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The Psychology of Poverty (Infographic)

Everyone knows the old saying that "money can't buy happiness;" however, there is a proven link between mental health and income level. Having basic needs met is essential for life. While poverty can …

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How to Be Happier at Work (Infographic)

Although working five days a week seems like it can take away valuable time to be doing other things you love, you don't have to dread the full-time work week. There are plenty of ways to make sure th…

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How to Get Happier as You Get Older (Infographic)

While aging may be a sore subject for some, it doesn't have to be. In fact, you can make it a point to get healthier and happier with age, instead of fretting about the passing years. Check out the…

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When Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Strikes in the Summer

Most people who live in areas of the world with cold and dark winters are familiar with Seasonal Affective Disorder—a form of depression that's also referred to as "the winter blues." But did you know…

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The Science of Happiness (Infographic)

Happiness: a state or emotion that can either be a daily enjoyment or an elusive beast. However complicated we make happiness out to be, the science behind what is going on while you are happy can be …

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Time for a Brain Detox

Everybody talks about a healthy, strong, toned body, but, what about our brains? Our bodies are the houses for our souls. Therefore, our body is, indeed, a sacred temple. For so long, I did not und…

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Give Your First Chakra a Tune-Up!

First... what's a chakra? Chakras are measurable patterns of electromagnetic activity and centers for the reception, assimilation and transmission of life energies. Each chakra is associated …

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The Science Behind Gift-Giving (Infographic)

If you've ever wondered why giving someone the perfect gift (or even receiving one) makes you feel good, the answer is the science behind it. Neurological research suggests the good feeling of giving …

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Declare Your Independence from 4 Destructive Life Patterns

Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness are the ideals that are celebrated each Independence Day. But even though Americans do enjoy a great deal of freedom in our everyday lives, we are still all …

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Is Stress a Contributing Factor to Alzheimer’s?

Although much remains to be learned about the causes of mental decline, it has been well documented recently that stress is an important contributing factor, including to the development of Alzheimer'…

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