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You Don’t Look Like You Think You Look

If anyone knows what you look like, it's you, right? You check yourself in the mirror every day, have a few social media profiles, and take the occasional selfie. But it turns out that strangers may h…

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The Person You’re Most Jealous of on Facebook

We’ve all done it: the scrolling through photos on Facebook and making some comparisons between what we see online and what we see in the mirror. There’s the ultra-thin friend who, even after three …

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Is Age Just a Number? 3 Studies Find Out

Some would agree that you’re as young as you feel (or behave). Others, well, they’re constantly reminded by friends, family and society to consider how many miles they have on the old “odometer.” But …

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How Bad Body Image Interferes With Intimacy

By Linda DiBella for YourTango.com. Intimacy. In a romantic relationship, it is a sacred bond that requires openness and vulnerability. It requires the courage to express the deepest parts of yours…

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How Bad Body Image Can Ruin Your Sex Life

By David Wygant for YourTango.com. How do you feel when you're naked? How do you feel when you get undressed, look in the mirror and see yourself totally nude? Be honest. What do you see first w…

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Am I Thinking For Myself?

Once you seriously ask, “Am I thinking for myself?” the entire hierarchy of identity starts to unravel. If you keep asking without being daunted, eventually you get closer to the core. This is the f…

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Be a Perfect Lover

To the extent you know love, you become love. Love is more than an emotion, it is a force of nature and therefore must contain truth. To some extent we all fall in love with images. We carry these …

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Learning to Let Go

The skill of letting go can be learned; once learned, you will enjoy living more spontaneously. Make the most of every experience: Meaning is essential. If this moment truly matters to you, you wil…

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Who Do You Think You Are?

It's very easy to get caught up in what other people think -- or what you think they think of you. And while it's important to consider other people's opinions, your opinion of yourself is just as imp…

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It’s Time to Stop Lying About Sex

The New York Times' Op-Ed columnist, Maureen Dowd couldn’t resist jumping into the conversation about women’s sexuality, S & M and why some very smart women enjoy surrendering to a powerful man,…

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