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If music gives you chills your brain might be special, research finds

If listening to music gives you goosebumps, you’re not just in touch with your emotions, you might actually have a unique brain, research has …

How Yellow affects your state of mind

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ever heard that if you looked at the color yellow for too long, you might begin to feel anxious or irritated? Or that babies are more likely to cry in yellow rooms and a colleague sporting the color would be judged deeply? Or considered a coward?<p>The rumors are out there, and have been for …

Red Cross

F.lashes is the crazy wearable tech nobody asked for, but everybody wants

The crazy f.lashes wearable, which is taking crowdfunding website Kickstarter by storm, is the kind of product a hardcore party-goer would create, if …

How an autism gene mutation alters brain development

By analyzing the brains of mice, researchers have discovered how mutations in a gene called CHD8 may alter brain development and cognitive …

Why You Always Want the People You Can't Have, According to Science

Dating the wrong people could be considered a rite of passage in your 20s. But pining for the people who are either emotionally unavailable or simply …

These Insane Night Shots are Allegedly Taken with an Unreleased Nikon DSLR

Swedish photographer Tomas Jönsson has taken and shared two photos with what he claims is an unreleased Nikon D7** full-frame DSLR. They’re low-light …

This will be the biggest hair trend in 2017, according to an expert

There were a lot of ups and downs this past year (RIP David Bowie and Prince), but 2016 sure was a good year for hair. Trends and colors of all sorts …

Researchers have found that using social media makes kids less happy in almost every way

Parents are well aware that the internet has opened up new realms both of discovery and danger. Now, new research from the UK has found that use of social media like Facebook reduces children’s satisfaction about every aspect of their lives except friendship.<p>Economists at the University of …

Social Media

Surreal terrors of sleep paralysis captured - CNN Style

Written by Adam White, CNN<p>Nicolas Bruno falls asleep like the rest of us. But when his eyes snap open, things are very different.<p>A demonic, faceless silhouette floats above him. It's screaming into his ear. Ghostly hands are choking him. His body is frozen, rigid, to the bed.<p>He feels everything. …

Sleep Paralysis

Why You Can't Deny The Unexplained Sadness During The Holidays

I took a break from work this afternoon to lift weights and walk on the treadmill.<p>The loud pumping pop and indie dance music wasn't cutting it anymore so I turned to Audible.<p>Within several minutes, I started listening to an audiobook that I've been meaning to listen to for years:<p>Eckhart Tolle's …

I polled 1,500 people about their best relationship advice — and everyone said the same thing

I think most newlyweds do this — ask for advice, I mean, not s--- the same bed — especially after a few cocktails from the open bar they just paid way too much money for.<p>But, of course, not being satisfied with just a few wise words, I had to take it a step further.<p>See, I have access to hundreds of …

Relationships

Pregnancy Changes a Woman's Brain Structure For at Least 2 Years After Giving Birth

It's not just your body that's changing.<p>A first-of-its-kind study has shown that being pregnant creates long-lasting effects in a mother's brain, …

Pregnancy

10 Habits Of People In The Happiest Relationships

A kiss hello and a kiss goodbye go a long way.<p><i>The HuffPost Lifestyle newsletter will make you happier and healthier, one email at a time. Sign up here.</i><p>Happy relationships don’t happen by accident. It takes two emotionally healthy, loving people who are committed to being the best partners they can …

Communication Skills

Patients Cared For By Female Doctors Fare Better Than Those Treated By Men

In a study that is sure to rile male doctors, Harvard researchers have found that female doctors who care for elderly hospitalized patients get better results. Patients cared for by women were less likely to die or return to the hospital after discharge.<p>Previous research has shown that female …

Community Health

Parents Don't Grasp How Negative They Come Off To Their Teens

Parents aren’t grasping how negative they seem to their kids — and it’s making teens act out even more<p>It’s no shock that research links the teen …

Kids Win Again In Lawsuit Blaming Gov't For Not Fighting Global Warming

Against all odds, another group of children who are suing the government to protect the environment against the harm of global warming in their future, have won in court.<p>Again.<p>In a surprise ruling on Friday from the bench in the ongoing climate case brought by these youths against the State of …

Climate

10 silly things you're doing that make you less likable

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few — the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented.<p>It's easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, being likeable is under your …

Emotional Intelligence

7 Things People With Social Anxiety Do

Social anxiety disorder goes beyond being shy or introverted. It involves an extreme fear of social interaction, and it interferes with an individual's daily life. The symptoms usually begin around age 13 and persist into adulthood. But most people with social anxiety wait at least 10 years to get …

18 things to ask your kids instead of 'How are you?'

They say talk is cheap, but when it comes to your relationship with your kids, nothing could be more valuable than meaningful conversation. Chances …

Social Media

Do Wasps Sting in Revenge?

You’re standing near the swimming pool, minding your own business, when it happens: the sharp, burning pain that can only mean a wasp or bee sting. …

This 5 Minute Massage You Can Do Yourself Relieves Stress And Anxiety

<i>“You can pay me in back massages. That’s my kind of currency, and you’re in arrears.”</i> – The article writer’s brother to his wife<p>Hopefully, this quote …

Massage Therapy

11 words and phrases you should know if you want to talk like a millennial

Language is constantly evolving, what's considered "groovy" yesterday may be "dope" tomorrow. If you'd like to communicate effectively with millennials you'll need to understand the way they speak.<p>This primer on popular millennial terms and phrases will let you know what it means to throw shade, be …

Arrested Development

6 Questions to Reveal Your 'Intimacy Quotient'

Intimacy is a quality we normally associate with enduring relationships. However, in order to have these relationships in our own lives, we need to …

Anxiety Makes You Perceive Things Differently

We all suffer from anxiety at some point, but new research has found being anxious can actually mess up your judgment.<p>The study, published in the journal <i>Cell Press</i> discovered that people who suffer from anxiety are less able to tell the difference between unthreatening things and those that are …

Depression

Shocking Images Document the Disturbing Living Conditions of Indonesia’s Mentally Ill

“Walking in the door has been easy,” says NY-based photographer Andrea Star Reese, whose ongoing documentary inside Indonesia’s mental facilities has …

Headphones That Get You High on Dopamine Are Tipped to Go on Sale Next Month

When the music is not enough.<p>Headphones that stimulate the release of dopamine in your brain and reportedly make you feel high as hell have been …

Your Phone Is Likely the Reason for These Bad Habits

Last year I lost my phone on a trip to China. I'd lost it before I'd even gotten off the plane actually, and I spent two weeks exploring the country without it. I enjoyed the concept of phone-free living so much that I didn't bother getting a new one when I got home.<p>I then wrote about my experience …

Schizophrenia and subvocal speech: Why people with schizophrenia hear the voices of God, spies and supernatural entities.

<i>Excerpted from</i> <b>NeuroLogic: The Brain’s Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior</b> by <i>Eliezer Sternberg, M.D. Out now from Pantheon.</i><p>My first …

Get Better Sleep and Start Mornings Strong With the "10-3-2-1-0" Formula

A productive day starts with a great morning, and you can’t have a great morning if you didn’t get any rest the night before. This simple five-part …

How to Live in the Present Moment? Advice from 13 experts.

Focus on the present moment. It sounds so simple. Yet most of the time our minds are wandering; we are either planning for the future or rehashing …