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Why You Are Not Reaching Your True Potential and What to Do about It

By | 2017-10-05T20:11:47+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

What does it mean for someone to reach their true potential? We talk about someone doing this, or failing to do this, all the time, but what do we actually mean by it? When it comes right down to the language, nobody seems to know what we actually mean – and we cannot articulate what we mean either. When people talk about somebody reaching their true potential, it often seems to be in an academic context, as if we mean that everybody has the capacity

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5 Signs of Needy People in Your Life and How to Deal with Them

By | 2017-08-17T21:33:17+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social life|Tags: , , , , |

Needy people can be in all areas of our lives, and they can latch on to others in an attempt to deal with low self-esteem issues. At first, it can be hard to spot a needy person, but the worse things get the more time and effort it can take up on a daily basis. In friendships, it can be difficult to handle, as they seem to rely on you too heavily. When a romantic partner is needy, however, it can cause a severe strain

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5 Signs You’re in a Codependent Relationship and What to Do about It

By | 2017-08-14T21:07:04+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Codependent behaviour is a dysfunction within a relationship that is one-sided. What are the signs of a codependent relationship? The main symptoms are one-half of the relationship relying solely on the other to provide almost all of their emotional needs and self-esteem. In more extreme cases, this can lead to one-half of the relationship enabling and even supporting the other’s irresponsible or addictive behaviours. There are a number of symptoms to look out for when dealing with a codependent relationship. Here are five of the

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Love Yourself First and You Will Be Loved by Others

By | 2017-07-10T22:44:30+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

People say that if you love yourself first, others will love you too. Is it true? Does self-love really lead to being loved by others? Most of us already know the importance of self-worth – how it shapes our lives and takes us to great heights. But, when it comes to love, we tend to let go of our esteem, and blatantly expect others to reciprocate our love. But the truth is that you need to learn to love yourself first, and when you fail

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7 Signs that Your Self-Love is Turning into Self-Absorption

By | 2017-06-03T20:58:45+00:00 June 3rd, 2017|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement, Social life|Tags: , , , , |

You have found self-love – congratulations, you Feel confident and Powerful! Be careful, don't' become self-absorbed instead. I’ve been many things throughout my life, innocent, abused, neglected, appreciated and much more. I have gone from self-hatred to self-love, abounding in the newfound confidence of being independent. I have been within a family unit and been completely alone as well. During these transformations, I have learned to love myself. But also during these changes, I have been labeled as self-absorbed. The truth is, there is a

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Serotonin Deficiency Could Be Making You Anxious, Depressed and Gloomy: 8 Common Symptoms to Look for

By | 2017-08-25T21:59:40+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , |

Are you suffering from Serotonin deficiency? For starters, serotonin is the chemical in your blood that works as a neurotransmitter – basically, the stuff that transmits nerve impulses through the nervous system. Serotonin is a powerful brain chemical that profoundly affects your mood. So, do you really know the symptoms of serotonin deficiency? Well, this article takes you through some of the most common symptoms of serotonin deficiency that you should always be on the lookout for. 1. Everyone Says You are Gloomy Are you

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Reasons Why People with Self-esteem Issues Are a Perfect Target for Narcissists

By | 2017-03-06T21:24:30+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social life|Tags: , , , , |

Having self-esteem issues makes it difficult to make it through a day, and having narcissistic people around you worsens your situation. Besides feeling depressed, you must deal with someone who keeps putting you down. You may wonder why you seem to have narcissistic people around you all the time. What attracts them to you? Have you unconsciously welcomed them into your life? Having an understanding of a narcissist's perception of the world may help you see why they keep picking on you. Find out how

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5 Signs Social Acceptance Is Too Important for You

By | 2017-02-10T23:26:06+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social life|Tags: , , , , , |

Are you spending too much energy on trying to gain social acceptance? The desire to be liked is something we all feel, as we are social beings, and as such, we have an innate need to form relationships with other human beings. Nonetheless, in some cases, the need to gain people’s approval could become excessive. There are a number of possible reasons that could lead to this exaggerated desire. Social anxiety could be one of them. Thus, if you are experiencing a fear of people’s

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