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Sitting at desk all day may damage brain and raise dementia risk, study suggests

Sitting at a desk all day or spending hours watching television may damage the brain in a way which is known to increase the risk of dementia, a new study suggests.<p>While researchers have known for some time that sedentary behaviour is bad for physical health, raising the risk of heart disease, …

"Dein Selbstwert lässt sich in Zahlen ausdrücken"

<b>ZEIT ONLINE:</b> Investmentbanker gehören spätestens seit der Finanzkrise 2007 zur wohl unbeliebtesten Berufsgruppe in Deutschland. Warum wollten Sie …

Wall Street

Korcula – das schwarze Korfu von Kroatien

Angefangen bei den malerischen Stränden und den tiefen Wäldern, die der Insel ihren Namen gaben: Korčula wurde wegen seiner Kiefern- und …

Have I got depression? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Jay Watts

Every day millions of internet users ask Google life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>• Dr Jay Watts is a clinical psychologist, psychotherapist and senior lecturer<p>Depression is the curse of modernity, affecting more and more of us. It is …

Mental Health

Wie es ist, in einem Geisterhaus aufzuwachsen

Alles hat sich verändert, als meine Schwester anfing, den "Jungen in Blau" zu sehen.<p>In der Literatur gibt es den unzuverlässigen Erzähler schon seit Hunderten von Jahren. Im wahren Leben gab es ihn schon immer. Wir sind alle unzuverlässige Erzähler, auch wenn wir die besten Absichten haben. Wir …

Major finding in human anatomy has implications for many brain diseases, including Alzheimer’s

<b>By David Kohn</b>, <i>The Washington Post</i><p>Kari Alitalo had studied lymphatic vessels for more than two decades. So he knew that this network, which carries …

Alzheimer's Disease

Action of "gatekeeper" cells could be ground zero for Alzheimer's

In the hunt for a cause and cure for Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative ailments, much attention has been focused on sticky proteins …

The Unexpected Drawbacks To Positive Thinking

One psychologist explains why you “can’t expect people to change their mind-sets the way they change their underwear.”<p>What could possibly be bad about “staying hopeful” or wrong about trying to “think positively”? Coaches and experts routinely say that fixing our mind-sets can help us fix most of …

Nicotine shown to reduce symptoms of schizophrenia

For years researchers have noted an unusual association between smoking and schizophrenia. Across multiple studies it was identified that people with …

What your emojis say about you

<b>(CNN) —</b> Whether you like it or not, cartoon faces, stomping flamenco dancers and applauding hands have now entered your social life, albeit digitally.<p>While they once may have been novel or cute, the sea of emojis now available to you across digital platforms are the perfect punctuation to express …

Language

Why mixing cocktails and early music is just the tonic for 2017

Mixing early baroque music and cocktails isn't my average midweek night out, so I was intrigued to say the least when I heard the sound of Musica Poetica’s Baroque Tales.<p>I hadn't really given much brain space to the question of whether there is still a place for early music in 2017. But when I met …

Study reveals for first time that cognitive-behavior therapy changes the brain's wiring

A new study from King’s College London and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust has shown for the first time that cognitive behaviour …

The benefits and harms of marijuana, explained by the most thorough research review yet

A new report looks at more than 10,000 studies on marijuana. It has good and bad news for pot users.<p>Marijuana has been with humans in some way or another for thousands of years. But after all this time, there is still a lot of public debate about what, exactly, pot’s risks and benefits are.<p>A recent …

Multiple Sclerosis

Harvard researchers have found the source of human consciousness

What is human consciousness and where does it come from? Throughout the ages, some of our greatest minds have probed this question, and struggled to …

Consciousness

23 Signs You Grew Up With Depression

Growing up, most of us aren’t taught to look out for signs of depression. So if you’re experiencing it, especially as a teenager, it’s easy to think …

Doctors have alarmingly high rates of depression. One reason: medical school.

Over the course of Elisabeth Poorman’s first year of medical residency, she went from crying occasionally to tearing up every single day.<p>"I couldn’t sleep even when I had time off," she said of the rapid decline in her mental health in 2013. "I didn’t really have any motivation to do anything when …

Medical School

Cormoran Strike - Erste Bilder zur Krimiserie nach J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowlings Kriminalserie über Privatdetektiv Cormoran Strike zeigt die Hauptdarsteller Tom Burke und Holliday Grainger auf ersten Bildern vom …

How to Stay Emotionally Healthy in Tough Times, According to Experts

An entrepreneur's life is full of ups and downs, it is important to not let disappointment set you off course.<p>Our mind is our most valuable resource, yet we take very little time to take care of it. Everyone understands the importance of being healthy, yet many of us prioritize our physical health …

5 Powerful Habits That Make Your Mind Sharper and Stronger

Give yourself permission to grow.<p><i>How do I grow stronger mentally and change my perspective for good? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, Productivity hacker, writer, entrepreneur</b> …

Schoko-Kirsch-Käsekuchen aus der Kastenform

1.Kuvertüre grob hacken. Fett, 100 g Zucker, 1 Päckchen Vanillezucker und 1 Prise Salz mit den Schneebesen des Handrührgerätes 2–3 Minuten cremig …

Where Even Nightmares Are Classified: Psychiatric Care at Guantánamo

Every day when Lt. Cmdr. Shay Rosecrans crossed into the military detention center at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, she tucked her medical school class ring into her bra, covered the name on her uniform with tape and hid her necklace under her T-shirt, especially if she was wearing a cross.<p>She tried to …

Waffelturm mit Schokosahne

1.Weiße Kuvertüre hacken, über einem warmen Wasserbad schmelzen. Gelatine in kaltem Wasser einweichen. Sahne steif schlagen. 2 Eier mit den …

12 Ways to Beat Procrastination

If you always put things off, are late for every meeting or appointment, and find yourself unable to get yourself organized, you’re probably already …

Adventskalender basteln - schöne Ideen zum Selbermachen

<b>Versüßen lieben Menschen im Advent die 24 Tage vom 1. Dezember bis Heiligabend mit einem selbst gebastelten Adventskalender. Wir haben kreative Ideen</b> …

Die zehn spektakulärsten Roadtrips in Deutschland: Deutsche Alpenstraße

Von entschleunigend bis kurvenreich Die zehn spektakulärsten Roadtrips in Deutschland<p>Von der Romantischen Straße über die Weinstraße bis hin zur …