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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 [...]

Facebook Depression: 5 Ways Facebook Could Be Secretly Making You Feel Bad

By |2018-10-02T11:00:54+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Is Facebook depression real? Since social media became more popular among people, there have been studies looking into any potential side effects of long-term use. There are a lot of differing opinions on what social media can do to someone. This is becoming particularly evident now that people can be constantly connected. Many people use [...]

5 Signs of Social Media Narcissism You May Not Even Notice in Yourself

By |2018-09-26T14:48:59+00:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Social media narcissism is the newest manifestation of vanity. With over two billion Facebook users, 500 million Instagram users and 300 million Twitter users, social media is by far the most popular online activity of the century. But, with all the sharing, liking and commenting, people are getting obsessed with how others see them online. [...]

Who Are Internet Trolls in Real Life and How to Deal with Them?

By |2018-11-17T22:02:20+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We’re all aware of internet trolls. Those anonymous people who hide behind their keyboards and post nasty comments. But who are they in real life? More to the point, how do we deal with them? Before we go into detail about the personality types of internet trolls, let’s just quickly examine who they are likely [...]

How to Protect Your Identity from Thieves and Corporations on the Internet

By |2018-11-23T21:22:33+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology|Tags: , , , |

The Internet equals convenience. That said, it has many dangers, so it's necessary to know how to protect your identity. Identity thieves are becoming more sophisticated every day. They have many ways to use the information that you have stored online to access your bank accounts. So, how to protect your identity and what should [...]

8 Weird Signs of Narcissism, Based on Psychological Studies

By |2018-09-05T23:31:26+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Narcissism is the new popular insult nowadays, it seems. However, these people do exist, and there are weird signs of narcissism to prove it. I’ve gotten into the habit of saying people are narcissists based on my psychological crackerjack self-image….see the narcissism there? Yes, I can joke about myself that way. Anyway, narcissists are real, [...]

6 Uncomfortable Self-Esteem Activities That Will Boost Your Confidence

By |2018-09-06T12:32:26+00:00May 21st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Good self-esteem and confidence are two things that you are not born with. However, there are some self-esteem activities which may seem uncomfortable, but practicing them regularly will increase your confidence and belief in yourself. If you know someone with great self-confidence, it is because they spent a long time building it up, using various [...]

5 Social Activities That Are Ruining Your Intelligence & Mental Health

By |2018-11-23T23:30:48+00:00May 8th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Social activities are what makes humans different from other animals. Human beings are, by nature, social creatures. So you would think that the more we get together, talk to one another, share ideas and knowledge, the smarter we’d get. Not so according to research, which suggests that some social activities are actually bad for our [...]