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My Husband is Addicted to Gaming: You’re Not Alone By TANYA J. PETERSON

My Husband is Addicted to Gaming: You’re Not Alone  TANYA J. PETERSON   If you find yourself uttering the words, “My husband is addicted to gaming,” know that you’re not the only one. Gaming continues to grow in popularity, alluring new games are produced on a constant basis, and boys who grew up playing video… Read More My Husband is Addicted to Gaming: You’re Not Alone By TANYA J. PETERSON

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The Curse of Apathy: Sources and Solutions by Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.

The Curse of Apathy: Sources and Solutions Beware of apathy—it can be your worst enemy. Posted Apr 27, 2016 by Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.   What, exactly, is apathy? In a sense, it’s something like falling in love. You can describe it all you want, but until you’ve experienced it, you can only guess at… Read More The Curse of Apathy: Sources and Solutions by Leon F Seltzer Ph.D.

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How Successful People Handle Toxic People By Travis Bradberry

How Successful People Handle Toxic People Travis Bradberry Oct 21, 2014 Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons. Either way, they create unnecessary complexity, strife, and worst of all… Read More How Successful People Handle Toxic People By Travis Bradberry

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Lonely, burned out, and depressed: The state of millennials’ mental health entering the 2020s By: Hillary Hoffower and Allana Akhtar Dec 16, 2019

Lonely, burned out, and depressed: The state of millennials’ mental health entering the 2020s Hillary Hoffower and Allana Akhtar Dec 16, 2019 Millennials are changing the way people look at and talk about mental health. Business Insider took a look at the mental-health state of millennials (defined by the Pew Research Center as the cohort turning ages 23… Read More Lonely, burned out, and depressed: The state of millennials’ mental health entering the 2020s By: Hillary Hoffower and Allana Akhtar Dec 16, 2019

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Self-Care Is Not An Indulgence. It’s A Discipline. By Tami Forman

Self-Care Is Not An Indulgence. It’s A Discipline. Tami Forman Dec 13, 2017,11:40am EST The way self-care is portrayed today is completely and utterly backward. First, self-care as a concept is almost exclusively aimed at women (generally wealthy white women who can afford the goods and services that get marketed to them as self-care). The… Read More Self-Care Is Not An Indulgence. It’s A Discipline. By Tami Forman

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Stress and Coping

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Stress and Coping The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger. Everyone reacts… Read More Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Stress and Coping

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Relationship Trouble: Is it Your Partner or Your Mental Health Condition? Here’s How to Know The Difference by Amanda Phillips

Relationship Trouble: Is it Your Partner or Your Mental Health Condition? Here’s How to Know The Difference Written by Writer’s Corps member Amanda Phillips When toxic behaviors began to appear in my relationship, I thought they were symptoms of my own struggles with my mental health conditions. Was I being too sensitive because I was having an… Read More Relationship Trouble: Is it Your Partner or Your Mental Health Condition? Here’s How to Know The Difference by Amanda Phillips

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Waking up at the same time each night? The Chinese medicine “body clock” explains why BY Turning Pointe

Waking up at the same time each night? The Chinese medicine “body clock” explains why. FEBRUARY 19, 2017 Human beings have an intrinsic and powerful connection to sunlight that evolved over thousands of years. Before the advent of electricity we were bound by the constraints of daylight, and our sleep cycles followed suit. But today, electricity… Read More Waking up at the same time each night? The Chinese medicine “body clock” explains why BY Turning Pointe

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How To Give A Shit About Something (When You Don’t Care About Anything) by Rosie L

How To Give A Shit About Something (When You Don’t Care About Anything) by: Rosie L This post is in answer to a question I received by email: how does one find a way to care about something when you don’t care about anything? Apathy might be my least favourite feeling Except, it’s not even a… Read More How To Give A Shit About Something (When You Don’t Care About Anything) by Rosie L

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Chronic Inflammation Removes Motivation by Reducing Dopamine in the Brain By Dr. Liji Thomas, MD

Chronic Inflammation Removes Motivation by Reducing Dopamine in the Brain By Dr. Liji Thomas, MD Why do we feel listless when we are recovering from an illness? The answer is, apparently, that low-grade chronic inflammation interferes with the dopaminergic signaling system in the brain that motivates us to do things. This was reported in a… Read More Chronic Inflammation Removes Motivation by Reducing Dopamine in the Brain By Dr. Liji Thomas, MD