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A Surprising Way To Cope With Everyday Stress

17Dec

A Surprising Way To Cope With Everyday Stress

Giving others a small helping hand is a surprisingly effective way to deal with everyday stressors, a new study finds.

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How Loneliness Affects Your Brain

22Nov

How Loneliness Affects Your Brain

Loneliness makes the areas of the brain that are vigilant for threat more active, a new study finds.

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Why it's NEVER too late to quit smoking

18Nov

Why it's NEVER too late to quit smoking

It's NEVER too late to quit: Stubbing out your habit 'reverses the harmful effects of smoking on the brain - and protects against dementia'

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Young who feel pressure to succeed are left feeling anxious, under-confident and frustrated

17Nov

Young who feel pressure to succeed are left feeling anxious, under-confident and frustrated

'Too-pushy' parents cause children to fail: Young who feel pressure to succeed are left feeling anxious, under-confident and frustrated leading to poorer exam results

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