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Dylann Roof: the cold stare of a killer with a history of drug abuse and racism

It was the menacing stare that horrified the world; it was the flags on his jacket that began to paint the portrait of a suspected mass killer.<p>The Facebook profile picture of 21-year-old Dylann Storm Roof quickly emerged as a defining image of the aftermath in the shooting spree he is now accused …

Crime

Why Some Teen Brains May Be Hardwired To Make Risky Choices

Teenagers aren't exactly known for their responsible decision making.<p>But some young people are especially prone to making rash, risky decisions about sex, drugs and alcohol. Individual differences in the brain's working memory — which allows people to draw on and use information to make decisions — …

Your music taste might reveal how your brain works

Do you like the sweet sounds of Billie Holiday or the hard edge of Metallica? A new study from the University of Cambridge says your choice shows whether you're an empathetic or systematic thinker.<p>Now that music has gone digital, there must be all sorts of algorithms and marketing studies out there …

How Changing Your Reading Habits Can Transform Your Health

Reading doesn’t just improve your knowledge, it can help fight depression, make you more confident, empathetic, and a better decision maker.<p>My favorite book is <i>War and Peace.</i><p>And I know what you’re thinking: “Oh, another writer wanting people to think he’s all intellectual and highbrow.”<p>But it really …

How You May Be Self Harming (And How You Can Stop)

<b>Self harm to the soul is the inner equivalent of slicing the skin. More of an internal bleed. Long sleeves aren’t needed to cover the marks. The</b> …

Positive Thinking

How To Use Your Stress Wisely

Stress is almost always talked about and perceived in a negative way. There are, however, surprising benefits. Consider stress from a different …

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Health

What happens to your body an hour after drinking Diet Coke?

It's Diet Coke's turn to fizzle out.<p>The same health blogger who published a graphic on Coke’s deliterious effect on the body is now targeting diet …

Hey, wanna see the most complex machine on Earth, controlled by the most powerful computer known to man?<p>Look in the mirror.<p>The human body is amazing. …

Amazing

Wash your hands – and save the world from superbugs

We now have proof that simple handwashing with soap is a roadblock on the superhighway that infections travel on. Yet less than one in five of us does it<p>We’re always being told that we should wash our hands, but many of us still find reasons to skip this basic everyday habit; maybe the water is too …

Microbiology

7 Habits That Are Secretly Sabotaging Your Grooming Routine

7 Habits That Are Secretly Sabotaging Your Grooming Routine

"Germs" Help The Body Produce Vitamin C: Breakthrough Discovery

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

Naturopathic Medicine

Why You Should Start Dry Body Brushing Today

Fast, effective, numerous health benefits – what’s not to love about dry body brushing in the morning?<p>You may be thinking, <i>Why do I need to add</i> …

Teen stress: What’s normal and when to get help

If you have a teenager in your house, you likely know that youth isn’t always carefree and positive. Learning to recognize when your child is under too much stress and knowing what to do about it can help maintain peace in your home and ensure she grows into a healthy adult who looks back on her …

Why You Should Pick Up A Novel If You're Feeling Lost

Or even if you're just looking for something new.<p>We all read for a variety of reasons: for school assignments, for pleasure, to remain "in the know," to escape from reality<i>.</i> But reading literature, particularly if it's relevant to your current life stage and situation, can have a profound effect on …

When to see a doctor: 5 body pains you should never ignore

We all experience occasional aches and pains, and while it may be fine to grin and bear it sometimes, it's important to know that pain can be a signal of a real problem.<p>The tricky part is figuring out which pains we absolutely must pay attention to. To help us figure that out, NBC News medical …

7 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Give Up Soda

The Coca-Cola company has identified the culprit behind America’s weight problem. And it wants to put the blame on….you.<p>The world’s largest producer …

Overcoming Anxiety

In many ways, anxiety is a healthy response to an external stimulus. We should be in a heightened or aroused state when we give a speech, fly in a plane during times of intense turbulence, or encounter a potential threat from a neighbor's Rottweiler who has broken lose from their yard. Typically, …

This Graphic Shows What Stress Does to Your Body

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

10 Signs You're Dating an Emotionally Unavailable Man (or Woman)

Have you ever met someone who "romantically" knocked you off your feet -- as in "Hi Mom and Dad... you're not going to believe this, but I just met the man of my dreams!"<p>But, sadly, a few months later, your conversation changed to, "I can't believe he turned out to be so emotionally unavailable, …

Relationships

My Mini-Guide to Happiness

Smile. Breathe. Hakuna Matata. We have all probably heard enough from people telling us to calm down, stay positive, and to keep moving. But, that is alright, because we often forget half the positive advice we hear anyway when we are drowning in our own pool of self-doubt.<p>Over the past few years, …

Self-Healing: Proof It Works And 9 Key Steps To Doing It Successfully

Guest Writer for Wake Up World<p>Countless people who have suffered from years of pain, discomfort, and limited physical ability have found complete …

DNA Can Store Your Digital Data For Up To 2,000 Years

Stop throwing all your data into a digital black hole<p>Your DNA holds an incredible amount of information in a very small space. Recently, researchers have looked to DNA as a method to store large amounts of digital information that are currently saved on hard drives. DNA storage has another …