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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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Practising the art of conscious living
July 18 2014 at 11:57

Learn the tools to direct the mind towards happiness with philosopher and author Swami A Parthasarathy.

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How drinking cocoa could fight dementia
July 16 2014 at 11:54

Tests show that a specific type of cocoa stops clumps of proteins from building up in the brain and damaging nerve cells.

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How being hostile could cause a stroke
July 15 2014 at 11:41

Feeling cynical and hostile toward others may double the risk of having a stroke in middle-aged and older adults.

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Can an all-nighter beat depression?
July 10 2014 at 14:54

Staying awake for more than 24 hours may be the fastest treatment for moderate to major depression.

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Active brain key to preventing dementia
July 9 2014 at 12:12

Having a demanding job can help stave off dementia later in life, a study has found.

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Feeling under the weather?
July 7 2014 at 14:47

For some winter marks the start of a relentless and recurrent cycle of depression known as Seasonal Affective Disorder.

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Is your diet your religion?
June 27 2014 at 14:26

Roger Lewis looks at a new book which says weight-loss fads embody the core elements of a sacred sect.

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One man’s battle with extreme anxiety
June 27 2014 at 14:25

Atlantic editor Scott Stossel has blown his cover in a remarkable book about his life as a closeted anxiety-sufferer.

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