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12 Tweets That Make Perfect Sense To People With Social Anxiety

Imagine having paralyzing self-doubt at a party or feel petrified speaking up during a meeting. If you have social anxiety, that’s just another day for you.<p>The mental health condition, which affects 15 million men and women, can be utterly crippling. The symptoms range from emotional issues like …

Depression

10 Proven Ways To Help Stop Negative Thinking

“I’m not going to get it right;” “everything always goes wrong” “I always have such bad luck…” Happiness can be elusive with this kind of negative …

Happiness

4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Should your next startup be a firm? In conversational usage, the terms are synonyms, so the question might seem odd.<p>Economically speaking, a firm is a for-profit entity detached from market solutions of the day. The label implies some …

Startups

Why Narrowing My Circle Of Friends Made Me Happier

When I was in fifth grade, I got my first taste of mean girl treatment. Being the new kid and having moved to town from a different part of the …

Relationships

Health IT Costs Hit $32K Per Doctor Annually

With electronic health records and the move to population health spreading across the U.S., physician costs to keep up have reached more than $32,000 per doctor annually.<p>Doctor-owned multi-specialty practices spent more than $32,500 in 2015 on new health IT, staff, maintenance and related costs …

Health Care

How Scientists Created A Wormhole In A Lab

Wormholes don't only exist in space. Scientists have just created one in the lab...with magnets!<p><b>Related on TestTube:</b><br>How Do Wormholes Actually …

Here's How Your Drugs May Get Priced in the Future

Global pressure on health spending is forcing the $1 trillion-a-year pharmaceutical industry to look for new ways to price its products: charging …

Biotechnology

Science Unlocks The Secret To Why Introverts Prefer Alone Time To Socializing

The world is full of all kinds of people, but most of them can be put into one of two categories: extroverts and introverts. Some people are a little …

3tags.org

Eviction Notice: The Inner-Abuser Must Go

"Why the hell would she put up with that?" or "Oh, I would <i>never</i> let someone speak to me that way."<p>I can guarentee that you've made these statements at some point in your lifetime. Can you remember when?<p>A thought came to mind as I was reflecting on one beautiful woman I know who has stayed in a …

Antidepressants

The One Thing That Matters More Than Perks to Attract the Best Talent

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Employee Engagement

It's All About Sex, Says Christianity

In the wake of the tragedy in Orlando a few weeks ago, the nation has tried to evaluate how these horrific happenings keep occurring. Many talked about ISIS and terrorism. Many talked about stricter gun control legislation. Still others talked about the inherent bigotry against the LGBT community …

LGBTQI

Could Dark Energy Be Caused By Frozen Neutrinos?

When the Universe began from its hot, dense, rapidly expanding state — from the Big Bang — there was no way of knowing it would have turned out this way. The Universe could have recollapsed almost immediately, or it could have rapidly expanded away into oblivion before a single atom formed. …

Dark Matter

Loneliness as a Gateway to Inner-Growth

Being lonely is nothing to be ashamed of. In fact, it could be the one experience in your life that would set you free from the cycle of being influenced by other people based on your appearance. I spent several years in spiritual solitude, which taught me that no matter how much other people like …

Self-help

Scientists just got one of the best measures yet of a fundamental of physics

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Beneath three glass bell jars, in a locked vault in the basement of a highly secure facility outside Paris, sits the world's most important kilogram.<p>Ever since 1889, when the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) made the imperious pronouncement, "this …

Physics

Star Trek Risk Will Finally Determine Who's the Best Starfleet Captain of All Time

The Kirk vs. Picard debate will wage on in internet forums for centuries to come, but you can settle it at home by gathering your friends around a …

Why it's SO important to check in on your friends and let them know you care

Recently, Kristen Bell very candidly discussed how her notable “bubbly” personality doesn’t change the fact that she deals with anxiety and …

Hawking team updates soft hair theory to help solve black hole information paradox

(Phys.org)—Stephen Hawking, along with Malcolm Perry and Andrew Strominger has updated his ideas regarding solving the black hole information …

Black Holes

Anxiety 'chain reaction' opens door to diabetes - Futurity

Scientists have uncovered a link between emotional stress and diabetes, with roots in the brain's ability to control anxiety.

3tags.org

Black holes might not be dead-ends after all

A physical body might be able to cross a wormhole in spite of the extreme tidal forces, suggests a new study by Rubiera-Garcia, of Instituto de …

Research

Could black holes be the dark matter?

It’s an old idea made new again, but it just might fall apart.<p><i>“[The black hole] teaches us that space can be crumpled like a piece of paper into an</i> …

Dark Matter

5 Tech Trends That Will Change How We Work Forever

The workplace is rapidly evolving, but is your company staying ahead of the curve?<p>To you and me, the transformation seems gradual. Your business acquires more sophisticated tools, walls begin to disappear and fax machines vanish.<p>First, your workforce trades in their pressed suits for business …

Trends
United Methodist

Researchers discover new property of light with a twist

Light is a fundamental avenue of study in physics, and its properties are well established with steadfast rules and invariable constraints. So, until …

Quantum Mechanics

10 Signs That You're in a Rut

If you answered "How are you?" honestly, you'd say, "Meh."<p>Source: racorn/Shutterstock<p>Until a couple of weeks ago, l had no idea that I've been stuck …

Flavors

Exercise Lowers Risk for These 13 Cancer Types

A large new study confirms that exercise lowers the risk of many different types of cancer, and it goes a step further: It shows just how much the reduction in risk is.<p>People who exercised the most had a 42 percent lower risk of esophageal cancer and a 27 percent lower risk of liver cancer over 11 …

Cancer

Rotating tiny house in Portland soaks up sunshine all day long

Have you ever wished the windows on your house faced a different direction so you could soak up those last few hours of sunlight? PATH Architecture …

Loveless Sex Addicts: A Gay Man Critiques His Community

The Supreme Court ruling on June 26, 2015, that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states was a landmark day in U.S. history. Yet I am at a deep and …

LGBTQI

Cosmic Speed Measurement Suggests Dark Energy Mystery

Our universe is flying apart, with galaxies moving away from each other faster each moment than they were the moment before. Scientists have known …

Physics