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12 Things to Do When You Know Someone You Love Isn't 'Fine'

Although no one is immune from mental health issues, it can be hard to admit when life isn’t all rainbows and unicorns. So, if your bullshit detector …

Mental Health

10 trucos para quitar las manchas de sudor fácilmente

¿No eres capaz de <b>quitar las manchas de sudor</b> de tu camisa o camiseta favorita? Presta atención a estos trucos para eliminarlas fácilmente y sin …

Catholic League insists that it's only rape when priests "penetrate" children

Bill Donohue, the president of the ultra-conservative Catholic League, has called the Pennsylvania Supreme Court's report on the official coverups of …

Christianity

If you want to have a good time, ask a Buddhist | Oliver Burkeman

What with positive emotions being, shall we say, thin on the ground these days – in public life, anyway – I was pleased to encounter this wise insight into how to generate more of them, courtesy of the German-born Buddhist nun Ayya Khema: “We may believe that it’s the quality of the sunset that …

Meditation

Feeling Numb in Your Feet? You May Be Low in B12

Vitamin B12 deficiency may seem like a oddly specific problem to be concerned about. But as it turns out, being low in vitamin B12 is a much more …

Everyone's Doing The Best That They Can

<b>“All I know is that my life is better when I assume that people are doing their best. It keeps me out of judgment and lets me focus on what is, and</b> …

Self-Acceptance

Fire season takes mental toll on Okanagan residents - Kelowna Capital News

The sky clouded in smoke, home evacuation alerts, dreading a forecast of lightning—this is what an Okanagan summer has evolved into.<p>Since the …

Mental Health

How To: Everything You Need to Know About iOS 12's New Battery Stats for Your iPhone

With iOS 12, Apple is making up for mistakes from the past, with iPhone batteries being no exception. The new update builds upon both battery health …

Batteries

The neuroscience of pessimism: Why some people always focus on the negative

Are you a glass half full or a glass half empty kind of person? Some people seem to inherently focus on the negative when faced with a …

Neuroscience

What Helps When You’re Suicidal - From Those Who Have Been There

Real-world advice if you're experiencing suicidal thoughts - or supporting someone who is.<p>New Zealand has the highest youth suicide rate in the OECD. This week, VICE spoke to three young women who survived suicidal ideation about their experiences, what being suicidal was like, how they managed to …

Mental Health

New blaze near Summerland highly visible - Kelowna Capital News

Kelowna Opera re-imagines the opera classic for their summer performance<p>An accident on Highway 33 occurred Friday night<p>Canadian Armed Troops in …

General Hospital

How I Succeed as a Lifeguard with Panic Disorder

<i>SwimSwam welcomes reader submissions about all topics aquatic, and if it’s well-written and well-thought, we might just post it under our “Shouts</i> …

Depression

Why Stress Makes It Harder To Figure Out What You're Feeling

As many of us know too well, stress can seriously affect how accurately we perceive the world. And this in turn can affect our ability to make wise decisions based on information we take in. But according to a new study in the <i>Journal of Personality and Social Psychology,</i> stress may also affect …

Psychology

Is This an Anxiety Attack? | Ask the Therapist

From a teen in the U.S.: Whenever I see or think about something that makes me stressed, my heart starts racing and I often start hyperventilating. …

How Do I Get My Body To Stop Freaking Out When My Mind Does?

Physical effects of anxiety are a normal part of being human, but there are ways to deal.<p><i>Send a note to tonic@vice.com describing what makes you anxious and we'll see if we can't get you some sound advice.</i><p><b>When I get anxious about something, it doesn't just stay in my mind, it takes over my whole</b> …

Heart Rates

Ultra-efficient homes come at a cost — and now there's a way to measure their value

A two-storey, metal-sided house stands out among the stucco bungalows on Kylemore Avenue.<p>Its red metal roof, deep-set windows in 18-inch-thick walls, …

Energy Efficiency

People with depression more likely to develop dementia: study

People with depression are more likely to develop dementia as it speeds up brain aging.<p>Experts made the claim, published in the journal Psychological …

Top 10 Foods With More Protein Than An Egg, According To A Nutritionist

Eggs are the poster child for protein—you need only watch Sylvester Stallone chugging raw eggs as Rocky Balboa for proof. And the reputation is …

Nutrition

The (super enjoyable) Japanese secret to becoming a morning person

In an ideal world, your morning routine would <i>always</i> set you up for a kickass day ahead. But if you’ve got a packed to-do list, it’s all too easy for …

I'm A Doctor — Here's How I Reversed My Fatty Liver & Acid Reflux With Integrative Medicine

<i>Here at mbg, we love natural medicine. But we also greatly respect modern, conventional medicine and the many, many lives it saves every single day.</i> …

Toxins

After Getting Up at 5 am Every Day for a Month I'm Less Stressed, More Productive and Generally Happier

You get a lot more done in the morning and waste a lot less time at night fretting about how much you have to do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I recently committed to waking up at 5:00 a.m. each day for a month. We read all of these articles about people claiming …

Time Management

57 Funny Jokes for Kids (And Adults Who Like Dumb Jokes)

You can never have too many knee-slappers in your repertoire of bad puns.<p>Question: A pun, a riddle, and a knock-knock joke walk into a, umm, room …

Jokes

How to copy a discontinued iOS app to another iOS device

Apps come and apps go, and sometimes we rely on an app that’s been pulled from the App Store. When the inevitable time comes to switch to a new …

Apps

45+ Surprising Hidden Messages People Didn’t Expect To Find On Everyday Products

The Business of making money is a serious pursuit, with things like cash flow, capital, assets, and profitabilty extremely important yet also pretty …

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Why mosquitoes bite some people more than others

Surprisingly few of the more than 3,000 mosquito species actually specialise in biting humans. Instead, most are opportunistic feeders – feeding when …

Biology

Zero Breeze is the World’s Coolest Portable Air Conditioner

Camping can be an absolute blast, but it can also be an absolute nightmare when the weather is hot and muggy. Well, now you can kiss that nightmare …

Portable

6 Plants That Naturally Repel Mosquitoes

I live in a one-bedroom "garden" apartment, which means that I get to have my own front door, porch, and small strip of flower bed. The only …

Plants

The Most Important Question The Interviewer Will Ever Ask You

Job seekers have a great advantage in the employment market today. The tide has turned from the Great Recession and the subsequent rise in unemployment which resulted. Today the economy is doing well and unemployment is way down. This is your time! If you have been stuck in a job that no longer …

Employment