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36 Tips for the College Freshman

Edward Lando | Posted 08.27.2013 | College
Edward Lando

As a freshman, the sense of being lost in a big new world was exciting, but at the same time I treasured every bit of advice I could get.

Don't Mistake Old for Obsolete

Rabbi Hayim Herring, Ph.D. | Posted 10.27.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Hayim Herring, Ph.D.

Certain words can evoke powerful emotionally biased images, but our mental perceptions of these words are often far from their realities.

Q & A With Dating Coach Neely Steinberg: Dating With a Disability

Neely Steinberg | Posted 10.23.2013 | Women
Neely Steinberg

Hi Neely, I've been a wheelchair-user all of my life. And while the wheelchair is enough of a dating hurdle in itself, I only weight 55 lbs., so whil...

4 Really Simple Ways to Change the World

Kira Sabin | Posted 10.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Kira Sabin

I could care less about your politics or religion. This is bigger than that. Love doesn't belong to only one group, it belongs to everyone.

The Worst Diet Tips Ever

Posted 08.21.2013 | Healthy Living

By Stephanie Castillo for Prevention.com You know you can't believe everything you read. And still, you haven't eaten an egg yolk since the 90s, an...

The Piece Of Marriage Advice That's Not A Cliche

Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D. | Posted 10.19.2013 | Fifty
Karl A. Pillemer, Ph.D.

When is a piece of advice about marriage an empty cliché, and when is it profound -- and practical -- wisdom? In interviews with hundreds of long-married older people, one prescription for a happy marriage was offered by almost everyone.

What We Can Learn From The Lost And Found

Posted 08.16.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Jane Gross As we age, the things we misplace change — and their loss brings more stress The cramped office of t...

How to Pick the Right Restaurant When Traveling

Triposo | Posted 04.10.2014 | Travel
Triposo

Looking for a great place to eat while traveling? In some ways, it's never been easier to find a dining destination. It's also never been so vexing.

Q&A: Which Celebrities Are Good Role Models for Girls?

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.13.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Q: I'm a 13-year-old girl who misses Selena Gomez when she wasn't so grown up. Who are some other alternative role models? My list so far is: Zendaya Coleman, Bella Thorne, Bridgit Mendler, and Ariana Grande.

Six Reasons Why Studying Computer Science Is Worth It

Vinamrata Singal | Posted 11.07.2013 | Technology
Vinamrata Singal

Majoring in computer science is extremely different from the way it's commonly portrayed in the media, or even of how I expected it to be. So here are the six realities of being a computer science major.

Five Pieces Of Advice For Aspiring Girls In Tech

Stephanie Lynch Habib | Posted 09.30.2013 | Technology
Stephanie Lynch Habib

If working in fields that are driving the new economy is geeky, then go ahead and call me a geek. This geek was the captain of her cheerleading squad in High School, with six prom invitations between junior and senior year. Later, this geek was President of her sorority at Rutgers University. Today, this geek is an avid collector of high-end, Parisian vintage fashion. Here's some advice that I live by.

Care to Swap Reading Lists?

Maureen Anderson | Posted 09.29.2013 | Books
Maureen Anderson

Of anything my husband and I are proud to have inspired in our daughter, voracious reading is near the top of the list. I'm not talking about magazine...

Ask Michael Cohen: How to Share

Michael Cohen | Posted 09.29.2013 | Style
Michael Cohen

Can you please stop using the word 'besties?' You sound like a 16-year-old girl who actually has no 'besties.' Anyway, you have two choices here: confess to your friend you have a crush on him too or pass.

If I Were Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's Therapist

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 09.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

As a therapist who has helped countless couples, I've become aware that social media has directly impacted relationships over the past few years. An ...

A Dog's Advice to Humans in Photos

Dogster | Posted 09.28.2013 | Good News
Dogster

You are a really great human except when you get angry or yell at me; then you magically transform into a scary monster dressed as my favorite person, which is totally weird and freaks me out. Nonetheless, I believe you are trainable. Sit. Stay. Learn.

The 5 Do-Overs I Wish I Had

Ann Brenoff | Posted 09.24.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Regrets? "Regrets" seems like such a harsh word. Here are five things I simply wish I hadn't done.

The Great Juggling Act: 4 Tips for Balancing Multiple Internships

Uloop | Posted 09.23.2013 | College
Uloop

As summer term wraps up and I reflect on how I balanced these three internships, I have compiled a list of four tips to help you balance your own internships for the upcoming terms.

Amanda Bynes Receives Much Needed Advice from Dr. Mrs. Monarch at Comic-Con 2013

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.18.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

While we had Doc Hammer and Jackson Publick - creators and voice actors of Adult Swim's hit animated series, "The Venture Bros." - in the hot seat a...

9 Movie Favorites That Bring Comic-Con Home

Common Sense Media | Posted 09.16.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Not in San Diego this week? Join the Comic-Con party from wherever you are with some of our favorite comic-inspired movies.

See What I See

Charley Johnson | Posted 09.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Charley Johnson

Empathy is a day-to-day struggle of sorts, a test of our compassion and capacity for listening with understanding. It pushes us to break from the limits of our own stories, our own biases, and see someone in a different light.

The Best Times To Do Everything

Roz Warren | Posted 09.15.2013 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Buy Shoes On Wednesday and Tweet at 4:00 is a new advice book which tells the reader the best possible time to get everything done, from flossing ones teeth to visiting Zanzibar. As a public service, I've used the information provided in that book to create an ideal day.

How To Deal With Your Child's Nighttime Wetting

Posted 08.12.2013 | Parents

Summertime, and the living’s easy — for your child, that is. From summer break to summer camp, sleepovers to family vacations, one’s childhood s...

A Fish Story For Anyone Who Does Online Dating

Judy Katz | Posted 09.11.2013 | Fifty
Judy Katz

What pains me is how our expectations too often dim, after so many painful learning experiences with the not-so-opposite sex. It may not be at all surprising that so many men and women resign themselves to being alone after a while. Don't do it. Don't lose heart. That's what this story is really about.

7 Tips That Will Guarantee Your Vacation Request Is Approved

Rana Florida | Posted 09.07.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

Don't disappoint your family or friends by getting stuck in the office. Here are some tips to ensure you get to take your vacation on your schedule.

The Dos And Don'ts Of Wallowing

Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living

By Rachel Nuwer for YouBeauty Your long-term boyfriend just announced that he’s met someone else. In the days following the breakup, you try to e...