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Social Media and Depression: the Link Is Closer Than You Think

By |2018-10-30T15:41:06+00:00October 30th, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

The connection between social media and depression is a real problem in today's society. Let's talk about its underlying causes and the ways to overcome it. In the modern world, the current debate is whether the addiction to technology is bearable or not. The status quo has shifted and the topic to be most concerned about [...]

7 Signs You Have a Fear of Life That Is Holding You Back

By |2018-10-26T21:29:19+00:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Having a fear of life is a real mindset. While some people fear death, others actually fear life. The fear of death is easy to understand. After all, no one really wants to die. Understanding the fear of life, however, may sound like some silly notion. The fear of life is basically the fear of [...]

8 Ways to Overcome Emotional Trauma from Unhealthy Childhood

By |2018-10-24T21:48:14+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

If you experienced emotional trauma as a child, there are some things that can help you overcome it and live a happy life. Not everyone has had a stellar childhood. Some children lose one or both of their parents at a young age. Others are victims of or witness to abuse, both physical and verbal. [...]

7 Types of Drugs and What Personalities They Attract, According to Science

By |2018-09-18T23:54:35+00:00March 1st, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do different kinds of personality attract certain types of drugs, or do people that become addicted simply have an addictive personality? Will someone who is addicted to cocaine, for instance, be as likely to become addicted to alcohol? Or is it our personalities that dictate what types of drugs we are most likely to take? [...]

How the Addicted Brain Works: the Anatomy of Drug Addiction

By |2018-09-19T12:22:26+00:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

Today, we will talk about the way the addicted brain works to better understand what drug addiction does to the most important human organ on a physiological level. When you sit down to eat an ice cream sundae, how do you feel? You probably feel happy or excited in anticipation of the yummy treat you’re [...]

10 Signs You Have Bottled Up Emotions (and How They Secretly Affect You)

By |2018-09-11T19:19:16+00:00February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Bottled up emotions can affect your life in unexpected ways. For this reason, it’s important to recognize if you repressing your emotions too much. We all have moments where it is better to repress our emotions rather than articulate every single feeling we experience. Our society dictates that we should be strong and unemotional. But [...]

7 Signs Someone You Love Is a Functioning Alcoholic

By |2018-09-19T13:23:01+00:00October 19th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Being a functioning alcoholic doesn’t mean falling over in the drunken stupor. Sometimes alcoholics hide their problems really well. I'm not here to bash social drinking and I’m not here to act as an advocate, either. What I am here to do is warn you about the effects of alcohol addiction as it relates to [...]

What Are Generational Curses and How They Could Be Secretly Affecting Your Life

By |2018-09-11T19:42:43+00:00August 18th, 2017|Categories: Medicine & Genetics, Uncommon Science, Unexplained Mysteries|Tags: , , , , |

If you are experiencing more than the normal amount of “bad luck,” then you could be the victim of a generational curse. Generational curses or family curses have more than one origin definition. They have ties to genetic imperfections passed down from your parents, or they could be spiritual curses placed upon your ancestors for [...]