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In experiments, researchers figured out what men and women really want in a mate

What do women want? And for that matter, what do men want? These are age-old questions, and they are particularly top of mind on Valentine’s Day when we celebrate romance. It turns out that behavioral science has some answers to offer based on careful empirical research, and perhaps not …

Relationships

These 15 Questions Can Help You Determine if Your Relationship Is Worth Keeping

6. Is your partner your best friend?<p>Decisions are a part of life. At various times you may need to choose the best vacation spot, job candidate, …

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation) | Inc.com

While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which is when you had better be ready for the most commonly asked job interview questions).<p>Oddly enough, …

Employment

Should Your Partner Really Be Your Best Friend?

“I can’t believe I’m lucky enough to be marrying my best friend,” is a refrain you hear <i>a lot</i> during weddings. And it sounds lovely—a partner, a best friend, other half. But is that really what people mean (and really what people want) when they talk about their spouse? At first glance, it seems …

World Happiness Report

5 Reasons Having An Older Husband Is Amazing

My husband’s older than me. 12 years to be exact. When you play the time travel game, he was graduating from high school when I in first grade. He …

Relationships

How often you should wash everything in your home, according to science

Cleanliness can be somewhat subjective: some folks wear things once and feel compelled to wash them, while others wear them five times before exposing them to some kind of soap. But when it comes to cleaning your home, there are some standards to consider, if only for your health’s sake.<p>If you saw …

Cleaning

Being comfortable with being boring together is the key to long-lasting relationships

No one wants to be <i>that</i> couple who stays in every night, swerving friends and social occasions.<p>It’s the greatest anxiety for all extroverts – that …

If You're Trying to Lose Weight, Don't Make These 10 Breakfast Mistakes

Many experts hail breakfast as "the most important meal of the day" for weight loss because it jump starts your metabolism, gives you energy for workouts, and prevents that famished feeling that can make you overeat calories later in the day. Before spooning, biting, or sipping that a.m. meal, …

Nutrition

The Shocking Number of Calories in My "Healthy" Smoothie

I hopped on the smoothie train and rode that obsession hard. I was all about green smoothies, protein smoothies, and thick and creamy overnight oats smoothies. There really were no ingredients I wouldn't add, and I loved creating new smoothie concoctions in the search of the ultimate perfect …

Nutrition

A list of Trump's attacks on prominent women

President Trump has been boasting to aides that he plans on replacing a total of four justices on the Supreme Court, according to reporting by Axios' …

Donald Trump

The Most Jaw-Dropping Natural Swimming Holes in the United States

It’s easy to assume that travelers need to trek to Thailand or some undiscovered South American waterfall to find the perfect natural swimming hole. …

Are Your Brain Cells Safe? Doing Drugs, Stress And More Ways To Kill Them Off For Sure

Contrary to popular belief, we don’t have a limited supply of brain cells. Sure, the majority of them grow early in life, but some areas of the brain …

Zen Buddhism Reveals the Hidden Secret to Not Giving a F*ck

If you’ve read ideas on Ideapod, you’ve probably heard some wise sayings from master Buddhists like The Dalai Lama and Thich Nhat Hanh.<p>It’s a …

Meditation

5 Good Reasons to See a Dermatologist in Your 20s

The skin we live in is critical—not only for our physical well-being, but emotional, too. Each woman’s skin-care regimen is deeply personal. It is perhaps one reason why, for many, a trip to the dermatologist is generally reserved for a critical, medical issue—the suspicious mole, the unshrinkable …

Skin Care