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Who doesn't like getting compliments?

Compliments activate the same part of your brain as getting cash. A psychotherapist explains how they work.

A sincere, thoughtful compliment can leave an impact even years later. What is it about compliments that makes them so powerful?

People with type A personalities attract narcissists, but a relationship between the two is a recipe for disaster

Type As tend to over-give and work hard to understand other people. But this can sometimes lead them down a dark path.
Lil Tay, the self-proclaimed "world's youngest flexer."

‘Flexing’ or bragging about your expensive things may stop you from making friends, research shows

Nobody likes being overshadowed, but bragging about your money is a surefire way to do this.
"As humans we are designed to be interdependent. We need other people, especially in times of distress," relationship therapist Bukky Kolawole told INSIDER.

Codependency is an often misunderstood buzzword, but being ‘needy’ can actually be a good thing

The term codependency implies one partner is needy and asks a lot of the other partner in a relationship. Experts, however, say that's not always bad.
Psychotherapist and author Jonathan Alpert.

A psychotherapist was flooded with hate mail in 2012 when he said people don’t need years of therapy to get better, and 7 years later, he still ...

Many patients find themselves getting too much therapy, psychotherapist and author Jonathan Alpert said.
Airlines are making new moves to crack down on which emotional support pets can board planes.

United just banned ’emotional support animals’ on long flights — and science is on the airline’s side

Airlines including United and Delta are starting to say no to emotional support animals.
Everyone has different needs.

The difference between empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts

Empaths, highly sensitive people, and introverts are all easily stimulated by the outside world, but there are a few distinct differences between them. Here's what sets them apart.
Cheating is unfortunate, but pretty popular.

11 things we learned about cheating in 2018

It's never fun being cheated on. But we learned some things this year that could help you recognise suspicious behaviour earlier.