Death hurts, but funerals can be a unique way to help humans — including young children — process grief and loss. How can you prepare your child to attend a funeral?
Most people realize they have a choice between cremation and burial after they die — but some have a third option in the form of donating their whole body to science. What kind of person does this, and might this unusual step be right for you?
69 percent of Americans would like to arrange their own funerals. Only 17 percent have done so. What would you like to happen to your body after you die? To make it happen, you need to plan — but first, consider the pros and cons of burial and cremation.
Alexithymia, associated with autism, depression, PTSD, and eating disorders, is a state of being in which people find it very hard to identify and describe their own feelings and those of others. Could you be alexithymic?
Hyper empathy syndrome means a heightened sense of awareness for other people's emotions. What are the symptoms of hyper empathy syndrome and is it possible to test for it?
Hyper empathy syndrome affects both men and women, causing increased sensitivity to the emotions of other people. For those living with hyper empathy syndrome, everyday life is invaded by increased levels of emotional perception and heightened awareness.
The use of oxytocin nasal spray has been linked to treating autism, enhancing relationships, and promoting fidelity in partners. Thus, it performs similar functions as naturally produced oxytocin.
Becoming successful is one thing, staying successful is another. But, what is the essence of pursuing goals when stress will always knock you down? Curb that by naturally increasing the secretion of oxytocin.
Valerian root has been in service of medicine for thousands of years as a remedy for insomnia, stress, anxiety, hot flashes, and menstrual cramps. It's an herb every natural medicine fan should keep on hand, but it has to be used appropriately.
Wouldn't it be great if there was a way to combat your chronic insomnia without needing medication or psychotherapy? Studies show that yoga can be a perfect remedy for you to fall asleep and stay asleep longer.