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Top 10 Supposedly "Bad" Personality Traits That Can Actually Be Good

We tend to think of personality traits as "good" and "bad". Being kind and humble is good, for example, but being lazy and pessimistic are "bad". …

How to Apply Toothpaste on Pimples

If you’re struggling with a breakout, you might feel embarrassed or frustrated. Whether you’ve tried other pimple remedies without success or you’re …

Skin Care

Medical Causes of Cold Hands and Feet

Cold hands and feet can be as simple as being where it is cold. The body”s natural temperature can also cause cold hands and feet or cold hands and …

6 Tips for Dealing With Passive-Aggressive People

<b>A</b>re you dealing with someone who’s passive-aggressive in your personal life? Perhaps this individual is a romantic interest, a family member, or a …

How to Transfer Cassette Tape to Computer

Audio cassettes have been replaced by more convenient music players years ago. All is not lost, though: it is possible to transfer audio from …

Music Production

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Northwestern University

8 Great Vegetarian Ways To Get More Protein

One of the most common myths about the vegetarian diet is that after ditching meat it becomes nearly impossible to meet the suggested guidelines for protein intake.<p>The USDA recommends that women get about 46 grams of protein a day and men get about 56. Some people, like athletes and pregnant or …

How to Save a Relationship

If you have the sinking feeling that your relationship is on the rocks, then it's time to reflect on your relationship and try to save it. To save …

Extreme Sports

Here's How To Have A Happy Relationship, According To Science (INFOGRAPHIC)

Scientists spend a lot of time figuring out what makes people happy, especially when it comes to love and relationships.<p>Thanks to the folks at Happify -- a website dedicated to the science of happiness -- all that wonderful scientific mumbo-jumbo has been distilled into an infographic. It's got …

How to Cope with Short Term Memory Problems

1<p><b>Pay attention.</b> Many short-term memory problems can be attributed not so much to the ability of the brain, but the ability of the person to focus on …

Productivity

Talking to Strangers Makes You Happy

People who had to strike up conversations on a subway later reported feeling happier than those who didn’t. Christie Nicholson reports.

A Key to Good Habits? Don’t Allow Ourselves to Feel Deprived

A few days ago, I read Gretchen Reynolds’s piece in the <i>New York Times</i>, Losing weight may require some serious fun, about a study that makes a point …

How to Get Rid of a Sore Throat Quickly

A sore throat is a horrible feeling, but luckily, it doesn’t have to last! You can get rid of a sore throat quickly with home remedies and certain …

Immune System

The Other Tunnel

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

How to Strengthen Your Lower Back

The lumbar region of your spine supports the majority of your body. Approximately 80 percent of adults will experience lower back pain at some point …

Yoga

6 Ways to Change Bad Habits

Changing habits is not often easy. While some people appear to be able to make change happen simply by setting their mind to it, most people …

Self-help

Three Keys to Lifelong Happiness

There are myriad ways to ensure you are happy and those things differ for each person. But, there are some basic core lifelong behaviors and attitudes that will ensure you will feel a basic level of happiness for the entirety of your life. Three of these core concepts are being able to feel happy …

5 Signs Your Marriage Will Make It

You might be surprised at these strange predictors of success<p>Smile for the camera! It could save your marriage, shows a study from DePauw University in Indiana.<p>Actually, it’s probably too late for that. The researchers found people who flashed the biggest, toothiest smiles in their yearbook and …

Social Media

Does Love at First Sight Exist?

Research says your gut might be right—for better or worse<p>Gut check: How you feel the moment you lay eyes on your eventual mate can help you gauge the long-term success of your marriage, finds new research from Florida State University. While almost every newlywed <i>says</i> he feels excited about his …

Florida State University

Fend Off a Muddled Mind

The easiest way to protect yourself against Alzheimer's<p>Things are looking even brighter for the sunshine vitamin. Maintaining healthy levels of vitamin D could protect against brain damage and Alzheimer’s disease as you age, according to University of Kentucky researchers. Using rats, scientists …

Vitamin D

Albert Einstein Reads ‘The Common Language of Science’ (1941)

Here's an extraordinary recording of Albert Einstein from the fall of 1941, reading a full-length essay in English:<p>The essay is called "The Common …

7 nutrients lacking in your diet

Think you eat pretty well and get enough key nutrients? Hopefully you do, but unfortunately the diets of most Americans are far from ideal.<p>A recent re-analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) from 2001-2008, commissioned by Nature Made, found that the diets of most …

Fitbit Force review

I’ve come to a sobering conclusion about myself: I’m not a very active person. Despite maintaining a gym membership and only the best intentions, I still prefer to read, watch TV, and play games. This is precisely why I’ve never invested in a fitness-tracking gadget — if I’m not moving that much, …

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The Stress Buster You Haven't Tried

Mindfulness can help you fend off anxiety. Here’s how to put it into practice<p>“Stop and smell the roses” isn’t just good advice—it’s also a powerful safeguard against stress. Mindfulness, or the practice of consciously and non-judgmentally observing the present moment, has been linked to better …

Mindfulness

NASA spots giant black hole rejecting food

Astronomers at the Chandra X-ray Observatory explain why the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy doesn't consume everything in sight.<p>You might think of black holes as voracious eaters that suck up everything in sight. But astronomers using NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory have found …