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We're learning more about how social isolation damages your brain and body — here are the biggest effects

Going without human contact for too long can literally break your heart.<p>That's according to a new study of social isolation published in the Journal of the American Heart Association in May, which tracked more than 1,600 people living with heart failure.<p>We've known for a while that being alone is a …

Psychology

A Second Grader Just Sent an Extraordinary Letter--and Taught a Major Lesson in Emotional Intelligence

It's a wakeup call to parents everywhere.<p>Louisiana elementary school teacher Jen Adams Beason recently asked her second grade class to write about an invention they wish had never been invented.<p>"Out of 21 students, four of them wrote about this topic," Beason related on Facebook. She added an emoji …

Emotional Intelligence

These 12 Airlines Will Let You Fly to Two Cities For The Price of One

Get a free stopover.<p>Thanks to airlines that offer free stopovers, you can explore two cities for the price of one.<p>Instead of having customers wait …

Top 10 Best Packable Rain Jackets for 2018

A trusty rain jacket is every outdoorsman’s best friend. It’s the kind of item you hope you won’t need, but rely on heavily when enjoying yourself in …

20 Things You Need to Survive a 20-Hour Plane Ride

Hopefully you’re heading somewhere fun because this is going to get bad before it gets good.<p>There’s no high quite like booking a plane ticket to a …

The Best Portable Power Banks

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TRAVEL TIPS: 10 Things To Know Before You Go To Cambodia this 2018

<b>Recently, we traveled to Phnom Penh and Siem Reap in Cambodia. It was a 6-day adventure and we really had an awesome time.</b><p>Sometimes, even if you …

Apple Store

The 25 places you need to visit in 2018, according to the world's top travel experts

The more you travel, the more you realise there’s so much of the world still to discover.<p>In order to help you put together your 2018 travel bucket …

European Travel

A Disturbing New Trend Involves Teens Cyberbullying Themselves

It's what researchers are calling "digital self-harm."<p>Cyberbullying is a problem. We’ve come to acknowledge this, as part of a wider realization that the “virtual” world is real, and things that happen there have real consequences. A new study suggests there’s another, less studied phenomenon …

Self-harm, suicide attempts climb among US girls, study says

CHICAGO (AP) — Attempted suicides, drug overdoses, cutting and other types of self-injury have increased substantially in U.S. girls, a 15-year study …

6 of the Most Scenic Train Trips in Europe

Europe is famous for train travel, with extensive railways connecting not only capitals, but even some of the remotest mountain villages. Besides the …

There's a New Cyberbullying Trend, and It's Terrifying and Strange

Just when you thought teen cyberbullying couldn't get any worse, there's a new trend that's both scarier and stranger than anything we've ever heard …

Revealed: The most 'welcoming' city on Earth (where chewing gum is banned)

The world’s most welcoming city? According to a new ranking, it’s not free-spirited New Orleans, hip Berlin or sociable Stockholm, but a place where chewing gum is banned and eating or drinking on the metro can result in a hefty fine. It’s Singapore.<p>The Asian city state pipped the Swedish capital …

Top 10

How to Keep Kids Safe Online, According to Facebook’s Head of Global Safety

Parents should talk to children early and often to ensure that they are ready for a safe social media life.<p>Today’s children will share much of their …

Social Media

The “Wait Until 8th” Pledge – Let Kids be Kids a little longer…

Posted on Aug 1, 2017 | 197 comments<p><b>The Wait Until 8th pledge empowers parents to rally together to delay giving children a smartphone until at least</b> …

Half of young people suffer online abuse, study shows

A panel will hear from young people, experts and social media companies on what can be done to tackle cyber bullying and promote good mental …

Mental Health

How can you keep your children safe online? We run through the top tips

Death of boy in North following ‘sextortion’ increases concern over child internet safety<p>Sun, Sep 3, 2017, 15:56 Updated: Sun, Sep 3, 2017, …

Kids need structure more than warmth from their parents, according to a top child psychologist

Children need both affection and structure in order to develop into secure, happy adults.<p>But if parents can only provide one, it should be structure, said Lisa Damour, a psychologist who specializes in adolescent girls, and the author of <i>Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions</i> …

Parenting

Lisbon city guide: How to spend a weekend in the Portuguese capital

Why go now?<p>This is a dynamic time for Lisbon, with a seemingly unstoppable wave of new hotels, restaurants, and museums opening between the rambling …

European Travel

10 Free Things to do in Lisbon, Portugal

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European Travel

Trail Companion: 20 Best Hiking Boots For Men

Merrell Moab Ventilator<p>If desert hiking is your idea of fun, this pair of boots from Merrell are for you. Featuring an upper with breathable mesh …

Where to Go in Portugal: A Guide to Top Destinations

Portugal is becoming increasingly popular with international tourists -- and it’s a small wonder why. The country is one of the more affordable …

Following tracks into wild places that cars can’t reach, Rocky Mountaineer, the luxury train that takes guests through the Canadian Rockies, provides some truly remarkable experiences. From cosmopolitan Vancouver to the UNESCO Heritage Sites of Jasper and Banff and renowned Lake Louise, four train …

Trains

I am an adolescent psychologist — and here are 13 valuable lessons I hope you'll learn from "13 Reasons Why"

I am a child and adolescent psychologist from Panama. As a psychologist, I found Netflix’s original series <i>13 Reasons Why</i> to be engaging, instructive, …

Mental Health

Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning

<b>Designing The Perfect School: 7 Principles Of Sustainable Learning</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What would the opposite of the industrial learning model–the existing …

How to make a budget: 5 rookie mistakes to avoid when you're budgeting for the first time

Budgeting can seem like a hassle. And making an unrealistic one or forgetting to budget for big expenses can make it hard to stick to one. That may …

Things To Do in Chiang Rai (+ Where To Eat & Where To Stay!)

Chiang Rai, in Thailand’s northernmost province, sits firmly on the South East Asia Backpacker trail, and is often a travelers last stop in Thailand …

Military Packing Secrets That Will Make You a Better Traveler

Packing, the worst part of any trip, is a pain because nearly all of us just make it up as we go along. Filling a suitcase is a rushed disaster that …

Backpacking