Existential Depression: the Disease of the Gifted and Talented

By | October 1st, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Why are our teens harming themselves? I may have found one reason. Existential depression - it’s a depth the likes of which you cannot imagine. This may be one culprit that plagues the gifted and talented of the human race. Existential depression has to be addressed right now! So I’m going to make an assumption [...]

The Fallacy of High Self Esteem: Why Feeling Good about Yourself Is Not Always Good for You

By | September 30th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

High self-esteem, especially in the modern culture, is not a purely good thing as you might believe. A lot of things have to change. Take a ride in a glass elevator, from ground level to rooftop in a single ride. How do you feel? If you’re like most people, you feel – no surprise here [...]

5 Myths about Mental Illness You Probably Believe to Be True

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

There are some common misconceptions and myths about mental illness many people believe to be true. Being sick is no picnic. But what if you were sick with an invisible illness, something only you and your physician understood? Well, this is true about a great number of people. Living with an invisible illness, like mental [...]

4 Psychologically Damaging Things Most Parents Say to Their Children

By | September 20th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , |

Are you guilty of saying these psychologically damaging things to your children? Most parents are. As children grow, they need to be nurtured in such a careful way, since their minds are so delicate. As a child, our deep-rooted perceptual foundations are built by the influence of the adults in that child’s life. There are [...]

10 Signs You Were Raised By Narcissistic Parents

By | September 5th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Narcissistic parents can have a really negative impact on their children. As children are growing into adulthood, our parents are there to provide role models to enable us to develop into well-functioning human beings. The problem occurs when these very parents have problems of their own. Being a child of a narcissistic mother or father [...]

5 Mysterious Cases of Children Who Remember Their Past Lives

By | September 5th, 2016|Categories: Paranormal, Parapsychology & Psychic Phenomena, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever heard about children who remember their past lives? The notion that the soul is immortal is not unfamiliar to any religion we humans have ever invented. Some religions, like Buddhism, place the idea of everlasting life at the center of their teachings, with everything else being just a mere consequence of this [...]

6 Reasons Why More and More Parents Choose Homeschooling over Public Education

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Education, Food for thought|Tags: , , , |

Nowadays, more and more parents seem to choose homeschooling over public school education, and there are some good reasons for this. What’s the purpose of education? What methods and techniques work best for children? The honest answer will be none and every. Clearly, it means that “one size fits all” approach is far from being [...]

ADHD Is a Fictitious Disorder Used by Pharmaceutical Companies to Make Profit

By | August 9th, 2016|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , |

One in 10 children in the US has been diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Mind-altering stimulant medication is the standard treatment. Many parents are being pressured to medicate their children for what may be unnecessary reasons. ADHD is "a prime example of a fictitious disease," said its scientific father Leon Eisenberg shortly before [...]

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