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Motherhood Is Hard As Hell, But It's Important To Remember This

Her face grips me and she's not 6 years old, but 2.<p>She's only a toddler baby, and her expression is exactly the same as in this one right now -- this older moment -- but both are taking place in the bubble bathtub.<p>Motherhood really is hard as hell. The mother guilt is real. The "taking care of our …

Meet the Silicon Valley-ites taking tiny hits of LSD to boost performance

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

11 Ways To Reignite The Spark In A Passionless Marriage

Is your flame flickering?<p>The average length of a marriage that ends in divorce is eight years. And in America, there is one divorce approximately every 36 seconds.<p>Let’s face it, the honeymoon period in most marriages has a shelf life and things can grow stale quickly. A few years ago, the …

Relationships

10 Success lessons from Chris Gardner – “From Homeless To Millionaire” for entrepreneurs

Share90<p>Tweet<p>Share349<p>+15<p>Shares 444<p>The life of Chris Gardner is one made for the big screen. From single father without resources, living on the …

Watch: 5 Bodyweight Exercises You Should Never Do

We all love bodyweight training, but despite its many benefits, there are a few equipment-free moves that you should make sure you never do<i>.</i> …

Workouts

A Harvard psychologist says too many people think about happiness all wrong

Generally speaking, trying hard is a great way to achieve most of what you want in life.<p>Put in more effort at work and your prospects for a promotion will almost definitely improve — at least more than they would if you simply accepted the status quo of being a slacker.<p>Date a lot of people and …

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Have You Always Wanted KFC’s Secret Recipe? Because This Really Seems To Be It

Forget that extra crispy sunscreen that KFC released the other day, there’s more important chicken news to fry. According to the Chicago Tribune, KFC’s highly coveted original recipe may very well have been revealed in the most casual way imaginable and we’re here to bring it to you!<p>During an …

10 Ways Manipulators Use Emotional Intelligence for Evil (and How to Fight Back)

Learn how to protect yourself.<p>Emotional intelligence is nothing new.<p>Sure, the term was coined in the 1960s, and popularized by psychologists in recent decades. But the concept of emotional intelligence--which I define as a person's ability to recognize and understand emotions and use that …

Depression: A revolution in treatment?

<b>It's not very often we get to talk about a revolution in understanding and treating depression and yet now doctors are talking about "one of the strongest discoveries in psychiatry for the last 20 years".</b><p>It is based around the idea that some people are being betrayed by their fiercest protector. …

How to Respond to Loneliness in Marriage

<i>by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer</i><p>In my last article, I touched upon loneliness in marriage. When I married my husband as a young person of 28, I never thought that I would experience feelings of loneliness. The truth is, that feeling of loneliness is one of the utmost …

Researchers find lab rats on marijuana just can't be bothered

The main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana makes lab rats lazy, according to University of British Columbia researchers.<p>The new research, published on Tuesday in the Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, looked at the effects of both THC – the drug’s main active ingredient – and the …

Cannabis

7 Ways Essential Oils Can Tackle Common Skin and Hair Problems

We have covered 7 essential oils that will help you build beautiful skin and healthy hairs. Following these tips will give your beauty regime a new …

Essential Oils

Editor's Note

The Danish Way of Parenting review – how to raise the world’s happiest kids

Denmark approaches childhood, and society as a whole, very differently to Britain or the US, argue Jessica Joelle Alexander and Iben Dissing Sandahl<p>Having muddled through six years of parenthood without consulting any books on the subject, I was pretty excited about this, my first one. Perhaps it …

Parenting

More Effective Than Anxiety Meds: How Mindfulness Changes Your Brain

<b>Categories</b>Depression, Anxiety & Mental Health, DNA, the Brain & The Human Body, Health, Meditation, Yoga, Grounding & Mindfulness, Science and …

Mindfulness

10 best education apps for Android

Mobile technology is an amazing thing. It’s one of the most revolutionary productivity tools of all time, but it doesn’t end there. You can use your smartphones and tablets to help teach yourself new skills and learn new things. Here are the best education apps for Android!<p>Coursera<p>Price: Free app …

Apps

Mental Clarity During Near-Death Experiences Suggests Mind Exists Apart From Brain: Study

If the mind is just a function of the brain, it stands to reason that the worse the brain is injured, the worse the mind would function. While this …

Consciousness

Depression Vs. Perfectly Hidden Depression: The Difference In The Diagnosis

Perhaps you, or someone you love, has taken The Beck Depression Inventory.<p>It's a very well-known questionnaire, that's often used to determine if someone meets the criteria for depression.<p>It's self-scored. It's easy to understand. It covers the mental, emotional and physical aspects of depression, …

Can't Turn Off Work Mode On The Weekend? Research Says Your Personality Matters

In today’s society, work is becoming a seven-day-a-week proposition. Mobile technology is blurring the lines between work and leisure. Working on …

Psychology

The search for the ‘Holy Grail’ of human longevity

Our life expectancy at birth has risen from roughly age 50 to 80 in the past century, a dramatic increase considering that for hundreds of years the …

21 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Life-changing ways to create an even complexion, conceal dark circles, hide zits, and more.<p><b>1. Apply your base makeup in this order: color correctors, foundation, concealer.</b> If you're getting fine lines just sitting there trying to figure out the order in which to apply your base makeup, here's a …

Makeup

A couples therapist reveals why modern marriage is so hard

No longer do we get hitched because our dad told us to, because the guy is wealthy, or because the girl comes from a high-status family. (Gross.)<p>Instead, most of us get married if and when we feel like it, to someone we love and who loves us in return. (Awww.)<p>Except, in case you haven't heard, …

8 Behaviors of Parents That Keep Children From Being Successful

<b>Parents work hard to raise children that will be successful, but it is important to be aware of any parenting behaviors that may hold children back</b> …

Parenting

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Children's Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. The …

You don't need an extreme bucket list to find happiness. Just eat more waffles

Take it from a cancer survivor: living each day like it’s your last is exhausting. Do small things that make you happy now instead<p>Five years ago, I was diagnosed with an inoperable, rapidly fatal form of cancer. But then I didn’t die.<p>Instead, I went on a new drug treatment that eradicated my …

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7 gentle yoga poses to help ease neck and back tension - Health - ABC News

With historic roots stretching back thousands of years to ancient India, yoga is a practice that has stood the test of time.<p>Devotees will tell you: …

Core strength: Four exercises you can do at home to build your 'foundation' - Health - ABC News

Did you know every move you make originates in your core?<p>This is why having a strong core is essential for everything from preventing chronic lower …