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  • social media and isolation

Studies Confirm the Link Between the Use of Social Media and Isolation

By |2020-02-17T14:35:02+03:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

From the UK to the US and all the way to India, numerous studies confirm links between social media and loneliness, depression, and anxiety. But how can social media use cause social isolation? Why is social media so bad for our mental health? And does this mean we need to completely cut social media out [...]

  • types of loneliness

6 Types of Loneliness and Different Causes of This Universal Feeling

By |2019-11-20T14:55:11+03:00November 20th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Loneliness is something we’re all familiar with. It’s almost a compulsory part of the human experience. But, did you know that there are many different types and causes of loneliness? Loneliness isn’t just one blanket feeling, it can be brought on by all sorts of experiences, not just from being alone. Knowing why you feel [...]

  • oversharing on social media

5 Reasons Behind Oversharing on Social Media and How to Stop It

By |2019-11-15T09:25:05+03:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We love social media. It is an undeniable part of daily life now, and for the most part, that’s okay. Unfortunately, sometimes it can all get too much and we start oversharing personal things on social media. We all know someone whose social media is flooded with stories that are too personal and too detailed [...]

  • feeling detached from everyone

Feeling Detached from Everyone? Why It Happens and How to Cope

By |2019-09-26T15:00:30+03:00September 26th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Why are some people prone to feeling detached from those around them? Are you such a person yourself? If you are, then you have probably wondered where this feeling comes from and how to stop it. I always felt somehow disconnected from the people around me. As if there was an invisible wall between me [...]

  • i hate my life

‘I Hate My Life’: Why You Feel This Way and What to Do

By |2020-03-01T18:43:01+03:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Do you hate your life? Well, to be honest, there have been times where I wasn’t really happy with mine either. I can see why some people may hate the life that was given to them. That’s because I’ve seen poverty and I’ve seen what horrific pain can do to a person. Many times, I [...]

  • feeling numb

Are You Feeling Numb? 7 Things That Could Cause This and How to Cope

By |2019-09-16T20:47:27+03:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Wow! How’d you know? I am feeling numb. I go through stages that always seem to lead back to this place. Feelings of numbness come and go, sometimes without warning. Their random tingling slips into our minds and leaves us as if we’re floating in a pool of nothing. Could it be? Well, feeling numb [...]

  • lonely and depressed humanity

Why Are We as Lonely and Depressed as Never Before? 6 Science-Backed Reasons

By |2019-08-08T17:50:38+03:00August 8th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

People seem lonely and depressed even more so than in past times. Can science help us understand why? Depression has always been a melancholy friend, but it didn't seem to take as much precedent then as it does today. Loneliness and depression seem to be in every household now, leading to feelings of hopelessness and [...]

  • outsider introvert

If You Feel Like an Outsider as an Introvert, This Is the Perfect Book for You

By |2019-06-22T14:23:30+03:00June 24th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Introvert's World, Literature, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Colin Wilson was ever the Outsider. As he huddled in his frigid room in Brockley, a South London suburb, alone on Christmas Day, he contemplated his position. He was alone, in isolation. He had no family or close relation to share that Christmas with. His girlfriend was at her parents’ house, and he did not [...]