Hre Banks

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Ask a Sex Therapist: What Should I Do if My Partner Is Kinkier Than I Am?

<i>Sex should be fun, but it can also be complicated. Welcome to Sexual Resolution, a biweekly column by sex therapist Vanessa Marin that answers all your most confidential questions to help you achieve the healthy, safe, and joyful sex life that you deserve.</i><p>This week we’re getting started with a …

Relationships

How to Create a Morning Routine that Supercharges Your Productivity

Your morning routine is the set of actions you do right after waking up to prepare yourself for a more productive and focused day. Since your morning …

Productivity

How to Lose 20 Pounds as Fast as Possible

Losing weight can be incredibly challenging regardless of whether you’re looking to lose five pounds or 20.<p>Not only does it require diet and …

Nutrition

Reverse Cavities and Heal Tooth Decay With These 5 Steps!

The enamel of the teeth, as well as the underlying layer, dentin, are destroyed by the tooth decay that results from certain types of acid produced …

Dental Care

The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Psychology

Why most people will never be successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

Will we ever be able to freeze time?

Stasis is a way of pausing physical and chemical processes – including those of life. It could be a way for us to save the critically ill, or allow ultra-long space missions.<p>The American poet Delmore Schwartz once wrote: “Time is the fire in which we burn.” We are born, we live and we die. Yet …

Theory of Relativity

The 2 Biggest Things People Get Wrong About What Love Really Is

Today was a full day at work, and when I got back to my apartment and considered what I wanted to post, I breathed deeply and thought, “I just want …

Relationships

The infantilization of Western culture

<b>(Kevin Wolf/AP Images for American Egg Board)</b><p>What happens when an entire society succumbs to childlike behavior and discourse?<p>Simon Gottschalk<p>August 8, 2018 10:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>If you regularly watch TV, you’ve probably seen a cartoon bear pitching …

Arrested Development

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

The Brain

Simplify your life with the mental model known as Occam’s razor

Legend has it that NASA spent a decade and millions of dollars developing a ballpoint pen that would work in zero gravity and function in extreme …

Stephen King

Top 10 Scientifically Proven Foods to Increase Testosterone Levels Naturally

Concerned about your testosterone levels dropping as you age? These 13 foods are scientifically proven to aid in testosterone production and …

Wellness

The Psychology Behind 8 Popular American Sexual Fantasies

From tying up your partner a la “Fifty Shades of Grey” to spying on your significant other while they seduce a stranger, the sky’s the limit on what …

Sexual Health

Luxury homes, live-in housekeeper and a balmy tropical climate: The three overseas destinations where Aussies can live the 'good life' for just $40,000 a year

Many of us have dreamed about relocating to tropical and exotic climes to escape the stresses and strains of big city life and the associated …

Chiang Mai

Two Separate Experts Say This $15 Amazon Lotion Is the Closest Thing to Botox

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgery, in 2016, seven million Americans received Botox injections and 2.6 million got soft-tissue …

Skin Care

Scientists Say This Strategy Can Help You Learn Anything Fast

Study smarter, not harder!<p>In his book <i>Fluent Forever</i>, opera singer Gabriel Wyner suggests that one of the best ways to learn a new language is to …

The Brain

10 Unusual Signs of a Personality Disorder | The Exhausted Woman

Throughout their lifetime a person is likely to encounter several people within their family, relationships, friendships, and work environments that …

Psychology

13 High Protein Foods That Scientifically Proven to Boost Testosterone Levels

Concerned about your testosterone levels dropping as you age? These 13 foods are scientifically proven to aid in testosterone production and maintenance.<p>Testosterone is a vital hormone in the body.<p>It influences numerous tissues, not just the reproductive organs. It plays an important role in …

Nutrition

The Way We Read Now

When the novelist Philip Roth died in May, the obituaries and tributes agreed that he was (to quote a few choice descriptions) “towering,” “pre-eminent” and a “giant of the American novel.” In the opinion of those who create the official narrative of American literature—the critics who write about …

Literature

8 Literary Podcasts To Subscribe To If You Want To Join A Book Club Without Leaving Your Home

There are those who read, and those who love to chat about what they read. For the latter demographic, it can be tough when it feels like you're the …

Books

Malcolm Gladwell: Americans spend too much on 'meaningless education'

The U.S. and Canada share more than just a border. There are strong cultural, economic and social ties that connect the two countries, but education …

High School

Working in the Sex Toy Industry Taught Me a Lot About Sex

I’ve always been fascinated by human sexuality and confused by why people don’t talk about it more. This led to some funny interactions as a child. …

Sex and the City

The Best Books of 2018 (So Far)

Each product we feature has been independently selected and reviewed by our editorial team. If you make a purchase using the links included, we may …

Books

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop

Nir Barzilai has a plan. It’s a really big plan that might one day change medicine and health care as we know it. Its promise: extending our years of …

Metformin

Quantum Physics of God: How Consciousness Became the Universe and Created Itself

<b>ATOMISTS VS CREATIONISTS</b><p>For thousands of years humans have gazed into the heavens pondering the nature of universe, with some arguing the Universe …

Quantum Physics

“I Love You, But I Am Leaving You”

<i>“I’m sorry, I love you, but I have to leave you. You were the right choice, but not my ‘happy’ choice.” —Hallie Mantegna</i><p>What?! Did I hear you …

Relationships

This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

Chemistry

Midlife crisis? It’s a myth. Why life gets better after 50

We don’t peak in middle age, say the experts. So forget about the stereotypes and embrace change<p>Beware midlife! You will be prone to sudden, disruptive upheaval. Around the age of 50 your productivity, creativity and adaptability begin their inexorable decline. With them, happiness ebbs. Your best …

Middle Age

How To Use Kanban To Become Insanely Productive: A Short Guide

Are you searching for the perfect productivity system?<p>First the bad news: It doesn’t exist. You’re going to have to do the work no matter what system you use.<p>Now the good news: Kanban is an easy-to-use and -learn system that can help avoid feeling overwhelmed by those endless To Do lists.<p>Let’s dive …

Project Management

These 20 pictures will teach you more than reading 100 books

“Art isn’t only a painting. Art is anything that’s creative, passionate, and personal. An artists is someone who uses bravery, insight, creativity, …

Motivation