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15 Genius Apps Anyone With Anxiety Needs To Download

Whether you have an anxiety disorder, or simply feel worried sometimes, there are apps that can help with anxiety, and get you through your day. …

Apps

21 Questions Amazon Asks Its Job Candidates

If you want to work for Jeff Bezos, you're going to have to answer some tough questions first.<p><b>Amazon goes to great lengths to ensure that they are hiring the right people.</b>• <b><br>We sifted through hundreds of Glassdoor reviews to find some of the company's toughest interview questions.</b>• <b><br>Questions about</b> …

Employment

Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' In The Brain

Scientists have found specialized brain cells in mice that appear to control anxiety levels.<p>The finding, reported Wednesday in the journal <i>Neuron,</i> could eventually lead to better treatments for anxiety disorders, which affect nearly 1 in 5 adults in the U.S.<p>"The therapies we have now have …

Neuroscience

66 Things You Can Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

6 surprising things you need to know before eating aeroplane food

It's the bit we all wait for on planes. The galley curtains open, the meal trolleys get pulled down the aisle and it's finally time to eat. Or, as flight attendant Jennie Jordan says, "it's time to be afraid. Very afraid."<p>Here are her six surprising facts about plane food.<p>1. Your food was probably …

Nutrition

7 Tricks That Make French Women Look So...French

We say, fake it till you make it!<p>Two of our favorite French-inspired brands, Clé de Peau and La Ligne, had a brain meld for an adorable, stripy …

France

How to feed your gut

Want a healthy gut? Reach for the kimchi, sauerkraut, artichokes, coffee and chocolate. But watch out – one category of food will make your microbes wither<p>Kimchi, kombucha, sauerkraut, miso and kefir – all fermented foods and drinks – have been around for centuries, but suddenly they are all the …

Microbiology

The 3 Supplements You Should Be Taking in 2018

This is a very powerful anti-inflammatory showing the highest measurement on the ORAC scale. The bioactive compound in turmeric is curcumin, which …

Wellness

These Beautiful Ceramic Knives Will Keep Your Kitchen Looking Sharp

The key to success in the #paleo lifestyle is to consume a great many meats, and the perfect implements for carving roast beast are these Stone …

Any patient investor can turn $5,000 a year into nearly $1 million, says billionaire Ron Baron

It's wrong for people to think that they have to be wealthy to get rich investing in the stock market, famed buy-and-hold investor Ron Baron told …

How to quit bad habits without willpower: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Got any serious bad habits? The extra-strength ones with the FDA warning. The kind you really beat yourself up about — but still engage in all the …

6 Habits That Will Help You Become a Better Leader, According to Someone Who Coaches CEOs

Over the past 25 years, I’ve coached a mix of executives in for profit and not-for-profit companies like Kellogg’s, Monsanto, SoCalGas, Newark City …

Five Vitamins That Help Maintain Your Mental Health

Whilst we are beginning to become very aware of how what we eat affects our physical health and wellbeing, we don't often connect what we eat with …

Wellness

Six Ways to Beat Childhood Trauma and Stop Self-Sabotage

[This is a follow up to "Six Ways Developmental Trauma Shapes Adult Identity."]<p><i>You will see light in the darkness <br>You will make some sense of this</i> …

Creating Luxurious Flooring For Every Room of Your Home

The trick is to make it chic, cozy and durable<p><i>Each week Mansion Global tackles an interior design topic with an elite group of designers from around</i> …

10 fabulous bedrooms that you simply HAVE to see before redesigning yours!

Bedroom is one such private space that needs to radiate comfort & repose in a tasteful manner, so that after a hectic day at work, one can rejuvenate …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

19 Ideas to have a spectacular patio

If you ever wanted to make a change in your backyard or garden, but did not know where to start, we here at homify will give you 19 ideas that will …

How to Shoot Long Exposures: Tips for Revealing the Invisible in Your Images

Want to see something you don’t see every day—something, in fact, you can’t really see at all?<p>I’m talking about the passage of time—well, really the …

15 Ways to Style the Modern Bookshelf

A bookshelf is definitely much more than just a space to stack up all those books. Modern bookshelves are fabulous decorative pieces all on their own …

Interior Design

Enrico Fermi and the future of venture capital

Enrico Fermi tore a large sheet of paper into small pieces and dropped them. A few seconds later, the pieces were blown a short distance in midair and landed some eight feet away.<p>Fermi paced the distance, then consulted a chart he prepared earlier. Based on the corresponding data, he told the …

8 signs you're being lied to

Chances are that most of them lied to you — and that they did it more than once. It's a hard fact to accept, but even your closest friends and coworkers lie to you regularly.<p>University of Massachusetts psychologist Robert Feldman has studied lying for more than a decade, and his research has …

Psychology

Want to Raise Successful Kids? Tony Robbins Says Do This 1 Simple Thing

Drawing on the work of a Stanford psychologist, he says changing the way you talk to them can shape their lives for the better.<p>Parents want their kids to be successful. So when I saw that Tony Robbins was giving child-raising advice, I paid attention.<p>Robbins is one of the most successful …

Self-improvement

How to build strength not bulk

Jo McRae, author of <i>Ride Strong: Essential Conditioning For Cyclists,</i> explains the basic rules for building strength and not bulk when training to …

Health

Secret garden: inside interior designer Rose Uniacke's spectacular conservatory

The Georgian Revival villa that interior designer Rose Uniacke and her husband, film producer David Heyman, bought in 2007 had seen better days. Divided into apartments, it had an ugly staircase, fire-door partitions and an odd, domed gallery in the centre of the main floor. But Uniacke, who …

Interior Design

DIY Bathroom Shelves To Increase Your Storage Space

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a bathroom can never have enough storage space. There are the stacks of towels and wash clothes that need …

Storage Ideas

You Won't Believe What This Cozy London Kitchen Looked Like Before

Design firm Compass & Rose energizes a lackluster space with an eclectic mix of old and new details<p>London’s Notting Hill neighborhood is bursting with color and character, but this three-bedroom townhouse—a recent purchase by three brothers—sorely lacked the same spirit. Eager to breathe new life …

13 gorgeous bedroom ideas you can easily copy

With numerous options and stylistic possibilities at our fingertips, updating one's bedroom has never been easier. Today on homify we’ve collected 13 …

Bathroom decor: 15 small bathrooms to see before renovating yours!

There is a place in the home where great transformations happen. This is a room that is used to perform ordinary tasks, such as showering, but it …

Interior Design

8 clever ways to use the awkward spaces in your home

We all have them in our homes—awkward nooks, crannies, crevices and corners. Apart from the obvious design and decorating issues associated with a …

Storage Ideas