Kimberley Mellor

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This Is the Secret to Never Having a Bad Hair Day Again

There are so many different types of hairbrushes out there, and the right one can make all the difference. Tangles are never a good look, so to …

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Tips to control crying

Uncontrollable crying can be upsetting, uncomfortable, embarrassing, and exhausting. Understanding what causes crying, and learning how to control it …

Self-help

If this music gives you goosebumps, you might have a special brain

1 February 2018, 14:16<p>By Maddy Shaw Roberts<p>Think of your favourite piece of music, and think about how you might react to it.<p>If you’re having …

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Science Says Relationships Fail When These Four Things Happen

A new relationship—whether personal or professional—is a lot like buying a new car. Driving it off the lot is pure bliss. And like a car, when a relationship breaks down, it’s overwhelming. A trained eye knows when a car is in trouble. The same is true of relationships, and you can be your own …

Emotional Intelligence

Letting Go of Someone we Feel Addicted To.

It is not always easy to cut emotional cords with those who aren’t good for us.<p>Many of us dwell in pondering over whether we should try harder, or …

Self-help

Emotional Intelligence Test

For decades, a lot of emphasis has been put on certain aspects of intelligence such as logical reasoning, math skills, spatial skills, understanding …

Emotional Intelligence

Always jump to the worst-case scenario? Here’s how to stop

When we obsess about what might possibly happen in the future, our imaginations can easily push us off the edge and into deep waters. Thoughts like these are so prevalent in modern society that psychologists have given them a name: awfulizing.<p>Cognitive psychologist Dr. Albert Ellis, the pioneer of …

Self-help

8 ways smart people act stupid

It’s good to be smart. After all, intelligent people earn more money, accumulate more wealth, and even live longer. On the surface, being smart looks …

Cancer and genetics: What's the connection?

Genes control the way cells work, and in particular how they grow and divide. When something goes wrong with one or more of the genes in a cell, …

No scrubs: how women had to fight to become doctors | Farrah Jarral

Margaret Ann Bulkley spent much of her life dressed as a man so that she could practice medicine – she was not the only one to go to such lengths. As the Medical Women’s Federation prepares to celebrate its centenary, one GP examines how much has changed<p>My idea of power dressing for success in the …

17 Signs You're Intelligent — Even If It Doesn't Feel Like It

Stupid people tend to overestimate their competence, while smart people tend to sell themselves short. As Shakespeare put it in "As You Like It": …

These Are The Best Office Colors for Working More Productively

The colors, patterns and even amount of sheen you use can affect your work.<p>Countless books have been written about how to boost your work productivity. But all along, you may have just needed a paint brush.<p>The environment you work in can have an incredible effect on your energy, creativity and …

15 signs you are smarter than average

A thought-provoking list was published by Business Insider that summarizes some science-based commonalities between smart people. Certainly, this is …

How to Make a Relationship Last: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

Love is wonderful, love is joy, love is the greatest thing in the world… Love is also an enormous pain in the ass. Marriage is hard work.<p>(Older …

Relationships

7 things you must do in Borneo

Impenetrable rainforests, rare wildlife and diverse culture – Borneo is perfect for adventure and nature lovers alike. Here’s what you need to do to …

11 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Neurosurgeon

There isn't always one "right answer" for how to treat a patient.<p><b>1. Neurosurgery is more art than science.</b> When I was in medical school, I understood everything in medicine as evidence-based. You have clinical trials, which you randomize, and you draw scientific conclusions. But in many cases, …

Science Finds An Interesting Link Between Anxiety And Intelligence

People who think too much may have little reason to worry. Recent studies have shown that there is a link between anxiety and intelligence and it is …

Here's What 20 Common Yoga Terms Mean

New to yoga? It can take a few sessions before you fully get the hang of the different poses, not to mention class etiquette. But if you don’t have a …

Yoga

How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

Mindfulness

The tragic fate of the people who stop sleeping

A handful of families are cursed with “fatal insomnia”, a cruel disease that leads to months of sleepless nights and terrible exhaustion. Will a controversial cure save their lives?<p>Silvano was on a cruise ship when the family curse struck. An elegant 53-year-old with striking red hair who enjoyed …

The Brain

20 habits to get mentally stronger

Everyone wants to start out 2016 strong, but it’s finishing strong that’s also important. Many resolutions and goals are never reached because we get …

11 simple tips for sleeping better when you don't have a lot of time to sleep

Some of the most successful business people not only work hard, but sleep less, too.<p>But it's not easy to function on just a few hours of sleep.<p>Online mattress and bedding company SleepyPeople.com tipped us on a list of sleep hacks it put together recently.<p>Follow these simple hacks and you'll have a …