Liz Damaske

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Why won’t hospitals let patients sleep?

It’s a common complaint — if you spend a night in the hospital, you probably won’t get much sleep.<p>There’s the noise. There’s the bright fluorescent …

15 Hilarious And Brutally Honest Answers From Siri That You Can Ask Her Yourself

Siri is the personal assistant available to users of the iPhone and other Apple products. And unlike your personal assistant, it’s not afraid to be …

Semicolon Tattoos Offer A Sense Of Unity And Hope To Those Affected By Mental Health Problems

Semicolon tattoos are becoming increasingly popular - and while you might initially think it's some kind of "hipster" fashion statement, in reality …

Mental Health

Netflix brings the heat with 'Dragons: Race to the Edge' trailer

Dragons are sweeping through Netflix — and if the first trailer for <i>Dragons: Race to the Edge</i> is any indication, it's going to be quite the ride.<p><i>Race</i> …

TV

What time does Game of Thrones season 6 start on Monday? Plus Arya's big conflict

When will Game of Thrones season 6 begin?<p>Game of Thrones returned on Monday April 25, 2016: Sky Atlantic showed the premiere at 2am GMT (as a simulcast with HBO). The first episode of the new series, The Red Woman, will be show again at 9pm.<p><i>Contains possible TV and book spoilers</i><p>Arya will face a …

TV Series

Shift work may have negative impact on long-term health

It's safe to say Una Ferguson is a night person. For nearly 50 years, the Ottawa-based nurse has worked the overnight shift, taking care of patients and dealing with medical emergencies while most everyone else was asleep.<p>When her children were small, working nights enabled Ferguson to see the kids …

The Top 10 Most Gruesome Game of Thrones Moments – So Far

<i>Game of Thrones</i> has cemented its status as one of the most shockingly brutal television series of all time, but just like a bunch of rubberneckers …

24 Of The Most Chicago Things To Ever Happen

All hail the Windy City.

Neuroscience Shows Why You Can't Spot Liars

A short time after <i>The Truth About Lies in the Workplace</i> was published, I received this email:<p>I had just begun reading your book, and had gotten to the part about body language signs that point to someone who is lying when I was confronted with a real life situation. A parcel (that was meant to be …

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Morning People Vs. Night Owls: 9 Insights Backed By Science

Night owls are drunker, smarter, and get more booty–but morning types may be happier.<p>Chances are you already know whether you’re a morning person or a night person (and if you don’t, just ask your significant other). What you might not know is that social scientists use pretty specific—and, by …

Psychology

Your Brain On: No Sleep

You feel it the moment your alarm goes off—that soggy, sickly sensation of having slept all wrong. You pour OJ on your cereal and get 10 steps out of …

The Brain

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

How Hypnosis Helped Lift My Depression

It was just after Sept. 11, 2001, and Steven Billing was coming undone from living with depression. He was severely depressed after a breakup, and …

Hypnotherapy

The Best Destinations for Solo Travelers

Our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.<p>As great as traveling with companions can be, sometimes it's even better to get out there and discover yourself. If you're plotting your next adventure stag, here are our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.

Magic Microwave Cookies

Are the chocolate chip cookie cravings setting in? Instead of rushing out to the bakery and buying a dozen, you can make your own in just under 2 …

How to Make an Oil Reed Diffuser (so your House Smells in a Good Way)

<i>As satisfying as a well-written recipe, a smart and thoughtful DIY is our kind of lunch break reading. Bonus points if it's an easy project AND teaches us how to make something beautiful.</i><p><i>Today: Scent your home in a natural, inexpensive way—and with whatever fragrance you like (sorry, cucumber</i> …