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After 2 years and 38 dates, I met my fiancé using an online dating site — here's what I discovered

I was sitting at a diner with one of my closest friends, and she presented me with a solution: set up an OkCupid account. She said that it wasn't the terrifying mid-1990s AOL chat room that I imagined it to be, and that it was an excellent way, if nothing else, to get the confirmation that there …

Here's How 10 People Visualize Their Depression

"Depression feels like a two-sided world."<p>For me depression used to feel like a two-sided world. A world with a light side full of sunlight, flowers, grass, and a bright blue sky. And a dark side with barren, cracked land, dark gloomy skies, thick air that was hard to breathe in, and nothingness. I …

Pulling an All-Nighter Is Worse Than Six Months of Unhealthy Eating

<i>By Samuel Blackstone for DETAILS</i>.<p>(Getty Images)<p>Health pieces tend to focus predominately on exercise and diet. Whether it's the best exercises for a rock hard butt, the perfect V-lines, or an explainer on organic foods and the difference between a cage-free egg and free-range egg, the topics are …

Too Much TV And Chill Could Reduce Brain Power Over Time

When I kick back to watch a show, I tell myself I'm just going to watch one episode. But 45 minutes later, I'm watching another. And then another. For the rest of the day. There are a lot of things that TV and chilling can lead to, but among the less fun? Maybe more cognitive decline over …

8 documentaries that will make you smarter about money

The wealthiest, most successful people continually self-educate, which is why most of them spend so much time reading.<p>If the classic finance books don't work for you, there are other ways to get smarter about money.<p>Here, we've compiled eight documentaries that will keep you entertained <i>and</i> teach you …

Demystifying The ‘Extra Hour'

Are you tired <i>right now</i>?<p>For 80 percent of Americans, the answer would be a loud, resounding “yes.” (Or, more accurately, a deflated sigh of agreement, a sip of coffee, or a stifled yawn.) According to the Better Sleep Council, eight out of 10 Americans say they would feel better and be more prepared …

Science Finally Explains Slackers

There’s a neurological reason for apathy and laziness, according to new research. Inefficient connections between certain areas of the brain may make …

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​'Ladybeard' Is the Feminist Magazine Talking About Real Sex

This is what glossies will look like once patriarchy is a thing of the past.<p><i>If you really sat down and tried, you could turn a lot of pages in the space of 30 days. While we've spent over a decade providing you with about 120 of those pages every month, it turns out</i> VICE <i>isn't the only magazine in</i> …

Feminism

Could Depression Be Caused By An Infection?

Sometime around 1907, well before the modern randomized clinical trial was routine, American psychiatrist Henry Cotton began removing decaying teeth from his patients in hopes of curing their mental disorders. If that didn't work, he moved on to more invasive excisions: tonsils, testicles, ovaries …

Depression

What Happens to the Brain When You Meditate

Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this practice. It always seemed so vague and …

Meditation

Science Finds All Women Are at Least a Little Bit Gay

Yep, you too!<p>A new study from the <i>Journal of Personality and Social Psychology</i> found women who self-identify as heterosexual become aroused when exposed to stimulating female images.<p>Gerulf Rieger, the psychology lecturer who led the study, explained to Mic: "Most women responded to both videos of …

Sexuality

Which US City You Should Live in Based Off Your Myers-Briggs Results

<i>This post was originally posted on JoinBlush.com</i><p>It's fun to learn about your personality. You can dig into who might best complement you in a romantic relationship, what job would best suit your strengths, and even what city you should live in. It's great fun, which is probably why you moseyed on …

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

Self-improvement

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