5 Signs You’re In an Emotionally Abusive Relationship

In her new memoir, Jennifer Lopez shares that her love life has been rockier than any of us might have been imagined: The 45-year-old singer says she’s been in abusive relationships.

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5 Reasons Why We Love Being Scared

In the real world, none of us would want to get up close and personal with a killer doll or a guy wielding a blood-soaked machete. Yet we’ll shell out twelve bucks to watch it in a darkened theater. What’s up with that? Here, some theories on why we love that scary feeling.

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5 Signs You’re Being Bullied at Work

About a quarter of American workers have been bullied at work. Are you one of them?

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6 Ways to Be a Creative Genius

Surprise: study finds marijuana use does not boost creativity. Here’s what does.

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Why Do We Find Clowns So Terrifying?

Want a shiver of horror as you get ready for Halloween? Watch the trailer for American Horror Story: Freak Show, which premieres tomorrow on FX. Set amid one of the last freak shows in the 1950s, it follows people like sword-swallowers, bearded ladies—and worse—scary killer clowns.

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Is That Character From “Gone Girl” Really a Psychopath?

If you’ve read the book “Gone Girl” or seen the new movie, we’re willing to bet there was at least one moment that made you think, “Whoa, what a psycho!” But was that person truly, clinically speaking, a psychopath? We asked a psychiatrist to break it down for us.

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Why Perfectionism Could Be Killing You

A new analysis says that perfectionists are more likely to struggle with depression or anxiety, and sadly, they’re more likely to commit suicide. And there are other negative health effects of perfectionism, too.

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Is Robert Downey Jr. Right that Drug Addiction is Genetic?

“Pick a dysfunction and and it’s a family problem,” the Iron Man star told Vanity Fair.

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3 Ways to Help Prevent Travel Rage

In the past week or so, three flights have been diverted thanks to passenger scuffles. Follow this advice to keep your calm while traveling.

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Overconfident People Are Viewed As More Talented

The idea of “fake it till you make it” is legit. Plus, what it means for people who underestimate themselves.

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