Self-esteem can greatly impact aspects of our lives, for better or worse. A positive self-esteem is critical to avoiding setbacks and building ourselves up. Gain insight into why this occurs and learn how to make a positive change.
Source: Help Guide
While everyone experiences fears, some have a particularly hard time dealing with them. Skim the text to find out why, as well as ways to overcome those that are most interesting to you.
Read about how ancient Greek medicine inspired many modern practices.
Source: NIH News in Health
Read about the importance of the social bonds we make and maintain as well as how these connections make us healthier and happier.
Source: CBS News
Learn about the deadly outbreak of Ebola in Africa, how it spreads quickly, and why it is so difficult to contain.
Source: Smithsonian Magazine
Cute aggression is the feeling of wanting to squeeze or pinch something we think is adorable.
Giving birth used to be one of the most dangerous things a woman could do, until medical advancements about a century ago improved outcomes. So why might the United States—and one state in particular— be sliding backward in this key statistic?
Source: Mayo Clinic
Are you nervous when you have to speak in front of your class? Check out some tips on how to conquer this common fear.
Source: Cancer Research UK
Cancer is not a disease that people catch—instead, it is the result of mutations, or changes at the cellular level. Find out how these tiny changes can make things go very wrong.
Source: Scientific American
Would you have trouble parting with your favorite things? A hoarder is a person who collects items and can’t discard any of them. Often, the homes of hoarders are completely full, with only enough room left to walk from room to room. A new study using brain scans helps shed light on why people behave this way.