Some argue that, far from motivating pro-social behaviours, empathy can push us towards inaction at best and racism and violence at worst Why do we flinch when we see someone hit their thumb with a hammer?
The plant is almost magical, advocates say, with a range of applications from paper to medicine. So why is it illegal to grow? Imagine a plant that cuts cholesterol, reduces our exposure to toxins, can
Mindfulness meditation has become a staple among successful people — and it's surprisingly easy to learn
Meditation provides all sorts of benefits, so it's no wonder that it's become a favorite habit of tons of successful people. But if you're not familiar with it, the concept can be confusing. Mindfulness
We all want to be more productive. After all, who wouldn't want to get more done than they thought possible? Unfortunately, productivity is and continues to be one of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs
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The facts don’t lie and the pro-marijuana people were right (sort of). A recent report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine found that there is no link between weed and lung
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As you pick up your prescription from the pharmacy, it usually comes with a lengthy explanation of doses, side effects and specific warnings about other drugs or food interactions. But how carefully do
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