A recent study is suggesting something that we all have known for years (on one level or another): social media is killing us. Okay, not killing us, but it’s making us miserable. Really, really miserable. This is especially true of people who are teenagers and also happen to use social media extensively. Show More Summary
Post by Tanvier Peart. Becoming a parent can fill your heart with so many wonderful emotions and also anxieties -- especially once the baby arrives. Enter the infamous "baby blues." As much as society focuses on mothers-to-be and new moms, researchers now believe dads are at risk for baby blues too. Show More Summary
by Elizabeth Bass, Stony Brook University When I was a newspaper science editor, I approached Nobel Prize season with mixed glee and anxiety. Glee, because I knew that, without even an argument, I would get space in the paper for stories about research too arcane to make it into print the other 51 weeks of the year. Show More Summary
I’m always puzzled when people strike a posture of defensiveness about their own taste. It’s reasonable when a book or film or artwork you admire is under attack, but lately we seem to be in an age of ambient anxiety about what it means to enjoy things and whether or... More »
Chip Kelly to USC? Rumors persist, anxiety for Eagles fans does not
I’d been friends with Laura since we were children. We attended the same primary and secondary schools, and she was one of my closest confidants through my teenage grapples with depression and anxiety. She was always someone I could trust completely and, despite a few years’ absence where our... Continue reading
Tara is distressed. Her colleagues are not honoring their commitments, which makes it impossible for her to deliver on hers. Her anxiety is not just about the task. She feels trust slowly disappearing, and with it the possibility ofShow More Summary
One of the factors that keeps electric vehicles from wide adoption is range anxiety. Though battery technologies have come a long way in the last decade, with 100 miles on a charge being common, people still want to know they can take...Show More Summary
Contrary to popular belief, the new Closing Disclosure will remove a lot of the buyer's anxiety from the home-buying process. Real estate agents and lenders are spreading some gloom and doom about this new document when, in actuality, we simply need to change the way we present information and deadlines to our clients...
Heading to social media to vent about Chipgate, some iPhone 6s owners are upset to discover that not all A9 chips are created equal. Worse, some feel duped by Apple, which used two vendors to supply different versions of the chips in “identical” phones. Others worry about reports of inferior battery life — and some […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Postpartum Progress is launching its official community volunteer program, called the Warrior Mom™ Ambassadors. The Ambassadors are women who have survived perinatal mood and anxiety disorders who want to work with us to build a network...Show More Summary
Dating used to be simple. You’d ask someone out, pick them up, then have an anxiety attack when you got to Makeout Point. Now there’s something involving swiping right, or something. That’s why I posed this question last week: Why not let the car do the talking instead? Well, here are 10 pretty great answers. Read more...
Judge Jerri Collins jailed a domestic abuse victim for failing to appear in court to testify against her attacker. The victim says she had “anxiety” over the trial as the accused had allegedly choked her in front of her one-year-old child while threatening her with a knife. Show More Summary
Anxiety left unchecked turns everything into a crisis. My postpartum anxiety mainly centered around my daughters. I was convinced that each cough, each fever and every infection was the one that would send my daughters into the hospital. Show More Summary
vis SixColors: (seriously, subscribe to their RSS feed) On day one of the conference, I just used my iPhone normally, until at some point in the early evening when it popped up a warning that only 20 percent of its battery life remained. This warning (and another one at 10 percent) have been in iOS […] ?
The victim can be heard crying as bailiffs approach. Collins then orders her to turn around in order to be handcuffed. A judge in Seminole County, Florida will not discuss her harsh tone toward a sobbing domestic violence victim whom she sentenced to three days in jail, WFTV-TV reported. Show More Summary
One in four young people have experienced chronic pain and a mental disorder. According to a new report, the onset of pain is often preceded by mental disorders: an above-average rate of incidence of depression, anxiety disorders, and behavioral disorders occurs before the onset of headaches, back pain and neck pain.
Just say yes: Travel is about opportunities, weirdness; randomness can be your best friend. So when your tuk-tuk driver invites you to a football game, or two guys drinking out of a bucket on a porch invite you to join them, just say yes. Show More Summary
'Killbox' sets out to explore the anxieties and inhumanity of drone warfare.