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5 Reasons Why Facebook Can Be Dangerous for People With Depression

Lorne Jaffe | Posted 05.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Lorne Jaffe

Last week I fell into panic mode. It started with intense chest pains each time I logged onto Facebook to check the groups I belong to as well as scro...

Take Heart That Your Parents Made Mistakes

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.01.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jane Simon, M.D.

Each of us forms images of the world based on our experiences derived from engaging with our families. Gradually we learn that our expectations don'...

I Wish I Didn't Want To Be A Teacher

Erin Taylor Green | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Erin Taylor Green

Life would be easier if I chose a profession that gave me answers, rather than endless questions. Life would be easier if my work friends didn't have to ask my permission to go to the bathroom. But for some inexplicable reason, every fiber of my being is called to be in this classroom with these kids.

Jealousy at Work

Nicole Williams | Posted 06.07.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

There she was on Good Morning America. There I was sitting on my couch. Watching Diane Sawyer, head thrown back, apparently delighted with her guest, my arch-nemesis, provoked in me a feeling that can only be described in one word -- ENVY.

Here's How You Can Feel Better on Facebook: A New Meme

Brian Leaf | Posted 05.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Brian Leaf

I'd like to start a new Facebook meme: Tag five people whose posts you're envious of in today's newsfeed.

A Woman Walks Into a Room...

Reetu Gupta | Posted 05.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Reetu Gupta

A woman walks into a room, she is dressed well, she looks confident, she seems intelligent, successful. And yet, as she walks into the room, it is as ...

How To Stop A Jealous Thought In Its Tracks

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 02.23.2015 | Healthy Living

We've all been there. We see our partner (most likely harmlessly) flirting with the waitress or hear about our co-worker getting the promotion we real...

6 Things I Wish I Didn't Struggle With, But Do

Kimanzi Constable | Posted 04.20.2015 | Hawaii
Kimanzi Constable

I've had a lot of cool wins in the last year or so. After three years, the hard work is paying off. I've kept off the 170 pounds I lost. I get to wake up and do whatever I want -- work wise -- in the place that I love, Maui, Hawaii.

5 Ways to Run Your Own Race

Alex Lyman | Posted 04.10.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

College campuses are full of opportunities to succeed and make your own mark in your own way. While there are an unlimited ways to succeed, here are five ways to keep your eye on the prize.

Lindsay Holmes

8 Habits Of People Who Never Get Jealous

HuffingtonPost.com | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 02.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Wearing green may be a fashion staple for spring, but seeing green isn't quite the statement we want to make. When it comes to our emotions, jealousy ...

Do You Have Metabol-Envy?

Lauren Slayton | Posted 04.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Slayton

Yesterday, I sat with a friend, and she said if she could have one wish it would be to be able to eat whatever she wanted and not gain weight. I clari...

Say Hello to a Common New Year Condition: 'The Envy and Jealousy Flu'

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
SaraKay Smullens

The "envy-jealousy" flew can hit anyone at any time. However, exhaustion, coupled by dashed hopes for the new year, can bring it on suddenly. When a friend's reaction is completely out of character, allowing the tincture of time and space is an important first step. Then, an honest sharing can usually bring healing as well as an even closer and more intimate friendship.

Let's Talk About Envy

Sarah Foulkes | Posted 03.15.2015 | Women
Sarah Foulkes

We're in a culture that prioritizes self-actualization, but when we see someone who's achieved, or partly achieved, what they want, our first instinct is to tear them down -- and we tear them down because we envy them.

The Downside of Our Highlight Reel

Lindsay Henry | Posted 03.02.2015 | Women
Lindsay Henry

These photos we share on social media are a string of moments we choose to capture because we are happy. We take photos of the good times. We want to capture so we can remember. It makes sense.

The Perfect Lives of Style Bloggers

Neely Steinberg | Posted 02.08.2015 | Style
Neely Steinberg

What I've learned and what I'm sure I will continue to learn is that I'll probably never be that perfect domestic Goddess. I'll never be able to keep up with a constant schedule of hair salons and nail salons and spinning classes. And, you know what, that's OK.

s The Stepdaughter-Stepmother Relationship Doomed?

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 01.17.2015 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

I'm a 17-year-old female and nearing the end of my life as a child. My parents have been divorced for about four years now, which is for the better, but a year ago, my father married a woman I cannot bear to be around.

Couple Envy: 'Why Am I Such a Terrible Person?'

Sara Eckel | Posted 12.24.2014 | Women
Sara Eckel

Envy is one of the toughest emotions to deal with because it packs a two-fold punch. First, there is the envy itself, that terrible feeling of loneliness and deprivation you get when your friend's guy impulsively kisses her hair or laces his fingers through hers.

3 Steps To Make Jealousy Work To Your Advantage

Mercedes Maidana | Posted 12.17.2014 | Women
Mercedes Maidana

Do you feel jealous of someone else's career success? We are all human. We all have emotions that control us from time to time, and sometimes one of those emotions is a big ball of jealousy!

Cherokee Wisdom Worth Sharing

Dr. Hyder Zahed | Posted 12.13.2014 | Good News
Dr. Hyder Zahed

At times when we feel we have been wronged, rather than remaining in control of our emotions, we spend our energy feeding the negative emotions that lie within us.

Why the 'My Job Is Harder' Fight Isn't a Battle You Want to Win

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

If you want to be miserable, keep trying to win the "I have it harder than you do" award. If you want to be happy, express gratitude for the person on the other side.

Lena Dunham Launches Advice Vlog And It's So Awesome I Hate Her

Katie Tandy | Posted 11.25.2014 | Women
Katie Tandy

Herein lies the rub. I have a confession to make: I have a very conflicted relationship with Lena Dunham.

The 7 Deadly Sins Of Menopause

Marcia Kester Doyle | Posted 10.26.2014 | Fifty
Marcia Kester Doyle

We all have them. The secret sins that keep us awake at night and tap us on the shoulder during the day while we try to go about our business.

Green With Envy and the Change of Success

Debbe Daley | Posted 10.18.2014 | Small Business
Debbe Daley

One day you'll look back and realize that your hobby has turned into a thriving business. Others will frown upon your business creation and judge without knowing or understanding how years of hard work and determination prevails.

6 Daily Irritations We Don't Talk About

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 10.14.2014 | Women
Barbara Greenberg

I am aware of what makes you brighten up and have those pleasurable magic moments. I am also painfully aware of those little moments that drive women of all ages just a little bit crazy and makes you want to rip your hair out.

6 Reasons Why We Should Embrace Criticism

Susie Moore | Posted 10.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

There will always be people who disagree with you or who dislike your ideas and actions -- whether or not these people are coming from a positive or a negative place. Appreciate and accept them for being different than you and forgive them if they upset you.