5 Ways Sadness is Good for You

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Scientists are finding out how sadness works in the brain—and they’re discovering that it can confer important advantages. Sadness is …

Working Through Divorce

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It’s not unusual for people to turn to religious figures for comfort in difficult times. But when I saw my …

What you don’t know about marriage

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In this funny, casual talk from TEDx, writer Jenna McCarthy shares surprising research on how marriages (especially happy marriages) really …

Couples & Sleeping

When one person has sleep issues, both can suffer. Certain sleep disorders, like snoring, have been shown to reduce the …

Sorry, You Can’t Speed Read

OUR favorite Woody Allen joke is the one about taking a speed-reading course. “I read ‘War and Peace’ in 20 …

Adult Children & Divorce

The divorce rate among couples 50 and older has soared. The number of individuals who are adults when their parents …

Autisim & A Marriage

I had fantasized that the emotional cues I was missing in my autism would bring me closer to people. The …

Coping With Infidelity In Divorce

Infidelity can seem like the ultimate form of betrayal in a relationship. Oftentimes, it completely breaks all the trust even …

The Brain and Motivation

There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, what if you could hack them to motivate …