Common Misconceptions and the Truth Behind Being an Introvert or an Extrovert

In the past few years, there has been a new trend arising as a topic of discussion in social circles. “So, are you an extrovert or an introvert?“, or “Which one do you think I am?“, or, “Which one is better”, are some of the common phrases surrounding discussions of … READ MORE

Lucid Dreamers Are More Self-Reflecting When Awake, Study Suggests

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Both dreams and nightmares are curious enigmas. Some say that dreams come from stress, while others see dreams as visions with important messages in impartation. Whether our dreams mean anything or not, they are varied from person to person. Lucid dreaming is a whole other subject. What is Lucid Dreaming? … READ MORE

Your Personality May Affect Your Immune System, Suggests New Study

If you have a disease, what do you do? Of course, you keep your appointments with your doctors and hope for a cure, right? Well, there just may be a simpler way to fight disease, a solution that just makes perfect sense. The answer could lie within your own personality. Yes, … READ MORE

One More Reason to Be Positive: Study Links Optimism to Heart Health

Remember the saying “Smile, it’s not going to kill you”? Well, leave it to science to prove that very saying true. It seems that smiling and being optimistic may be associated with better cardiovascular health. In particular, a recent study found that those who reported being more optimistic tended to … READ MORE

New Study Reveals How Climate Affects Language Development

I am sure we have all wondered why languages are different from region to region. The spoken word, although complex and diverse, is enticing. We all muse about why we do not communicate in a universal form. Well, the obvious reasons pertain to culture in different regions of the world. … READ MORE

It Is Possible to Heal the Body with the Mind, and There Is Scientific Proof to This

Heal the Body with the Mind

The mind is the control center of the human being, even more so than you know. The mind can make decisions, learn new things and feel emotions — it can also heal the body. You heard it right, the mind can completely and utterly destroy all signs of disease from … READ MORE

New Study Suggests It Is Possible to Maintain Muscle Using Just Your Brain

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When you want to retain muscle, one immediately thinks of having to go to the gym to keep fit. What if you could just imagine yourself doing those exercises, strain involved, and find out that you are actually succeeding? New research is revealing that our brain is much more incredible than … READ MORE

Full Moon and Human Behavior: Do We Really Change During the Full Moon?

As we know, the moon does have certain effects upon the earth, but just how much influence does this lunar body have? Rumor has it, the full moon produces changes in our behavior, including thoughts of suicide, depression and even arousal. The full moon has also been linked to the … READ MORE