Nicole Czelusta

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How Dealing With Depression Can Be the Key to Your Success

While mental illness carries a stigma, people who have come forward and talked about dealing with bipolar and depression have used it to fuel their businesses.<p>We are in the midst of a mental health crisis in our country, and unfortunately, there is still a stigma about mental illness.<p>While we can …

Mental Health

5 tips for dating an introvert, according to a psychologist who is one

Opposites attract, or at least they do for psychologist, author of <i>Introvert Power,</i> and self-proclaimed introvert Laurie Helgoe, PhD: Her husband of …

relationship

27 Stylish Mudrooms and Entries

If you're desiring an efficient space that can keep your home organized, see these mudrooms and transitional entries for inspiration.<p>Mudrooms can be key for keeping your home organized. With racks for shoes, hooks for jackets and catchall storage, they keep the rest of the house looking decluttered …

Interior Design

Warning: Do Not Mix These Supplements

Be cautious of these combos<p>Even the most common supplements can have surprising interactions with drugs and other supplements.<p>"Things that are …

Wellness

18 Of The Best French Pharmacy Products You Can Get On Amazon

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Skin Care

5 Golden Rules for Raising Mentally Strong Kids

Give your kids the skills they'll need to tackle life's toughest challenges head-on.<p>When my first book, <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?"<p>I was thrilled to learn …

Self-help

What Kind Of Parent Are You: Carpenter Or Gardener?

There are two kinds of parents in modern America, says Alison Gopnik in her recent book, The Gardener and the Carpenter.<p><b>About 'How To Raise A Human'</b><p>Does raising kids have to be stressful? Is it really dangerous for babies to sleep with mom? Do chores have to be a fight? Over the next month, NPR …

Parenting

Upgrade your shower with these 5 game-changing products

Are you ever mid-shower, look down at the products you’re using, and realize you’ve been robotically cleansing with the same stuff for years (if not …

Skin Care

'Skip time-outs' and 9 other parenting secrets to fixing your kids' bad behavior

During her time as a Girl Scout leader, an Odyssey of the Mind coach and a playground volunteer, Katherine Reynolds Lewis began noticing something …

An Esthetician Over 40 Shares the Skincare Tips She Actually Follows

Joanna Vargas has the magic touch—she's responsible for the red carpet glows of everyone from Debra Messing to Mindy Kaling to Jenna Dewan, using …

Skin Care

13 Bestselling Beauty Products That Will Change Your Routine Forever — All on Amazon

We are eternally on the hunt for products that will take our beauty routine to new heights. That's why we love trying new things from Amazon, because they often come with hundreds of customer reviews. You know it's a purchase you can feel good about after doing your research. We've rounded up the …

Skin Care

Both My Parents Knew They Would Die Before I Turned Nine

This is how they helped me prepare for life without them.<p>The movie theater was empty except for the two of us. As the credits rolled, we made the room into our playground: We danced in our seats, cut cartwheels down the aisles, and laughed until the lights turned on and the clean-up crew arrived.<p>I …

I Tried Taking CBD Oil For My Anxiety To See If It Made Me Calmer

When someone first suggested I take cannabidiol (CBD) to help me calm down, I flat-out refused. "I hate weed," I said firmly, recalling the last time …

5 Ways to Handle Disrespectful Behavior from Children

Whether your child rolls her eyes and says, "Whatever Mom!" when you tell her to start her homework or she pretends she can't hear you when you tell …

Parenting

Why it's not a good idea to tell people you’re so tired

We're tired of hearing people tell us how tired they are.<p>No matter the industry or profession, when you ask people how they're doing, many respond …

Bestsellers

Chronically Late People Aren't Trying to Annoy or Disrespect You. In Fact, It Has Nothing to Do with You

If you feel disrespected or taken for granted by the friend who's habitually late, don't. It has nothing to do with how they feel about you (and you're not going to change it).<p>Annoyed by that chronically late friend's inconsiderate behavior? From giving them an earlier time for arrival to making …

Self-help

America's Best All-Inclusive Resorts

“I just love having everything paid for up front,” says Renee Pagnani, who has vacationed at the same all-inclusive resort for six years in a row. …

Texas officials ignore dioxin spread in Houston waterways

HIGHLANDS, Texas (AP) — Evelyn and Jerome Matula were still polka-dancing newlyweds in 1950 when they spotted a half-finished cottage in the woods along the San Jacinto River east of Houston. It seemed idyllic, with panoramic views and a sandy path to the river, where their three children and later …

EPA

Redesigning Maternal Care: OB-GYNs Are Urged to See New Mothers Sooner and More Often

Doctors would see new mothers sooner and more frequently, and insurers would cover the increased visits, under sweeping new recommendations from the …

Why Did It Take So Long to Expose Hans Asperger's Nazi Ties?

Suspicions dogged the autism researcher for years, but they were largely unverifiable, until now.<p>At least no one ever put up a prominent statue to Hans Asperger, so we are spared the scene where they bring in the crane to drag another historical figure down from his pedestal. But essentially, that …

Autism

Just Because You Can't Stop Taking Antidepressants Doesn't Mean You're Addicted

Americans often talk about depending on antidepressants like it's the same thing as being addicted to drugs like coke. Here's why that's wrong.<p>"I try to get off them but can’t seem to do it, no matter how slowly I wean myself."<p>"I am having withdrawal symptoms of shaking, panic attacks, flulike …

Can Antibiotics Interfere With Antidepressants? Here Is How Taking Certain Antibiotics With SSRIs Can Have Serious Consequences

It's always tempting to skip over the part of a new patient form at the doctor's office where it asks you to list <i>all</i> the vitamins, prescribed …

6 Things I Wish I’d Known About Fatherhood When My Kids Were Still Young

Some advice from a dad who's been there.<p>Here’s the shocking thing about being a dad: One day, just when you’ve started to get good at the job, your …

A Dietitian Explains Exactly How the Keto Diet Can Be Highly Effective For Weight Loss

Going on the ketogenic diet can result in a wealth of benefits, including healthier blood sugar levels, more energy, and better muscle recovery. According to Molly Devine, RD, LDN, and advisor to Ketologic, "The ketogenic way of eating is a therapeutic diet for many people and can help reverse many …

Three of the best ways to read books to kids, backed by science

From timeless classics like <i>Goodnight Moon</i> to contemporary favorites like <i>Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus</i>, one of the best things that parents can do for their kids is cuddle up together with a book. It’s not just the one-on-one time that matters—story time helps develop children’s reading skills …

Kids

What Your Boss Doesn’t Want You To Know About Negotiation

<b>In Life, everything is a negotiation.</b><p>Your Job.<p>Your Bonus.<p>Your Promotion.<p>Your Project.<p>Your Deadline.<p>And the negotiation doesn’t stop when you get home …

Body Language

5 Psychological Principles for Maintaining a Happy Marriage

It all comes down to prioritizing the positive.<p>Marriage takes work. We know this, you know this, everyone knows this. But what many people don’t …

Happiness

Want to be healthy over 50? Get these tests, exams

<i>Are you between the ages of 50-60 and concerned about the tests and exams needed to maintain your health? Don’t know where to start? It's difficult to keep up with all the latest medical breakthroughs, but not knowing what's new or available could result in poor health decisions. Dr. Marie Savard,</i> …

Cancer

10 Little-Known Uses for Vicks VapoRub

While many medical treatments from the early 1900s have been vehemently debunked, a handful have managed to stand the test of time. At the top of …