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FirstAnswers launches online mental health resources

In an effort to make mental health help more accessible, First Answers has launched a wellness website full of free and fee-based resources.<p>The …

Successful Strategies for Managing Stress

Recent studies indicate that all of us experience some degree of difficulty and worry as a result of interpersonal or work-related stress and …

How to Stop Feeding Your Stress With Food

Running a business can be an emotional roller coaster, but along with the ups and downs of the business can come changes in eating habits. During …

Use meditation techniques to ease midterm frustration, stress

Midterm week is upon the campus, and so is the stress that many students face while studying for exams among their already busy schedules.<p>The stress …

Meditation

Your Body On Stress

<i>Photo:Eric Ogden/Trunk Archive</i><p>Who isn’t stressed these days? Seriously, from two-year-olds applying to top notch pre-schools in NYC to retired …

From Stressed to Depressed: Teen Girls Suffer More

<i>Teen girls may be more vulnerable to stress; Parents can help mitigate the damage.</i><p><i>Photo by Corbis</i><p>Navigating the many pitfalls of adolescence is a …

Stress Management

<i>This tip for improving your SAT score was provided by Jake Davidson at Veritas Prep.</i><p>When preparing for the SAT, time management is a big topic of …

Six Things To Do When You Learn Your Teen is Drinking

Recent reports state 22% of high school seniors binge drink (5+ drinks in a short amount of time). So what does that mean? Using the 2013 Census to …

Alcohol

Safe and Sober Teaches Kids the Dangers of Alcohol

Each year in Missouri schools, teens are told about the dangers of drinking and driving through a program called Safe and Sober. KSMU’s Michele …

Alcohol and drug use surging among teens - The Nation

The warning was made at seminar in Nay Pyi Taw during which public health experts and officials sought to draft new guidelines and strategies to …

Mental Health

Parents told to rethink giving teens alcohol

Parents are being asked to re-think when they allow young people to use alcohol.<p>Research shows that the European idea of letting them start early …

Do wives today expect too much?

Gone Girl star Rosamund Pike says that today’s dysfunctional marriages are the result of impossibly high expectations. We asked six leading writers, who married in different decades, to reveal the hopes and dreams they had on their wedding day<p><b>Penny Vincenzi : 1960s</b><p>So there I was, standing at the …

The Reality of Marriage Is Completely at Odds With Its Portrayal in Culture

The darkening of American marriage is well under way. Gone Girl is the most recent example.<p><i>Published in the October 2014 issue</i><p><b>A new portrait of the American marriage</b> is emerging, both in real life and in pop culture—a portrait of marriage as psychological thriller. The film version of <i>Gone Girl,</i> out …

Tim McGraw Reveals the 'Secret' Behind His Happy Marriage to Faith Hill

When asked what he thought the reason was behind his and Faith's happy marriage, he responded with the sweetest answer ever. "I got a great wife," he …

Faith Hill

Keeping love alive: the secrets of a happy marriage

WHO couldn’t help but warm to Ireland’s longest-married couple. Together for 74 years, James and Margaret Hurley described themselves as “best …

Education