A healthy mind in a healthy body: mental health problems and solutions, scientific findings, and interesting facts on psychology and mental health. Incredible hypotheses about the human conscious and subconscious mind.

4 Odd Behaviors of the Human Species

They say that everyone is different in some way. Our experiences and environments shape the kind of person we become throughout our lives. We develop tastes for specific foods, preferences for specific entertainments, and build belief structures based on what we were taught as we developed. But what about some…

Mystery of Hypnosis: Imagination and Reality

Let's delve into the mystery of hypnosis and try to separate the truth from the myths. Egyptian priests and Indian Brahmins, Mongolian shamans, and Zoroastrian magicians used to hypnotize the crowd with twinkling lights, sounds and rhythmically swinging shiny objects. Obeying the orders of hypnotists, convincible men and especially women…

4 Most Common Dreams and What They Mean According to Psychology

Dreams: everyone has them. There are common dreams, however, themes that seem to repeat across gender, race, and nationality. What do they mean? Dreams and their interpretation are something that has preoccupied people since the beginning of history. This strange drama that goes on when we sleep, fascinates us just…

How People Around the World Are Preparing for the ‘2012 Apocalypse’

Anxiety began to spread around the world from the moment the information about the Mayan calendar ending on December 21, 2012, appeared on television and the Internet. A great number of religious and superstitious people all over the world seem to have taken this 2012 apocalypse prophecy seriously. Zombie Apocalypse?…

Capgras Syndrome: the Weirdest Brain Disorder Ever

Capgras syndrome: It's like the movie, Invasion of the Body Snatchers. It seems that some people think their relatives or loved ones have been replaced by imposters! A 21-year-old student in the U.S. had a wonderful relationship with her mother. She is the last of six children and perhaps the most…