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The Most Problematic Issue With Bipolar Disorder

I believe the most problematic issue with this illness is that no one realizes you’re sick.<p>The official definition for bipolar disorder – a …

Mental Health

11 physical signs that your body is under too much stress

Stress is pretty unavoidable these days. Just turn on the TV, check your voicemail, or take a gander at your inbox and you'll likely be met with all <i>sorts</i> of stressors.<p>They can get to you mentally, for sure. But too much stress can also affect your body in the form of annoying (and sometimes kinda …

Dental Care

Kaine: Some in FBI 'actively working' to help Trump

<b>Sarasota, Florida (CNN) —</b> Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine suggested Saturday that people within the FBI are "actively working" to help Donald Trump's campaign, his most provocative comments since FBI Director James Comey told Congress the bureau was reviewing emails potentially related to Hillary Clinton's …

The 27 Worst Kinds Of Texters

They’re the reason you want to throw your phone at the wall<p>In a new study from Binghamton University, people found one-word text messages with periods like “Okay.” and “Sure.” to be less sincere than one-word responses without punctuation.<p>The study confirms what we’ve been saying for years: Periods …

10 Troubling Habits Of Chronically Unhappy People

Happiness comes in so many different forms that it can be hard to define. Unhappiness, on the other hand, is easy to identify; you know it when you see it, and you definitely know when it’s taken ahold of you.<p>Unhappiness is lethal to everyone around you, just like second-hand smoke. The famous …

RANKED: The 10 worst movies to win the best picture Oscar — and what should have won

But the Academy voters don't always get it right. Tucked away in the 89 years of Oscar ceremonies are best picture winners that quickly vanish from the zeitgeist, never to be heard from again. That's often because they weren't as good as originally thought.<p>Here we look back on the 10 most …

Paramount Pictures

Top 10 Most Popular Torrent Sites of 2015 (By TorrentFreak) [Video HD]

How the new Quentin Tarantino movie leaked online before it's even out in the cinema

It's not the only blockbuster to make its way online recently. "Creed," "The Revenant," "Steve Jobs," "Legend," and "Joy" have all popped up on piracy sites, according to a round-up by torrent news site TorrentFreak, with one piracy group promising dozens more in the weeks ahead.<p>So what's the …

Golden Globes

You Should Know How The Male Brain Reacts To Handling A Gun

The evolutionary psychology of mass shootings.<p>Men commit over 85% of all homicides, 91% of all same-sex homicides and 97% of all same-sex homicides in which the victim and killer aren’t related to each other.<p>These startling statistics are driven home with each new mass shooting (though the most …

Psychology

Better sleep may be the key to treating depression, anxiety and schizophrenia

We are only beginning to unravel the genetic and biochemical basis of mental illness—a vague term including conditions as diverse as anxiety, depression, and mood and psychotic disorders. With millions of people suffering from such conditions, it is crucial that we find ways to improve diagnosis …

16 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us.<p>To help you get into your interviewer's head and learn what they want to see in a candidate, we rounded up a list of science-backed strategies to make yourself seem more likable, …

Employment

Bad posture? It may be in your head

Posture is not a rigid concept. It represents something more fluid with considerable range for change. Despite this, it is often oversimplified, rightly or wrongly, as being “good” or “bad”.<p>Your posture is affected by many aspects of your daily life, including physical and psychological factors. …

Ergonomics

People Who Order Coffee Black Are More Likely To Be Psychopaths

👀 ☕️<p>Dating someone new? Interviewing for a job? No matter your circumstances, it may be time to start paying attention to how the people around you order their coffee.<p>A just-in-time-for-Halloween study published in the journal Appetite revealed that people who like their coffee black are more …

7 gaffes that helped doom Scott Walker

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's dramatic fall from the very top of the 2016 Republican primary field was due, in part, to a series of painful verbal stumbles along the way. Here are the top seven gaffes that helped sink Walker fast.<p><b>1. Mazel tov</b><br>In December, a letter surfaced where Walker had made an …

Who killed the 20th century’s greatest spy? | Simon Parkin

Photograph: Anonymous/AP<p>President Nasser of Egypt (left), shakes hands with Ashraf Marwan (right), during Marwan’s wedding to Nasser’s daughter, Mona (centre), on 7 July 1966.<p>84<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/b947e8b46f206677d9d9435f9eeb33bb6284921a/0_171_3000_1797/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Murdo Macleod for …