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About Valerie S.

Valerie is a multi-interested law student who is fond of reading and writing about numerous topics including science, health, self-improvement and many more.

Study Finds What Makes Someone Attractive (and It’s not Good Looks)

By | 2017-06-26T22:31:28+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Think you know what makes someone attractive to the opposite sex? If you had to guess, what traits would you suggest? Someone who is good-looking, with a nice physique and who is easy to get on with? Surprisingly, researchers found none of these common physical traits top of the list of what makes someone attractive. Instead, participants in two ground-breaking studies were found to value personality over physical. The top

6 Self-Care Activities to Brighten Your Day

By | 2017-06-15T16:51:07+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

There are some essential self-care activities that can significantly improve the quality of your life and make you feel better. Everyone’s schedule gets hectic from time to time. Sometimes it feels like you’re caught in a hamster wheel that you can’t get out of. Over time, stress builds and begins to wear on our bodies and minds. Follow these self-care activities to have a better and brighter schedule. 1. Meditate

Magic Mushrooms Might Be the Next Cure for Depression: Psilocybin Proven Effective in 80% of Cases

By | 2017-06-01T20:55:37+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

Magic mushrooms turn out to be a more effective cure for depression than conventional antidepressants, recent studies show. A study by New York University and Johns Hopkins University showed amazing results by curing at least 80 percent of depression in cancer patients with a dose of Psilocybin (active substance in Magic Mushrooms). The research revealed that this psychoactive substance in Mushrooms is an effective cure for depression and other mental

3 Popular Drugs You Had No Idea Caused Memory Loss

By | 2017-05-29T17:33:45+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Memory loss has been common to many people, especially to those at old age. Also referred to as amnesia, it occurs when an individual loses the ability to remember information and events that they would typically be able to recall. In many occasions, memory loss occurs in such a way that a person cannot remember things that happened just seconds or minutes ago. According to studies, memory loss worsens over

5 Ways to Deal with Stressful Situations, According to Science

By | 2017-05-21T20:00:21+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

None of us really know how we’re going to react to unusually stressful situations. If there’s a death in the family or within a close friendship group, grief tends to surface in the most unexpected ways. Even people who think of themselves as well balanced or able to deal with stressful situations well, find themselves baffled by their own behaviour. So, what are the best ways of dealing with the

Summer Home Maintenance Checklist to Prepare Your House for Winter

By | 2017-05-10T20:29:25+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Tags: , |

Doing some jobs from this home maintenance checklist in summer will help you avoid possible issues and costly repairs in winter. Spring is in the air, the days are getting longer and the seemingly endless winter is now well and truly behind us. It might sound crazy to be preparing for next winter already, but the truth is that now is the time to think what needs doing around the

Boost Your Career Development with These 5 Self-Improvement Tips

By | 2017-05-03T23:23:53+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|Tags: , , , |

If you seek to boost your career development, first of all, ask yourself the question: Can you distinguish the difference between a job and a career? If your answer is yes, then you know that the latter requires constant development and dedication. Those who see themselves as simply working a job are likely going to have no real passion for what they’re doing, and will simply endure it to make

Top 7 Free Android Apps That Can Make Your Life Easier

By | 2017-04-24T17:03:45+00:00 April 24th, 2017|Tags: , |

If you’re looking for some top free Android apps for your phone that not only make your life easier, look no further. There are currently more than 2.2 million apps available for Android devices. That’s a lot of apps to choose from. What’s more, many of them are free. Below are some of the most popular and useful free Android apps: 1. Watch The Weather If you’re spending any length

5 Simple Ways to Increase Your Life Span, According to Science

By | 2017-05-02T00:03:37+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

Looking to live forever or at least until 100? Life span seems to keep extending, but there are definitely ways to increase your odds of living a longer life. Here are five simple ways to have a long and healthy life. 1. Get Moving! Consistently exercising cannot only help you look good and lose weight, but it can actually slow down the physical progression of aging. It also takes a

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