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Earaches, Loneliness & the Health Benefits of Kindness

December 4, 2012


The science and reality of psychological pain I was recently reading an article about emotional pain.  It put a scientific gloss on what was clear to me already, that emotional pain is real pain.  But it added a few other surprising insights on top of that. Of course emotional pain is real pain.  Loneliness has […]

Larks in Jackboots—Discriminating against the late-to-bed

June 20, 2011


People suffer from all kinds of sleep ailments rooted in all manner of different causes, some medical, some not.  A lot of things which have nothing to do with medical dysfunction can cause insomnia, for instance. Too much coffee?  Maybe.  Worry?  Maybe.  A book you couldn’t put down?  All too often.  Poor bedtime habits?  In […]