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4 expert-recommended, introvert-approved tips for making friends when you hate meeting new people

They can also be difficult to make, particularly if you’re an introvert (like me!). If the thought of putting yourself out there to find a new friend …

Personality

The Manscaping Guide to Healthy, Well-Groomed Pubic Hair

Before you start grooming, wash your hands and sanitize your tools. You might also want to take a quick warm bath or shower first to soften the …

Hair

What Your Personality Says About Your Sex Life

Extroverts tend to have more sex than everyone else.<p>How often do you have sex? How sexually satisfied are you? Have you ever cheated? It turns out that scientists may be able to predict your answers to these and many other questions about your sex life based on a simple personality inventory. …

Psychology

How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card

Getting a medical marijuana card is easier than ever now that medicinal marijuana is legal in a majority of U.S. states. What's more, 64% of …

Cannabis

Pot Sales Are Now Legal In Massachusetts – So Why Can’t Anyone Buy It?

On Sunday, Massachusetts became the seventh state in the nation – and the first east of the Rocky Mountains – where adults can legally purchase …

Cannabis

What does HPV look like in your mouth?

Human papillomavirus is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Out of the more than 100 different types of the virus, …

Public Health

20+ Rare Vintage Photos Of Grocery Stores That May Surprise You

Have you ever walked through the grocery store aisles and spotted someone who looked like they just rolled out of bed? I mean literally in their …

rarevintagephotos

Drug that stops progression of Parkinson's disease heads for human trials

An exciting experimental drug developed by scientists at Johns Hopkins Medicine has been found to stop the progression of Parkinson's disease in live …

Dementia

Read 'The Cabin At The End Of The World' And You Won't Sleep For A Week

The worst kind of horror plays for shock — for extremes of blood and gore and screaming nonsense. It is instantly recognizable for existing in a universe too far gone from our own to truly haunt anyone still tethered to the everyday.<p>The best kind of horror is soft. Quiet. Almost gentle in its …

Books

Practically Everyone in the World Will See the Longest Eclipse of the Century on July 27. Here's What to Know

The longest total lunar eclipse of the century is set to dazzle most of the world, except the U.S., just shy of a year after the 2017 solar eclipse …

outerspace

Physical Attraction Can Be Explained by More Than Just Evolution

A recent study sparks new debate about an age-old question.<p>Scientists still haven’t figured out exactly why humans are attracted to each other. …

Biology

Friends, co-workers shocked by arrest of ‘kindhearted’ nurse charged with murdering babies

A British nurse was arrested Tuesday for allegedly murdering eight newborns and trying to kill six others in a UK hospital’s neonatal unit, officials …

Crime

A Neuroscientist Explains How Caffeine and Nicotine Are Linked to Anxiety

It might be time to find a new vice.<p>People often feel more anxious (or worse) after indulging in the things many associate with feeling better — like …

Nicotine

The Only Italian Pasta Salad Recipe You Need This Summer

Is there a more quintessential summer side dish than pasta salad? This cool salad keeps well for picnics and potlucks, you can make a big batch to …

Recipes

Study finds serotonin enhances learning speed, sheds light on SSRIs

A study recently published in the journal <i>Nature Communications</i> reveals that serotonin enhances the speed of learning…at least in the mice that were …

Neuroscience

Does Marijuana Increase Sexual Appetite?

There is some controversy over whether marijuana actually increases sexual appetite. Some believe the herb puts them deeper in the moment and allows …

Cannabis

Recreational marijuana now legal in Vermont

BURLINGTON, Vt. — As of Sunday, recreational use of marijuana is legal in Vermont — within boundaries of some clear and not-so-clear rules.<p>Vermont becomes the ninth state to legalize marijuana and the first state to do so through its state legislature. Gov. Phil Scott signed the law in January with …

Cannabis

What Is CBD? What to Know Now About This Cannabis Product

Cannabidiol, commonly called CBD, holds the promise of relieving a long list of ailments, from pain to epilepsy to multiple sclerosis. While this …

Cannabis

Cannabis is beneficial for some conditions, Chief Medical Officer concludes

Cannabis moved a step closer to being legalised for medicinal use after the Chief Medical Officer concluded there was ‘conclusive evidence’ it was beneficial for some conditions.<p>Dame Sally Davies, the Chief Medical Officer for England, said it was now difficult to defend the retention of cannabis …

Cannabis

Female Nipples Call Long-Standing Evolutionary Biology Theory Into Question

Variations in nipple size are perplexing scientists.<p>Evolutionary biologists think a lot about nipples, but they also find them perplexing. Why are …

Biology

7 Signs That Your Relationship Is Plagued By Depression

The term “depression” shouldn’t be taken lightly.<p>A lot of people are being forced to keep with mental illnesses even though they can be perfectly …

Depression

We Blind Tasted 6 Boxed Brownie Mixes and This Was the Unanimous Winner

Have you walked down the baking aisle lately? Between the bags of flour, bottles of extracts, and tubes of icing, there is an unavoidable wall of …

Dessert

The 3 most common sex and relationship problems, according to a marriage counselor

Courtesy of Rachel Sussman<p><b>Marriage and relationships can be challenging.</b>• <b><br>New York City-based marriage counselor Rachel Sussman shared three compelling</b> …

Marriage

The 15 Best Healthy Late-Night Snacks

It’s well after dark and your stomach is rumbling.<p>The challenge is figuring out what you can eat that’s quick, tasty and won’t cause you to pack on …

Nutrition

“My marriage is almost happy, but passionless. Should I leave him?”

<i>This story is part of a series called Craigslist Confessional. Writer Helena Bala started meeting people via Craigslist in 2014 and has been documenting their stories ever since. Each story is written as it was told to her. Bala says that by listening to their stories, she hopes to bear witness to</i> …

Relationships

50 Beautiful Before & Afters

1 of 52<p>Open Living Room: Before<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 52<p>Open Living Room: After<p>3 of 52<p>Scenic Living Space: Before<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 52<p>Scenic Living Space: …

Living Rooms

Keep These Items out of Your Carry-On Bag

Whether you're traveling domestically or abroad, bringing a bag on the plane can help you keep your important documents, breakable items, and …

Flying

Brain tingling sensation 'ASMR' may benefit health

Autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) describes the pleasurable tingling sensation that some people experience in response to stimulating …

Neurology

What happened when I told my boss I had depression

My name is Annabel and I’m a depressive. That statement shouldn’t feel shame-ridden, but to me, it does. It should be as simple as explaining that I have diabetes, but to me, it’s not. Having to email my boss and tell him that I couldn’t come into work because I was depressed was agonising. I must …

Mental Health

Is Pot Making You Insane?

New research lends some credence to the scatterbrained stoner stereotype<p>You might want to put down your bong before you forget how to fire it up: Heavy marijuana use can mess with your brain, finds a new study from Spain.<p>Researchers used word tests to assess the memory recall of regular …

Cannabis