Elisabeth Johnson

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Finding the Right Mental Health Professional for You

Finding a mental health professional is one of the most important steps in starting on the path toward a successful recovery. As hard as it might be …

10 Holiday Gifts to 'Adultify' Your Apartment

Have you ever been to a friend/significant other's place and thought that their bachelor/bachelorette pad seemed more like a dorm room? I know there is something to be said for frugality in these situations, but most of the time when I encounter said apartments, I think about how the person must be …

What To Wear To Every Fancy Winter Event

There's an unfortunate truth to holiday-party season — you can't wear the standout gold dress that fits you like a glove to <i>every</i> event. And if you're …

Clothing

10 Great Sites for Unique Holiday Gifts Under $25

Affordable gifts you'll actually be excited to give.<p>The good news: Many sites now make it easy to search for gifts under $25, so you can cover …

9 must-have gadgets for the techie on your gift list

Still shopping? If there's a techie in your life, we've got a few suggestions for holiday gifts. We've got plenty of gift ideas to keep everyone happy. Skip to gifts for: Kids, pets, cooks and the socially conscious as well as those who are into health & wellness, home décor and amazing …

The Bad Liar’s Guide to Pretending to Love a Terrible Gift

Fake it till you make it...back to the store to return it.<p>It's officially the holiday season, which means it's time to accept some terrible gifts from coworkers and second cousins and your not-so-great-at-gift-giving significant other. Don't get us wrong—it's always the thought that counts—but it …

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The Fashionista's Guide to Hacking Holiday Shopping

Must-know tips and tricks for holiday shopping survival from a street style star.<p>If you aren't in the mood to get jostled around in the midst of panicking last minute holiday shoppers battling over the last must-have gift of the season–rejoice! Here, Jamie Chung's foolproof ways to avoid the …

Shopping

14 Unique Last

Calling all holiday shoppers! We have a whole bunch of NEW products that just arrived in the Brit + Co Shop. You’ll find wall art, stylish accessories, online classes and more. Our New Arrivals collection is a great place to start if you need a few creative, last-minute Christmas gift ideas. Then …

3 Ways Highly-Sensitive People Can Feel Less Stress This Holiday Season

As a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP), I have always dreaded the holiday season. Shopping malls make me feel anxious, and I have often found myself sick over Christmas.<p>The holiday season should be one of joy, but the truth for many people is that it can be a time of stress. As a HSP I was taking on …

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas from Los Angeles Designers

Consumers will once again swarm the malls this December 24...desperate for last minute holiday gifts...while designers and artists offer original one-of-a-kind gifts for a fraction of the cost.<p>Here is a sampling of local jewelry and accessory designers located right here in LA. Go right to the …

Google Search results get Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa decorations in time for holidays

Google regularly celebrates holiday seasons by launching special little easter eggs, games and decorations across its services. This year, if it wasn’t for the Santa Tracker and Spin the Dreidel game, you’d think Google was under the impression it was Star Wars season. Turns out, that’s not the …

Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching — these are the dates you need to know

If you've put off buying presents for your loved ones this year, don't fret, <i>there is still time</i>. Put these dates on your calendar and start crossing some names off your list, stat.<p><b>Last day for standard shipping:</b> December 18 <b><br>Last day for two-day shipping (free with Prime):</b> December 22<b><br>Last day for</b> …

4 Ways to Deal With People Who Just Aren’t Very Nice

When you’re in the presence of a genuinely nice person, you know it. They seem easy to please, make you feel good about yourself, and always have a …

21 Ways To Completely Win At Dating

Play it cool, forget their name.

Here's a simple trick to make people like you in 2 seconds

<i>Quick: Smile! But not too broadly. Introduce yourself — but not so fast!</i> Time's up.<p>Fortunately, there's a simple psychological strategy for combatting the anxiety associated with meeting new people. The trick? Don't think of them as new.<p>Instead, you'll want to do what speaker and author Nicholas …

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12 Ways To Get Help When You Feel Completely Alone

You will never be weak for seeking out help.

Mental Health

If Christianity is Dying in America, Why?

Zack Hunt's interesting and important Huffington Post commentary on the demise of Christianity in America, evidenced in part by the low numbers of Millennials attending or affiliating with Christian churches, places much of the blame on the rise of the right-wing but also on the failure of …

5 Podcasts You Need In Your Life Right Now

Podcasts are magic. For one thing, if you have the right line-up of podcasts, your commute and menial tasks become appealing. You will find yourself …

Why You Feel Like Absolute Crap After Skipping Your Morning Coffee

Missing your mug can lead to some serious withdrawal symptoms<p>Coffee is magic. It energizes you and improves your memory, and has been linked to a slew of health benefits like lower blood pressure and cholestoral levels.<p>But miss one cup, and suddenly you feel like total crap.<p><b>Related</b>: The <i>Men’s Health</i> …

Wellness

Running Helped Me Cope With Depression, But Then I Got Injured

Running regularly gave me a sense of control. It became something I needed to do. But a sudden injury meant I temporarily lost both the ability to run and that crucial sense of control.<p>I wake to muted daylight, stubborn rays forcing their way through the curtains. My alarm, set to the tune of …

Atheist Santa Billboard Urging People to 'Skip Church' Causes Uproar

A billboard urging people to skip church on Christmas is causing a stir in a North Carolina town.<p>The sign was put up by the activist group American …

7 Famous Women You Never Knew Had Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety disorders are the most common kind of mental illnesses in the United States that affect over 40 million people.<p>Variations of anxiety …

hippocampus Archives - Page 5 of 55

Neuroscience NewsDecember 1, 2017<p>Contrary to a popular theory, researchers discover the brain remains connected during non-REM sleep. The study …

3 Spiritual Practices For Anxiety-Packed Moments

The author of Super Genes shares his insight on how to deal and decompress -- even during times of excruciating stress.<p>Modern life brings more stress than ever, and a natural reaction to stress is anxiety. It's a multidimensional response that originates, physically speaking, in the lower brain, …

Debunking common myths about healthcare consumerism

Consumers are taking an increasingly active role in healthcare decision making. What does that mean for payors and providers? We separate fact from …

Australia's gun-control solution

Reutres<p>A man and woman dressed in tactical gear — what police called " prepared " — shot and killed 14 people on Wednesday at a Southern California center for the mentally disabled.<p>This massacre comes just five days after three people died at a shooting that targeted a Planned Parenthood. And it …

Documentary Teaches Indian Police The Reality Of Reporting Rape

“The roots of patriarchy are so deep, that you cannot uproot them. So what do you have to do? Cut off its every branch.”<p>In India, the attitude that "it's better not to report rape" runs rampant.<p>But Indian filmmaker Vibha Bakshi decided to hold authorities accountable and empower victims. She …

How the Bangor Maine Police Department Changed the Rules for Facebook

How can a local police department in a town with 33,600 residents have 69,300 Facebook likes? I learned about the Bangor Maine Police Department Facebook page from a friend, not on my Facebook timeline but in actual conversation on our way to dinner. He recounted a post where an officer referred to …