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moody teen

Typical Moody Teen Or Serious Problem? How To Tell?

Adolescent angst is something that most if not all teens go through. So how can you tell whether it is typical teen rebellion or something deeper that ails? Since mental illnesses often start during adolescence, it is important to detect it early on. Here are some warning signs of deeper problems that one should look […]

Being Productive In Life

Being Productive In Life

Increased Productivity increases the chances to succeed. These may look like simple words having simple meaning, but need lot of effort in fulfilling. Old adages do prove to be valuable in times like these where in order to have a fruitful life we need to prove ourselves more. It is enhanced productivity that brings about […]

How Can Bibliotherapy Help You?

How Can Bibliotherapy Help You?

Those of us who look upon books as friends will readily understand the concept behind bibliotherapy; the concept that reading books is a healing experience which has been recognized as dating back to the 1930s. We have a natural inclination to identify with others and their expressions of art and literature, which is how reading […]

A Formula For Happiness – If There Can Be Such A Thing!

A Formula For Happiness – If There Can Be Such A Thing!

June 18 or the third Friday of every June is supposed to be the happiest day of the year, if indeed such a generalization can ever be made. According to a mathematical formula for happiness compounded by Dr Cliff Arnall of Cardiff, it is a combination of factors such as childhood memories of summer, blooming […]

workplace failure

How To Cope With Failures At Workplace?

We all make mistakes and it is human to make mistakes. Let us start with this basic step of acceptance. The best way to overcome guilt about our past failures is to accept them and letting go of things that are beyond our control that is when we really learn to accept ourselves. Workplace failure […]

What Is Circumstantial Depression?

What Is Circumstantial Depression?

Circumstantial depression or Situational Depression, as it is sometimes known, is the sort of depression that is caused by a particular event, or loss, or bereavement, or a life altering change in one’s life. It could be the death of a dear one, a retrenchment or job loss, a major or incapacitating accident that could […]

Women More Susceptible To Body Distortion, Stress

Women More Susceptible To Body Distortion, Stress

As men are more at risk from certain conditions, so are women more at risk for certain others. For instance, compared to men, women are twice as vulnerable to stress because there is a biological reason for this according to recent research. Women are more sensitive to a hormone that is produced at times of […]

What Scares the Stars

Celebrity Phobias: What Scares the Stars?

15 celebrities terrified of the most peculiar things