This article in The Atlantic examines how becoming powerful (or, perhaps, just feeling power over others) can actually cause leaders and individuals to lose their mental capacities—most notably those needed for "reading" other people and feeling empathy—qualities which were, ironically, essential to their rise and success. When the heads of the powerful vs. the not-so-powerful were put under a transcranial-magnetic-stimulation machine, researchers found that power appears to
"If you don’t forgive people, you’re basically letting them control you.” What you think affects the whole body. This is why many say, “You are what you think.” Although we all have toxic, negative thoughts that constantly come to us both from within and without, Dr. Caroline Leaf, a cognitive neuroscientist with a PhD in Communication Pathology who specializes in Neuropsychology, believes you can reprogram your brain in just four days to think properly and thereby dramatical
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