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Why your friends are unfriending you

Children with mild mental health issues are often overlooked

J.D. emerged from his parent's divorce in 2013 a different kid. He'd always been serious, but now he was moody and falling ... » Read More
Why your friends are unfriending you

Why your friends are unfriending you

Facebook is a great tool to renew friendships, keep in touch with people over long distances and share information with friends. But there are certain ... » Read More
Have You Seen This? Tom Cruise does his own stunts

Have You Seen This? Tom Cruise does his own stunts

STUNTVILLE — Tom Cruise has made a reputation for himself for “out-there” behavior, and not just because he jumped on Oprah’s couch.
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How you and your spouse can conquer conflicts over friends

How you and your spouse can conquer conflicts over friends

In a marriage, it can be hard to manage your romantic relationship and your friendships. In fact, sometimes your partner may not get along with ... » Read More
Political ideologies affect family stability on county level, study finds

Political ideologies affect family stability on county level, study finds

New research published by Family Studies from family social scientists Brad Wilcox and Nicholas Zill on how partisan ideology impacts family stability concludes that at ... » Read More
Religion is rarely discussed in hospitals, despite its power to heal

Religion is rarely discussed in hospitals, despite its power to heal

Religion is an important and influential aspect of our lives, even as we near death.
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Have You Seen This? Celebrating 100K miles

Have You Seen This? Celebrating 100K miles

THE ROAD — Turning 100,000 miles on your odometer is a rite of passage that must be celebrated, no matter the level of enthusiasm.
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This one weekly habit can save your marriage

This one weekly habit can save your marriage

When life gets crazy, it can be hard take on a habit that could save your marriage. But in the long run, it's completely ... » Read More
Video: What would it look like if we treated education like we do pro sports?

Video: What would it look like if we treated education like we do pro sports?

"See what she did there?" asked Keegan-Michael Key. "She's bringing an introvert into the discussion y'all. That's a teacher-of-the-year play, right there."
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4 warning signs of suicide

4 warning signs of suicide

If your teen wears a lot of dark clothing and identifies as Goth, he or she may be more at risk for depression or self-harm ... » Read More

Why men don’t talk about the effect miscarriages have on them

Congratulations to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan on their baby to be! But, more importantly, thanks for speaking so candidly about ... » Read More
The healing power of pets: Research, experience speak to benefits of animal-assisted therapy

The healing power of pets: Research, experience speak to benefits of animal-assisted therapy

Pets can decrease cholesterol levels, blood pressure and feelings of loneliness, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But you don’t have ... » Read More
4 ways to focus on reality, in a virtual world

4 ways to focus on reality, in a virtual world

Our everyday lives are far different today than they were even 10 years ago. Now, much of our lives are spent online. Paying bills, searching ... » Read More
Have You Seen This? ‘Color Adventure with Sticky Notes'

Have You Seen This? ‘Color Adventure with Sticky Notes'

THE RAINBOW — If you have seen an OK Go music video, some Alfred Hitchcock movies or any episodes of Neflix’s "Daredevil," you know the ... » Read More
Take expletives, not religion, out of football

Take expletives, not religion, out of football

As the Freedom From Religion Foundation continues the important business of butting into other peoples’ business, it has again found fertile ground. This time it ... » Read More
Why there is nothing wrong with making your husband a darn sandwich

Why there is nothing wrong with making your husband a darn sandwich

When did it become wrong to show kindness to your husband?
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Did the MTV Video Music Awards fail America’s children?

Last night’s MTV Video Music Awards show was packed with controversy.
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Are you your soul mate?

Are you your soul mate?

We spend most of our lives searching for our one true soul mate. The one person that completes us, understands us and is accepting of ... » Read More
Fall 2015 movies have something for the entire family

Fall 2015 movies have something for the entire family

As summer winds down, audiences say goodbye to the comic book hero and disaster movies for another year. As fall sets in, families have a ... » Read More
Baby boomers are not selling off homes, but impacting economy in other ways

Baby boomers are not selling off homes, but impacting economy in other ways

Baby boomers are not leaving the homes they own to settle into apartments, as housing economists had predicted.
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Why mommy shaming is a thing

Why mommy shaming is a thing

Lately it seems there are more and more stories about how moms (and dads) need to support each other instead of criticizing and pointing out ... » Read More
4 reasons why marrying for someone's good looks is a really bad idea

4 reasons why marrying for someone's good looks is a really bad idea

We all know that marrying someone for their looks is not the best idea. But why? Being attracted to someone is important in a relationship ... » Read More
For Christians, it’s not always easy to deal with infidelity

For Christians, it’s not always easy to deal with infidelity

Ashley Madison, a social network designed for people looking to have affairs, dominated the news last week, as hackers released a database of more than ... » Read More

Some families are spending more than $1,000 for back to school

Don’t freak out if you think you’re spending more for your back-to-school items. Prices have gone up.
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How Medicare is trying to start a healthier national conversation about dying

How Medicare is trying to start a healthier national conversation about dying

Diane Carbo has spent countless hours considering how she would like to die.
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15 simple memories to make with your kids

15 simple memories to make with your kids

When I was six years old, in the dead of the night, my step-mom tiptoed in my room as to not wake my sisters. She ... » Read More
'Netflix and chill' and 9 other slang terms teens are using

