Falling into an impossible infatuation feels painful, embarrassing and hopeless - nothing is worse than being in love with someone who does not love you back. Here are 8 useful tricks to ensure that you avoid future infatuations; support your mental health while also thriving and enjoying life.
Unfortunately, sometimes we grow apart from people and realize that we need to end certain friendships. It can be extremely difficult and awkward to do so, especially if your friend does not easily pick up on hints. Here are 5 sneaky psychological tricks to phase someone out without seeming rude.
Unfortunately, some people lack social awareness and empathy; here are are 6 signs that it's time to phase out your toxic, narcissistic friend. Do they intrude on your life regularly, yet treat you badly? If so, you're better off without them.
Many gay people struggle to accept their sexuality, choosing to remain closeted. Living an inauthentic life can destroy your mental health and make you feel like you're trapped; I have written this article to help you overcome negative thinking patterns and find the strength to come out as gay.
Not everyone you cross paths with will like you and truly want you to be their friend, even if they appear to enjoy your company. In this article, I will share some psychologically-proven ways to determine whether someone is your real friend or merely a distant, detached acquaintance.
MDMA, known as ecstasy, is an illicit substance commonly used in the rave scene. The high is immensely enjoyable, making the user feel simultaneously euphoric, excited, empathetic, loving and at peace with the world. In this article, I take a closer look at the psychology of MDMA use and addiction.
Coffee and tea are adored worldwide, and provide many people with daily energy and motivation. However, regular caffeine consumption has a darker side and can result in severe addiction and depression. This article tackles the problem of drinking caffeine when you are bipolar- or mania-prone.
Many people gain the well-known "fresher's fifteen" during their first year at college/university. Fortunately, it is possible to enjoy the social meals and drinking culture without getting fat.
Manchester, often seen as the capital of the North, is home to a variety of slang. Most of it stems from Lancashire dialect, but the London street lingo is also creeping into the vocab of young Mancs.
Sometimes we find ourselves infatuated with someone we can't be with, and we are tempted to "be friends" with this person. In this article, I will tell you why this is a terrible, unrealistic idea.
Pygmy hedgehogs are beautiful, interesting little animals and require a special, protein-rich diet to thrive.
Infatuation is a deep, painful experience that can completely disrupt one's life. However, some psychological tricks can be employed to rewire your brain and help free you from this tricky phenomenon.
6LACK is an enigmatic R&B artist. Combining beautiful soul vocals and deep, vibrating bass interludes, he has created a stunning sound that is half way between reality and a lucid dream.
Anxiety and OCD can affect the mind in various ways. Derealization and depersonalization (DPDR) sufferers feel totally detached from reality and in a dream-like trance. I wish to demystify and tackle the terrifying phenomenon of anxiety-induced dissociation.
Many people who use Accutane (isotretinoin) for acne are aware that it can cause severe hair loss. I lost 70% of my thick, long hair from Accutane; luckily, I managed to regain most of my hair within 2 years due to topical minoxidil (Rogaine), peppermint oil and an anti-inflammatory, fat-rich diet.
An unwanted infatuated is incredibly painful and hard to cope with. This article explores the psychology and neuroscience behind your strong feelings, and explains how you can reclaim your life.
The youth of London nearly all speak in slang. This dialect is interesting as the majority of the words come from Jamaican patois. Here's a comprehensive guide to the slang spoken by "roadmen".
Here are five friendships that you can definitely relate to, including your relationship with your wildest, most interesting friend, the judgemental girl in the group and the "clingy" one.
Any avid Lana fan will know that she has 300+ unreleased songs. Here are some absolute gems that every fan of her music should listen to, some beautiful, some dark and some just painfully druggy.
In this article, I will discuss my experience with Accutane, including how to combat side effects and tips on Accutane-friendly makeup and products.
This hub is dedicated to the Roy Wood's second studio album, Waking At Dawn. Roy Woods is a rising OVO star, and his sound is comparable to that of PartyNextDoor and The Weeknd.
Roy Woods is signed to OVO. His stunning vocals combined with soft, synth sounds result in beautiful, Jamaican-influenced songs. He is certainly a rising star, comparable to The Weeknd and Drake.