for middle-aged and older adults. While holding a job can …

Stop Adding Stuff To Your Life, It's Time To Declutter Your Soul Now

If you feel like you’re the awkward person at social events or you struggle to enter into conversations because you’re shy, it can impact your social …

How I Meditate: Michael Trainer, Founder Of Peak Mind

<i>Many of our readers want to meditate but don’t have the time or aren’t sure how to start. So we’ve reached out to mindful experts for their best</i> …

Being a Woman Puts You at Higher Risk for These 5 Mental Disorders

It's a whole different kind of gender gap.<p>Due to a mix of hormones, cultural pressures (e.g., "having it all"), and a higher risk for physical and emotional abuse, at least twice as many women as men are struck by these five disorders. Big life stressors like career changes, bad breakups, or car …

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20 Cheap and Easy Home Fixes

From corralling kids' toys to sprucing up your decor, we'll show you how to get your home looking company-ready in no time with these quick household …

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The Difference Between Romantic Love and True Love

True love is not something you fall into, or passively happens to you beyond your control. True love is an active choice, that each day you must wake up and make. Stopping loving someone means you either never really loved the person, or you've chosen otherwise -- you're enmeshed in the idea of …

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