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The Narcissist in Love

July 28, 2017 - 5 stories
Low on empathy and unable to relate on a deep level, are narcissists capable of love? Plus, romance and the sociopath, removing toxic people, and more. Cover Image: Dmitrimihhailov_Shutterstock
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What Your Face Says About You

July 27, 2017 - 4 stories
Your face can convey essential characteristics that make you who you are. Plus, when your face fits your job and more. Cover Image: Seprimor/Shutterstock
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All in Moderation

July 26, 2017 - 4 stories
Living life in moderation may be the key to your health and happiness. Cover Image: Jon Flobrant/Unsplash
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Better Than Placebo

July 25, 2017 - 4 stories
Pop a sugar pill and your aches and pains vanish. It's like magic. Herein, the science of placebo. Cover Image: LisaEastman/Shutterstock
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The Creative Genius

July 24, 2017 - 4 stories
Do you have to suffer to create great art and science? Cover Image: DragonImages-Shutterstock
July 15 - 21

July 15 - 21

July 22, 2017 - 7 stories
Cool reads for your hot summer. See posts about loneliness, sexual assault, the challenges of law enforcement, and more.
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The Fines of Life

July 21, 2017 - 4 stories
Are you at odds with the world? By now, you've noticed that the world usually wins. Relax. Just go with the flow. Cover Image: KHeinz/Pixabay
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The Land of Nod

July 20, 2017 - 4 stories
We’re protective of our sleep, guarding it from dysfunction and harm. Herein, facts about the land of nod, the wondrous nap, how to catch shut-eye as a new parent, and more. Cover Image: Blend Images/Shutterstock
Beauty, Redefined

Beauty, Redefined

July 19, 2017 - 4 stories
Why does beauty matter so much, and to everyone? Maybe we need to redefine it. Cover Image: Andresr-Shutterstock
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The Falsely Optimistic

July 18, 2017 - 4 stories
Putting on a happy face doesn't work. Plus, read about the happiness pursuit, losing yourself, and more. Cover Image: Thomas-Tucker-Unsplash
Not a Cheap Thrill

Not a Cheap Thrill

July 17, 2017 - 4 stories
Some people enjoy novelty, sensation-seeking, and trying new things. It’s a good thing—up to a point. Cover Image: SkeezePixabay
July 8 - 14

July 8 - 14

July 15, 2017 - 8 stories
Happy reading. Try these intriguing posts from the week, including when time slows, guided play, threesomes, and more.
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Less Than Perfect

July 14, 2017 - 4 stories
Nothing is perfect, so stop trying to make it that way. Find the joy in doing the best you can, then leave it at that. Bezikus/Shutterstock
The Laws of Attraction

The Laws of Attraction

July 13, 2017 - 4 stories
Who we desire is driven by powerful evolutionary forces, but while most of us are drawn to looks first (whether or not we admit it), human attraction is far more complex than it appears at first sight.
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Simple Pleasures

July 12, 2017 - 4 stories
Rejoice the simple things in life that get us through the day to day—they’re essential for making progress on life's goals. Cover image: RuslanIvantsov/Shutterstock
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Calm Yourself

July 11, 2017 - 4 stories
Does your brain nag you about your worries, small or large? Here's how to ease your anxiety. Cover Image: StanislawMikulski/Shutterstock
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I Love My Selfie

July 10, 2017 - 4 stories
The selfie is changing identity, relationships, and just about everything else. Cover Image: OlesyaKuznetsova/Shutterstock
July 1 - 7

July 1 - 7

July 08, 2017 - 6 stories
Start your lazy summer with these good reads. See essays on names and faces, "whatever," dishonesty in close relationships, and more.
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Matters of Trust

July 07, 2017 - 4 stories
Can you rely on others? That ability may affect your relationships and your happiness in more ways than you think. Cover Image: Frankies/Shutterstock
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It's a Family Affair

July 06, 2017 - 4 stories
Family dynamics help make us who we are. Read about favoritism, the science of twins, grandfathers, and more. Cover Image: RawpixelShutterstock

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