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فوائد صحية لأشياء غير متوقعة اعرفوها معنا - مجلة المرأة العربية

ناقشت حلقة Dr.Oz ، مجموعة من الأشياء التي قد تكون لها فائدة كبيرة وأنتم لا تعلمون ذلك، ومنها:<p>– ورق السجائر: هو أفضل طريقة لإيقاف النزيف، حتى هو أفضل …

The Question Every Daddyless Daughter Must Ask Herself

Charlene has both good and bad memories of her father before he left in her youth. Now that he's back in her life, she's struggling over whether it's …

جريمة قتل مروعة أودت بحياة الأديبة والكاتبة السعودية بلقيس الملحم

صدى الحقيقة<p>ارتكبت الجريمة على يد أفراد من عائلتها بسبب مواقفها الدينية المتسامحة من المذاهب الاسلامية الأخرى ومواقفها القريبة من العلمانية, وأكدت …

Fighting hate speech against women on Facebook

Last month, in a fit of anger, Laura Bates tweeted a screenshot of a Facebook page called "Drop kicking sluts in the teeth" to the beauty company …

Please Don't Envy Me: The Facebook Status Everyone Should Read

Envy is a dangerous chick, isn't she?<p>When envy decides to visit, she assassinates all rationale. Envy erases our understanding that being happy for another's success and joy does not affect or detract from our personal success and contentment.<p>The more I rejoice in another's accomplishments, the …

Nap Time: Make It Mandatory?

Lately I've been feeling like I'm living on an island where I don't speak the language. Bright women leaders keep telling me, "I would <i>love</i> to nap -- sounds amazing." I get plenty of likes on Facebook when I post a quote that says:<p>"Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, …

Self-Doubt Destroys the Heart, Mind, Body and Soul

I had heard somewhere that most infants function at a genius level until the age of 1. When you think about their mental and emotional growth in that first year, they learn that their 10 fingers and toes are a part of them; they learn that when they cry, Mom picks them up; they learn that when Dad …

All You Need Is Love -- of Self!

"All you need is love." The Beatles knew what was up! Love really is all you need... <i>self-love</i>, that is.<p>The foundation of a happy life, healthy relationships, and achieving every bit of greatness you were put onto this earth for does not exist anywhere externally. It's all right inside! Tapping into …

10 Ways To Be Healthier In 10 Minutes Or Less

It seems like our favorite excuse: "There just aren't enough hours in the day." It gets us out of workouts, concocting nutritious homemade meals, sleeping enough.<p>But does health <i>have</i> to be a trade-off with time? A new study examined the time American adults spend on beneficial behavior and found …

Mom missing for 11 years thought family was 'better off without me'

On February 8, 2002, life's problems had become too big for Brenda Heist.<p>The Pennsylvania mother of two, who was getting a divorce and facing financial uncertainty, dropped off her children, daughter Morgan, 8 and son Lee, 12, at school and went to a park, where she began to cry. She was approached …

Crime

How to Overcome Shyness

Are you shy? If so, you are far from alone. Many people in the world suffer from mild to extreme shyness and are struggling to overcome it. To …

George Michael Airlifted to Hospital After Car Crash in UK

<b>George Michael</b> was airlifted to a hospital yesterday after reportedly sustaining a head injury in a single-car accident in England ... but doctors …

Stan Hanks's answer to What is the craziest thing you have ever said or done at an interview and still gotten the job?

The interviewer, a very senior technical guy, asked me, "So, do you have any questions for me?"<p>I thought about it for a moment and said, "What's the …

Answer to What are some of the funniest and most clever advertisements?

This is one of the cleverest print advertisements I've ever encountered. The ANAR Foundation, which manages a dedicated hotline for children at risk, …

Rory Young's answer to Is it racist for someone to ask 'where are you from originally'? What motivation would someone have for asking such a question? To stereotype you?

I am an African of European decent. I was born in Zambia and am fifth generation African. I suppose I am what is sometimes called an …

Rajat Goyal's answer to What are your favorite methods for looking busy at work?

What is the single most illuminating question I can ask someone?

Jodi Kantor<br>I'm a reporter at the NY Times, I write about and often interview powerful people for a living, and I strongly believe the answer is: …

Me Before You

• <b>Author:</b> Jojo Moyes<p><b>Look out for Jojo’s new book, Still Me, the next book featuring Louisa Clark from Me Before You and After You, coming soon!</b><p>They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose . . .<p>Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, …

Restored Faith in Humanity of the Day: Reddit Restores WWII Veteran’s Damaged Navy Photo

Back in April, at the request of his 87-year-old grandfather, Redditor stevieboy1984 turned to the /r/PicRequests subreddit to see if anyone could clean up a scanned JPEG image file of his grandfather’s World War II-era photo taken during his service in the Navy as a submarine sonar/radar operator. After a number of people offered their photoshop wizardries to help its restoration, stevieboy1984 showed his grandfather six variations before handing him a framed version of top commenter unhi’s …

Why You Doubt Your Purpose | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

You’ve decided your life is going to be different.<p>Instead of a hollow, empty life like those of so many people, you want something more. Something …

Simple Practical Things You Can Do To Take Control Of Your Thoughts | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

How many of us actually really ‘get’ that our thoughts control our every action? We hear people say it all the time, we read quotes about it, we …

How to Turn Worry into an Ally | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Imagine what it must have been like when humans discovered that we could avert disaster by predicting possible future events…<p>For example, being able …

Meditation

What Do You Really Want? And How To Get It! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Have you ever wondered what you really want out of life? Do you know what you want to achieve? Is it family, success, long life, lots of money, all …

How To Find What You're Passionate About | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

During my teenage years and even a few years ago during my early twenties, a question I could never answer was ‘What is it you would like to do when …

3 Ways To Accept Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Read the following sentences and see if you relate –<p>“I don’t like anything in my life”<p>“Life sucks”<p>“I hate my job”<p>“I am a loner, nobody likes me”<p>“Life …

The One Question That Could Change Your Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Am I doing the right thing?<p>“Can I pull off quitting my job and starting my own project?”<p>“Should I be doing more?”<p><b>Let’s face it: we constantly ask</b> …

Motivation

Don’t Fight the Funk: How To Deal With Depression | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

For those of us who suffer with a mental disorder, such as depression and anxiety, we are all too familiar with the funk.<p>However, you do not even …

The Gift of Jealousy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>“To cure jealousy is to see it for what it is: a dissatisfaction of self. – Joan Didion</b><p>You feel all flow immediately blocked.<p>Instead of acting from …