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7 Emotion-Focused Coping Techniques That Work Wonders for Anxiety and Stress

By | 2018-05-24T14:56:31+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Anxiety and stress feed off your emotions, wouldn’t you say? That’s why emotion-focused coping techniques are the best ways to beat these villains before they can cause severe damage. No one likes being stressed out or filled with anxiety. Although anxiety can become so bad that it transforms into a disorder, it can still be [...]

10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s and How to Recognize & Deal with Them

By | 2018-04-24T14:35:40+00:00 April 24th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

By recognizing the early signs of Alzheimer's, you have a chance to help your loved ones who are at risk and give them an opportunity to live a normal life. Alzheimer's disease affects nearly 47 million people all over the world. These numbers are enough to bring forth the grim reality that is this [...]

What Is Situational Awareness and How to Develop It with These 5 Tips

By | 2018-03-27T20:29:32+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Much of the time when we are out and about we are unaware of what is going on around us and this can make us vulnerable. Developing good situational awareness skills can keep us safe. We have all had moments when we felt unsafe or vulnerable or when bad things happened to us because we [...]

7 Signs Your Abstract Thinking Is Highly Developed (and How to Further Advance It)

By | 2018-03-10T14:00:49+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Abstract thinking is the ability to think about things that are not actually present. People who think in an abstract way look at the broader significance of ideas and information rather than the concrete details. Abstract thinkers are interested in the deeper meaning of things and the bigger picture. Is your abstract thinking above average? What [...]

4 Best Thriller Movies of All Time That Will Mess with Your Head

By | 2018-03-09T21:32:57+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , |

Movies are great mediums for taking us on emotionally and psychological roller coasters. Some of the best thriller movies of all time will take you even further and will mess with your head for days after you watch them. We love thrillers because they have us on the edge of our seats as we watch [...]

Sensing vs Intuition: What Is the Difference and Which of the Two Do You Use?

By | 2018-03-05T20:21:13+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

There are two ways to look at any given situation or task: sensing vs intuition. You may have thought they were the same thing, but they’re not. The one you tend to rely on frames how you navigate life. Have you ever taken the Myers Briggs personality test? If you have, you’ve noticed how accurate [...]

Eye Movements When Lying: How Your Eyes Betray Your Lies

By | 2018-02-07T22:49:08+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Can your eye movements reveal whether you are telling the truth or not? Some body language experts believe a person exhibits certain eye movements when lying, but others disagree. It is generally accepted that the left side of our brain is associated with logic and our right side with creativity. Therefore anyone who looks left is [...]

What Is Psychological Splitting and How You May Be Using It without Even Knowing

By | 2018-02-15T23:14:07+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological splitting is also known as all-or-nothing or black-and-white thinking. Psychological splitting is an unconscious process whereby a person tends to view themselves and their life in extremes. Everything is either good or bad, and there are no grey areas. Typically, psychological splitting is about having polarising beliefs. This is where a person will exclusively [...]