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March 5, 2018

 

People can make snap decisions about you based on how you make eye contact.

Eye Contact Is Important

A recent study found the average most comfortable amount of time for eye contact was 3.3 seconds. More or less made study participants uncomfortable.

October 4, 2016

 

It seems that people with this disorder are partially awakened during what would have been a dream episode —the contents of which may then invade consciousness as a series of disturbing visions.

Asleep At The Saucer

What some people perceive as alien abductions might actually be sleep paralysis.

December 10, 2014

 

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Beyond Post Partum

Post-partum depression does not adequately account for the range of anxieties that come with early parenthood.

September 24, 2014

 

Kids who are bullied are more likely to experience life-long mental health issues such as depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts. They also suffer from poorer health, cognitive function, and social well-being.

Long-term Effects of Bullying

The experience of childhood bullying can cause life-long torment.

February 10, 2014

 

Just imagine how stressed we would be if our noses were as strong as dog's.

The Smell Of Anxiety

According to new research, stress can profoundly affect the way our brains interpret olfactory signals.

March 26, 2013

 

Do you fear the dentist?

Why Do I Fear The Dentist?

I hate going to the dentist. In fact, I openly fear it. Yet I've never actually had a really bad or painful experience with a dentist.

January 29, 2013

 

Would talk therapy over-the-phone work?

Is Therapy Over-The-Phone As Effective As In-Person Therapy?

Would you ever try talk therapy over the phone?

June 18, 2012

 

Teens who get exercise and stay away from alcohol and drugs are more likely to be happy.

What Is The Equation For A Happy, Healthy Teen?

Teenagers are often a difficult bunch. With all those hormones flooding their bodies, they can be moody, unpredictable, and prone to making dubious choices.

March 29, 2012

 

We encourage exercising and sleep but not at the same time!

The Connection Between Exercise And Sleep

I've heard that getting regular exercise can help. Is this true?

March 2, 2012

 

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Anxiety’s Rose-Colored Glasses

Recent research on human decision-making in high-pressure situations has yielded some surprising results.

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