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How to Treat Teachers, According to Teachers

Put your goddamn phone down, for one.<p>Teaching is largely a thankless job. The pay is low, the work never ends, and students and parents can sometimes lack respect—a real shame given the colossal scope and importance of the task at hand. Things only seem to be getting harder. Some teachers believe …

People Who Have More Sex Are Happier Than The Rest Of Us For The Least Sexy Reason

Here’s some vital information for your everyday life: People who have more sex are much, much happier than those of us who aren’t knocking boots at every opportunity. But is it the sex that’s making all your more amorous friends happier or is it something else? Could it be that it’s not the actual …

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If You Want to Avoid Dementia, Here’s What To Know

<i>This article originally appeared on Time.com.</i><p>You’ve heard the saying before: “use it or lose it.” Studies show that people who utilize their brains …

4 Apps for Couples You and Your S.O. Can Try Right Now

Technology has become a huge way for people to meet each other, and the majority of singles say they've joined a dating app at some point. But what about apps for couples? Where does technology fit in for those of us already in relationships? As it turns out, there are plenty of options for us …

Why Frequent Sex Makes for Happier Humans

In social science, it’s not enough to know <i>that</i> things happen, but <i>why</i> they happen. Like, for instance, the finding that having sex once a week makes …

Forgetting These 7 Little Things Makes Every Day More Stressful

It never ceases to amaze me when I’m faced with the reality of how easily I lose sight of the truth – I catch myself stressing out over something …

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 …

Why God Keeps Showing Up in Public Schools (Video)

A couple of weeks ago I had the honor of speaking at the second annual Secular Summit held by the Secular Coalition of Arizona (video below). I …

How Christianity Stunted My Relational Growth

I used to think I was a relationship expert. Boy, was I wrong. I was married for 16 years, 14 of which were pretty good years. By “pretty good” I …

Being Mom To A Middle Schooler Can Be The Toughest Gig Of All

Although her oldest child, Ben, is 10 years old, Andrea Scher, 44, feels like a new mom again.<p>Scher suffered from maternal depression after Ben was born, eventually recovering with the help of antidepressants and psychotherapy. She was understandably relieved that her depression didn't return after …

Out Of Sexting Ideas? Try These

It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that sexting can be great for your relationship. Whether you’ve been in a relationship for a while or you’re …

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The American philosopher Sidney Hook once said: "Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is the heart of the educational system."<p>What has gone wrong with our schools? What is this malaise that is affecting so many of our teachers and …

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Men Need to Feel Desired by Their Partners, Too

In 1978, Rod Stewart famously sang: “If you want my body and you think I’m sexy, come on sugar let me know.” In 1979, the all-male band Cheap Trick …

Can low levels of vitamin D cause depression? Doctors not yet sure, but research shows a connection

It’s a vital vitamin that helps build strong bones, promotes calcium absorption, reduces inflammation, and modulates cell growth, neuromuscular and …

Secrets of Your ADHD Brain

Attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) is a confusing, contradictory, inconsistent, and frustrating condition. It is overwhelming to people who …

How to Mend the Gap in a Disconnected Marriage

Post Views: 60<p>Has anyone ever told you or have you read somewhere that, “Marriages should be easy?” If you’re like most married folks, the reaction …

Love Your Partner but Feel No Sexual Desire for Them? Redditors Tell Us How They Deal with It

Love is a strange and complicated feeling, while desire is pretty straightforward. In an ideal world, we'd be physically attracted to the one we …

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The 6 Biggest Mistakes Couples Make In Bed

And how to turn up the heat when you’ve hit a rut<p>You probably didn’t need a study to tell you this, but research confirms that sex is one of the most crucial ingredients to making long-term relationships thrive.<p>Early on, feeling sexy and passionate isn’t hard—but things can get trickier as the …

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Renowned Harvard Psychologist Says ADHD is Largely a Fraud

<b>Categories</b>Autism & ADHD, Big Pharma, Carolanne Wright, Depression, Anxiety & Mental Health, DNA, the Brain & The Human Body, Health & Medical, …

My Husband And I Had Sex Every Day For A Year—Here's How We're Doing Now

Three years ago I had sex every single day, for one whole year.<p>To answer the most popular questions I've been asked since: No, it was not with 365 …

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​I Disrupted My Social Anxiety with an App

When I came across mental health startup Joyable in the form of a Facebook ad, I was intrigued. Why did I seem like a good target for a social anxiety advertisement?<p>When I came across mental health startup Joyable in the form of a Facebook ad, I was intrigued. It promised to address social anxiety …

Emotional Intelligence 101: These 3 Words Can Turn Anxiety Into Advantage, According to Science

It's not about staying calm. In fact, it's the complete opposite.<p>When was the last time you were anxious?<p>Maybe you got worked up over a big presentation. Or preparing for that meeting to ask for a pay raise. Or getting ready to text that guy or girl you especially clicked with recently.<p>When …