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Are We Arguing While Our World Falls Apart?

Paul David Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Paul David Walker

The need to be right feeds our adrenaline rushes while it blinds us from seeing reality. What makes it worse is our media feeds the whole cycle.

Stooping to the Highest Level

David Finkle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
David Finkle

For a long time, I've insisted that civilization reached its highest peak with the invention of the porch.

5 Amazing Lessons I've Learned About Perseverance

Carolyn Rubenstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Rubenstein

It may seem trite, but my personal reminder in this endeavor is really quite simple: Ignore the Rain. Look for the Rainbow.

Top 10 Spas To Change Your Life

wowOwow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Some spas have you at hello. They smell good, they look heavenly, they forbid you to use your cell phone. But not all of them take you to another plac...

Beyond the X-Ray: Radiology and The Use of Imaging Guidance For Tissue Sampling

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

There are precautions to take with any invasive procedure. These are some things to keep in mind when undergoing tissue sampling.

We Regulate Money, Drugs, Commerce, but not Health. Why?

Brian Ross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brian Ross

Why can't we use the power of the government to really regulate the insurance companies?

Mother Nature's Weight Loss Plan: Natural and Effective

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

If you want to have a permanent weight loss, Mother Nature would recommend that you do what is natural: care-solicit.

The FAQ's of X-Ray

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

You hear the expression "you need an X-ray" at the Doctor's office. This primer provides a better understanding of what that expression exactly means.

Laughter Yoga, It's Healthy For You

odemagazine.com | Mary Desmond Pinkowish | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The teacher gathers his laughter yoga students from the corners of this tiny studio on the second floor of a downtown Manhattan building. Most of us h...

Interview with Wangari Maathai, Environmental Activist and Nobel Laureate

Marianne Schnall | Posted 09.26.2011 | Green
Marianne Schnall

We are on one planet; some of the impact of what human beings do in one corner of the world is going to affect people in a distant corner of the world.

Learning to Die

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Learning to die is really learning to live. It is 'letting go' of the past and the future and allowing ourselves to experience the serenity of just being alive.

Hot Time Summer in the City

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Finkle

Because summer is a great time to explore the City, to take advantage of it, to appreciate it, to revel in it. This explains why many denizens will tell you that far from hustling out of town on weekends, they prefer staying in town.

Mother Nature's Six Tools for a Thriving Marriage

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

Startling research in the evolutionary sciences reveals that we are all "hard wired" with natural instinctual tools whose purpose is to help marriage thrive.

How To Live On $0 A Day: An Undervalued Asset In Tough Times

Lesley Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lesley Stern

Aside from its obvious usefulness as an anti-terrorist tool, duct tape is one of those simple products that fulfill a wide variety of needs, (kind of like cheap vodka).

Motherhood: Is It Ever Too Late?

Jacob M. Appel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jacob M. Appel

Births to women in their late fifties and early sixties are no longer international news. Whether they are empowering or irresponsible has been a matter of ongoing debate.

Money Magazine Names Louisville, CO The Best Place To Live

from Money Magazine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Yes, strong local economies still exist. These small towns have 'em - plus great schools, affordable homes, low crime, and much more. ...

Ten Ways to Nourish Your Inner Zen

Carolyn Rubenstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Rubenstein

Simplifying your life is much more than assembling a collection of color-coded file folders and calendars; rather, it takes reflection and consistent dedication.

HealthCareLess

Paula Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paula Gordon

I want the same health care that members of Congress get... at a much lower cost.

Complaining About Complaining

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

A Complaint Free World provides purple bracelets which you wear and switch to the other wrist anytime you find yourself complaining, gossiping or criticizing.

Bus Pull-Cords Are Back

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Finkle

I, for one, was so annoyed by the placement of the yellow strips on city buses that I got in the habit of changing seats until I had a yellow strip just inches in front of me--if I was lucky enough to get a seat, that is.

Governor Sanford Needs an Intervention Before It's Too Late

Yvonne R. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yvonne R. Davis

Sanford needs more than just a few Republicans calling him up, and asking him to step down. He needs someone who can come and help save him from himself.

What is Work? Part II: Finding Your Passion

Sharon Glassman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sharon Glassman

Work that works for us personally may sound like an unreasonable dream in tough economic times. But the good news is, the "ol' daily grind" can result in soul diamonds.

Vanity Affairs

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Sigman

Mark Sanford isn't a man's man, nor is he a ladies' man. He's a very strange man, to be sure. But basically he's a selfish man.

Why Do Girls Like Geeky Guys?

DivineCaroline | Ashley Nelson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

When my boyfriend announced that he was getting Lasik surgery a few months ago, I was unnerved. Glasses are my thing--one of those obscure attributes ...

Are You Psychologically Green? Part 2

Dr. Hendrie Weisinger | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Hendrie Weisinger

How do we get back in touch with our human nature? The answer lies in using the genius of your instincts. Part I provided three tips; here are three more.