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Excessive Screen Time Linked to Increased Suicide Risk
In today’s era where the majority of teenagers have phones and spend more time on electronic devices than ever before, new studies are showing links between excessive screen time and increased risk of feeling depressed and thinking or even attempting suicide. What exactly is the relationship between the two, and what should parents do about it?
So Lonely I Could Die: Social Isolation Greater Public Health Threat Than Obesity
According to the research, being lonely and social isolation can decrease life expectancy, potentially even more than obesity does.
We all know that being connected to others is a fundamental human need. However this research shows the importance to life quality and longevity may be more far reaching than we previously realised – and the statistics on people who are suffering chronic loneliness is staggering.
By Melanie Curtain
By Mark Bertin | May 9, 2016
Mindfulness Quiz – How mindful are you? – Do you savor life or let everyday stresses control you?
Three Minute Mindfulness Meditation – Develop your skills in stress reduction
By Dr. Susan O’Grady | Apr 8, 2012
By Jon Kabat-Zin | Jan 10 2016
By Jeremy Adam Smith | October 26, 2015
By Mindful.org | Mar 22 2016
By Madhumita Murgia | November 09, 2015
By Katie Hayden | January 06, 2016
By Parneet Parl | June 23, 2016
By Melanie Curtain | October 26, 2016
By Bruce Ecker | May 07, 2016
By Anita Collins | December 22, 2014
By Mitch Abblett | October 23, 2015
By Jill Suttie | August 17, 2015
By Christine Carter | August 19 2015
By Heather Grimes | March 22, 2016
By Sandy Schwartz | July 21, 2016
By Think Positive Power | June 14, 2016
By Jordan Rosenfeld | May 26, 2016
By Matthieu Ricard | August 25, 2015
Can kindness define who you are?
By Nathan Collins | August 24, 2015
By Jill Suttie | March 2, 2016
Happiness – 4 brain systems and the skills that make it happen (video)
By Richard Davidson | Jan 28 2016
Striving for self-esteem is about trying hard to feel special, above average. It’s absurd. We don’t need to feel extra-special or over the top. We need to touch who we really are in any given moment.
By Kristin Neff | February 17, 2016
By Stephany Tlalka