Even the most progressive parents fear the moment their children will ask where babies come from. This question frequently comes out of the blue, when parents are least expecting it. The trigger for the question is usually when a child finds out you or someone in the family “is going to have a baby” or when one of their friends tells them they are about to have a … [Read more...] about Explaining to Your Kids Where Babies Come From (5 Simple Tips to Try)
Our selective memory comes from emotion. Emotion amplifies events and allows us to remember them clearly. Our emotions influence our minds in the memory formation process. Below we will discuss why we remember things we care about and forget everything else. How Do Our Memories Affect Us? Forming memories allows us to construct a concept of our identities. They impact our … [Read more...] about Why We Remember Things We Care About and Forget Everything Else
Some very simple lifestyle changes can help you improve your chances of living longer. According to doctors, even implementing 5 will make a huge difference. The average life expectancy in America is 78.6 years. However, that is much shorter than in all other high-income countries. According to a recent study, adopting some healthy habits can increase your life expectancy by … [Read more...] about 7 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Chances of Living Longer
Ideological rebels seem to be at the forefront in U.S. party politics, displaying parties that appear to be on the verge of splitting. A split seemed highly likely in the Republican Party in 2016 when Trump managed to conquer all other candidates to run for President, even those candidates with more significant endorsements than his own. Trump was called “immoral”, “insane”, … [Read more...] about What Would Happen if the Democratic Party Split into Two?
As common and a natural part of life as sex is, it is incredible that it is also steeped in so much taboo and shame. Unfortunately, shame influences your sexuality and how you talk about sex. Many factors contribute to sexual shame, and these can have a devastating effect. Often, parents may find that they cannot speak to their children about sex, or the inability to … [Read more...] about How to talk about sex and not be shamed?