Becca Michelle'la Kelly

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How to Discipline Your Children without Rewards or Punishment

Discipline is necessary for children, but we need to teach them to self-discipline, not bribe them to be good. Emiliano, CC BY-SA<p>Might parenting be …

Being raised by two mums ruined my life: Mary Portas claims motherhood’s 'doubly wonderful' with another woman. But in this haunting account actress Hetty Baynes Russell disagrees

Throughout my childhood it was a morning ritual. On waking, I would skip through to my parents’ bedroom and climb between the sheets for a cup of tea …

Parenting

Creating Loving Relationships – Parenting across Scotland 2015 conference

On 12th March I was fortunate enough to attend Parenting Across Scotland’s 2015 Conference “Creating Loving Relationships” – don’t you just love the …

Factors Relating To Family Income May Affect A Child's Brain Development

Could children raised in lower income families potentially experience slower brain development? New findings published in <i>Nature Neuroscience</i> examine …

This Man Has 40 Kids By 20 Women And He Isn’t Finished

Mike Holpin is a real winner. At 56 years old, he’s fathered 40 children. At least. And by 20 different women.<p>On the UK’s Channel 5 program <i>40 Kids by 20 Women</i>, he will try to reconnect with them all, like that Vince Vaughn movie. Holpin understandably has a ton of valuable relationship advice he’s …

Is Mental Illness Actually Biblical?

A friend of mine recently sent me a blog post from about a year ago entitled <i>Is Mental Illness Actually Biblical?</i> I read that post and one that …

The Health Perks of Being a Narcissist

Narcissists are not the most pleasant people to have in your life, but there are, it seems, some health perks to the personality trait, according to …

2 Reasons Why People Don't Get to Know the Real You

Have you ever felt like the people you work with don’t really get you? Of course you have, because they probably don’t. But the really vital question …

Psychology

A Social Network Designed to Combat Depression

Social networks aspire to connect people, which is a noble but naive goal. When we uncritically accept connection as a good thing, we overlook …

The Personality Trait That’s Unexpectedly Sexy To Both Men And Women

New study reveals the personality trait that is attractive to both sexes.• Try one of PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean:• Activate: How …

Research

This is what your brain looks like during an orgasm

Orgasms are a truly altered, if fleeting, state of consciousness. And most people (though not all) experience them somewhat regularly.<p>So it's a bit surprising how seldom we talk about orgasms publicly — and scientifically, how little we know about them.<p>researchers have asked people to lie in mri …

The Most Popular Antidepressants Are Based On An Outdated Theory [UPDATED]

One in ten Americans takes an anti-depressant drug like Zoloft or Prozac. These drugs have been shown to work in some patients, but their design is …

Depression

Depression Isn’t What You Think It Is

Millions of people are diagnosed with major depression, while a growing number of scientists are saying it isn’t a distinct condition. It’s part of a big shake-up in psychiatry as researchers attempt to define mental disorders by what’s going wrong in the brain rather than using checklists of …

You Could Eat Fast Food After A Workout To Build Muscle

No need for fancy supplements<p>Whether you’re training for a marathon or pumping iron like Arnold, intense physical activity depletes your muscles’ primary source of energy, glycogen. There’s a whole industry of post-workout supplements designed to help your muscles bounce back as quickly as …

Exercise