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4 Ways Your Life Gets Better With Age

When most people think of aging, they imagine depression, reduced cognitive function, physical ailments and an overall reduced quality of life. Well, it turns out weíre wrong about our assumptions. S…

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Earth Day Connection: Listen to the Earth

Earth is callingócan you hear Her? The environmental issues we face causes me great anxiety or agida, as my Italian grandmother used to say. I work actively to focus on the positive things happe…

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Can Human Bodies Become Compost?

Our burial practices are generally a taboo topic. We donít like to think about death, least of all how our burials will affect the environment. Unfortunately, burials arenít very sustainable, so letís…

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Take Charge of Your Life

Be a doer, not a watcher. So many temptations lure you into sitting on the sidelines of life, just watching: riveting TV shows and movies, websites, social media. We emerge blinking and wondering wher…

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6 Ways to Travel Healthier

Itís that time of year ó the end of winter, the awkward transitional period when everything is muddy and lukewarm. It can make anyone seek warmer climes. If you are trying to incorporate some more tra…

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4 Scientific Reasons to Laugh More

Everyone enjoys a good laugh. But, did you know that it is actually good for you? A little laughter on a regular basis can go a long way towards improving your life. Here are 4 scientifically backed r…

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The Benefits of Sober Dating

Iím thirty-five and I get nervous when I date. I believe myself to be a confident and self-actualized being, but I use alcohol to feel comfortable in social situations. Whether a post-work pint, or c…

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Martin Luther King, Jr.: ‘All Life is Interrelated.’

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. remains deeply etched in history for his†indisputable achievements†in the fight for basic human rights and universal equality. Time and time again, Dr. King maintained that…

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10 Steps to Total Healing

Healing is†one of the most basic things our bodies do, but total healing is made complicated by bio-individuality, our mental states and our environments. I believe we can enhance our healing using mi…

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How to Avoid Drama and Blame in Your Relationships

Are your relationships defined by tired role-play? Here's how to break out of†character. As a child, I routinely told my mother when I thought my†friends were being mean. I knew she would tel…

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