Jen Pope

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5 Lies Mentally Tough People Don't Waste Energy On

Stop letting these beliefs prevent you from becoming the best version of yourself.<p>Many obstacles will present themselves that will challenge your mental strength and ultimately, your ability to be a high-performing entrepreneur. It's tempting to search for external tactics as a solution, but …

Sex Addiction Deniers: A Post-Truth Movement

<b>The diehard sex addiction deniers</b><p>Over the last four years I have written no less than eight posts* in an effort to understand and counter the claims …

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With so many kids shot, what kind of city has Chicago become?

We barely flinched when we heard the news of a 4-year-old boy who was shot in the face while walking hand-in-hand with his mother the other day.<p>We didn't get as tearful or upset as we did the first or second or third time a child became a victim of Chicago's ruthless gun violence.<p>This time, we …

Float spas: the next frontier of mental health or a splashy placebo?

<b>Buoy meets world</b><p><i>Float spas are surging in popularity, and devotees claim they relieve everything from pain to PTSD. Wency Leung reports on whether this is a breakthrough in restorative therapy or simply an empty fad</i><p>In recent years, float spas have been cropping up across the country ,touting …

Introducing Pooper – An Uber-Like App for Dog Poop

If you’re too busy or squeamish to pick up after your dog, you’re going to love this new smartphone app that connects you to someone willing to do it …

5 Things Not to Say to Your Child About Homework

Use these small tweaks to inspire rather than incite your child when it comes to homework.<p>If you've got a child who's frustrated by homework, it can be tough to stay calm, cool, and collected. Though we may want to throw our hands in the air and walk away, threaten our child with bad grades if he …

One Amazing Human Is Making Sure This Tiny Bulldog Doesn’t Give Up On Living A Happy Life

One recent morning, Kiki the bulldog woke up in a puddle of her own waste. She could barely stand.<p>“I thought this was her goodbye,” says Skip Van Der …

How to Beat Procrastination

Procrastination comes in many disguises. We might resolve to tackle a task, but find endless reasons to defer it. We might prioritize things we can readily tick off our to-do list—answering emails, say—while leaving the big, complex stuff untouched for another day. We can look and feel busy, while …

GMO Diet: Bill Nye Changed His Stance on GM Foods and that Really Bothered People

Fans of Bill Nye were not happy when he announced that GMOs might not be that bad; in fact, he feels that GM foods might be beneficial. He lists …