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Anxiety Leads to Cynicism in Parents Prevent Them Raising Kids Making Right Decisions

Cynics not any smarter for their skepticism. Scientists say it’s just the opposite.

During a 2006 commencement speech at Knox College, Stephen Colbert made a highly trenchant point that many of the attendees probably dismissed as bullshit. “Cynicism masquerades as wisdom,” he said, “but it is the furthest thing from it.” Social science suggests that this is a true statement that can be defended with data. Even so, research also shows that most people believe being cynical is positively correlated with being smart. Cynicism is, in short, not only a potential sign of intellectual laziness, but a trap that snags many people, particularly parents. Read more at Source: Cynical Parents Raise Incompetent Kids

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New Study Links Pesticide Exposure To Autism

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Negative thoughts a mental-health issue

I can’t seem to get out of this pit of negativity about myself. I hear only the negatives people say about me. Dear Carolyn,. I can’t seem to get out of this pit of … READ MORE …

Feeling worthless is a mental health issue

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I can’t seem to get out of this pit of negativity about myself. I only hear the negatives people say about me … READ MORE …

Having one mental health disorder increases your risks of getting another

New studies reveal that most psychiatric illnesses are related to one another. Tracing these connections, like the mapping of a river system, promises to help … READ MORE …

A New Study Shows The Creepy Way Your Brain Moves When You Remember Something

The human brain is an amazing thing. The heavy lump of grey and white matter inside your skull can do brilliant feats, from coordinating your dreams to helping . . . READ MORE >>>