What to Do with People Who Don’t Say Thanks

What to Do with People Who Don’t Say Thanks

Like the researchers in the Israeli study, you could look at some form of more private gratitude intervention in which you provide, in a nonthreatening way, opportunities for these people to offer thanks, even for simple things.

What We Know About Near Death Experiences

What We Know About Near Death Experiences

If those who have had a pleasant NDE find it hard to share their experience, then people are even less likely to report a distressing one for fear of what they think it says about them or that others might judge them negatively.

Type 1 diabetes and teens: Signs and symptoms to look for

Type 1 diabetes and teens: Signs and symptoms to look for

He has always been kind of a solid boy with a large frame — never one of those reed thin, gangly boys — but suddenly, he was becoming one," she said, "and of course, we thought he was simply 'leaning out.'" Though Henry continued to lose weight and began to sleep more, it took a few months for the Doylestown, Pennsylvania mother to notice symptoms that did not fit with what she believed was normal for teenage boys.

Spaghetti pie is a fun way to make dinner with leftovers for later

Spaghetti pie is a fun way to make dinner with leftovers for later

See how this crazy spaghetti pie pizza gets made It operates on the same principle as a baked ziti, so feel free to change up the type of pasta or type of cheese or sauce as you see fit.

Adenovirus Kills 12 in 2 States, But What Is It?

Adenovirus Kills 12 in 2 States, But What Is It?

“They don’t know that they are shedding the virus, so if they come into contact with someone and don’t use good hand[-washing] hygiene, it’s possible for them to infect the other person and not know it,” says Shane.

Gaining Distance from Family Members

Gaining Distance from Family Members

The second type of voluntary distance families experience is “parting mutually.” When this type of distance occurs it is agreed upon by all family members that gaining distance from one another would be good for everyone.

Go to Bed and Stay Healthy

Go to Bed and Stay Healthy

Everyone has a circadian rhythm—an internal body clock that runs on a 24-hour cycle and determines whether you are an evening chronotype, a night owl with a preference for staying up late and sleeping in the next morning, or a morning chronotype, an early bird who functions best when hitting the sack earlier in the evening and rising with (or before) the sun.

When Do Attempts to Counter Gender Stereotypes Backfire?

When Do Attempts to Counter Gender Stereotypes Backfire?

Here’s a sampling: She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World (Philomel Books, 2017), Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook Up the World (Simon & Schuster, 2018), Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2018), Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World (Bloomsbury, 2016), Women Who Dared: 52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventurers, and Rebels (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2017), Anthology of Amazing Women: Trailblazers Who Dared to Be Different (Little Bee Books, 2018), The Book of Awesome Women: Boundary Breakers, Freedom Fighters, Sheroes and Female Firsts (Mango, 2017).

Genital Mutilation of Girls and Women

Genital Mutilation of Girls and Women

World map showing % of girls/women aged 15-49 years who have undergone Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Because of reliable evidence regarding effects of FGM on women’s reproductive health is scarce, WHO established a Study Group on Female Genital Mutilation and Obstetric Outcome.

Can Short Fasts Help Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

Can Short Fasts Help Reverse Type 2 Diabetes?

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Occasional fasting may help control type 2 diabetes, a small Canadian study suggests. But this trial showed that 24-hour fasting regimens can significantly reverse or eliminate the need for diabetic medication, the study authors said.