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10 Things You Should Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

“There was no good reason for this to happen.” Tatiana Ayazo/Rd.com, Shutterstock A grief survey by Slate and editor Meghan O’Rouke, author of one of the gripping memoirs by women who overcame the impossible, The Long Goodbye, found that sentiments expressing false comfort were hurtful. Never assume the bereaved believes in a higher power, or even if they do that invoking […]

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30 Things Only Sisters Understand

Relationships Who has the uncanny ability to both irritate and totally “get” you, often at the same time? Your sister, of course! Here are the things you’ll definitely identify with if you have a sweet, sassy, and sometimes sinister sis. Younger sisters always wanted to tag along with their older sisters Kate Aedon/Shutterstock For younger […]

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13 Things Scientifically Proven to Make You More Attractive

Be kind Olena Yakobchuk/Shutterstock When it comes to attraction, it’s definitely not all about looks. As in the Gwyneth Paltrow movie Shallow Hal, good people often seem more attractive. “The ‘halo effect’ suggests that those who are perceived as physically attractive are also perceived as having socially favorable personality traits like kindness,” Dr. Beall says. […]