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How to Shut Down Toxic Gossip and Be Happy

Toxic gossip is something that most of us have experienced at one point or another. Whether you’ve shared a personal issue only for it to spread and negatively impact you, or you’ve heard a juicy story and couldn’t resist passing it on, the effects of toxic gossip can be damaging. However, it’s important to remember ...

Nathan Machoka

Two young women gossiping together at an outdoor café.

There Are Better Things to Talk About Than Gossiping

It is human nature to gossip. And that’s okay, but only to an extent. Some people mindlessly gossip about others without concern for the consequences of such actions. If you are one of them, you should know that such intense gossiping is bad, not just for the person you are gossiping about, but also for ...

Raven Montmorency

Two people gossiping.