Postpartum Rage: The Unspoken Emotion of New Motherhood Postpartum Rage: The Unspoken Emotion of New Motherhood
Share on PinterestWhen you picture the postpartum period, you might think of diaper commercials with mom wrapped in a cozy blanket on the couch, cuddling her calm and happy newborn.But women who have experienced the fourth trimester in real life know better. Sure, there are many sweet moments, but the reality is, finding peace can be tough. In fact, as many as 22 percent of women will experience a
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10 Emotional Needs to Consider in Relationships 10 Emotional Needs to Consider in Relationships
Share on PinterestEveryone has emotional needs.Consider basic survival needs like water, air, food, and shelter. Meeting these physical needs means you can stay alive, but it takes more to give life meaning. You can’t see or touch things like companionship, affection, security, or appreciation, but they’re just as valuable. The same goes for feeling heard or valued. In a relationship,
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4 Best CBD Brands for Sleep 4 Best CBD Brands for Sleep
Share on PinterestDesign by Alexis LiraWe include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Here’s our process.Many people who struggle to fall asleep are starting to use cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical compound that’s derived from hemp and cannabis plants and won’t get you high.Studies show that CBD can be
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What to Know About Pyrrole Disorder What to Know About Pyrrole Disorder
Share on PinterestPyrrole disorder is a clinical condition that causes dramatic shifts in mood. It sometimes occurs alongside other mental health conditions, including: bipolar disorderanxietyschizophreniaPyrrole disorder develops when there are too many pyrrole molecules in your body. These can strip your system of essential nutrients that play an important role in mood regulation.Doctors don&rsq
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Does Getting a Shen Men Piercing Have Any Health Benefits? Does Getting a Shen Men Piercing Have Any Health Benefits?
Share on PinterestWhat does this piercing have to do with acupressure points?Feel that thick piece of cartilage that juts out just below the top curve of your ear? Put a ring (or a stud) on it, and you’ve got a shen men piercing.This isn’t just any ordinary piercing for looks or edginess — it’s been claimed that the shen men piercing may also have benefits for people with a
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Quarantine Forced Me to Quit Trying to Be ‘The Strong Black Woman’ Quarantine Forced Me to Quit Trying to Be ‘The Strong Black Woman’
The stereotype of the strong black woman was killing me.Share on PinterestAs a college professor, writer, wife, and mother, my life was already hectic before COVID-19 rocked the globe. My days typically followed a tight schedule filled with daycare drop off, meetings, teaching, writing, and more meetings. Oh yeah, and being a wife. It never dawned on me that I was embodying the strong black woman
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Daith Piercing Pain: What to Expect Daith Piercing Pain: What to Expect
Share on PinterestIf you’re looking for a subtle yet unique way to decorate your ear, you may have considered a daith piercing. You may also be thinking about a daith piercing for medical reasons, as there’s some controversial evidence that these piercings can also deliver anxiety and migraine relief. Whatever your reasons are, you’re probably wondering about how a daith piercing
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How to Recognize and Work Through Emotional Dependency How to Recognize and Work Through Emotional Dependency
Share on PinterestEmotional support is one of the big benefits of having relationships. When you face life challenges or stress, your loved ones can offer empathy and comfort by listening to your troubles and validating your feelings.In a romantic relationship, you might turn to your partner for this support first. It’s normal to look to partners for emotional support and guidance, especiall
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Your Pregnancy Test Is Positive: What Next? Your Pregnancy Test Is Positive: What Next?
Share on PinterestIllustration by Alyssa KeiferFeeling a mix of emotions after seeing a positive test result is perfectly normal, and actually, quite common. You may find yourself ecstatic one minute and crying the next — and not necessarily happy tears.Even if you’ve been getting up close and personal with your partner for several months, a positive pregnancy test is often a shock. Yo
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12 High-CBD Cannabis Strains to Ease Anxiety 12 High-CBD Cannabis Strains to Ease Anxiety
Share on PinterestCannabis is a go-to remedy for some folks living with anxiety. But not all cannabis is created equal. Some strains can actually bring on or worsen anxiety.The key is to choose a strain with a high CBD-to-THC ratio. Cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are the main active compounds in cannabis. They’re both similar in structure, but there’s one very big dif
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