There are numerous apps out there to help adults track their food consumption and lose weight, but what about an app that helps children develop healthier eating habits?
A truly effective healthcare system focuses not just on treatment, but on prevention of chronic diseases.
“I don’t see a lot...
We all discover our passions in various ways. For Dr. Deborah Serani, experiencing and living through depression inspired her to choose a career as a therapist.
Helping a friend who doesn’t necessarily want your help is tough. But sometimes it’s the only option.
One man's struggles with bipolar disorder inspired him to help others suffering from mental illness -- by finding a way to connect with them directly.
Robin Williams’ passing has ignited a national conversation around mental illness.
Jenny Harmon, who’s been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, joined HuffPost Live host Nancy Redd to discuss the public response to Robin Williams’ suicide.
“It’s upsetting to me that the only time we talk about this...
Some college students spend their summers doing internships. Rising University of Pennsylvania senior Katyln Grasso spent hers running her own business to support and mentor young female leaders.
Robin Williams taught the world about many things -- life, love, acting and kindness, to name a few.
But for writer Wendy Braitman, the late actor taught her the truth about being, and feeling, alone.
Braitman shared a quote from Robin Williams with HuffPost Live host
Struggles can be transformed into something positive with the right perspective. And that was certainly the case for Kimberly Bailey, whose breast cancer diagnosis ultimately helped her to transform her career and her perspective on life.
Everybody deserves a vacation, even the President of the United States.
“Presidential vacations go...
With time, things change: the music industry, people, career choices, the list goes on and on. So in order to continue his career as a performer, 64-year-old Marc Shaw took his music to a new audience and a new stage -- seniors in nursing homes.
Being honest with ourselves and others can take some time. For Mary Gorham Malia, being authentic meant ending her marriage and coming out as a lesbian after 50.
As we celebrate the last of the baby boomers turning 50 this year with our 50 over 50 series, we’re reminded: No matter how old you are it’s never too late for your dreams to come true.
Jody Martinez, a 59-year-old flight attendant, joined HuffPost Live host
Even though we all know the basics of living a healthy life -- eat well, exercise, practice mindfulness -- we don’t all act accordingly. Maybe it’s because of poor time management or lack of access to the necessary resources; or maybe it’s just a matter of where you live....
If you’re looking for some creative inspiration, your best bet may be to brainstorm with a friend.
Sometimes we need to be reminded to live in the moment and be grateful for the people in our life. One man's reminder came in the form of a lighting bolt.
While walking along a city street, have you ever spotted an animal that just seems out of place?
After being diagnosed with testicular cancer, one man found support in an unlikely place.
“He’s my emotional support,” said Cantley. “When I’m down,...
We all want to be happy, and we all have different ways of trying to achieve happiness. But as it turns out, you might be going about it all wrong.
June Gruber, a professor of psychology at the University of Colorado Boulder joined HuffPost Live host
All of us experience physical pain, and understandably go to great lengths to avoid it. But pain serves a very real purpose.