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8 Signs of a Melancholic Personality and Why It Can Be Hard to Understand

By |2019-01-21T16:13:55+00:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Empath and HSP, Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are many different types of personality out there, but one of the most misunderstood is the melancholic personality. A melancholic personality is hard to understand because the person who has it will naturally be one that keeps to themselves. This makes it difficult to truly understand them. There is nothing wrong with having a [...]

What Is Internet Gaming Disorder and Why Experts Disagree on the Diagnosis

By |2019-01-16T20:52:09+00:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

There is some confusion as to whether internet gaming disorder is an actual disorder. But if we look at the latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), we can see there is a concern. In Section III, Internet Gaming Disorder is considered to be serious enough to warrant further investigation. [...]

What Is a Phlegmatic Personality Type and 13 Signs That This Is You

By |2019-01-12T23:56:25+00:00January 12th, 2019|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Do you have a phlegmatic personality type and if so, what are the signs? The temperament types are one of the oldest methods of determining your personality. There are four temperament types: sanguine, phlegmatic, choleric, and melancholic. Your temperament type affects your appearance and your personality. But before we look at the phlegmatic personality type [...]

The Curious Case of Phineas Gage and Why It Still Fascinates Neuroscientists

By |2018-12-28T14:18:02+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: History & Archaeology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Does the name Phineas Gage ring a bell? If not, but you are fascinated with the human brain, then sit back, relax and let me tell you this incredible story. These days we know a lot about the human brain. For example, which areas are responsible for cognitive function or processing the senses. But back [...]

6 Common Toxic People Traits: Does Anyone in Your Life Have Them?

By |2018-11-21T13:06:32+00:00December 29th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Toxic people traits can be very hard to identify, particularly with the rise anonymity on the internet. When is somebody just kind of a bad influence, and when are they truly toxic? When is somebody just in a bad mood, or not dealing with stress well, or just toxic? Is there any way to truly [...]

5 Signs You Grew up in an Enmeshed Family and How It Differs from a Healthy One

By |2018-11-20T15:44:19+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Unfortunately, many people live in an enmeshed family environment. Although the closeness of family members cultivates love, it hinders the growth of individualism. An enmeshed family may not seem all that bad at first. In fact, having a close-knit family unit has many benefits for its members. However, an enmeshed family can stunt the [...]

Name Meanings: Can Your Name Reveal Your Personality?

By |2018-12-23T11:06:43+00:00December 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We know how powerful language can be, but what about our names? Just how important are name meanings? Can they reveal anything about our identities? Our names are an important part of our identity. It's one of the first things people notice about us. Whether we like it or not, our name is a huge [...]

4 Key Secrets to Understanding Human Behavior, Backed by Science

By |2018-11-16T15:00:06+00:00December 21st, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

It's no exaggeration to say that we are complex beings, therefore, understanding human behavior is, in itself, complicated. Human beings are products of all kinds of influences. Genes, environment, culture, and, of course, our upbringing. We actively process and interact with an ever-changing world around us. As we endeavor to navigate through this world, we [...]