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Ancient Dragon Routes to become Serbia’s new cultural trail for travellers

Long before Game of Thrones, Serbia’s rich tradition of medieval folk tales and epic poems revolved around dragons. Thanks to a project called the Cluster of Cultural Routes, this fascinating heritage will finally become the basis of a tourist trail that will link major historic sites around the …

European Travel

The Louvre's Glass Pyramid, Gone!

Artist JR is back at it again with the large scale optical illusions.<p>The Louvre's massive glass pyramid, designed by Chinese architect I.M. Pei and installed in 1988, has disappeared. In its stead, a shard of the famous Paris art museum has been drained of color, as if the translucent panes have …

'Hi, Anxiety': Women hide their mental illness out of shame, says author

Kat Kinsman’s anxiety began in kindergarten with upset stomachs and a nervous habit of picking at her thumb until it bled.<p>By 14, depression set in after being bullied, and her symptoms became so severe, she stopped going to school. Her parents finally took her to a psychiatrist.<p>But just as …

Depression

11 Books That Kept Us Up at Night

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Woman Shares Her Battle With Fatal Form Of Scleroderma

Nick Cannon Looks Back On His 'Super Scary' Lupus Diagnosis

The comedian has since made a few life changes and feels healthier than ever.<p>Nick Cannon didn't know anything about lupus nephritis when he was first diagnosed in 2012, so hearing that some of his other health complications were the result of the autoimmune disease came as a surprise.<p>It was only …

What Selena Gomez's Lupus Can Teach Us About Chemo

Last fall, actress and singer Selena Gomez made a surprising announcement: Not only had she been battling lupus, a chronic autoimmune condition that …

Cancer

Why Selena Gomez Doesn't Want to Discuss Her Battle With Lupus or Time in Rehab

Image<p><b>Selena Gomez</b> was, yet again, forced to discuss her emotional, difficult past.<p><i>GQ</i> asked the singer about her lupus diagnosis, rehab and other harsh realities she’s dealt with in recent years. The "Same Old Love" singer quickly shut down the idea, and the magazine said she looked “frustrated” …

Lupus

8 facts you need to know about lupus — and how you can help

Imagine if, one day, your body decided to turn on itself. Instead of keeping you healthy and fighting against infections, it started attacking …

Lupus

Real Housewives of New York City's Jules Wainstein Opens Up About Struggling with Anorexia That Got Her Down to Just 80 Lbs.: 'It Consumed My Entire Life'

Julianne “Jules” Wainstein thinks “secrets keep you sick,” which is why she didn’t hold back when discussing her eating disorder on Bravo’s <i>The Real</i> …

Mental Health Awareness Week 2016: As my weight disappeared, so did my friends – what anorexia stole from my life

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week (May 16-22) and this year’s theme is relationships.<p>The annual event is organised by the Mental Health Foundation.<p>I …

Pastor Mark Driscoll to Young Woman: Your Anorexia Was Caused By the Devil

May 18, 2016 by Hemant Mehta<p><b>Pastor Mark Driscoll</b> is back to his old tricks, saying indefensible things that any decent person ought to reject.<p>The …

Anorexia

Treating Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is typically a lifelong illness with episodes (especially if untreated) that are highly variable and unique to each individual. …

Anxiety Attacks and Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety attacks are fairly common in people who have bipolar disorder. In fact, researchers involved with STEP-BD -- the largest treatment study of …

Gals! Drive away creepy dudes with dirty socks, condoms, and the Pixie Cut of Doom

Hideous lady monster, totally Would Not Bang<b>F</b>amously lady hating garbage site Return of Kings has published another one of their helpful posts …

The Cost of Getting a Pixie Cut

Not just today, but for all the cuts to come.<p>So I’m going to be honest with you and admit that 90 percent of this post is to show off my hair, which …

Money

Why I'm Coming Out as Bipolar

Tales of a Serial Entrepreneur<p>My therapist thinks I'm crazy for writing publicly that I'm bipolar. Well, she thinks I'm crazy in general, but then again, that's why I see her. Everyone, though, is crazy in their own way. In fact, it's perfectly normal to be crazy. The only question is what form …

A former FBI hostage negotiator explains the psychology of negotiating using the example of a $3.50 mug

Take the same person, change one or two variables, and $100 can be a glorious victory or a vicious insult.<p>Recognizing this phenomenon lets you bend reality from insult to victory.<p>Let me give you an example. I have this coffee mug, red and white with the Swiss flag. No chips, but used. What would …

Why we can't tickle ourselves

Some of us are more ticklish than others, but nearly everyone is unable to tickle themselves. The answer is tied to how we see and how we perceive …

University College London

Mother has rare brain disorder which causes her to STRIP down to her underwear in public

Mother, 42, has rare brain disorder which causes her to STRIP down to her underwear in public - and says condition is 'ruining her life'<p><b>Leanne Lyon</b> …

Antibiotics Hurt Memory And Slow Brain Cell Growth - PsyBlog

262 million prescriptions are written for antibiotics in one year in the US alone.<p>Antibiotics that are strong enough to kill the gut bacteria also …

Medicine

Swapping LSD for Coffee at Work Is Probably a Bad Idea

The focus of countless trend pieces, LSD ‘microdosing’ has been declared Silicon Valley’s favorite upper.<p>What if there was a psychoactive drug you …

8 Great Tricks For Reading People's Body Language

Body language provides an amazing amount of information on what other people are thinking <i>if</i> you know what to look for. And who hasn't wanted to read people's minds at some point?<p>You already pick up on more body language cues than you're consciously aware of. UCLA research has shown that only 7% of …

Ten signs you're burning out (and how to stop it)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

Why do Indians have so little sex?

Photo: iStock<p>By no means is this intended to be an authoritative treatise on Indian sexuality. Just a piece stoked by the personal interest of a man …

5 psychological tips for reading people more accurately

Silence of the Lambs: Jodie Foster reveals she and Anthony Hopkins were 'really scared' of each other

Jodie Foster really abided by the silence part of <i>The Silence of the Lambs</i>.<p>Both she and costar Anthony Hopkins won Oscars for their performances in …

Aerosmith Deny That They Plan To Replace Steven Tyler

Aerosmith are denying rumors that the band was looking to give Steven Tyler the shove. Guitarist Joe Perry released a statement saying any claims that Tyler was on the way out were “completely untrue.”<p>“Any rumor out there about us looking for another singer is completely untrue. All five of us were …

Music

Why The Queen's Great Granddaughter Was Holding Her Purse in That Recent Royal Portrait

There's an adorable story behind the photo.<p>Remember that adorable family portrait of Queen Elizabeth II and her many grandchildren? Then you definitely remember a certain show-stealing 2-year-old to the left of her Royal Highness in the Annie Leibovitz photo.<p>Mia Tindall, the Queen's rosy-cheeked …

Rory Feek shares emotional video of late wife Joey and daughter Indiana

As Rory Feek continues to grieve the loss of his wife, Joey, he is also sharing memories and moments from their life together with fans on his …

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