emotions

6 Shocking Ways Repressed Anger Affects Your Health, Backed by Science

By | 2017-06-17T20:42:24+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Anger is an emotion that in some cases can be healthy if it is expressed quickly and the reasons for it understood. But what about repressed anger? Keeping anger inside for long periods of time is not healthy and can have serious repercussions for the person holding it in. Here are six ways that repressed [...]

Having a Strong Character Comes with These 7 Drawbacks

By | 2017-05-29T18:07:02+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , , , |

People with a strong character are often confident, assertive, ambitious and hardworking. However, being strong does have its drawbacks. People with a strong character have a lot going for them. They are usually successful in most things because of their self-discipline and hard work. They know their strengths and abilities and put their skills to good use. When [...]

7 Inconvenient Truths That Will Change Your Perception of Life

By | 2017-05-27T16:37:57+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Our current life situation is largely a result of what we believe. When we face certain inconvenient truths, we can change our lives for the better. It's much easier in life to blame your spouse, boss, society, the government, big business, neighbors and so on for your current situation. The inconvenient truths about life are that you [...]

10 Negative Coping Mechanisms People Use to Hide from Their Problems

By | 2017-06-14T16:23:54+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Coping mechanisms are when the person uses certain strategies in order to overcome, get through or manage life’s problems. Many of us have experienced the loss of a loved one, a break-up which devastated us, the diagnosis in our immediate family of a terminal illness, or any kind of stressful situation where we feel we [...]

5 Unexpected Ways Emotional Pain Affects Your Health

By | 2017-06-17T16:13:41+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

If you're like everyone else, you're probably more aware of your physical problems than your emotional pain. The latter stands out more than the former but has equally serious consequences. What makes it worse is that we tend to track our physical instead of our emotional health. Here are a few effects of emotional pain, [...]

Signs That Your Kid Is a Highly Sensitive Child (and How to Best Parent Them)

By | 2017-06-15T16:04:02+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A highly sensitive child needs support if they are to grow into a healthy adult. Here’s how to know if your child is sensitive and what to do to help them. You probably already know if you have a highly sensitive child though you may not have put a name to the condition. A sensitive [...]

Who Are Emotional Vampires and How to Recognize if You Are Dealing with One (or Are One Yourself)

By | 2017-06-14T16:00:59+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Emotional vampires are like their monster counterparts, they drain your life away. But it’s not blood they’re after, it’s the life essence of others that feeds them. I was excited about writing this piece, and yes, I had some pretty interesting angles. But when I started to study the subject, I made a horrifying discovery. [...]

10 Strange Things You Had No Idea Were Good For Your Brain

By | 2017-06-08T17:04:33+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Strange things work wonders in your brain. You would know that activities like exercise, meditation, and reading do your mind a lot of good. But strange things may play a part in its good health as well. These oddities may take you by surprise. Why all the fuss over the brain? Human beings play more [...]

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