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Patience, The Art of Intelligent Waiting

"Adopt the pace of nature: Her secret is patience." óRalph Waldo Emerson Life unfolds in spite of our impatience. The misfortune of it is that because of our impatience we donít fully appreciate the …

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3 Key Differences Between Being Assertive and Being Aggressive

Having healthy boundaries in all of your relationships is key to being productive, healthy and happy. Often times having healthy boundaries requires assertiveness. The problem is that many people c…

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Is Technology Ruining Your Sleep?

Nothing is more sacred than sleep. It heals the body and mind and keeps us going from day to day, but many of us take a good nightís rest for granted. If youíre letting technology creep closer and clo…

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Why You Should Never Underestimate the Value of a Hug

You never know what you'll overhear in the gym locker room, but I'll never forget this recent conversation. The two women stood on the opposite side of the lockers, beyond my field of vision, but the …

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Coping Through Crises by Connecting With Others

When a crisis happens, our stress tolerance level depletes from the shock and emotional pain. We become overwhelmed, which inhibits our capacity to cope. Yet, itís completely understandable why we wou…

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Letting Your 4th Chakra Do The Talking

Part four of the GVK Chakra Series. Read part one, two and three. Can you feel it? It could be a chakra. Chakras are measurable patterns of electromagnetic activity and centers for the recepti…

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Dear Friends: We Need To Talk

We need to have a talk. Seriously. And by talk I mean have an actual conversation. You say something while I listen. Then I'll say something while you listen. Oh, and let's actually look at each other…

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Maintain A Willingness to Embrace Change in Life

An undeniable truth about the physical universe is that change is constant. From the tiniest known particles on Earth to an estimated 500 billion galaxies in our universe, everything is in motion. All…

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How to Relieve Stress in 10 Minutes or Less

Okay, youíre stressed out. Maybe itís your job, your demanding boss, your mother-in-law, money, health -- the list goes on. Whatever the reason, de-stressing is crucial for your well being.†Donít have…

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Fighting Alzheimer’s, One Song at a Time (Video)

Fans of the television show The Voice will remember sultry songster, Chris Mann, who placed fourth in the second season of the popular singing competition. Heís also appeared in several episodes of Gl…

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