Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Jung’s Collective Unconscious and How It Explains Phobias and Irrational Fears

By |2018-09-26T18:30:05+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Ever wondered how your collective unconscious can affect your everyday behaviour? Are you afraid of snakes but never actually seen one? You’re not alone. In fact, it seems the inner psyche has been the topic of study for many scientists - but one, in particular, stands out to this day. Behavioural scientist and psychologist Carl [...]

5 Signs You Need More Personal Space (and How to Set Healthy Boundaries)

By |2018-10-02T11:01:08+00:00October 21st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

It’s always nice to have someone in your life, but we all need our personal space. Everybody has the right to set appropriate boundaries and have them respected. Remember that not everyone needs and wants the same thing out of a relationship. People have different ideas of what is good and healthy, and it can [...]

The Link Between Sleep Problems and Mental Illness, and How to Improve Your Sleep

By |2018-10-21T11:44:41+00:00October 21st, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

If you’re suffering from sleep problems, here’s something you need to know. Mental illness can cause sleep disorders and vice versa. I was diagnosed with a mental illness at the age of 18, and afterward, I experienced my first sign of sleep problems. I didn’t realize that maybe these issues were related. I was a [...]

Feeling Stuck? 6 Non-Obvious Causes of This Feeling and How to Cope

By |2018-09-26T19:46:19+00:00October 20th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Are you feeling stuck suddenly? Well, I think it happens to all of us. To move on, we must understand what causes this stalemate. Maybe you think it would never happen to you, but you are wrong. Everybody ends up feeling stuck at some point or other. The truth is, you will be moving right [...]

9 Signs You Are Stronger Than You Think You Are

By |2018-09-19T23:49:03+00:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Guess what! Although it may be hard to believe, you are stronger than you think. Maybe you’ve noticed this fact while going through troubling times. I thought I’d have it easy now, seeing as though I’ve lived a traumatic life. To my surprise, the difficulties keep coming. Apparently, I had more energy than I ever [...]

How Aristotle’s Philosophy Shaped the World We Live in Today

By |2018-09-19T23:00:18+00:00October 18th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, History & Archaeology, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Probably one of the most famous of all philosophers, everyone has read something of Aristotle's philosophy. Mentioned more times than any other philosopher and he seems to be the founder of just about everything. Yet, in 2018, how can we attribute all of our knowledge to the wisdom of just one man? What can Aristotle's [...]

How to Spot a Sociopathic Liar and Why You Should Stay away from Them

By |2018-09-19T23:22:32+00:00October 17th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

Don’t get caught out by a sociopathic liar. Look out for these signs and steer well clear. What is a sociopathic liar? Unfortunately, they come in all shapes and sizes, from all walks of life. The unsuspecting romantic partner, work colleague or internet fraudster can all turn out to be a sociopathic liar. It is possible to avoid [...]

How the Signs of Depression Show in Your Speech and Word Choice

By |2018-09-18T22:42:53+00:00October 16th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

The physical signs of depression can be painfully obvious, but do they show up in your speech and choice of words? Did you know that suicide is the second highest cause of death among 10 to 24 year-olds in the US in 2016? This shocking statistic alone shows how important it is to recognise the [...]