Neurology journal Neurocase has an interesting study of a women who started compulsively writing poetry after having brief epileptic amnesia treated with the anti-seizure drug lamotrigine. A 76-yea...
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I got some comments regarding me last blog post, "Stop feeling sorry for yourself!" Some people found what I had to say offensive. I didn't mean to offend
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Despite deep cultural differences between nations, there is one attitude that makes all humans happy.
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I spoke with a friend several days after the shocking news that Robin Williams had committed suicide. How could this beloved actor and storied comedian, my
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You are not this body. That is the Vedic Psychology 101. When you get this, much changes. Almost too much. Here’s Swami Bhaktipada on this point and then a word or two from yours truly: “I am this body.” This is the greatest mistake of all, the mistake underlying all...
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Tim Lott: Take it from me, a satnav is the first step towards domestic bliss
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» Is History Repeating in Your Love Life? Understand the Power of Love Scripts - World of Psychology
Is it just a bad break that you have had one troubled relationship after another while your friend has had an amazing long-term marriage? Is it just an
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Undercover police officers who had relationships with the women they spied on will not be prosecuted, it was announced last week. Emine Saner meets Helen Steel, who is still recovering from the discovery that the love of her life was a lie – and not giving up the fight for justice
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A year apart will test your feelings. But a student blogger thinks a long-distance relationship is worth it
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Today's cartoon is about people who watch clocks a lot.
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It might not feel great when it's happening, but failure can really be a gift in disguise.
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The most likely early adopters of insets as a meat substitute in Western societies are young men with weak attitudes toward meat, who are open to trying novel foods and interested in the environmental impact of their food choice. With a low level of food neophobia, the likelihood that this type of person is willing to eat insects as a meat substitute is estimated more than 75%, according to a new study.
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» The Power of Online Presence: Mari A. Lee, LMFT Overcame Technophobia to Become Best-Selling Author - Private Practice
Discover how some very successful mental health professionals use blogging, social media, and other technologies as powerful tools for their therapy
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For years I’ve been thinking of myself as just another modern-day ape. This line of thought – that we are nothing more and nothing less than monkeys – is powerfully humanizing. Here’s what Mahesh Bhatt had to say about one of the most dangerous minds of the 20th century, U.G....
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I had agreed to take him but now my ex wants to come too. She is very pushy and agressive and spoiled the day when we took our other son to uni last year. What should I do?
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We're gearing up for a long weekend. For those who have the day off on Labor Day, how will you spend your time? I've noticed recently that doing no-thing
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With 25% of the adult population of England and 33% of Americans tipping the scales of obesity, researchers are now investigating the psychology of weight loss success and body image. They want to determine what makes the difference between success and failure, from a scientific point of view. The Technical...
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How nerve cells within the brain communicate with each other over long distances has puzzled scientists for decades. The way networks of neurons connect and how individual cells react to incoming pulses in principle makes communication over large distances impossible. Scientists provide now a possible answer how the brain can function nonetheless: by exploiting the powers of resonance.
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Eleanor Robertson: Harebrained schemes like this one are supposed to die the morning after you get drunk enough to think they’re a good idea
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If you want to make a mark in the world of computer games you had better have a good English vocabulary. It has now also been scientifically demonstrated that someone who is good at computer games has a larger English vocabulary.
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As most of the nation suffers through some of the hottest temperatures on record this summer, people are asking the question of how exactly does weather
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