Sep
24

Clutter and Stress Got You Down? Take a Look at This Organizational Bliss.

If you're like a lot of people, clutter makes you nervous and anxious. If clutter doesn't make you feel this way, I don't understand you and you frighten me. For normal many people, though, order brings about a sense of calm. Maybe it's a futile human fallacy to try and fight entropy, but it really, really makes us feel better. We're visual creatures, after all, and visual harmony makes … [Read more...]

Sep
24

How stress affects your body – Sharon Horesh Bergquist

https://youtube.com/watch?v=v-t1Z5-oPtUView full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-stress-affects-your-body-sharon-horesh-bergquist Our hard-wired stress response is designed to gives us the quick burst of heightened alertness and energy needed to perform our best. But stress isn’t all good. When activated too long or too often, stress can damage virtually every part of our body. Sharon … [Read more...]

Sep
23

She Did The Most Disgusting Thing When Her Toddler Wouldn’t Stop Crying

Not being a mom myself, I can only imagine how frustrating it is to be a parent sometimes. Dealing with crying, screaming, or misbehaving children could drive anyone to the edge of their sanity, but I think we can all agree that what this angry mother did is completely inexcusable.Someone in the Guangdong province of southeast China recently witnessed a woman mercilessly kicking her toddler on a … [Read more...]

Sep
22

When A Brilliant Computer Science Student Decides To Make An Epic Creation, You Get This… Whoa.

This enormous structure may look just like a toy, but it's so much more than that. It's a machine... made from toys. Austin Granger, a University of Minnesota computer science student, dedicated 250 hours of work and over 100,000 K'Nex pieces to create this work of art that stands over 23 feet tall and is displayed at The Works Museum. Who knew that K'Nex could be used for something so awesome … [Read more...]

Aug
31

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia NervosaAnorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that makes people lose more weight than is considered healthy for their age and height. Persons with this disorder may have an intense fear of weight gain, even when they are underweight. They may diet or exe...Read More... … [Read more...]

Aug
21

Vanishing Mexican Lawyers Are Leaving Fear And Questions Behind

More than 60 lawyers disappeared or were killed during a wave of violence in Durango. Their families mourn them and hope for justice while their colleagues scurry away from certain criminal cases. DURANGO, Mexico — When Claudio Hugo Gallardo disappeared in 2013, his sons scoured the local hospital, prison, and morgue frantically. They combed through video … [Read more...]

Aug
21

Insomnia – Overview

Insomnia - OverviewInsomnia is trouble falling asleep, staying asleep through the night, or waking up too early in the morning. Episodes of insomnia may come and go or be long-lasting. The quality of your sleep is as important as how much sleep you get.Read More... … [Read more...]

Aug
20

20 Old-Timey Words That Are So Relevant, They Need To Be Brought Back

13. Grumbletonian: an person who is often unhappy and grumbles as a result. Pixabay 15. Uhtceare: pre-dawn anxiety in which one is lying awake and worrying. Flickr / Mislav Marohnić … [Read more...]

Aug
19

18 IKEA Shopping Tips That Will Save You Time And Money

What’s big and blue and stressful all over? View this image › Alice Mongkongllite / BuzzFeed / Via Flickr: nkeppol / Creative Commons 1. Sign up for IKEA's moving program and get $25 off your next purchase of $250 or more. … [Read more...]

Aug
18

This Secret About 10 Everyday Products Will Blow You Away… And Save You Serious Cash.

Once you're an adult (or at least forced to move out of your mother's basement), you realize some important things about life. You have to be responsible for paying your own taxes, you need to get health insurance... and you'll spend a mind-blowing amount of money every week on the most boring products. Before, you didn't realize you could spend $100 on mops, buckets and soap. It's a tragic … [Read more...]