Jamie Watts

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Physician to parents: You're doing it wrong

Family physician, psychologist and author Leonard Sax wants parents to know that they are “raising kids wrong.” The author of “Boys Adrift” and …

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

Blunt Prescriptions For The Parenting That Children Really Need (Hints For The Workplace, Too)

We recently welcomed beautiful Adeline into our family. She’s our first great grandchild. As I looked into her eyes for the first time, I found myself wondering what life would be for her. What would the world be like when <i>she’s</i> a parent and grandparent? Or, even less remotely, what would the world …

Parenting

How These Parents Work And Homeschool Too

It’s the ultimate second shift: Here’s how some parents teach their kids at home while building their careers.<p>Homeschooling has become increasingly popular in the past few years. The National Center for Education Statistics estimates that 3.4% of Americans aged 5-17 were homeschooled in 2012. While …

The Roles Neuroplasticity and EMDR Play in Healing from Childhood Trauma

Studies on neuroplasticity have become increasingly popular in the last several years. It was once thought that our brain was fixed and unchanging …

Neurology
Astrophysics

Stephen Hawking Confirms the Next 100 Years on Earth Will Be Pretty Awful

If Wednesday's news of a possible Pluto replacement planet had you feeling hopeful and excited about the future, then maybe you should simply chill …

When 'Your Heart Is A Muscle,' Empathy Is A Revolutionary Act

When Sunil Yapa's laptop was stolen, he didn't just lose his computer — he also lost the 600-page novel saved on it. Yapa summoned the will to write it all over again — but a little shorter this time. This second version has turned into a newly published novel about recurring themes in American …

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