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Successful People Don't Just Listen to What People Tell Them, They Have These 7 Critical Thinking Habits

Ever been stuck with trying to get to a solution, but not getting anywhere? If you nod affirmatively, you may be lacking in critical thinking. What …

Hormone Therapy

What are estrogen and progesterone?<p>Estrogen and progesterone are hormones that are produced by a woman's ovaries.<p>Why does the body need …

7 Effective Ways to Stop Overthinking

One of the symptoms of anxiety is “overthinking” or ruminating. People who overthink feel like they can’t “turn off” their brains. Once your brain …

Infographics That Will Teach you how to cook your beef well!

en_US<p>article<p>Check out these 10 infographics if you want to learn how to cook beef …

Burnout: How to deal with creative and mental exhaustion

If you prefer to listen, here’s the podcast version of this post on iTunes and Soundcloud:<p>It’s no shocker that working all night and all day with a …

I Started Running a Year Ago, and the Only Weight I've Lost is Caring What People Think of Me

It is 8 am on a Monday. This morning holds all the potential of the week ahead — potential to have a perfect training week, to coast on the good mood that always comes from a good run. Potential to beat my speed and distance expectations.<p>I have a training plan taped to the pantry door so I can …

Marathons

Breathe In, Breathe Out: What It's Like To Live Life With An Anxiety Disorder

<i>Originally published on Unwritten by Ileana Paules-Bronet.</i><p>For an hour and a half, I stared at the floor. My knee bounced up and down. When my eyes weren't fixed on the carpet in front of me, they darted back and forth to the door, measuring my distance from it. My notebook was open in front of me, …

Time I

10 Brain Myths Busted

It's going to take more than 10 percent of your brain to read this story<p>In the Hollywood action-film <i>Lucy</i>, actor Morgan Freeman—playing a world-renowned neurologist— speaks to a packed auditorium. “It’s estimated most human beings only use 10 percent of their brains’ capacity,” he says. “Imagine if …

You Can Grow New Brain Cells. Here's How.

Can adults grow new neurons? Until relatively recently, experts believed the answer was no.<p>But as neuroscientist Sandrine Thuret explains in a new TED Talk, humans can indeed generate new brain cells, a process called neurogenesis. More importantly, doing so has a range of important benefits, …

TED Talks

Do You Worry A Lot? This Can Help

For me, self-care means supporting my well-being. It means focusing on my emotional, mental, physical and spiritual health. This week I came across a …

Self-help

The complete guide to never quitting anything again

The truth is, most people can become good at almost anything.<p>However, most of us quit before we reach the finish line. Why?<p>Frustration and lack of persistency is one of the biggest reasons why we never master the skills we want to acquire; from learning a language, playing an instrument, or being a …

Mental health problems may explain link between rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular disease

Mental health problems like anxiety and depression may partly explain why people with rheumatoid arthritis have an increased risk of cardiovascular disease, according to a new study.<p>Researchers linked anger, anxiety, depressive symptoms, job stress and low social support to increasing risk of …

Mental Health

New Research Associates Social Anxiety With High IQ, Empathic Abilities, And Intelligence

Of all the psychological disorders, anxiety is the most common in the United States. About 18% of the population, or 40 million adults, suffer the …

Psychology

What the Josh Duggar Fiasco Can Teach Us About Pedophilia

Want a challenge? Try feeling sorry for a pedophile—those guys (and they’re almost always guys) who lust for children, stalk children and may …

Alcoholics Anonymous

6 Models of Blended Learning Teachers Should Know About

May 16, 2015<br>In its basic and simplest definition, blended learning is an instructional methodology, a teaching and learning approach that combines …

Concentrate! How to Tame a Wandering Mind

I am about to be zapped in the head with an electromagnet, once a second, for eight minutes. I fidget, trying to get comfortable in a huge black …

What Your Finger Length Says About Your Hormones And Personality

Think you know yourself like the back of your hand? Take another look at your hand and think again.<p>This new personality test will tell you things …

Bookkeeper of Auschwitz admits moral guilt at Holocaust trial | Reuters

LUENEBURG, Germany (Reuters) - A 93-year-old former bookkeeper at Auschwitz who is accused of assisting in the mass murder of Jews told a German court that he felt morally guilty for his work at the Nazi death camp, describing in detail the grisly killings he had witnessed there.<p>Defendant Oskar …

World History

Google brings multiple teacher function to Classroom

Google built Classroom to make education more efficient with technology and computers. They’ve slowly been adding new and useful features every once …

Android News

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

Mindfulness

Why Micro Learning Is Educating The ADD Generation

<i>Roman Kostochka is the founder and CEO at Coursmos, a micro-learning platform.</i><p>In 2012, Mashable had published an article called “Technology Creating a Generation of Distracted Students” which reported the results of a study done by Pew Research Center. According to their data, about 90 percent of …

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Newsweek: Scientists link Fluoridated water with ADHD, Obesity and Depression

New research shows there is a strong correlation between water fluoridation and the prevalence of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, …

Water

The Contagious Nature of Happiness and Stress in the Workplace | Inc.com

He was a tyrant, a bully, and a curmudgeon. He stomped around a cubicle farm like a giant looking for villagers to pummel with his big fists, and he often found one or two willing to oblige. His name was Michael, and he was easily the worst boss I've ever had.<p>In a performance review, I'd sit down …

Happiness

10 of The Best Chrome Apps for Math Teachers

February 23, 2015<br>Here is what we have been working on over the last weekend. This is a list that comprises some of the best math apps and extensions …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Religion

5 Good Time Management and Productivity Apps for Teachers

February 12, 2015<br>Maintaining focus in a world permeated with all kinds of digital distractions becomes a real challenge. Ironically enough, this same …

Differentiation Does, in Fact, Work

Commentary<p><i>Editor's note: The Commentary "Differentiation Doesn't Work," by James R. Delisle, provoked an avalanche of reader comments. Because of the</i> …

Pedagogy