Mental toughness is a state of mind. Anyone can develop the mental toughness of a solider without being part of the military. Mental toughness is resilience—the ability to stick to something regardless
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
Any pet owner will tell you that their animal companions comfort and sustain them when life gets rough. This may be especially true for people with serious mental illness, a study finds. When people with
(Reuters/Lucas Jackson) The Washington Post is out with another blockbuster report on Trump’s “foundation of fakery” September 30, 2016 5:22pm (UTC) Two weeks after New York State Attorney General Eric
For nearly 50 years, systematic racial suppression and segregation gripped South Africa. While the tides turned in the early '90s and laws were overturned, apartheid had already seeped into the country
In an explosive combination of creativity, cutting-edge technology, and brilliant marketing, Pokemon GO has become a global craze in less than a week. The new portable game from Nintendo uses a technology
The human brain has amazing capacities. It contains billions of neurons, allowing it to process vast quantities of information so that we can function effectively. But can we have too much information?
I'd never dated anyone who hadn't been on antidepressants, or spent time in a psychiatrist's office. That dark, brooding, introspective type: it draws me in. This article originally appeared on VICE Australia
For all the talk about dangerous side effects from medication, you rarely hear about negative consequences from psychological treatment. But researchers have found a significant minority of people who
The lead-up to war in 2003 was filled with spin and misinformation. But today, we aren’t even having the semblance of a debate about military intervention We invaded Iraq 13 years ago on Sunday, but you
One of the world's foremost experts on crime reveals 7 telltale signs when someone is trying to con you
Instead of turning to violence himself as an adult, de Becker used his horrific childhood experiences to become one of the world's foremost experts on how to predict, and potentially prevent, violent,
It feels good, but it's probably not good for you, according to Mayo Clinic professor of medicine and former president of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine Timothy Morgenthaler. "Most sleep specialists
The world is getting fatter, and some say it is also sleeping less. After years of study, we now know that there is a disturbing correlation between those factors. Those who sleep less have a higher chance
Photograph of disfigured 20-year-old provokes revulsion in country where violence against women is widespread A photograph of an Afghan woman whose nose was sliced off by her husband has sparked widespread
Two mega-trends — the rapid urbanization of the world’s population and the aging of that same population — will soon collide. By 2030, more than 1 billion people (one in eight) will be aged 65 or older,
He'd pretend to be a suicidal policeman, holding a gun to his neck, threatening to take his own life. His job was to challenge his audience — a room full of FBI agents and police officers — to talk him
A new treatment for psychiatric disorders like depression and anxiety uses real-time scans to show patients how their brains go awry—and how to fix the dysfunction. The treatment is called neurofeedback.
Iran's top leader on Tuesday called for vigilance in ensuring that world powers meet their commitments under a newly implemented nuclear deal while expressing "pessimism" about U.S. intentions, state reported.
An 8-week-old kitten, who was rescued after being dyed purple and used as a chew toy for a larger animal, is recovering after he had emergency surgery in California during the weekend. The kitten, weighing
Your idea of a perfect square may predict your support for same-sex marriage, says a new study. Research published in Nov. 2015 in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology shows that what people
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