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Will CBD Change Modern Pain Management?

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Today, CBD is used to treat a myriad of conditions and its effects are reflected in both controlled scientific studies and personal accounts.

2019 233

12 Surprising Uses for Vicks VapoRub

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There are two scents that remind me of being a sick kid: brandy and Vicks VapoRub. Whenever I had a cold, those were my mom’s go-to remedies. She would make me a glass of hot water, honey, and brandy and then rub Vicks on my chest. I always felt instantly better (and slightly tipsy).

2019 249

5 Ways to Overcome Mental Blocks

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We’ve all been there- staring at a blank screen, throwing endless drafts in the trash, pulling out hair, scrolling through Facebook photos, re-ordering music libraries and even wiping the computer clean. We do anything to pass the time and avoid admitting the painfully obvious – we’ve hit a block.

2019 253

Live Life to Its Fullest: 39 Ways to Live and Not Merely Exist

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“The proper function of man is to live – not to exist.” ” – Jack London. Too often we go through life on autopilot, going through the motions and having each day pass like the one before it.

2018 277

3 Key Lessons We Can Learn From the One Minute Manager

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Managing people isn’t that easy. You have to know the right things to do if you want to bring out the best in them. The One Minute Manager by Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson is a remarkable book about management.

2019 246

Connecting With Your Child: 5 Things You Can Do To Stay Close Despite Your Work

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Having spent the last two decades working in the advertising industry based in New York but with clients all over the country, being on the road is just something that always came with the job.

2019 239

Fake Productivity vs Real Productivity

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Putting in work or “hustling” is the most widespread maxim for success in the world of entrepreneurship. But the question is this: Are you really being productive with your time or is your work merely a heightened form of procrastination?

2019 247

7 Signs That You’re Living in Denial

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We are all living in some form of denial. People everywhere- from the online entrepreneurs in Qatar to the shoe shines in Gary, Indiana- live in denial without even knowing it. I can’t be referring to you, can I? If your gut feeling is saying “No way!”,

2019 207

How to Overcome Emotional Abuse

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Emotional abuse isn’t the easiest thing to deal with. Compared with physical abuse, it leaves pain that lasts for a longer time. It creates a lot of grief and unhappiness that tend to torture the victim every single day.

2019 193

5 Inspiring People Who Started With Nothing and Changed the World

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A lot of people dream about being successful and achieving their dreams. Maybe, you’ve got a ‘big’ dream but you’re worried that it will never be anything more than a fantasy. You’re worried that you’re just not capable enough.

2019 222

16 Great Reasons to Meditate That’ll Convince You to Start Now

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Not only the monks or the devotees of Lord Shiva meditate. You don’t have to belong to a specific religion nor convert into an ascetic to meditate. There are many definitions of meditation by distinct people, but I feel this is where we are wrong.

2018 255

If Your Goals Don’t Scare You, You’re Setting Them Wrong

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“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short, but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.” – Michelangelo. When I was six years old, my alcoholic mother forced me to drink saltwater, then laughed in my face as I vomited into the sink.

2018 254

How To Keep Mold Out of Your Basement

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The adverse effects of mold are hard to overlook. From unpleasant appearance to respiratory problems and lethal consequences, mold can make our lives truly miserable. Even though it’s clearly not desirable, many people do everything necessary to help the mold grow.

2019 172

4 Unexpected Ways Playing Board Games Can Improve Your Well-Being

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Have you ever heard that you need to exercise your mind as well as your body? Play is an important part of human development, but adults are notoriously bad at making time for it. Finding time to relax is important to our health and even our sanity.

2018 241

4 Crucial Business Development Lessons for First-Time Entrepreneurs

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Completing my business studies, I knew that I wanted to create something on my own. I had ideas and was eager to materialize them as soon as possible. I had the so-called “entrepreneurial drive” and a wish to put it into practice while I was young.

2019 176

ADHD Summer Camp Can Improve Social Skills of Special Kids

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Children look forward to summer camp for various reasons: trying unique and exciting activities, making new friends (or reconnecting with old ones), and seeking adventure away from parents. Parents often look to camp for growth opportunities – physical, social and emotional.

2019 164

7 Killer Ways to Connect with your Audience During a Speech

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It’s probably your worst nightmare. You’re giving a speech, and you start to stumble. You mix up a few of your words, lose your train of thought, and then you can’t seem to get back on track. Sweat is forming on your brow and you’re starting to hyperventilate.

2018 240

How Entrepreneurship Helped Me Find My Real Calling

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Completing my business and marketing studies at a renowned French business school, I established a freelance digital marketing and content creation agency. I was determined to succeed.

2019 206

Why Drinking Soda Is Bad for Your Health

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Guzzling down one can of soda over another might be great for your taste buds but it can severely damage your health. Regardless, today’s youth is still obsessed with these sugary beverages.

2019 199

How Toys Can Boost Your Child’s Development

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How a child views their world starts from the arms of their caretakers. Their views are closely guarded with what you put in front of them.

2019 188

5 Daily Habits That Will Make You A More Positive and Happy Person

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As we grow older and gain more wisdom through the years, we realize that money or popularity by themselves do not spell success. Rather, it is the presence of happiness in our lives that makes it all worthwhile.

2018 252

How to Remove Skin Tags with Duct Tape

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Skin tags can be quite embarrassing. Also known as acrochordons , they are the small flaps of skin that appear on the body. People who are very young, very old, pregnant, and diabetic are more prone to developing them. While they are typically harmless, they aren’t that pleasant to look at.

