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Emotions Directly Influence Learning and Memory Processes

<b>A groundbreaking new study at the University of Haifa has found for the first time that emotions are not only the product of the processing of</b> …

PBS LearningMedia Provides Some Great Educational Resources for Teachers

August, 2015<br>PBS LearningMedia is provides teachers with a variety of educational resources and professional development opportunities to help enhance …

The pros and cons of drinking protein shakes after a workout

What's the first thing you do immediately after a workout? Saunter up to the juice bar and crush a protein shake, right? You may want to reconsider.<p>Registered dietitian, exercise physiologist, and host of SiriusXM's Doctor Radio, Samantha Heller, breaks down the best times to reach for the the …

8 Ways To Raise Calm, Happy Kids + Boost Their Social Skills

As a therapist and child development expert for over 20 years, I've learned a lot about the powerful of mindfulness.<p>Sure, children are born with …

Middle School

What will happen to your mortgage repayments when interest rates rise?

Find out what will happen to monthly outgoings if interest rates rise by 0.5 percentage points a year<p>The prospect of an interest rate rise is upon us.<p>The Bank of England took the drastic step of lowering the base rate to 0.5pc in March 2009, and it has remained there ever since.<p>That has afforded …

What A Half-A-Trillion Dollar Money Manager Says About China

Scotland based Aberdeen Asset Management has its hands in everything. It’s one of the biggest investment companies in the world, with a whopping $480 billion under management. And, they’re not afraid of China.<p>“There is a huge amount of investor interest in China as it has emerged as a key driver …

Stock Markets

The Hidden Truths About Introverts That Every Leader Should Know

The common belief about personality and leadership is that strong leaders are extroverts, that they can walk into any room and immediately attract a crowd; start spewing out platitudes about the latest ice-cream flavor and sports highlights and immediately spark new friendships—and sweet tooths (I …

Here's what the maximum amount of sugar you should be eating in a day looks like

Sugar: Love it, hate it, but you certainly can't ignore it.<p>The FDA recently proposed that nutrition labels on foods be required to list the amount of added sugar as a percentage of the recommended maximum daily intake, or about 50 grams of sugar.<p>Since "50 grams" isn't exactly easy to picture, we …

Diet Soda

This Breathing Exercise Can Help You Stay Focused At Work

Think you know how to breathe? Think again. Here’s a method to help you keep calm and carry on.<p>What if there were something you could do right this minute to improve how engaged, productive, and creative you are at work? As it turns out, there is, and you’re already doing it—breathing.<p>Breathing …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>Mothers <i>usually</i> know best. But according to a new study from Plymouth University, moms—and dads—might not be the best judge when it comes to their own children's happiness.<p>The research, which was published in the <i>Journal of Experimental Child Psychology</i>, showed that parents with kids aged …

Teens

The Perfect Storm: Real Love Is The Combination Of Timing And Chemistry

Love itself isn't complex; people are complex. And people manage to complicate even the simplest things.<p>Love isn't a difficult concept to understand …

People Born Early May Have These Personality Traits in Common

Adults who were severely underweight at birth or who were born very prematurely may be more likely to be introverted, neurotic and afraid to take …

3 Bulletproof Reasons Why Happiness Is More Important Than Success

<b>Reason #1: Success Won’t Do You Any Good If You Are Not Happy</b><p>Drug addiction. Alcoholism. Inappropriate, violent, and bizarre behavior. Negative …

What a can of Coca-Cola REALLY does to your body: Infographic reveals the effects the fizzy drink has in just an hour... from a 20-minute blood sugar spike to the 'crash'

Have you ever wondered what happens to your body after you drink a can of your favourite fizzy drink?<p>A new infographic has revealed the reaction you …

An Expert That Correctly Called The Last Two Stock Market Crashes Is Now Predicting Another One

What I am about to share with you is quite stunning. A well-respected financial expert that correctly predicted the last two stock market crashes is …

The secret to getting ahead at work? Get a work spouse

“Can I spend my life alone and still be happy?” That’s the provocative question Kate Bolick asks in her new book, <i>Spinster,</i> an ode to being single. …

Forget the flash cards and learning apps! Child development expert urges return to . . . intuition | The Star

<b>What is whole-brain learning?</b><p>It means that multiple parts of the brain are activated while the child is having a new experience. So one approach to …

Parenting

Why Your Time in the Shower Is Vital to the Rest of Your Day

The next time you're in the shower, notice where your mind goes. Like any routine activity—washing the dishes, mowing the lawn, driving, brushing our …

How to make more money while working less

That was my belief, too, until I started surrounding myself with successful entrepreneurs who have put systems in place so their businesses will thrive with or without them.<p><i>Related: Time Management Is Really Life Management</i><p>In an episode of my podcast, The Mentee, I spoke with Keefe Duterte, who …

Entrepreneurship

6 Reasons Introverts Make the Best Employees

Despite what many believe, introverts are not shy, weird nerds. Introverted people can be found across a range of professions, making ample …

Sleep Sharpens Our Ability To Recall Memories And Information, Study Finds

Last-minute swotting for an exam before going to bed might be a good tactic for students, according to new research on the benefits of "sleeping on …

How to Train your Brain to keep you healthy and happy

<b>Your brain is the only thing that can keep you healthy and happy…</b><p>When you are unhappy what do you do? Do you go out for a meal? Go to the cinema? The …

Forget about 'beats' and 'misses' when it comes to quarterly earnings

Translation? The Democratic Party's front-running presidential candidate is taking aim at Wall Street - sort of.<p>Clinton is no Bernie Sanders, or Elizabeth Warren for that matter. For some she is, in fact, just a little too close to the money men. So perhaps unsurprisingly, instead of offering a …

Myers, Briggs, and the World's Most Popular Personality Test

<i>From corporate offices to Internet dating sites, Americans lean on personality tests to make their toughest decisions. But do the results really mean</i> …

MORGAN STANLEY: These are the 15 best stocks for the next 12 months

"Put simply, these 15 ideas represent our analysts' highest-conviction stock ideas for outperformance over the next 12 months," the analysts said. "We sought ideas that offer the best combination of differentiated research, favorable risk-reward profiles, and clear catalysts."<p>The picks consist of …

Ticker

Helicopter Parenting is Mandatory Now

“Helicopter parenting” is <i>mandated by law</i> now. If you don’t hover over your children every moment they’re in public, you might be targeted by some …

This Is the Top Predictor of Success in Life

Increase self control to increase success<p>Self control predicts success even better than IQ.<p>From Charles Duhigg’s excellent book The Power of Habit: …

Self Control

How successful leaders should communicate, according to science

<i>This article is published in collaboration with The Conversation.</i><p>When people talk about successful leaders they often focus on the personal and …