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The Nature of Addiction

May 22, 2017 - 4 stories
We are learning more and more about addiction and how it can be addressed. Read about psychedelic treatments, marijuana use, cocaine, and more. Cover Image: FreddieMarriage/Unsplash
May 13 - 19

May 13 - 19

May 20, 2017 - 6 stories
See some of the best posts from the week, read about brain freeze, living a less cluttered life, obesity research, and more.
NathanielWelch

Poisonous People

May 19, 2017 - 4 stories
They spew negativity to demean and deflate you. And they think you're the problem. Herewith, a guide for surviving toxic times. Plus, read about tyranny in the workplace, being the victim, and more. Cover Image: NathanielWelch
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Get Your Groove On

May 18, 2017 - 4 stories
Rhythm and music sheds stress, eases pain, and even sharpens the brain. Cover Image: Vitakhorzhevska/Shutterstock
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Depressed Without a Clue

May 17, 2017 - 4 stories
Is it possible to not know that you are depressed? Plus, the spring blues, understanding moods, and more. Cover Image: Sjale/Shutterstock
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Unfaithfully Yours

May 16, 2017 - 4 stories
Searching for the meaning of an affair touches on desires, disappointments, insecurities, boredom, and so much more. And it's not even about the third party. Cover Image: Tinxi/Shutterstock
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The Friend Code

May 15, 2017 - 4 stories
There are countless rules in the friend code (No. 4: The enemy of your friend is your enemy). Here's how to decipher your friendships, as well as the basics. Cover Image: SvitlanaSokolova/Shutterstock
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Happy Mother's Day

May 14, 2017 - 5 stories
Motherhood can be a mixed bag of challenges and joys. Herein, what motherhood means. Cover Image: Tankist276Shutterstock
May 6 - 12

May 6 - 12

May 13, 2017 - 6 stories
Your glorious spring reads, including perfect parenting, the flow experience, and the geography of love.
EStrickland

The Noisy Mind

May 11, 2017 - 4 stories
Are you suffering distorted and illogical thinking? Sometimes, we just can't get past our irrationality, but there are ways to get around ourselves... Cover Image: EStrickland
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Always Late?

May 09, 2017 - 4 stories
Is tardiness a cognitive trap you cannot break out of? The real reason behind being late. Cover Image: MichaelJung/Shutterstock
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Leaders on the World Stage

May 08, 2017 - 4 stories
What does it take to be a world leader? Plus, presidential happiness, psychology in politics, and sanity in dictatorships. Cover Image: LucianoMortulaLGM_Shutterstock
April 29 - May 5

April 29 - May 5

May 06, 2017 - 6 stories
Posts to catch up on. Read about refugees, the digital age, animal rescue, other people's problems, and more.
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The Short Fuse

May 05, 2017 - 4 stories
There's no doubt that we need anger, an emotion that propels us forward to do great things. Of course, too much hot-headedness can only push you back. Here's how to manage your quick-temper. Cover Image: Pixar
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Cultivating Curiousity

May 03, 2017 - 4 stories
We were all born curious and eager to discover the wonder of life. Somewhere along the way to adulthood, we lost that need to ask “why.” Here's how to nurture the innate curiosity in you. (Photo: PoprotskiyAlexey/Shutterstock)
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How Empathy Works

May 02, 2017 - 4 stories
When it comes to empathy, there's more and there's less. Plus, read about the highly compassionate, rejection, shame, and more. Cover Image: Mervas/Shutterstock
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Are You a Real Grown-up?

May 01, 2017 - 4 stories
How to handle love, work, and life like an adult. Plus, see essays on intimacy, civility, and more.
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Top Posts: April 2017

April 30, 2017 - 25 stories
Some of the best reads of the spring so far shed light on politics, the abstinence pledge, mansplaining, and more. (Image credit: Nando Pelusi)
April 22 - 28

April 22 - 28

April 29, 2017 - 6 stories
Read the best essays from the week, including posts about child terrorists, the girl code, sexy women and the morality of men, plus more.
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Oops! What a Mistake

April 28, 2017 - 4 stories
There's the Freudian slip and the mega faux pas. While you may feel roiling remorse, don’t let it make you miserable. Cover Image: Tommaso Lizzul/Shutterstock

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