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Frenemies, Rejoice! Gossiping Is Actually Good for Your Health

Frenemies, Rejoice! Gossiping Is Actually Good for Your Health

2017-07-15 12:28:01 0 Comments 7 views Relationships and Family category

From what new research is telling us, it sounds like gossiping is a necessary wrong that feels so right. Gossip has long been known to have important social functions. It allows us to establish and enforce rules, bond with others and promote cooperation (on top of learning all the things we

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State Parks in New Jersey for Swimming

State Parks in New Jersey for Swimming

2017-07-04 00:10:01 0 Comments 3 views Relationships and Family category

Across the state of New Jersey, the state park system provides many areas where visitors can escape the summer heat and enjoy a refreshing swim. From north to south are lakes, reservoirs and ocean bathing areas maintained by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Parks and Forestry.

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Having More Facebook Friends Might Help You Live Longer

Having More Facebook Friends Might Help You Live Longer

2017-07-01 00:38:01 0 Comments 7 views Relationships and Family category

If you're big into social media, it turns out there may be a pretty great bonus to having lots of friends and followers: a longer life. According to a new study put out by PNAS, online social integration has been associated with a decreased mortality rate. Meaning that having more friends

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Why You and Your Best Friend Really Are of One Mind

Why You and Your Best Friend Really Are of One Mind

2017-06-21 16:30:01 0 Comments 8 views Relationships and Family category

A best friend is someone you can share most anything with. Your deepest secrets, fears, hopes and dreams. You've experienced life's grand moments together, your first concert, a broken heart and graduation day. But now research is showing that, without even knowing it, you may share something that biologically ties the

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6 Ways Your Breakup Can Help You Find Love Again

6 Ways Your Breakup Can Help You Find Love Again

2017-06-15 22:34:01 0 Comments 5 views Relationships and Family category

Breaking up is not just hard to do. Ending a relationship can be one of the most horrific experiences in one's life. But after the dust settles, the post-breakup period is an extremely important transition time that presents opportunities that can help you find the right person the next time around.

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Male and Female Communication Styles

Male and Female Communication Styles

2017-06-13 22:52:01 0 Comments 5 views Relationships and Family category

The differences in male and female communication styles can result in misunderstandings, upset and cross-purposes that annoy men and women alike, according to linguistics professor Deborah Tanner in the Washington Post article, “Sex, Lies and Conversation; Why Is It So Hard for Men and Women to Talk to Each Other?”

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Pet-Friendly Activities in Orlando

Pet-Friendly Activities in Orlando

2017-05-28 06:02:01 0 Comments 7 views Relationships and Family category

Aside from the well-known theme parks such as Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World, Orlando's year-round mild weather and sunny days are a welcome reprieve for travelers looking to escape cold winter climates. For those with a pet in tow, you'll find plenty of activities that can include your

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The Effects of an Older Sibling Taking Care of a Younger Sibling

The Effects of an Older Sibling Taking Care of a Younger Sibling

2017-05-23 11:06:01 0 Comments 10 views Relationships and Family category

With children being raised by parents who both work full-time jobs, or by a single parent who works, a larger number of adolescents are left to take care of younger siblings. Depending on the stability and maturity of the older sibling, such a situation can have a positive or negative

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The Best North Carolina Beaches for Shells

The Best North Carolina Beaches for Shells

2017-04-15 15:20:01 0 Comments 6 views Relationships and Family category

North Carolina is comprised of more than 300 miles of coastline. From barrier islands to inlets and sounds, North Carolina's beaches are popular with vacationers. The beaches are small, which affords visitors the opportunity to find rare and untarnished sea shells as they comb the beaches. North Carolina's climate and

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How to Find Old Friends From Elementary School

How to Find Old Friends From Elementary School

2017-04-08 16:20:02 0 Comments 9 views Relationships and Family category

Tracking down old school friends is not only a great way to widen your social circle, but it can give you an opportunity to rediscover a part of yourself. Irene S. Levine, Ph.D. writes in “Psychology Today” that rediscovering a friend you have a shared history with can be a

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