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Why the Younger Generation Is Lonelier Than the Older Generation

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

We all feel lonely from time to time, however, persistent loneliness appears to be on the increase. This is especially true of the younger generation. There are several factors that may be causing this increase, including changes in the way we live and increased use of social technology. However, happily, there are also several ways [...]

Negativity Is Not Always What It Seems: 5 Things That May Be Hiding Behind the Label ‘Negative Person’

By | November 27th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Health, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Negativity seems to have no place in the age of self-actualization. We're all striving to keep negativity out of our lives. Many invest all their energy in trying to cultivate a positive mindset. We all know how fragile the balance is to maintain, and we are often concerned with trying to hold onto our inner harmony [...]

5 Common Words That Have Different Meanings for Extroverts and Introverts

By | November 19th, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World|Tags: , , , , , |

Extroverts and introverts have vastly different perceptions of life - so different, in fact, that they often struggle to understand one another. Here are 5 common words / phrases that have totally different meanings for an introvert and an extrovert: #1 of the Common Words: Solitude Extrovert's definition: A negative state of being, characterized by [...]

Gaslighting: the Subtle Form of Psychological Manipulation Psychopaths Use

By | November 18th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

There are many forms of psychological manipulation. Today, we will talk about 'Gaslighting'. Gaslighting is a term used by psychologists to describe tactics employed by certain types of people when they try to manipulate their victims into thinking they are going mad. Where did the term ‘gaslighting’ come from? The term ‘gaslighting’ comes from the [...]

3 Great Reasons to Get Over Your Fear of Getting Older Now

By | November 12th, 2016|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Getting older is something which terrifies almost everybody, except, it seems, those who have actually experienced it. Here are some things to remember to help you get over your fear of getting older. 1. As you get older, you become less anxious and more relaxed. One thing I’ve noticed in my own parents, is that [...]

Children Receive the Intelligence Gene from Their Mother, Not Their Father, Study Finds

By | November 11th, 2016|Categories: Human Brain, Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

A study reveals that our intelligence gene is inherited from our mothers. According to researchers, the intelligence of children is determined by the intelligence of the mother. It makes absolutely no difference how intelligent or unintelligent the father is. This is because the intelligence gene lies on the X chromosome, which is present in twice the amount [...]

4 Reasons Why Smart People Do Silly Things

By | November 4th, 2016|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

You might be surprised to hear that exceptionally intelligent people do some exceptionally silly things. Did you ever have a conversation with someone where you realized that you were talking to someone who was much smarter than you? I’ve met some genuinely brilliant people in my time - people whose intelligence has truly humbled me. But one thing [...]

4 Reasons Why Empaths and Highly Sensitive People Freeze Around Fake People

By | October 31st, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Empaths and highly sensitive people detect things in human behavior that others miss. Have you ever met someone that everyone else liked but who made you feel uncomfortable? Did someone ever give you a compliment that made you feel angry and irritable rather than happy? Empaths are ultra-sensitive. They pick up on microscopic cues in [...]

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