psychology

The Sad Reality of Perinatal Grief

Perinatal grief is what happens when a baby dies before or a few days after birth. It’s an intense pain that takes the woman, her partner and the family by surprise. The pregnant woman has made up her mind about the…

Four Problems of Being an Only Daughter

From birth, an only daughter may become spoiled at home and become mom and dad’s little princess. As a result, her parents may be overprotective. They may also make an extra effort to take care of her needs, since she’s…

How to Cope with Borderline Personality Disorder

The behavior of people with borderline personality disorder often generates confusion among those around them. This is because the condition makes people act in a certain way: capricious and eccentric. Thus, this can cause concern and even upset family members. In…

You Can’t Force Children to Kiss in Greeting

For young children, a kiss is a sign of affection. Normally, they kiss their parents, siblings or grandparents to express love. Therefore, this action can make them uncomfortable with a stranger. They might even refuse to do so. That’s why you…

7 Things that Destroy Relationships

Meeting someone and starting a relationship is so wonderful and at first everything seems perfect. But as things progress, little things come to light: attitudes and actions that can destroy relationships. In this transition period, difficulties may arise if you…

How to Detect Autistic Spectrum Disorders

Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are neurological conditions which can cause significant social, communication, and behavioral problems in the first years of life. “There’s that boy who’s a bit different, doesn’t talk much, and is a bit introverted. He finds it hard to make…

Children Who Grow Up Without a Father or Mother

Families are changing. In the western world, the number of single-parent families is increasing  and, consequently, so is the percentage of children who grow up without a father or mother. Whatever the reason that leads a family to be single-parent may be…

Harmful Lies You Tell Yourself Every Day

 “White lies” are lies that are socially accepted. But what happens when instead of lying to others, you lie to yourself? Those lies are considered harmful lies. Self-deception is much more common than you may think. However, few people realize…

The Treatment for a Bad Mood

In reality, there is a wide variety of problems that affect people, whether they be social, economical, or cultural. Unfortunately, these can make you suffer from an almost unwavering bad mood.

How Anxiety Affects Your Body Odor

Anxiety affects your well-being and can also change your body odor. Some people are unaware that some of their ailments are caused by anxiety. The first step in controlling secondary symptoms such as body odor is to identify said symptoms:…