Google Updates Gun Emoji

An update rolling out now to Android users has updated the gun emoji to appear as a toy water pistol, in line with recent changes by other vendors. It seems inevitable in retrospect. While vendors might have baulked at Apple’s overnight redesign of the 🔫 Pistol emoji in 2016; the tide has turned and now […]

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In the shadows of diagnosis

Originally posted on Recovery in the Bin:
Diagnostic overshadowing is when physical health problems, pain, or not yet diagnosed health conditions are not taken seriously, or are seen as delusional, attention-seeking, or made up because someone has a mental health diagnosis and/or self-injury scarring. *Invalidation Invalidating someone else is not merely disagreeing with something that…

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During the hours of sleep the memory performs a cleaning shift. A study reveals that when we sleep, the neural connections that collect important information are strengthened and those created from irrelevant data are weakened until they get lost. • r/cogsci

Originally posted on numerons:
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Read More During the hours of sleep the memory performs a cleaning shift. A study reveals that when we sleep, the neural connections that collect important information are strengthened and those created from irrelevant data are weakened until they get lost. • r/cogsci