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THE WASHINGTON POST

A whisper, then 87 million YouTube views

Caitlin Gibson meets the star of videos that induce ASMR, a tingling sensation. [VIDEO]

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

It’s festive season, feeling blue?

If the holiday season is tough for you, we have tips to help you cope.

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REUTERS

How laughing gas lifts depression

In a small pilot study, nitrous oxide helped patients for whom no other treatments, including conventional drugs, worked.

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How do they do it? Don’t ask!
November 5 2014 at 14:02

Emily Yahr looks at three celeb memoirs and finds out how Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Mindy Kaling deal with stress.

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Paracetamol to make a decision?
November 5 2014 at 11:36

Taking pills designed to suppress physical pain could help cut psychological pain, researchers say.

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Scientist ‘find Alzheimer’s origins’
November 3 2014 at 12:03

A group of New England scientists say Alheimer's disease is caused by the deposit of a protein in the brain.

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Zen and the art of commuting
October 31 2014 at 13:26

Mindfulness might be just the thing to cut the stress of your daily travel time, writes Katherine Shaver.

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Memories are made of... what?
October 30 2014 at 14:00

Eric Niiler talks about the human brain to a scientist who is working to build a prosthetic memory device.

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You spend 10 hours a day on the phone?
October 29 2014 at 12:02

We use our smartphones a lot, and you hear people say they're addicted to them, but is it truly addiction?

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Stay calm and avoid dementia?
October 22 2014 at 12:00

Endless worrying won't just give you sleepless nights - it could also raise your risk of Alzheimer's.

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Beat blues by getting off the couch
October 20 2014 at 14:08

Exercising three times a week reduces the odds of developing depression by around 16 percent, scientists say.

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Dementia could hit in just 12 years
October 13 2014 at 11:49

Researchers find that 80 percent of patients who went on to develop the illness noticed their memory slipping years earlier.

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Cannabis: the terrible truth
October 9 2014 at 14:04

British expert's 20-year study finally demolishes claims that smoking pot is harmless.

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