4 Brilliant Tips to Speed Read Faster than Ever

Written by Reed Floren

4 Brilliant Tips to Speed Read Faster than Ever

Many people, particularly students, would love to be able to absorb information faster. But before retaining information, they have to go throughrepparttar first stage of learning, which is reading.

For many individuals who are pressed for time, speed reading has become a necessity. However, it's not justrepparttar 150571 reading part that is important. Equally essential is forrepparttar 150572 reader to fully understandrepparttar 150573 words coming out fromrepparttar 150574 book or paper.

Here are some great tips to read and comprehend faster.

1) Relax.

If you're inrepparttar 150575 stressed mode, it would be much more difficult to concentrate; hence, it would just be a lot harder forrepparttar 150576 information to sink in.

2) Know what you want.

Focus onrepparttar 150577 areas that you really need to learn. Some people read all parts of a book, when all they need to know is a specific chapter.

Know your priority. If you need to find out about a certain subject, go torepparttar 150578 Table of Contents and search forrepparttar 150579 heading that best suits your need. If you need to learn more, then adjust accordingly. The important thing is to weed outrepparttar 150580 stuffs that you don't currently need.

3) Get rid ofrepparttar 150581 structure words.

Did you know that around 60% ofrepparttar 150582 words we read are structure words? Examples arerepparttar 150583 words "the, or, and." They are essential inrepparttar 150584 structure ofrepparttar 150585 sentences; but when you ignore them, they basically meanrepparttar 150586 same thing. They only serve to beautify, yet you can understand what you are reading even without them. Try not to focus too much attention on structure words.

Is Exercise Making You Feel Worse?

Written by Chris Green

You're right,repparttar headline is a very strange one! Exercise is vital to maintain good health and most ofrepparttar 150538 time,repparttar 150539 benefits of exercise far out-weighrepparttar 150540 drawbacks. But if you suffer from a stressful or a depressive illness, exercise can actually make you feel worse. But how can this be?

I'm sure you've heardrepparttar 150541 following statement over and over again: exercise can help you to beat stress, or alleviate anxiety or boost a depressed mind. This is only true in part. Because many exercises can actually worsen these illnesses. And even if you perform exercises that can help, these exercises will only help temporarily.

The reason many people believe exercise to be helpful in combating stressful and depressive illnesses is because when you exercise vigorously for longer than 20 minutes, your body floods with endorphins. These chemicals give us a buzz, and this is why it is widely believed that exercise can cure stress, depression or anxiety.

If you're suffering a stressful or depressive episode, you'll know that no matter how regularly you exercise,repparttar 150542 bad feelings return. The only way to beat these illnesses is to treatrepparttar 150543 root cause: flawed modes of thinking. Exercise, though great for our bodies, simply doesn't do anything to address modes of thinking.

When my anxiety was at it's worst back in 2000, I exercised 4 times a week. For 2 days, I'd perform weight-training exercises. These exercises arerepparttar 150544 type of exercise that can actually make you feel worse because you have time to think about all ofrepparttar 150545 issues and problems you have in your life atrepparttar 150546 time. I'd also warm up and warm down on bike machines or cross-trainers. Again, you can perform these exercises easily so you can think about your problems.

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