The Rise of the Stressed-Out Urban Camper
Someone in a vegetative state can breathe on their own and has periods of wakefulness, but is unaware of their surroundings and can’t communicate or respond to external stimulation. “They don’t have a presence in the world,” explains study leader Angela Sirigu.
Piala, a Tokyo-based marketing firm, has started giving non-smoking employees six additional paid days off a year.
Hold out for someone who is human and complicated and insecure at times, but who is always working on it. Yes, he will undoubtedly in weak moments be threatened by your superior competence, but overall he should be far more interested in celebrating your success. And if the going occasionally gets tough, and you need to help him carry his emotional pack, just keep in mind that he’s hiking toward the light.
For all my travel loving friends 😷
I'd encourage everyone to leave Barron Trump out of their disdain and disgust with his father. Michelle Obama's advice is apt here: "When they go low, we go high." Don't let a political rage reduce you to someone who bullies a child.
there’s never been a better time for solo women (which isn’t necessarily synonymous with single) to hit the road domestically or internationally, due to rapidly improving global tourism infrastructure and technology.
Why buy the latest phone when you can put that $400 toward a plane ticket to a country you’ve never been before?
We should not have a woman as president because women are pure and virtuous and angelic. We should have a woman as president because women are people who make up more than half of the US population, and because women deserve to see themselves represented in our representative government.
"Do yourselves a favor, friends- take the time to talk to older people. I think that sometimes we look right through them- like they're not even there. But you know what? They matter. They're valuable. They want to be seen and heard. They want to know they've not been forgotten."
People that haven't experienced this yet just don't get it, and that's not their fault.
"It's easy to miss the addiction of someone close"
To truly innovate, we cannot leave behind half of our population, she says. "I need each of you to tell every young woman you know to be comfortable with imperfection."
For all my parent friends out there!
On the same day that Brock Turner, the Stanford University student rapist sentenced to six months in jail for rape, has been released three months early, Ithaca College junior Yana Mazurkevich has released a photo series called “It Happens,” directed toward Turner, with images directly depicting sexual assault.
For when life is full of negativity, politics, and sadness.
Although we don't mean to, we mothers often model for our daughters our own insecurities and the way we ourselves succumb to ridiculous standards of beauty. When we do this, we pass down our self-loathing to them, and we consciously or unconsciously systematically campaign for their adoption of unhealthy physical obsessions.
Well, this is amazing. Adding this site to my "places to look" every time I travel!
Tentrr also benefits rural economies by attracting sustainable numbers of visitors to locations often overlooked by tourists.
As we try to undo a long history of stigma about mental disorders and demonstrate they are illnesses that call for identification, early intervention, effective treatment, and prevention whenever possible, this telomere study is more evidence that depression is “…not just in our heads.”
In general, diet with exercise can work better than calorie cutting alone, but with only marginal additional weight-loss benefits
Human beings love challenges, but only if they are within the optimal zone of difficulty.
We don’t give, because we owe you nothing.
"The mandate that you must have children to be a “real woman“ is completely false."
“Agile” and “remote” don’t have to be at odds — they can be as compatible as peanut butter and chocolate.
Talking to an uninvolved party—a mentor, a spouse, a therapist, a trusted friend or colleague—will bring a fresh perspective to solving your problem.
"As a recreation community, we should not only be prepared to accept more such temporal restrictions—we should also embrace and support them, if science tells us they work."
For anyone training for a half marathon, this is a great schedule!
When will it stop...
Oh man, I wish I could give up #anxiety like Paul Ryan OR maybe I just need to educate him on what anxiety really is.
Anxiety is not a "character deficiency". It is something millions of people struggle with daily. It is a mental health disorder caused by chemicals in the brain. For someone in such high power to say that my anxiety is a "character deficiency" is overwhelming irritating and sad.
What are you giving up for Lent? I'm giving up respect for Speaker Paul Ryan.
Struggling with weight and depression most my life, this article hit very close to home. Know you aren't alone.
"A man in despair, trapped in a cage, whose only way out was to shrink."