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The Astonishing Two Minute Cure For Phobia

Share8 Pin15 Tweet13 Stumble80 Reddit Flip ShareShares 116 While each of us experiences fear sometimes, sufferers of phobias experience persistent anxiety that can  affect their daily lives. Treatment can be a long process, often involving months of psychotherapy, which can be expensive. What if there was a

Holding Yourself Back? How To Stop Procrastinating. Now!

Share22 Pin30 Tweet23 Stumble7K Reddit Flip Share11Shares 7K Everyone procrastinates occasionally. However, between 20 – 25% of people are known as chronic procrastinators. They put off everything, in every area of their lives, which is sounding depressingly familiar to me. But why do we procrastinate? And what

Does Deciding Make You Fat? Or Cheat?

Share11 Pin9 Tweet6 Stumble67 Reddit Flip ShareShares 93An Australian study recently discovered that the type of decisions you make at work can affect the size of your waistline. It’s been known for a long time that  added responsibilities at work can increase stress. And, in turn, chronically

The Less You Know The More Answers You Have!

Share32 Pin22 Tweet9 Stumble53 Reddit Flip ShareShares 116In 1999, Justin Kruger and David Dunning identified a flaw in the human brain. The Dunning-Kruger Effect is a cognitive bias whereby poor performers tend to overestimate their competence in any given field. Sounds quite safe and bland doesn’t it?

The Scary Reason That Play Time Is Essential

Share9 Pin13 Tweet19 Stumble104 Reddit Flip ShareShares 145 Please be advised that the following article mentions a case of gun violence. Today’s Thought for Thursday deals with the important business of play. We know that it helps children learn. We know that it’s good for parents to