What it means when you dream about being criticized

Falling from the sky, being chased by a tiger, finding a box in your house that’s teeming with hissing snakes: nightmares can take all shapes. For some of us, though, there’s nothing quite as terrifying as being criticized, and dreams about a verbal attack delivered by someone we respect can leave…

Pandemic means financial hardship for many with diabetes

(HealthDay)—People with diabetes face a higher risk of developing complications from COVID-19, but a new survey reports they have also suffered more economic fallout from the pandemic. In June, 18% of people with diabetes were out of work compared to 12% of the general population. And one-third of people with…

What it really means when you dream about tests

Ugh, the dreaded test dream. It’s always the same — you realize that you have to take a test, and not just a pop quiz, but some kind of huge make-it-or-break-it final exam. Your grade, your diploma, your entire future hinges on this test, and yet… there’s a problem. Not…

What it means when your belly button hurts

Belly button pain can take many forms. It may come and go, and it could be sharp or dull. Sometimes, it can even radiate to other parts of the body. If you experience this type of pain, there could be a handful of reasons as to why you’re suffering from…

What it means if you dream about being pregnant

Dreams can be weird. Sometimes they make sense, but often they don’t, and it can be hard unraveling them. If you’ve been longing to have a baby, it might be obvious what a dream of being pregnant means. But what if you’re not thinking about having kids? Could dreaming about…