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7 Hidden Causes of Fear That Could Explain Why You Avoid Some Things in Life

By |2019-01-18T15:22:02+00:00January 18th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We, as humans, are afraid of many things, sometimes developing severe phobias. So, what are the hidden causes of fear? What are the reasons for these reactions? When I was a little girl, I was afraid of the forest surrounding my house, but only at night. During the day, I ran through the woods without [...]

5 Confucius Teachings That Will Help You Reach Inner Peace

By |2018-11-15T16:09:35+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Confucius teachings inspired centuries of philosophy. They are an integral part of Chinese education and teach us so much about inner peace and happiness. Before we list Confucius teachings, let's first talk about the biography of this legendary philosopher. Who was Confucius? Confucius was a Chinese philosopher in 6th Century BCE who became a legendary [...]

What Do Dreams about Going Back to School Mean and Reveal about Your Life?

By |2018-12-19T15:54:57+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

There’s this dream I have where I’ve gone back to school to sit an exam, but I haven’t revised for it. If you’ve ever had a similar dream, trust me, you’re not alone. Going back to school dreams rank in the top five highest of our most common dreams. The top five most common dreams [...]

What Causes Nightmares? 5 Things That Could Be Hiding Behind Your Bad Dreams

By |2018-12-05T15:01:37+00:00December 5th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Everybody has bad dreams sometimes, where you wake up in a cold sweat. What causes nightmares like this? With your heart and thoughts racing, you struggle with nightmares. Sometimes you are afraid to go to sleep again to avoid your dreams. What is happening? What makes our brain draw all these horrible, unpleasant pictures and what [...]

New Phobia Treatment Revealed by a Study Could Make It Easier to Beat Your Fears

By |2018-11-22T15:06:48+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Having suffered from a phobia for most of my life, I’m always on the lookout for a new phobia treatment. The problem is, most treatments take time and prolonged exposure to the subject of the phobia. As a consequence, it’s much easier to walk away from this kind of treatment than try and keep on [...]

What Does a Dream about Losing Teeth Mean? What Psychology Has to Say

By |2018-11-23T21:14:21+00:00November 21st, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Ever had a dream about losing teeth? You are not alone! It is surprisingly common – and it’s been the topic of study for a number of psychologists. A recurring dream about losing teeth If you’ve ever had the dream about losing teeth more than once, you might want to look at reasons why you [...]

4 Unexpected Effects of Video Games That May Surprise You

By |2018-11-20T14:01:32+00:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Futurism & Technology, Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

It’s easy to make assumptions about the effects of video games. I mean, it makes sense to think that violent video games lead to higher rates of violence in real life. The reality, however, could be much simpler. For example, maybe aggressive people are simply drawn to violent video games? The problem is that we [...]

8 Types of Anxiety Dreams and What They Reveal about Your Life

By |2018-11-14T15:11:05+00:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Anxiety dreams can speak volumes about your life and surroundings. Many times, the only way we understand what’s going on is through these dreams. Dream interpretation is all fun and games until you’re plagued with anxiety dreams. These are not the same as nightmares, mind you. There is a bit of difference between the two. [...]