May 27, 2017

The Effects Of Parents Not Getting Involved Have On Children

Since it is Children’s day, I think it is necessary to bring to fore the importance of a parent being really involved in his/her child’s life.  When it comes to parenting, it goes without saying that parents are the ones who influence children the most. In fact, it is the […]
May 27, 2017

Babies With Involved Fathers Develop Faster – Study

A new study has suggested that a father’s involvement in a baby’s life is vital to childhood development A team of researchers from King’s College London, Oxford University, and Imperial College London recently conducted a study that brought to light the imperative role of a father in the first few […]
May 27, 2017

Stakeholder Urges Implementation Of Community Mental Health Programme

Mr. Kenneth Nwaubani, the Director of Amaudo Itumbauzo Mental Healthcare Services, has called for policies that would sustain the implementation of community mental health programme in the country. Nwaubani made the call on Thursday during a meeting with the state Commissioner of Health, Dr. John Ahukanna, in Umuahia. According to […]
May 25, 2017

Why Do Other People Influence Us So Much? This Is The Science Behind It

It may seem that we are in control of our thoughts and behaviour. But social psychology tells a different story. Social psychology is defined as, “the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate to one another.” We are social beings. Most of us communicate with others every day. […]
May 25, 2017

Health Effects Of Not Sleeping Enough

With endless demands on our time and our addiction to electronics, we’re not sleeping long enough or well enough to function optimally when we’re awake. Sleep deprivation contributes to heart disease, hypertension, obesity, diabetes, and hormonal imbalances. Lack of sleep has also been proven to diminish workplace productivity and promote […]
May 23, 2017

When You Invest In Inspiration, You Find The key To Wealth

Whether you’re a consistent saver and savvy investor or an impulsive spender, you’ve probably struggled with money management at some point Often, dwelling on these past struggles could cause you to continue mismanaging your money, or lose more, instead of creating and accumulating your desired fortune. By doing so, we are heading for self-depreciation and desperation, instead of […]
May 22, 2017

This Is Why You Get Attracted To Someone

This  is a list of some intriguing findings from research exploring the attraction process. 1. Attraction is not only physical. We are drawn to others based on their skills (task attraction) and interpersonal behavior (social attraction). 2. Babies stare longer at pictures featuring attractive faces. 3. Opposites do not attract. In fact, […]
May 22, 2017

If You Nag At Your Spouse To Lose Weight, It’ll Backfire. Here’s Why…

Ever wonder why your spouse eats too much even when you warn him or her not to eat too much? It could be because your admonitions put your spouse into a state of reactance, causing them to go against your advice just to prove their independence. Reactance is a state […]