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Let It Go?

By Menachem Z. Rosensaft I am utterly appalled by smug and deliberately provocative intellectuals who promote "radical innovation" in Holocaust remembrance by casting aside the "anxiety" of having to deal with the full scope of the Shoah...Show More Summary

Lessons from French Morocco: “Fanaticism Anxiety” about Muslims has been with us since the Colonial Era

By Edmund Burke III Today we hear a great deal about the question of what went wrong in Middle Eastern societies. For an historian of the early twentieth century world, it’s déjà…

October starts with a fright for stocks

Sobering economic reports from Europe and at home, plus anxiety over Ebola landing in the U.S., sparked a sell-off

How Moodiness and Jealousy May Lead to Alzheimer’s

14 hours agoHealth : Healthland

Researchers say certain personality traits, like jealousy, worry, anxiety and anger, can double a woman’s chances of developing Alzheimer’s

Zip Code Anxiety

"I have never Googled an ex; I would only be disappointed when I didn't find an obituary." -- Anonymous friend Is there anything worse than learning an ex has moved uncomfortably close to your neighborhood or office? Sure, cancer, starvation, paper cuts: all bad. Show More Summary

New GOP Video Is So Dumb the Words Don't Even Make Sense

16 hours agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Voting is tricky—how are you supposed to know who to vote for? The College Republican National Committee is tapping into this anxiety with an insulting new "parody" campaign ad that imagines the different candidates as dresses (?) for women to wear. Read more...

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Challenged Myself To Bake 50 Pies (And It's Helping Me Deal with My Anxiety)

16 hours agoLifestyle : xoJane

I never feel as calm as I do when I’m cutting fruits or mixing custards. Read more

Newswire: Peter Dinklage and a bunch of the SNL cast to give voice to Angry Birds

Ending years in which the only voices of the Angry Birds were those supplied by your own anxieties—the chirruping of all your failed relationships and professional disappointments as they slingshot repeatedly into the shoddy constructions...Show More Summary

Gene interacts with stress, leads to heart disease in some people

Some people who are prone to hostility, anxiety and depression might also be hard-wired to gain weight when exposed to chronic stress, leading to diabetes and heart disease, a new genetic finding suggests. An estimated 13 percent ofShow More Summary

Gene interacts with stress and leads to heart disease in some people

DURHAM, N.C. – A new genetic finding from Duke Medicine suggests that some people who are prone to hostility, anxiety and depression might also be hard-wired to gain weight when exposed to chronic stress, leading to diabetes and heart...Show More Summary

“Just try to ignore it”: How neurotic people respond to extreme rudeness at work

We’ve all experienced rudeness at work; at the time it’s offensive and can harm our creativity, but it bears even darker fruits in the long-term, as repeated exposure is associated with depression, anxiety and psychological distress.How...Show More Summary

Bacteria may have ability to reduce impact of diazepam on UK river environments

A reaction pathway that could reduce the potentially harmful impact of diazepam and similar chemicals on the UK's freshwater environment has been discovered by researchers. Diazepam -- used to treat anxiety and other similar conditions -- has been detected in rivers across the UK and Europe, having been released from waste water treatment plants. Show More Summary

CDC: First Person to Test Positive for Ebola in U.S. is in Dallas

yesterdayNews : Truthdig

Shutterstock Ebola has officially come to the United States, but the Center for Disease Control is attempting to contain Americans’ anxieties along with the spread of the potentially deadly virus. On Tuesday, the CDC confirmed that a man who recently returned from Liberia to the U.S. Show More Summary

Is She Cracking Under Pressure? ‘Long Island Medium’ Theresa Caputo Reveals Her Secret Meltdowns —Crying Spells, Anxiety Attacks & Sleepless Nights— In New Tell-All

Though recently exposed her botched readings, tour tricks and diva antics in bombshell reports, Long Island Medium star Theresa Caputo insisted she’s remained cool, calm and collected. “I don’t… READ ON


Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) is a tall pinkish herb with flowers. This herb has been used for centuries as herbal medicine for insomniacs. This mild sedative is currently popular as a sleeping aid and in countering anxiety especially in Germany, France, Belgium, and the United Kingdom. Show More Summary

Nuit Blanche 2014 Guide: Performance Anxiety

Area: in and around Nathan Phillips Square and Toronto City Hall. As you can guess from the title, the Performance Anxiety zone will be dedicated to durational performance art and all the messiness that goes with it. As curator Heather...Show More Summary

ROBERT SHILLER: Our Anxieties Are Now Driving Up The Stock Market (DIA, SPY, QQQ, TLT, IWM)

Robert Shiller, Yale professor, and founder of the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index just appeared on CNBC to talk about the latest Case-Shiller report, which showed home price growth slowed some in July. Shiller also talked about the...Show More Summary

Three Messages From God in the Terror-Filled Headlines

People are worried. The news is pretty unnerving. Our family's seeing more anxiety through social media recently. People who seldom watch the news are watching it now. Each day seems to bring more sobering terrorism warnings. Porous borders killers could cross.

Can this simple strategy reduce children's anxiety about school tests?

The sad thing about children's exam nerves is that their fears often becoming self-fulfilling. Too much anxiety and they can end up under-performing relative to their abilities.A team of psychologists led by Fred Paas and colleagues has taken a cognitive psychology approach to this situation. Show More Summary

The Harmful and Ridiculous Lie of “Mentally Strong People”

Last year, when I was in the hellish gutter of one of the worst depression and anxiety episodes of my life, I kept seeing articles pop up in my Facebook feed talking about “mentally strong people” and the actions they take every day. At the time I felt anything but mentally strong. I was just trying to […]

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