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Is Emotional Isolation Destroying Your Relationship?

By Pegi Burdick for YourTango.com. People often confuse loneliness with isolation. When pressed, most people struggle with the difference and end up asking me to explain. There are three levels of …

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Being Friendless Is More Dangerous Than Being Fat

As I've gotten older, two things have become clear: it's harder to make friends, and it's harder to stay in shape. What's surprising is that both can be hazardous to your health. When you're in hig…

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Can You Admit Your Imperfections?

A friend of mine called me to confide in me about how she was struggling in her marriage, and after listening to her story and meeting it with compassion instead of the judgment she feared, I confesse…

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5 Reasons to be Grateful You’re Single This Holiday Season

By Barbara Schiffman for YourTango.com. The year-end holidays are around the corner. November and December are stressful months as families prepare for feasting, exchanging presents and celebrating…

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7 Tips For Finding Your Tribe

Like so many others who struggle to find their tribe, I spent much of my life tiptoeing around my desire to find a group of people among whom I could be unconditionally loved and accepted, while stayi…

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The Connection Between Loneliness and Sleeplessness

By Experience Life Feeling lonely can exact a devastating psychological toll, and a new study indicates that it may have negative physical consequences as well. Recent research published in the…

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When Christmas Turns Two Shades Too Blue

‘Twas 14 days before Christmas when all through the house not a creature was stirring, not even Whiskers, our caged mouse. The stockings are still in a crate, and it looks like St. Nick is running lat…

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Daily Quotes August 2006

Here are the inspirational daily quotes for August of 2006. We hope you enjoy them! What is around you is only an extension of who you are. Look at those things and realize that they are what they …

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