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Keeping a Dad-to-Be Healthy: Ask Noah

Noah Kass | Posted 09.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Noah Kass

Q: My husband has a terrible history of avoiding doctors. He tells me he'll make an appointment for a physical and then he never does. This has always...

Can Online Communities Be Healing?

Dr. Dean Ornish | Posted 11.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Dean Ornish

With everything that you can imagine at our fingertips, many of the social interactions that help tie people together in a community have faded away. Are communities traditionally built on relationships, trust and familiarity a thing of the past?

Engaged Communities Drive Business Growth - Six Success Factors

Vala Afshar | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business
Vala Afshar

Consumers who are passionate about a product, service or brand are online and looking for information to support their needs and interests. With so m...

Springboard Collaborative Avoided a Sophomore Slump

Jessie Fox | Posted 11.18.2013 | Impact
Jessie Fox

The bottom line is this: buried under the depressing headlines about an educational system crumbling before our eyes, there is at least a glimmer of hope. Students want to be better and parents want to be involved. This ain't summer school, indeed.

Hospitality, Community, and Friendliness

KidSpirit | Posted 11.17.2013 | Religion

Since I moved to my quiet neighborhood in Bethesda, Maryland, three years ago, it's become clear to me that having conceptions of God different from other people doesn't change the neighborly values of hospitality, community, and friendliness.

Time to Make Job Creation a Team Sport

Frank Islam | Posted 11.17.2013 | Business
Frank Islam

We live in an era when self-centered individuals and extreme capitalism are extracting rather than adding value for society. As a result, the American dream is at risk for the vast majority of workers.

The Best Jewish Holiday

Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson | Posted 11.16.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

For more than a week, we continue to celebrate one holiday after another, each with its own set of rituals, songs, and customs. Exhausted by the holy days already behind us, and living in a culture that distrusts ritual in the first place, what can this frenetic activity mean to us?

A Business Built by the People

Andrew Chau | Posted 11.12.2013 | Small Business
Andrew Chau

Our mission hadn't changed -- we still wanted to change the way people thought about boba and tea, but we did not know how to do it. We wanted to reach that pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.

'But I Don't Want To Be an Alcoholic!'

Heather Kopp | Posted 11.12.2013 | Religion
Heather Kopp

During all those years when I was praying for a private, discreet miracle from God--one that would spare my pride and let me go on my way saying, "Whew! Glad that's over!"--it never once occurred to me that he was holding out for a bigger, better miracle.

Sam Harris: Talk to Me About Morality, Not Your Superiority

Andrew Schwartz, M Div. | Posted 11.12.2013 | Religion
Andrew Schwartz, M Div.

Sam Harris is offering $20,000 to anyone who can refute, disprove the central thesis of his book The Moral Landscape.

Where's the Community in a Platform?

Tomos Evans | Posted 11.11.2013 | Technology
Tomos Evans

By playing to a select audience of paying advertisers, Facebook is undervaluing their true strength: a membership of over one billion individuals.

'Corporate Responsibility' Has to Get Personal to Have Meaning

Cindi Bigelow | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Cindi Bigelow

As CEO of a family-owned business, I believe that a company can only do well by doing good. Clearly, we can never forget that we have an obligation to the communities where we live and work.

I Have Never Heard of You

Edie Lutnick | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Edie Lutnick

Fred Gabler was 30 years old on September 11th, 2001. Freddie was a practical joker who loved getting a rise out of people. He loved watching sports, especially football. Freddie loved a lot of things, but nothing more than that he and his wife were expecting their first child.

Imagine a Community Without FM

Dr. Dustin Swanger | Posted 11.11.2013 | Impact
Dr. Dustin Swanger

As we welcome the incoming class this fall, we recognize that it is Fulton-Montgomery Community College's 50th incoming class. For five decades, FM has been a part of the fabric of the Fulton and Montgomery County Region.

Strengthening Shakti Through Ganesha Principles

Anju Bhargava | Posted 11.11.2013 | Religion
Anju Bhargava

On this 9/11 national day of remembrance let us pray that obstacles to the path of peace and social justice dissolve in the light of knowledge. Let our service projects bring awareness of all the myriad issues we are dealing with.

A Case for Kiddos: 7 Reasons to Invite Children to Your Wedding

Anne Almasy | Posted 11.10.2013 | Weddings
Anne Almasy

As a childless-by-choice, I-don't-even-have-pets photographer who has never uttered the words, "I love children!", you might be surprised to find me encouraging couples to include kids in their wedding celebration. But I have, and I do.

The Power of Service

Angel Taveras | Posted 11.10.2013 | Impact
Angel Taveras

When I graduated from college, I had a great opportunity to return home and dedicate myself to serving the community that had given me so much.

Confronting History in the GDR

John Feffer | Posted 09.09.2013 | World
John Feffer

Although historians might naturally disagree, Germany would appear to be cursed with too much history.

Saying the Right Thing

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 11.08.2013 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

When people are coping with a difficult situation, sometimes friends show up and make it worse. So I offer this modest guide of ways you can avoid being one of them.

Boyd Crowder's Heading To Greendale | Posted 09.04.2013 | TV

"Community's" fifth season renewal has now been "Justified." Walton Goggins will guest-star on an upcoming episode of the NBC comedy, TV Guide Magazin...

Making "the Ask" in a Brave New World

Gary Laermer | Posted 11.03.2013 | Impact
Gary Laermer

Philanthropy is all about looking ahead. That means development and fundraising professionals need to identify and attract those who will become our donors of tomorrow - not just those who will sustain our work today.

Free Speech and Identity Verification: Combating the Challenge of Trolling

John Pavley | Posted 11.01.2013 | Technology
John Pavley

For the HuffPost community to grow and develop we must emphasize fairness in access, promote civil discourse,  reduce vitriol on our pages and provide a defense against trolling. A key strategy in doing all of this is our plan to require all new members to identify themselves when they create an account.

INTERVIEW: Deston Cretton and Brie Larson on Short Term 12

Zaki Hasan | Posted 10.31.2013 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

I felt emotionally drained after watching writer/director Destin Cretton's rousing, riveting, roller coaster of a sophomore feature, Short Term 1...

Back to School TV Swag for Your Homicidal, Adulterous 3rd Grader | Posted 10.30.2013 | Comedy

We've created a few (totally fake, sadly not-for-sale) examples to send your child back to school feeling confident about their identity as well as the integrity of that peanut butter and fluff sandwich that you packed with loving care, and with the intent of surviving an ATV crash into the side of a brick building.

Exhibition: I Dreamt in the City

Lydia Hughes | Posted 10.29.2013 | Arts
Lydia Hughes

A reach out to anyone who has lived through the solitude a concrete jungle deals its city-makers, artist Francisco Centofanti materializes the relentless sense of loneliness felt within a cityscape, when one might not necessarily be physically alone.