Temma Ehrenfeld

Temma Ehrenfeld

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I'm a writer and ghost-writer.

An award-winning journalist who covers health, relationships, psychology and personal finance. "I would hire her anytime for anything.” Jane Bryant Quinn, Newsweek

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Stay: A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It ...

Beyond the religious arguments, what is the philosophical case in the Western tradition against self-slaughter?

The Endocannabinoid System Comes of Age

We can decriminalize pot and get tougher on alcohol and sugar.

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I'm Proof You Don't Have to Be Obese or Male to Have Sleep Apnea

Women are underdiagnosed.

It took me 25 Years To Get a Hearing Aid

I wasn't even curious about what it would be like to hear better, which sounds strange, except I'm hardly alone.

Why Am I Lonely? | Psychology Today

Eleanor Rigby was probably anxious.

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Alcohol Does More Harm than Heroin and Crack

We spend huge sums on fighting a war on illegal drugs and pay little attention to the misuse of a legal one.

Why We Love To See Conspiracies | Psychology Today

People hate randomness. We'd rather see evil.

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Gray Matters

Our fascination with the brain seems to come from a longing to make psychology more like a hard science and hence, we assume, more useful. Physics gave us electricity, skyscrapers, and the Internet. Chemistry gave us medicine and more fresh food

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BPS Research Digest: Writing about your emotional pain could ...

Some people brood over painful events.

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Get More Sleep, Lose Weight

Around the world, overweight people get too little sleep.

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The Art of Tactful Candor

How do you express appreciation?

In Praise of Dynamic Duos | The Los Angeles Review of Books

COLLABORATIONS may go swimmingly for years before the hostility begins.

Shopping for My Perfect Mattress

When shopping for mattresses, we're advised to trust our feelings. Don't.

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Is Yogurt a Diet Food?

It often contains acidopholus, which promotes weight gain.

The Bully in the Salon

Standing up to a bully in a hairdressing salon was a rite of passage for me.