Elisabeth Rivera

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Why Happy People Cheat

A good marriage is no guarantee against infidelity.<p>“Most descriptions of troubled marriages don’t seem to fit my situation,” Priya insists. “Colin and I have a wonderful relationship. Great kids, no financial stresses, careers we love, great friends. He is a phenom at work, fucking handsome, …

Relationships

These mashed potatoes are so good they’ll be the star of Thanksgiving dinner

<i>Editor’s note: This year, our Thanksgiving meal is a virtual potluck. Writers and editors signed up to provide one of 11 dishes, then tested recipes and brought contenders to a final taste-off for a vote. Here are the winning mashed potatoes.</i><p>True to stereotype, my mother’s side of the family — …

Here's the strange diet designed to slow down aging

When most people pick a diet, they're hoping they can trim a few inches off their waistlines.<p>But there's at least one diet out there that may be able to transform your health in different and more permanent ways.<p>There's evidence, at least a bit of it, that drastically cutting calories and eating a …

Anxiety of What Other People Think of You

Struggling to keep up with appearances because of anxiety? Deep rooted anxiety that stems from your past can easily ruin your present moment experience. It's what happened to me when I decided to leave my past behind, only to find myself stuck in a whirlwind of emotions that kept dragging me down. …

Meditation Makes Us More Aware Of Our Unconscious, Study Suggests

There’s just so much we aren’t aware of.<p>Imagine being in a dark room holding a flashlight. You can only see where you're pointing the light, and only what the light reaches. This room is your mind, and what the flashlight reveals is your limited awareness of it.<p>But a new study suggests that people …

Social perception problems cut across disorders | Spectrum | Autism Research News

The Experts:<p>Danielle Baribeau<p><b>Resident physician in psychiatry</b>, University of Toronto<p>Evdokia Anagnostou<p><b>Senior clinician scientist</b>, Bloorview Research …

ADHD & Adults: 4 Things that Cause Overwhelm and What You Can Do

When you have ADHD, many things can cause you to feel overwhelmed. In fact, you might feel like you’re constantly behind and playing catch-up. You …

The 11 Biggest Myths And Misconceptions About Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

People who suffer from attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) find life a little more challenging than those who don’t. Most of us …

Should I Tell My Boss I Have ADHD?

1 of 15<p>An ADHD Accommodations Plan<p>This step-by-step plan will help you get services at work — without having to come right out and tell your boss, "I …

Elections On My ADHD Mind

You know, somebody has got to stop me. Before I do some damage. No, I mean some real damage. I keep having this fleeting thought that I should run …

My Friends Were Jealous of My Learning Disability

Trust me.<p>I vividly remember the first time I had to justify getting extra time to take a test. It was my sophomore year of high school, and the other …

Could Play Therapy Improve Your Child’s Social Skills?

Four-year-old Lola often annoyed her mother and nursery-school classmates. She didn’t sit still in circle time, wouldn’t follow instructions, and …

‘Being different is not an illness’

London - Most epidemics are the result of a contagious disease.<p>ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - is not contagious, and it may not …

Snow Leopard Cubs Make Public Debut at Brookfield Zoo: Pictures

Endangered Species

DNA At the Fringes: Twins, Chimerism, and Synthetic DNA

DNA tests are thought to be conclusive proof—of crime, of family relation—but in some cases, our genetic material acts in mysterious ways.<p>Plenty of …

Genetics

Questions asked about attention deficit hyper-activity disorder

Awareness on Attention Deficit and Hyper-Activity Disorder (ADHD) is steadily receiving attention among parents in this country. Below are some …

Misdiagnosis of girls with ADHD takes toll

Girls with ADHD are not being diagnosed or are being diagnosed much later than boys and that has deadly consequences, says behavioural pediatrician …

It's Time to Speak Up | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness

Personal Stories<p>It's Time to Speak Up<p>Depression runs in my family; it’s genetic and there was no avoiding it.<br>Normally when something is genetic you …

Mental Health

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Children with ADHD and their mothers may live less than average population: A study conducted by Brazilian researchers shows that hyperactivity can produce chromosome changes that affect health

A study conducted by Brazilian researchers shows that hyperactivity can produce chromosome changes that affect health<p>Brazilian scientists found that …

10 Tips for Parents With ADHD

<b>One of the most prominent ways that my ADHD surfaces as an adult is feeling easily overwhelmed.</b><p>When I say overwhelmed, I mean at simple, everyday life-things, like a serious pile of dirty dishes, or too many errands that need to be done in one day. This is precisely why parenting with ADHD is a …

Bipolar Disorder & ADHD Combined: The Results of Boredom

Adult ADHD and bipolar disorder have a few things in common. For one, they are genetically linked. That doesn’t mean that they will always occur …

Jason Wahler: ‘The Hills’ fueled my cocaine addiction

Jason Wahler, ex-bad boy of MTV’s “The Hills” and “Laguna Beach,” has turned his life around. Wahler struggled with addiction and at least six …