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Mental Wellness

5 Ways to Beat Loneliness This Thanksgiving

If you find that you are far from your family and close friends this Thanksgiving, you might be feeling lonely and sad. It's easy to get mired down in that feeling since we seem to be bombarded with i…

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4 Surprising Things Your Body Language Is Saying

Weve all encountered people whose physical presence makes us vaguely uncomfortable. They might perch on our desk rather than sitting in a chair, or lean in a little too close for a chat. They might…

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Start Your Day With Heart

In many cultures around the world, people start each morning thinking about what they'll do that day. They check their schedules, plan their activities and make their lists. Understandably, they're fo…

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15 Habits of Highly Confident People

No one is confident all the time, but some people seem to exude a healthy level of self-assurance. That confident look can leave others wondering "what's the secret?" Here are some of my observations …

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13 Amazing Benefits of Walking

You dont need to train for a marathon, spend hours on an elliptical, or turn your guest room into a gym to get fitter, healthier, and happier. Keep reading to find out how a brisk walk can make major…

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How Stress Shrinks Your Brain (+ How to Stop It)

You know that stress can make you feel tense or impulsive, but did you know that it also alters the actual structure of your brain? These changes can impact your personality, memory, and decision-maki…

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5 Meaningful Ways to Say ‘Thank You’

At the beginning of the year, I wrote about how gratitude jars are a helpful way of reminding yourself of the many things in your life to be thankful for. While I might not be as diligent at using my …

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Let the Wisdom of Your Heart Guide You

When Id be working with a client who was confused about an issue or decision, Id ask, What would your heart say? I often used a technique using two chairs. When the client was sitting in one ch…

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Comfort Food Is a Myth, Say Evil Scientists

It was fun while it lasted, family-size box of mac 'n cheese. Bowl of mashed potatoes, please see yourself out. In what seems to be an attempt to make us question everything we believe in, new researc…

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Wayne Brady Reveals His Secret Battle With Depression (Video)

Mental illness in the media is on the cusp of transforming -- and here's why. Comedian and actor Wayne Brady opened up about his longtime struggle with depression in an interview with Entertainment …

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People who try to pass off their pets as trained service dogs should be punished. Shame on them! …

You want to check and gauge how good a restaurant meal might be? Have the head chef, OR invite one o…

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