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Chemicals are amazing things, especially for a nerd like myself who can watch YouTube videos of this man with wild frizzy hair – who looks like science – Dr. 195 more words


Online Epiphanies - Deconstructing the Modern Dating Scene

About a year ago, after over a decade of being “basically single” I started online dating.  I gave it a couple of weeks, before I was reminded that – 787 more words

Happy Anyway

Helping Teens Sleep at Night

Can’t fall asleep?

Sometimes it’s hard for teens to wind down by the end of the day. Between school, sports,
tutors, friends and homework—their brains are constantly on overdrive. 442 more words

General Health

The Almighty Hormone

Oxytocin is a peptide hormone that permits us to understand social groups, different social situations, effects in our behaviour, focus on positive emotion and help us to identify emotion in facial expressions. 523 more words

Beate Ditze

Hack into the magic of your happy

“Why do we do what we do or feel the way we feel? “ I have been meditative on this held thought throughout the day and came to this insignificant conclusion. 191 more words


Crushing -- Chapter 1

It’s Friday evening, which I’ve mentioned before on earlier posts. It seems to be the day of the week that I need to take stock of where I am before I begin writing. 1,049 more words


Bill Benson West Hollywood Therapist

July 1, 2015, Editors Edition


Nationally Recognized Psychotherapist Bill Benson, LMFT, LPCC Questions the Commonly Held Definition of Stress

For years, health care professionals (including many therapists) have advised their patients to live as… 888 more words