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 Since I'm obsessed with everything about the human brain lately (especially when it comes to addiction to retail/consuming), this also peaked my interest and I'll totally read this book. 
A psychologist and former addict insists that the illness model for addiction is wrong, and dangerously so
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I know! That's why I find this so interesting. I just don't understand why/how this could be true, which is why I need to read the book. 
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Yes Michigan, The Feeling's Forever!
I may be biased, but Michigan is the greatest state in the union. And, according to Thrillist , I'm right! As part of the " America Week " campaign, Thrillist released "The Definitive and final ranking of all 50 states." States were ranked on their contribu...
I may be biased, but Michigan is the greatest state in the union. And, according to Thrillist, I'm right! As part of the "America Week" campaign, Thrillist released "The Definitive and final ranking of all 50 states." State...
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Process that allows brains to learn and remember also leads to degeneration with age.
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Many couples must decide whether or not they will combine their finances or keep their separate bank accounts.
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Decades of research reveals why teens lie, and about what.
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Mount Rainier Day Trip - June 9, 2015 - Hiking, Snow, Streams
The Pacific Northwest really is nature's playground. We're surrounded with so much beauty and a short drive from Seattle can lead us to snow, the mountains, the ocean, rain forest, lush deciduous forests, and even the desert! Mount Rainier is one of the mor...
The Pacific Northwest really is nature's playground. We're surrounded with so much beauty and a short drive from Seattle can lead us to snow, the mountains, the ocean, rain forest, lush deciduous forests, and even the desert!...
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10 Travel Items I Wish I Had Not Left at Home
I was recently asked for advice on must have items by a friend that is embarking on a four week adventure. Based on my experience traveling by myself for three weeks between Australia and New Zealand, I gave her my run down and then she asked if there was a...
I was recently asked for advice on must have items by a friend that is embarking on a four week adventure. Based on my experience traveling by myself for three weeks between Australia and New Zealand, I gave her my run down a...
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I didn't realize how much I'd use this until I started using it almost daily. 
With some new commands you can now set alarms and send notes to your Android device, right from a Google desktop search. Google recently added the ability to send directions to your phone right from a desktop search on your computer, and now they have added even more options. You can now set an alarm on your Android device as well as send notes to it, all right from a Google desktop...
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Yes, the answer is yes.
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The gains in productivity, creativity, and overall work-life satisfaction are hard to ignore.
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If you've ever had a "psycho" ex (or maybe you've been the psycho ex), this is a pretty interesting read. 

"When people realize that a reward—love, sex, drugs—isn’t delivered, the brain’s network for rage, which is closely connected to areas in the prefrontal cortex that assess and expect rewards, is triggered. Unfulfilled expectations can make us furious and aggressive; animals denied an expected pleasure will bite or attack."
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