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Lead by Serving

Rana Florida | Posted 11.17.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

Leaders who inspire, mentor, and teach -- rather than dictate and order -- will have more productive, more engaged and more loyal teams.

6 Facts About Meditation That Might Surprise You

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Sara Schwartz | Posted 09.09.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Before becoming one of the foremost pioneers in alternative medicine and mind-body healing, Dr. Deepak Chopra M.D., s...

LOOK: 9-Year-Old With Swine Flu Saved By Once-Impossible Transplant

Posted 08.06.2013 | Good News

A little boy who spent nearly 500 days in the hospital just successfully underwent a kidney transplant once thought to be impossible. Nine-year-old...

A Man with 'Three Big Hearts'

Dorian de Wind | Posted 10.04.2013 | Good News
Dorian de Wind

Two-time heart recipient New Jersey man helps others have their second chance Heart transplants are, in my nonprofessional opinion, miracles: Pre...

It's Time for Leaders to Lead

Rana Florida | Posted 08.25.2013 | Business
Rana Florida

The traditional top-down approach, in which the boss sits at the top of the pyramid and orders the underlings to work harder, is no longer flying.

My Two Moms

Kyle Koeppel | Posted 08.12.2013 | Women
Kyle Koeppel

When I was 7, my Mommy died just three months after being diagnosed with colon cancer. One year later, my dad remarried. It was difficult for all of us.

Exercise or Denial? You Choose

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 07.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) just came out with a new report. While the CDC isn't usually known as a harbinger of uplifting news, I have to admit a certain amount of deflation upon hearing their findings that 80 percent of all Americans don't get enough exercise.

Amazing Little Girl Helps Homeless On Way To Chemo Every Week

Posted 03.05.2013 | Impact

Ella Wilson makes a special stop on her way to chemotherapy every Thursday. The 6-year-old who has neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder in which n...

Have A Sweet New Year With Less Sugar

Bill & Claire Wurtzel | Posted 02.27.2013 | Taste
Bill & Claire Wurtzel

I don't sweeten coffee, tea or cereal, rarely drink soda, and avoid foods with "added sugar" labels.

Major Surgery Could Sideline Governor

AP | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has undergone spinal surgery that will likely sideline him at least through New Year's. Dayton sp...

Do You Get The Winter Blues?

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.21.2012 | Fifty

If you like daylight, then you won't like Friday. Today, Dec. 21, 2012, marks the winter solstice or -- to get specific -- the time at which the sun i...

Eat This Later In Life And You May Lose Your Mind

Posted 10.17.2012 | Fifty

In a world filled with nonstop ideas on what people should and should not eat comes a new study highlighting even more dangers associated with carbs a...

Jeffrey Young

'Save Money, Live Better?' Walmart To Pay Full Costs For Workers' Surgeries At Prestigious Hospitals | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.12.2012 | Business

Walmart employees will now be able to get heart, spine and transplant surgeries at six of the nation's most prestigious hospitals at no cost, the worl...

Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Return Still Up In The Air

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 09.09.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Days after U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was released from a hospital where he was being treated for bipolar disorder, it's still unclear whe...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Home After Treatment For Depression

AP | CARLA K. JOHNSON | Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO — U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has returned to his home in Washington after treatment for depression at Mayo Clinic, Jackson's chief of s...

New Virtual Colonoscopy Prep: Take 4 Pills And Call Me In The Morning

Posted 08.24.2012 | Fifty

The unpleasant "cleaning out" process required before undergoing that test we all love to hate just got a whole lot easier to swallow. A Mayo Clinic i...

Sick Mom Fights 'Starving To Death' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.04.2012 | Parents

A YouTube video that a 24-year-old mother from Scotland posted about her battle with stomach paralysis has sparked wide coverage of her bravery. Ch...

Good News For Dem Rep After 'Mood Disorder' Scare

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO -- U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who disappeared on a secretive medical leave two months ago, is expected back home within a matter of weeks, a...

She Can't Remember Being A Mom

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.04.2012 | Parents

The scrapbook of Kay Delaney's mind is nearly blank. Delaney, 55, slipped and hit her head at work last year, erasing more than 20 years of memories t...

Dem Rep's Depression 'Debilitating,' Wife Says

AP | Posted 10.04.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is suffering from debilitating depression and even collapsed at his home in Washington two months ago, his wi...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Being Treated At Mayo Clinic For Depression

AP | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., whose whereabouts haven't been disclosed since he quietly took a medical leave from C...

Your Start-Up Life: Why Serving Is the New Leading

Rana Florida | Posted 09.11.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Mayo Clinic's president and CEO not only teaches us to surround ourselves with smart people and listen to them but urges us to exercise integrative thinking, to encourage innovation, and to lead through serving.

Undergrads Rank Top 10 Ethical Employers

Posted 07.05.2012 | Impact

Which employers are the pinnacle of good business, according to undergraduate students? Universum, an organization that focuses on employer brandin...

Why Anti-Aging Researchers Are Looking To Everest, Space

Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 06.16.2012 | Fifty

What do astronauts and mountain climbers have to do with your wrinkles or heart disease? A lot, thanks to recent studies that have researchers looking...

Siblings Form Superhero Group To Help Brother, 8, Fight Rare, Fatal Disease

Posted 05.03.2012 | Impact

A rare, fatal disorder often zaps 8-year-old Ben Roseth’s strength, but it hasn’t taken away his power. According to HLN, Ben suffers from Adre...