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Does getting to bed feel like a nightmare? For many of us, as soon as it’s time for bed, the brain begins buzzing. We might experience racing thoughts or a thought or two that keeps gnawing at us.

Honouring Resistance: How Women Resist Abuse in Intimate Relationships (34 page PDF)  explains that every person resists abuse and that abusers choose their behavior.  Choosing to Change is a compa…

How to Spot an Abuser Who Claims to be the Victim (My thanks to Barbara Roberts for her help with this article) I am sure that you have watched police SWAT teams in action at a hostage situation. As the hostages emerge, a strange thing happens.

Ketones to combat Alzheimer’s disease | PLOS Neuroscience Community

Ketones to combat Alzheimer’s disease

Without prompting, they fill our stream of consciousness–Sudden amusement at a joke you heard yesterday, or a flash of panic over an important meeting that

By Emilie Reas, PLOS Neuroscience Community Editor As you put the finishing touches on your paper, you notice the sun rising and fantasize about crawling in bed. Your vision and hearing are beginning to distort and the words staring back at you from the monitor have lost their meaning. Your brain … well, feels like mush. We've all been there. That debilitating brain fog that inevitably sets in after an all-nighter prompts the obvious question: what does sleep deprivation actually do to the…

That All-Nighter is not without Neuroconsequences

By Emilie Reas, PLOS Neuroscience Community Editor As you put the finishing touches on your paper, you notice the sun rising and fantasize about crawling in bed. Your vision and hearing are beginning to distort and the words staring back at you from the monitor have lost their meaning. Your brain … well, feels like mush. We've all been there. That debilitating brain fog that inevitably sets in after an all-nighter prompts the obvious question: what does sleep deprivation actually do to the…

The iPhone 7 Plus camera is 'Apple's best' but what does that mean?     - CNET  Close                      iPhone 7 Plus gets dual cameras  Drag   	Apple has introduced the first truly major update to its iPhone camera that promises an improvement in photo quality beyond the incremental annual changes (beyond ancillary updates such as flash or image stabilization) since the original model. The iPhone 7 Plus brings new capabilities  some more accurately described than others  which youll need…

Close iPhone 7 Plus gets dual cameras Drag Apple has introduced the first truly major update to its iPhone camera that promises an improvement in photo quality beyond the incremental annual.

Eckhart Tolle - This reminds me of Shantideva's advice from the chapter on patience: "Happiness is obtained with great difficulty, whereas suffering occurs easily. Only through suffering is there release from the cycle of existence. Therefore, mind, be strong!"

The ego says, "I shouldn’t have to suffer," and that thought makes you suffer so much more. It is a distortion of the truth, which is always paradoxical. The truth is that you need to say yes to suffering before you can transcend it.

God Never Allows More Than We Can Bear. Oh, Yes, He Does! | For His Glory

God Never Allows More Than We Can Bear. Oh, Yes, He Does!

Sometimes God allows us to hit rock bottom so we realize that He is the Rock at the bottom.

What Does A Real Astronaut Think Of 'Gravity'?

On what it means to be a leader: "If you need a friend, buy a dog".

Alan Skees, American Glitch: Neo-Regionalism - An artist asks what the nostalgia for the "good ol' days" and its associated picturesque regionalism really means now.  What does it mean when interpreted through modern tools like cell phones?  Is this similar to using modern architecture language to respond to regionalism?  How are regional aspects distorted through "universal" language?

Alan Skees, American Glitch: Neo-Regionalism - An artist asks what the nostalgia for the "good ol' days" and its associated picturesque regionalism really means now. What does it mean when interpreted through modern tools like cell phones? Is this similar to using modern architecture language to respond to regionalism? How are regional aspects distorted through "universal" language?

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