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What Do Guardian Angels Look Like?

Guardian Angel Appearances<p>It’s encouraging to think about guardian angels who watch over you and the people you love. Yet it can be challenging to …

9 Questions Every Lasting Couple Can Answer—Can You?

If love is famously blind, how is one supposed to actually know with certainty that they've found The One? Love is a powerful emotion that can give …

How Habits Become Your Destiny

Habits are a part of everyone's life. We all have them, we all know of them, and most of us tend to complain about them. Yet not many of us take the …

The Simple Formula to Improving Your Performance (in Anything)

The formula for improved performance in any aspect of your life is actually quite simple.<p>We are all in search of secrets for the fountain of youth. Whether it's through the $3 billion cosmetic surgery industry, or through the $30 billion fitness industry, we are all seeking hacks that will give us …

Self-improvement

21 Things You Deserve In A Relationship

1. Someone who challenges you.<p>You deserve a partner who isn't afraid to disagree with you, have constructive conversations, and help you learn more about yourself every day.<p>2. And who isn't afraid to tell you when you're out of line.<p><i>Someone</i> has to call you out for it!<p>3. But who also doesn't try to …

Stop Procrastinating: 11 Books to Help You Achieve Your Goals

<b>So you want to change your life. Maybe it’s a big goal: To launch a new career, buy a house, move to a new city. Or perhaps it’s something more</b> …

Self-improvement

Having a furry companion can increase your wellness levels

Man’s best friend. So cliche, and yet so accurate.<p>Who could resist that face? Photo: Anita Peeples/Unsplash<p>Dogs are an integral subset of society, …

Pets

Almost two-thirds of children worry 'all the time'

<b>At nine, Tom was so worried about not being able to do his class work that he kept running out of the school gates.</b><p>More than once he tried to escape out of a first-floor window, convinced his teacher was criticising him.<p>He is not alone - research among 700 children aged 10 and 11 for the …

Mental Health

Studies Say You Can Improve Your Brain (and Become a Better Entrepreneur)

Researchers say the brain of an entrepreneur functions differently. Build on this outstanding functionality to become more nimble and, yes, smarter.<p>If you're an entrepreneur your brain is already wired differently. Research shows that founder entrepreneurs think differently when it comes to …

Humanity

Forget dating 'rules' — an expert explains all you need for a strong relationship

Author and relationship expert Susan Winter shared the only guidelines you should follow in order to create the relationship you want.

Relationships

Marijuana compound shows some potential for treating opioid addiction

A component of marijuana may help heroin users resist the urge to use the drug and alleviate withdrawal symptoms, but more research should be done in this area, according to a new review of previous research.<p>So far, research on these marijuana compounds, called cannabinoids, for treating opioid …

Cannabis

47 Things That Define True Love

Along with the new wrinkle on my forehead and the increasing severity of hangovers, getting older has also brought me something a lot more welcome — …

Relationships

We have a vaccine for six cancers, so why are less than half of kids getting it?

A vaccine can curb the risk of six HPV-related cancers, but adoption of them has been slow and surprisingly low<p>Early in our careers, few of us imagined a vaccine could one day prevent cancer. Now there is a vaccine that keeps the risk of developing six Human Papillomavirus (HPV)-related cancers at …

Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?

Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she tends to see setbacks as opportunities. She’s always engaged and is a source of calm to her colleagues. Her manager feels lucky to have such an easy direct …

Leadership

How to become a ‘clean thinker’ and get rid of middle-aged brain fog

I first noticed it on the school run. Every day, a teacher would be stationed outside the classroom door to shepherd the children into the arms of their waiting parents. But one day, as I was about to exchange our usual greeting, my face reddened. I couldn’t remember the teacher’s name.<p>So it came …

Cardiovascular System

MacTrast Deals: Softorino YouTube Converter: No Wi-Fi, No Problem

The Softorino YouTube Converter for Mac allows you to download and import YouTube videos directly into iTunes, your Mac, or iOS device for viewing …

Better Marijuana Stock to Buy: GW Pharmaceuticals or Insys Therapeutics?

Following last November's election, 28 states have legalized medical marijuana, and according to Gallup, Americans' attitude toward medical marijuana use has never been better. As a result, the use of medical marijuana is soaring. Tapping into that growth could bea big opportunity for drugmakers<b>GW</b> …

Biotechnology

Guided Meditation for Ending Toxic Relationships

This guided meditation is great for ending toxic relationships. The more you practice it, the more it will help break the unhealthy and negative …

Meditation

The Ridiculously Simple, Scientific Way To Test For Narcissism

People with narcissistic qualities usually know it, researchers have discovered.<p>Let’s get one thing straight: Some aspects of narcissism can be healthy. In fact, people we wouldn’t otherwise think to call narcissists share tendencies with people who basically scream it. That can make ID’ing a …

What Immediately Happens to Your Body When You Stop Smoking

Knowing the damage that smoking does to your body in the long term doesn’t make it any easier to quit, but there are surprisingly some immediate …

Health

We've Been Wrong About Where the Brain Processes Language for 141 Years

Where word salad is really made.<p>The map of where and how the brain processes speech has been modified again. Researchers from Northwestern University just published a paper in the journal <i>Brain</i> wherein they demonstrate that the famous Wernicke's area, thought to be the center of language …

Humanity

5 Mindful Attitudes That Will Help You Cope With Anxiety and Stress

Anxiety is a big problem for people in America. According to The Kim Foundation, approximately 40 million American adults ages 18 and older, or about …

Become A More Likable Version Of Yourself Thanks To These 3 Psychology Truths

For years, scientists believed that our brain functioned in a rational, logical way. However, as the world of cognitive heuristics began to be …

Self-help

Nurturing Positive Mental Health In Teens And Children

I am regularly talking to a widening circle of people about the importance of instilling positive mental health habits in children from a young age. …

Stress and Depression

Are you responding to threat too often or too sensitively? This can lead to depression. You can help yourself out of it.

Self-help

5 important things to do every day to improve your memory

Even with state-of-the-art technology at our fingertips, we still manage to forget things. Do these 5 things every day and your ability to remember …

Psychologists Explain Your Phone Anxiety (and How to Get Over It)

Sure, the voice-calling function on your phone may now be one of the least important things on there — somewhere behind texting, Google, Facebook, …

Psychology

Ibuprofen for people with back pain has no significant effect - new study

Common over-the-counter painkillers such as ibuprofen makes hardly any difference for people suffering from back pain, scientists have said.<p>A new study found that only one in six patients treated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, known as NSAIDs, achieve any significant reduction in …

Biomedicine

5 ways that working out regularly will majorly rev up your sex life

Whether you’re looking for ways to boost a stagnant sex drive or to simply add fuel to an already fiery routine, prioritizing workouts may be the way …

Yoga