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Smiling makes people happier, says study

Using a statistical technique called meta-analysis, researchers combined data from 138 studies testing more than 11,000 participants from all around the world. According to the results published in the journal Psychological Bulletin, facial expressions have a small impact on feelings.

20 questions you can ask children to help them express their feelings

To understand your child better, it is important to know their emotions and thoughts. That's what strengthens the parent-child bond and fosters his or her holistic development. Here are 20 questions you can ask your child to get them to talk about their feelings.


Why most people use emotional words to persuade others

The research showed that people tend toward appeals that aren't simply more positive or negative but are infused with emotionality, even when they're trying to sway an audience that may not be receptive to such language.

Want to win more girlfriends? Be more empathetic

According to a study, boys high in cognitive empathy attracted an average of 1.8 more girl friendships than low empathy counterparts.

8 types of guys you should never date

Here's a list of the kind of guys you should not date, because, it is just simply too tiring to say, "Hey, we need to talk!"

Over-sensitive? It could be in your genes

If you are too sensitive to the emotionally relevant things in the world, it could just be in your genes, a new research has found.


Watch video: More than money, your love can change the world

In our busy schedules, we often weave 'our' life around 'our' priorities and needs, forgetting that there is life all around us.

Stories from behind an innocent headscarf

A piece of garment can sometimes lead to interesting situations worth narrating. In my case it's the headscarf.

No silence, please: Five situations where silence is not golden

When you withhold information, an emotion or an important conversation, it's anything but medicinal.

13 little things that make people happy

There is a definite gap between what we want in our life, and what we are doing to attain it.

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Father's day: Famous quotes dedicated to fathers around the world

This Father's Day, we bring you six famous quotes on our friends, philosophers and guides - fathers.

Happy Valentine's Day: Ten cool gift options for your Prince Charming

Lady, if you haven't made up your mind about what to gift your man this V-Day, we have some cool options you might want to consider.


Top 5 regrets of the dying

Bronnie Ware, a writer and songwriter from Australia who also spent several years caring for dying people in their homes, recorded the regrets of people in their last days. Her book The Top Five Regrets of the Dying - A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing was published a couple of years back. Here's the top five regrets of the dying as per Ware (Text: www.inspirationandchai.com/HuffingtonPost/The Guardian; images: Thinkstock Images)