Crystal Sweet

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Predicting psychosis: Brain folds hold the key

A new study, recently published in <i>JAMA Psychiatry</i>, outlines an innovative technique that may to help predict which people are most likely to develop …

3 Easy Tips for Making Friends Anywhere

Foolproof tips for making connections when you don't know anyone.We all know at least one person who makes you feel better just by being around them. …

Here's how to escape the clutches of your comfort zone this year

If you want to achieve some real personal growth this year, you're going to have to start getting comfortable being a little uncomfortable. And …

People with Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be at Higher Risk for Certain Cancers

Not only do people with RA have painful joints and disabling fatigue to contend with, they may have to also worry about a greater risk of …

The 8 most in-demand job skills for 2018 and the online courses you can take to learn them

We live in a technological age — and there is no going back. For anyone looking to get ahead in their career, mastering certain skills is absolutely …

The 10 Best TED Talks For Graduates About The Meaning Of Life

Soon-to-be college graduates are polishing resumes and cover letters and going to mock interviews to prepare to enter the job market after graduation. A lot of professional and practical advice is being given, solicited and unsolicited, that focuses on the details of this transitional stage: having …

This Is How Compatible You and Your Partner Are, Based on Your Myers-Briggs Type

If you've ever attended a work retreat or met with a career counselor in high school, chances are you already know your MBTI personality (I'm an …

This revolution in our understanding of depression will be life-transforming | Edward Bullmore

The discovery of genes that are linked to the crippling condition throws up exciting new possibilities for its successful treatment<p>Depression runs in families, we know. But it is only very recently, and after considerable controversy and frustration, that we are beginning to know how and why. The …

Depression

5 Signs That Instantly Identify a Leader with True Emotional Intelligence

This is what the best leaders do to gain trust and win the hearts and minds of people.<p>What do emotional intelligence and authenticity have in common? Everything. In its most stripped down form, being emotionally-intelligent means being an authentic person.<p>Yet authenticity doesn't come natural, …

Leadership

How to chill the f&*K out.

Two hours and 45 minutes: that's how much free time, on average, we get each working day. So why waste it stuck in work mode? But 75% of us find it …

Experts Reveal How Introverts Can Make Small Talk Less Painful & More Meaningful

Making idle conversation with people is a part of life, whether you enjoy small talk or not. If you're in line for the bathroom at a party, at a work …

Viewers Are Ditching Cable For Streaming Faster Than Anyone Expected

“Cord cutting” has been a kind of ghost story for cable providers for much of the past decade—a tale that, while foreboding, didn’t seem entirely …

A Guide to the Anatomy of the Brain

The human brain is not only one of the most important organs in the human body; it is also the most complex. In the following tour, you will learn …

Neurology

5 tips to prepare your PC for Windows 10 April 2018 Update

The next big version of Microsoft's PC operating system is imminent. Windows 10 April 2018 Update -- previously known as Windows 10 Spring Creators Update -- becomes officially available for download on April 30, and is a free update available to all current Windows 10 users. Before the April 2018 …

Windows 10

This Is the Difference Between Normal Fighting and Verbal Abuse

A psychologist gives us six examples of verbal abuse in a relationship.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Tonic US.</i><p>As a psychologist, I often hear stories about fighting. After all, conflict is a normal part of any relationship and, during heated conversations, feelings of anger and frustration …

26 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of us Probably Don't)

You can't get to the top by behaving like everyone else.<p>Highly successful people don't rise to the top by behaving like everyone else. They understand that achieving great things means getting more done, taking excellent care of their bodies and thinking in ways which promote greatness. Here are …

Startups

5 Ways to Quiet the Negative Voices in Your Head

“There’s a brilliant, beautiful, priceless piece of art hanging right in front of you. It’s sophisticated and meticulously detailed—a painstaking …

Stephen Colbert Asked Chelsea Clinton About Ivanka Trump & She Cut Right To The Chase

On Monday's episode of the <i>Late Show with Stephen</i> <i>Colbert</i>, the host asked Chelsea Clinton about Ivanka Trump and whether or not the two are still …

6 Behaviors to Avoid When Dealing With Conflict in Your Marriage

Have you wondered, in the heat of a battle, what you were really fighting about? It’s not usually what you say it is on the surface. The inner work …

11 Unexpected Differences Between Anxiety And Perfectionism

While both can leave you feeling stressed out and on edge, sometimes it is hard to distinguish signs of an anxiety disorder from perfectionism. …

How to Dictate Your Purpose in Life

The secret of living a happy life is to live a purposeful life.Download PDFPDF: How to Dictate Your Purpose in LifeWhat is ‘purpose’?You are a tool …

Why the Best Decisions Are Never Perfect

The shift from ‘right’ to ‘safe-to-try’ decisions<p>“In business, if you realize you’ve made a bad decision, you change it.”<p>— Richard Branson<p>Making …

Self-improvement

Listening to Anxiety

Jane* is a 30-year-old woman with anxiety. She says she wants the thoughts to “go away” and she would prefer to not take medications. She’s tried a …

What’s Your Anger Style?

Anger Style: Explosive<p><b>What it looks like</b>: <i>“If you leave your jacket on the floor one more time, I’m leaving you!”</i> It may take a lot to push you over …

Self-help

27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

Sexual Harassment

9 Beauty Products That Harness The Healing Power Of Aloe

Aloe vera is one of the most accessible healing plants Mother Nature has bestowed upon us. Often one of the best ways to apply aloe is to filet the …

Hacking Your Brain Is The Key To Success

The saying goes: you’re the sum of the five people you spend the most time with. Karlyn Percil, a Toronto-based executive turned success coach and mentor, has made sure to put herself in good company. She’s learned powerful lessons from highly-successful people like Tony Robbins, Arianna …

These Are The Self-Esteem Issues You’re Most Likely To Experience, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

Considering there are so many things that affect self-esteem, it's really no wonder maintaining a healthy level of confidence can sometimes be tricky …

Self-Love: The 21-Day Self-Love Challenge - Learn How to Love Yourself Unconditionally, Cultivate Self-Worth, Self-Compassion and Self-Confidence

• <b>Author:</b> 21 Day Challenges<p>The 21-Day Self-Love Challenge, the sixth book in the 21-Day Challenge series!<p>Are you tired of being shy and uncertain about yourself? Tired of negative self-talk that makes you feel bad and stops you from living your life to the fullest?<br>Are you ready to learn how to truly …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

personaldevelopment