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Is Your Partner OK? Spot the Signs of 4 Mental Illnesses

Don't blow off odd or troubling behavior just because it's someone you know and love. Every day, we hear endless†tragic news stories about†people†killing and abusing family members, co-workers or…

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10 Ways to Feel Good Naturally (Infographic)

Although happiness is contagious, it's hard to make others feel good if you†don't feel good. Happiness doesn't have to be a looming goal or destination, but rather a day-by-day simple switch. The litt…

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How Nature Reduces Mental Illness Risk

Have you had your daily dose of trees, flowers and shrubs? No, I donít mean in the form of herbal medicine. Iím referring to spending time communing with nature. Thanks to a new study published in the…

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6 Incredible Reasons to Get More Massages

While regular massages may feel extravagant and†indulgent, they are an excellent tool for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Here are 6 excellent reasons to justify your next deep tissue appointment. …

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10 Reasons to Love the Herb St. John’s Wort

The popular herb St. Johnís Wort (Hypericum perforatum) often gets an eyebrow raise from the media, even in the face of whole volumes of research espousing its effectiveness for many health concerns. …

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Shining a Light on Light Pollution (Infographic)

Have you ever drifted off with the lights on? It turns out this could be doing more damage to your mental and physical health than you might think. Light pollution is the name for the artificial li…

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Sugar Consumption Linked to Depression

Most of us know that sugar sends our energy levels crashing within mere hours. But few people may realize the connection between sugar and depression. A new joint study published in the American Jo…

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4 Incredible Reasons to Dance at Any Age

While not everyone may be as incredible as†Misty Copeland, everybody and anybody can benefit from giving dance a try. Whether you try ballet, tango, or just freestyle with your friends, dancing of any…

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Is There Gender Bias In the Healthcare Industry?

Womenís health issues have a long history of being ignored, or misdiagnosed, by medical professionals.† For instance, female hysteria was the first mental disorder attributed solely to women (thanks …

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10+ Surprising Reasons To De-Clutter Your House

Got clutter? I know I sure do. Despite consciously avoiding the acquisition of new material possessions (books don't count--they're precious), I look around my small, two-bedroom apartment and am amaz…

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