'Netflix and chill' and 9 other slang terms teens are using

If you hear your teen say they’re "going to Netflix and chill" with someone, that may be cause for concern. Fusion reported this week ... » Read More
Why we should stop thinking all single people are sad and lonely

Why we should stop thinking all single people are sad and lonely

Being single isn’t as depressing as everyone has been making it out to be.
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Boy battling brain cancer defies odds, scores touchdown

Boy battling brain cancer defies odds, scores touchdown

CHATSWORTH, Ga. — Sometimes high school football players get a bad rap, but members of a team in Georgia showed the size of their hearts when ... » Read More
Cancer cells retrained to be normal again in new study

Cancer cells retrained to be normal again in new study

ROCHESTER, Minn. — In a major breakthrough in the battle against cancer, researchers believe they’ve found a way to retrain cancerous cells to die in ... » Read More
High school legging, yoga pant restrictions angering students

High school legging, yoga pant restrictions angering students

CAPE COD, Mass. — The superintendent over a Massachusetts high school is defending a new controversial dress code, saying the goal is to prepare students for ... » Read More
Watch Taylor Swift, Phoebe Buffay perform ‘Smelly Cat’ live

Watch Taylor Swift, Phoebe Buffay perform ‘Smelly Cat’ live

LOS ANGELES — The 1990s are back!
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7 things in your life that don’t really matter in the long run

7 things in your life that don’t really matter in the long run

As my grandmother would say, I have a tendency to “borrow troubles from tomorrow.” It’s taxing to be stressed about things that are out ... » Read More
How a second baby can make your marriage more resilient

How a second baby can make your marriage more resilient

The secret to a happy marriage is two-fold: First, have a baby. Then, have another.
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QUIZ: Can you guess the religious beliefs of these late-night TV show hosts?

If there’s one place Christians can find hope, it’s on late-night TV, especially since the talk-show hosts often promote optimistic and hopeful messages ... » Read More

Sci-fi fans vote for diversity at 2015 Hugo Awards

Science fiction has changed a lot since 1960s sci-fi authors like Robert Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke were perfecting the craft and winning Hugo Awards ... » Read More
Organic foods may be more prone to contamination, studies reveal

Organic foods may be more prone to contamination, studies reveal

If you’re spending an extra dollar or two in the organic section at your local supermarket, you might want to take pause.
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I made a little girl cry, and I don't feel bad about it

I made a little girl cry, and I don't feel bad about it

I could instantly see the look of horror on her face.
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Marital stress can make you eat more, study says

Marital stress can make you eat more, study says

Do you crave junk food when you’re fighting with your spouse? That might be normal, according to a new study that says people in ... » Read More
Want to improve your marriage? Get a hobby, more sleep and more exercise

Want to improve your marriage? Get a hobby, more sleep and more exercise

Family therapist Lee N. Johnson has advice for married couples who aren't connecting, but it's probably not what one expects.
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4 mindfulness skills that can help you manage anxiety

4 mindfulness skills that can help you manage anxiety

Feelings of panic, restlessness, excessive worry, difficulties concentrating and irritability are all common symptoms of anxiety. Some may experience a couple of these symptoms as ... » Read More
What the recent Duke student protest over ‘Fun Home’ can teach us about summer reading

What the recent Duke student protest over ‘Fun Home’ can teach us about summer reading

It’s back-to-school week for many students across the United States. Whether it's college, high school or younger grades, back-to-school lessons probably include a ... » Read More
Group selfies responsible for lice outbreak in teens?

Group selfies responsible for lice outbreak in teens?

There may be room for a new dominant hashtag on social media, and it’s a gross one: #socialmedialice.
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Many Republican voters are taking Trump seriously, why aren't the media?

Many Republican voters are taking Trump seriously, why aren't the media?

Real estate billionaire and reality TV star Donald Trump has been called a lot of things: a fake, a cancer and even "the clown prince ... » Read More
Reporters killed in Virginia shooting leave loved ones behind

Reporters killed in Virginia shooting leave loved ones behind

Two reporters in Moneta, Virginia, were shot and killed during an interview Wednesday morning that aired live on local news station WDBJ, BuzzFeed News reported.
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Parents and teachers should talk about the life-events that impact students

Parents and teachers should talk about the life-events that impact students

When it comes to talking about the major events that impact a child's life, parents and teachers sometimes fail. And that lack of communication ... » Read More
1 in 3 parents with young children worried about their food budgets

1 in 3 parents with young children worried about their food budgets

Many families with young children are concerned they won't have enough food to feed their kids through the end of the school week, according ... » Read More
Have You Seen This? Ridge running is terrifying

Have You Seen This? Ridge running is terrifying

BANANAS TOWN — Filmmaker Sébastien Montaz-Rosset likes to trail run. But there’s trail running and then there’s trail running.
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Artificial kidney will save millions of lives, scientists say

Artificial kidney will save millions of lives, scientists say

Ed Timmerman is hooked up to a portable dialysis machine every night. He is one of the 1.5 to 2 million people worldwide suffering ... » Read More
Are you wearing too much makeup or not enough at work?

Are you wearing too much makeup or not enough at work?

Getting ready in the morning is stressful enough, but a woman’s job may be on the line as she swipes on mascara and carefully ... » Read More

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