Ready Post: Is the Relationship Affected When She’s Smarter Than Him?

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It is said that opposites attract. While opposites in romantic relationships can often be helpful, they can also pose a unique set of challenges for both partners. Successful relationships are achieved through a delicate balance of each partner’s strengths, weaknesses, and personality traits. When the scale is tipped dramatically in one direction, the balance is […]

Ready Post: 6 Ways to Relieve Built-Up Stress During Home Renovations

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The walls have been stripped down to the studs, the kitchen is an explosion of pipes and wires, and let’s not even get started with the bathrooms! The words “remodeling your home” and “stress” seem to go hand-in-hand. Remodeling is certainly a big commitment, both in time and finances. Plus you never quite know what to […]

Ready Post: How to Manage the Thoughts Behind Your Erectile Dysfunction

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Despite erectile dysfunction (ED) being a physical symptom, the thoughts that you think can make the condition worse. As you may have expected, your mental health plays a huge role in how your body performs in sexual situations. Even when there are other medical causes for ED, dysfunctional thoughts can spiral an intimate moment into […]

Ready Post: Could Living Together Today Ruin “Together Forever”?

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Moving in with your significant other might seem like a dream come true. You imagine that the two of you will make delicious Sunday morning pancakes together, have endless cuddly movie nights, and maybe even adopt an adorable dog. After all, what could be better than living with the person you love most and waking […]

Ready Post: 5 Reason Why Owning a Pet Improves the Well-Being of the Elderly

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Having pets is often recommended for children. But people on the opposite end of the developmental spectrum can also benefit significantly by the presence of a pet in their life. The benefits seem to be equal, whether a cat or dog lives in a home. Some studies also show that other pet species (bunnies, lizards, […]

Ready Post: Pro Athlete Tips: How to Reach Your Full Potential

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Every serious athlete wants to achieve peak performance in their sport. These are not the folks who get together for a pickup basketball game after work or play softball on weekends (although those are fun, and you should absolutely do them if that’s your thing). Rather, athletes who are dedicated to a sport and are […]

Ready Post: Don’t Know What to Do When You Feel Panicky at Work? – 4 Suggestions

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There’s never a good time to feel panicky. You know, those times when your palms sweat, your stomach churns, your voice trembles, and your mind gets foggy. But some times are worse than others. For example, feeling panicky on the job is the stuff of bad dreams. However, if you are someone who experiences anxiety […]

Ready Post: Freedom from Addiction: How to Build Your Own Recovery

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The very first steps in your recovery from addiction might seem daunting. It wasn’t effortless getting through the withdrawal symptoms, but you did it. Now it’s time to start thinking about the long-term. It’s necessary to build a sustainable recovery program to make those efforts count in the long-run. Several criteria play an integrated role in long-term […]

Ready Post: Digging Up the Past? How to Use EFT to Solve Problems Now

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The Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) is a strategy based on scientific research. EFT is often used together with other types of therapy; it’s a great way to solve problems you’re facing now that might be the result of something from your past. One of the key components of EFT is finding the root of the […]

Ready Post: Dealing with Sex Addiction? – Here’s What You Need to Do First

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An addiction of any kind deals with behaviors that are performed in excess. These behaviors have a negative impact on a person’s life, and can’t be controlled.  While there is still plenty of research to be done regarding sex addiction, most mental health professionals agree that certain sexual behaviors that are done in excess are […]