2019 174

5 Simple Tweaks to Make Your Home More Attractive

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Designing or furnishing a home is never an easy task. In fact, it can get taxing most of the time, particularly for people who have no idea how to make a house beautiful and attractive. Fortunately, there are a lot of ways to give your home the look you desire.

2019 186

5 Quick Ways to Deal With the Confusion and Conflict Within You

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If you are going through a transition, you’d know how it feels. You may be confused, disorganized or even frustrated. You don’t know what’s what anymore and life doesn’t make sense. It used to be logical and you used to know what to do. Now, it’s all up in the air.

2019 204

6 Strategies to Increase Productivity in the Workplace

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Happy and productive employees help a company to grow. Whereas, unproductivity at a workplace can make a company’s profitability suffer. Even the most dedicated worker can become unproductive.

2018 234

How to Take Care of Your Garden in Winter

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Don’t let the winter ruin the beauty of your garden. Take care of it using the tips you can read in the following section. Maintaining your garden in this cold season, after all, can also prepare it for when spring and summer come.

2018 211

5 Ways to Stop Millennials From Killing the Workplace

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Millennials are accused of killing banks, breakfast cereals, and bars of soap. As they take on leadership roles in companies, how can they keep the workplace humming and thriving in the new gig economy? Short History of Generations at Work.

2018 224

How To Make 2019 Your Year For Fitness

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I’m not the biggest believer in New Year’s resolutions because I feel self-improvement should be a year-long affair. If you’ve been resisting making necessary changes, it’s hard to believe you’ll follow through just because you’re inspired by a clean slate, chronologically speaking.

2019 210

7 Effective Ways to Deal with Rejection in Relationships

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We’ve all been there. Do you remember how you felt when you failed that math test back in school? Or when your application for inclusion in that sports team was rejected? Or more recently, when that job application didn’t work out?

2018 247

20 Questions to Know Yourself Better and Unlock the Immense Potential Within

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“Know Thyself”. All of us have heard this aphorism. Most of us acknowledge that unless you know yourself first, you really can’t achieve much in life. We also realize that we each have immense potential to create amazing things and find lasting happiness.

2018 243

The 5 Most Common Obstacles That Keep You From Reaching Your Goals

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Let’s take the example of starting an Internet business as our model to see how to overcome your obstacles. Here are 5 of the most common ones you may come across while seeking your goal: Too much information. You’ve read the books, taken the teleclasses, and studied the websites.

2019 199

How to Set Goals When You Have No Idea What You Want

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You’ve heard about the importance of goal setting- we all have. You know that people with written goals succeed and you might have read all about achieving ambitious goals. The problem is, you don’t have any ambitious goals. You don’t have any goals at all.

2018 246

Stick to Your 2019 New Year’s Resolutions with These Tech Gadgets

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New Year is considered as the start of a whole new journey. It’s the time when all of us make new resolutions. But come February, these resolutions are forgotten and never thought of again. It is the same old cycle that repeats every single year.

2019 167

5 Features to Achieve a Peaceful Home

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Your home should be a serene and peaceful place, but getting to that point is often easier said than done. Turning your home into a haven of peace and comfort takes some work, but it can also work wonders for your mental health.

2018 203

10 Characteristics of A Good Friend

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It’s easy to say that you’re a good friend. Proving that, however, can be quite difficult. You can go and ask your friends if you’re being a good friend or you can just sit down and assess yourself. If you choose the latter, here are 10 characteristics you should be possessing.

2018 202

9 Sleep Hacks to Elevate Your Mood and Improve Your Health

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Lack of sleep is hazardous to your physical and mental health. It’s connected to a variety of health-related risks, including cardiovascular disease, depression, and car accidents.

2018 211

Overcoming Work Fatigue: What You Need to Know

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Wondering why your job makes you feel so tired at the end of the day? It could be a sign of work fatigue. Even when we are sure to get enough sleep at night, eat nutritiously, and practice self-care, feelings of stress can become a slippery slope. What Is Work/Life Balance?

2019 184

Creating Great Habits Through Self-Improvement

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When you realize you’re not happy in the situation you find yourself in, it’s time to take action. If you’re unsure about where to start and how to make that change, there are two options you can take: a sudden, dramatic overhaul of your life or gradual change that leads to a permanent improvement.

2018 221

10 Answers You Should Know Before Your Job Interview

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Passing a job interview is not as easy as before. Today, you need to do more than just offer a firm handshake to your interviewer, make eye contact, and nod pleasantly now and then. You need to prepare a dynamic application letter and resume and research the company.

2018 228

The 10 Most Common Traits of Losers: Are You One?

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What is a loser? Well, many people define it differently. Some believe that a loser is someone who has no money, job, family or even friends. I happen to think that a loser is someone who does not trust, love, and respect others.

2018 244

Should You Be Googling Yourself?

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In 2004, after being shot by an unknown assailant, one Australian man encountered some disturbing information from Google search results. Revealed in image searches and even filled in by Google’s autocomplete searches was his own name, linked with the names of local criminals, mobsters to be exact.

2019 190

22 Secrets to Discovering Your Dream and Living It

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One of the most important rules of happiness in life is to do what you love. You’ve probably heard that advice a lot of times already. Unfortunately, discovering that dream job and what you are meant to do in life isn’t always so easy.

2018 241

20 Powerful Beliefs That Will Push You Toward Success

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I’m sure you’ve met at least one person in your life who is successful, motivated and self-empowered. This is someone who seems to always land on his feet and turn everything into gold. It’s like success comes his way quick and easy.

2018 243