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Hope For Conceiving Couples: Acupuncture Proven To Boost Fertility In Women.

If you and your partner are attempting to become pregnant, you may be looking for ways to boost your fertility, especially if you have been trying to become pregnant for several months or more. One of the oldest, and safest ways to boost fertility is acupuncture. If you aren't sure what acupuncture is, it is the ancient practice of inserting small, thin needles into the skin. Depending on where these needles are placed, the needles will help to stimulate certain functions of the body, in this case, fertility. Acupuncture, when used with modern fertility treatments, can boost fertility in women by as much as 26% according to a study done by Tel Aviv University. Other studies have certainly backed up these claims with similar results. Read More »

Safe Green Cleaning Tips to protect your Family Health.

Its not an easy task to keep your place looking clean, sanitized and presentable sometimes. There are so many tasks to do and so many chemicals to do them with, so no wonder we often don't feel like doing it. Most modern products however contain a number of chemicals of questionable safety, keeping labels warning us to keep away from children, hazardous, poison and similar labels that sound pretty ominous. Thankfully, you can dispose of these safely and move on to much more environmentally and family-friendly alternatives that could already be found in your home. The following tips will give you some details on what you can do: Read More »

Habitual Tardiness: Causes And Consequences.

Habitual Tardiness Causes And Consequences

Whether it's for work or school, an appointment to the dentist or even showing up for a date, some people can never be there at the scheduled time. It's a chronic disease that afflicts them, no matter how important the event is. Psychologists have studied this phenomenon but there are no conclusive reasons. At best, they have come up with hypotheses and theories. If you know of someone who always arrives late, or worse, if you're one yourself, learn from this article: Read More »

How Does Adoption Affect The Child and Others

Adoption is a long process that involves several parties. Adoption can be a successful and enjoyable process, however, there are adverse psychological effects that can affect the birth mother, the adopted parents and the adoptee. These individual experiences and challenges can have long and lasting effects on the birth mother and the adoptee. The birth mother may experience Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms in dealing with the loss of her child, while the adopted child may have issues with identity and intimacy, as his or her being stems from the loss of their birth mother. The adopted parents face their own unique challenges in terms of bonding with their adopted child. The adoption process is usually initiated on the birth mother’s side, in an environment of crises and loss. Read More »

Top Ways To Beat Erectile Dysfunction.

Malfunctions of the proverbial trouser snake are by no means uncommon and, contrary to popular misconception, are more often caused by physiological factors than psychological. Still, you’ll go a long way down a dead end street before you find a gent willing to openly discuss Erectile Dysfunction (ED). Despite as many as 1 in 10 men suffering from ED at least once in their lives, the condition is often treated as a shameful secret or simply ignored. A vicious cycle of negative thoughts or anxiety about sex can follow, causing a reasonably insignificant problem to spiral, reduce self-esteem and lead to relationship difficulties. But from meditation to medication, there are several ways to beat the erectile blues and get back on the horse, as it were. Read More »

Turning Regret Into Learning Opportunities.

How to deal with life’s painful moments and learning to cope with the emotions they bring us. There’s nothing worse than feeling shame or regret over an event that occurred in the past. It can be a missed opportunity or the way we handled a situation that causes the regret. The mental torture we impose on ourselves by replaying events over and over and beating ourselves up for what happened is unhealthy and unrealistic. Struggling with difficult emotions caused by painful memories is normal, but when they become so persistent that our current lives are affected, it’s time to take action. Persistent feelings and thoughts of regret can have a paralyzing effect on your life. Taking a step back from your thoughts and looking at regret in a different light can help you cope. Here are a few ways to begin doing that. Read More »

How To Live To A Ripe Old Age.

The answer to 'why are we here' has been asked so many times that it is simply becoming a mute point amongst most of us and from health, wealth and happiness surely, in the main, we can answer pretty much along the same lines. Of course, once we can come up with some kind of rationale with regards to our life on earth then it's up to us to get on with it and if you want to know the secret to living a long and happy life then you won't be surprised to learn that money probably ain't it. Once we can move on from material goods and learn to accept other people for all their faults as well as understanding our own little idiosyncrasies then all that's left to do is live our life and the ten points below certainly won't do you any harm. Read More »

How To Be Happy With Yourself.

Scientific Views In our recent enough past, humanity was primarily focused on survival. We have recently learned to be depressed and anxious with all the stimulation in the world. Dr. Robert Biswas-Diener, who works in the field of positive psychology, and surveyed a group of Maasai warriors in Kenya about their happiness. The Maasai don't have the things that people in the developed world consider to be happiness generators, such as material wealth, but they still think of themselves as happy. This doesn't mean that wealthy people can't be happy -- it just means that being wealthy doesn't automatically confer happiness. According to Dr. Robert Holden, founder of The Happiness Project, "those looking for happiness often don't realize they already have it" Being happy with yourself isn't so much about pursuing it, but finding things that you can do to help you recognize your happiness. Read More »

Tips For Hunting Down The Perfect Home For Your Growing Family.

If you’re planning a move into a larger home, which can give your growing family the room that they need to be comfortable and have everything that they require to live a contended life; you certainly have your work cut out for you. After all, when it comes to purchasing any home, it can be difficult to find one that fits all of your requirements. But when you’re considering one for your family, which is growing and will continue to grow in the future, you need to consider not only your present needs but also your future needs as well. Continue reading for some important tips that will make hunting for your new home for your growing family much easier than it otherwise would be. Whether you’re looking for a transportable home, a townhouse, or a single-family house, these tips will help you find the dream home for your entire family Read More »

The Fight Against Aging.

Since the beginning of time, people have been looking for ways to slow the aging process and extend the human lifespan. Since the 1900s, humans have been able to increase their average life expectancy from only 31 years to 67.2. In some countries, such as the United States and Japan, the average life expectancy is even higher. Scientists are continuing to conduct research in this field today and, with their efforts, experts predict that the human lifespan will continue to increase. Read More »

How To Boost Your Confidence And Get Rid Of Low Self Esteem.

Low confidence and self esteem is an increasingly common issue in our world today. All sorts of stresses that we have in our lives often accumulate inside our heads and can often result in lack of self confidence. Without this self confidence our problems seem worse to us, and our lives become more and more challenging. Getting through most situations, even relatively simple ones can be tough. Low self esteem can manifest itself inside our heads and come out in various symptoms such as; social withdrawal, anxiety, eating disorders, inability to accept compliments, inability to be fair to yourself, accentuating the negative, over-concern on the opinions of others, self neglect, reluctance to take on new things, and reluctance to form your own opinion. Read More »

When It Gets Hard With Your Partner – The Solution Is Simple.

There’s always the talk about those first three “honeymoon” moths in the relationship where there are no fights, words and words exclaiming wonderful feelings, and even more wonderful feelings you got inside. That’s the easy part of one relationship. The more you know someone, the more you love that person – but, for that time to last, you must work really hard to always have a reason to stay with someone when it starts getting harder. It should be a lot of conversations and a bunch of compromises you should make together. Read More »

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