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Top 5 Questions to Ask a WOMAN Before You Say "Yes" to a Date

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 12.09.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Larry Schwimmer

Dating can be emotionally draining and disappointing. How would you like to find a great way to quickly tell whether or not someone is worth dating and having a love relationship?

'Your Hair Looks Great!'

Beth J. Caldwell | Posted 12.09.2014 | Women
Beth J. Caldwell

Why do we tell the cancer patient "you look great"? Why do we celebrate when a cancer patient doesn't look like Skellator?

Getting to Rome

Roger Friedland | Posted 12.08.2014 | Books
Roger Friedland

I needed to live here. It was neither moral, nor powerful, nor particularly brilliant. There is no question: I suffered from a madness. Rome is a city that is hopeless and yet alive, the perfect place for somebody who thought he might be dying.

Is This The World's Oldest Case Of Cancer?

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 12.08.2014 | Science

Scientists in Siberia say they may have discovered the oldest human case of metastatic cancer -- in a skeleton that dates back 4,500 years. "This i...

A Chemo Christmas: 24 Ways to Help Those Who Are in the Hospital at the Holidays

Cindy Finch, MSW, LICSW | Posted 12.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Cindy Finch, MSW, LICSW

Here are the top five most effective things you can do for your hospitalized friend and their families during the holidays, plus 19 quick and easy ways to bring Christmas cheer and holiday fun.

On Friendship And Bracelets

Cody Ferrantino | Posted 12.05.2014 | Impact
Cody Ferrantino

On my right wrist, I always wear 5 bracelets. They are simple and some are made of string, but from each of them I draw inspiration. As silly as it sounds, each bracelet has its own name, because they remind me of different friends from my time with Camp Kesem Notre Dame.

Breast Cancer History, Please Don't Repeat

Kristina Cowan | Posted 12.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristina Cowan

I'd rather not have ADH or FEA, high estrogen or any other cancer threat. But this journey has stretched my understanding -- of my body, my mind and my faith. And it has empowered me to take even greater charge of my health than I have in the past.

Moving Beyond Shame

Kaly McKenna | Posted 12.03.2014 | Women
Kaly McKenna

While the reasons for the shame are as diverse as the millions of women who suffer in this world, here are three reasons highlighting why it is so difficult for women to move beyond the shame.

To Whom Much Is Given...

Dan Duffy | Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact
Dan Duffy

I know the phrase "Pay it forward" is overused a lot these days, but this is exactly what is happening in every hamlet of every village of every town of every city in this amazing country.

Intermittent Fasting: Who's It For? (And, if It's Not for You, What to Do Instead)

John Berardi, Ph.D. | Posted 12.03.2014 | Healthy Living
John Berardi, Ph.D.

Although the name may be a recent invention, intermittent fasting is nothing new. What is new is that clinical research on IF's benefits for health and longevity is beginning to catch up.

The Doctor and the Patient

Greg O'Brien | Posted 12.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Greg O'Brien

Barry says you can fish on the flats for two hours -- an hour before and after low tide -- without having to worry. The tide, as it is with aging, creeps in deceptively.

'She Can Have Some Of My Hair': After Seeing Girl Without Hair, Toddler Moved To Donate Hers

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 12.03.2014 | Good News

This young girl is truly benevolent beyond her years. Three-year-old Ariana Smith from Winterport, Maine watched a video from Extra Life, a charity...

I Love You, Rosie

Jodie Preiss | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women
Jodie Preiss

I will be forever grateful that I had those two weeks before the fight began. Those two weeks that seemed to be just us -- cocooned in her hospital room. Two friends, mother and daughter. A bond that had survived distance and disagreement. A bond that had lasted for almost 38 years.

Top 5 Questions to Ask a MAN Before You Say "Yes" to a Date

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 12.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

Dating can be emotionally draining and disappointing. How would you like to find a great way to quickly tell whether or not someone is worth dating and having a love relationship?

Samsung's Devastating Secret: The Tears Of 'Semiconductor Children'

Huffington Post Korea | Sungyoon Won | Posted 12.12.2014 | World

This article was translated by The Huffington Post from an original report by Hankyoreh, HuffPost's local media partner in South Korea. The piece is p...

The Big See: How Having Cancer Showed Me What Is Most Important

Holly Cara Price | Posted 11.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Holly Cara Price

I clearly remember the day that I first heard those words that no one ever wants to hear: You have cancer. You never forget that moment you suddenly c...

How I'm Honoring My Mother, My #1 Fan, Who Passed Away 7 Years Ago Today

Matthew Kelly Barnes | Posted 11.27.2014 | Impact
Matthew Kelly Barnes

I promise you that whatever you are going through, giving back opens unprecedented doors. I still miss my mom every day, but when I see the smiles on the faces of the people that I help I know I am honoring her legacy.

Half A Million Cancer Diagnoses A Year Are Due To Obesity

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living

* Almost a quarter of cancers in America are obesity-linked * High BMI linked to bowel, kidney, breast and other cancers ...

The Surprising Way To Stave Off Cancer And Alzheimer's Disease

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.25.2014 | Healthy Living

In "Sleepless In America", the latest documentary from National Geographic exploring the significant health issues that arise from getting too little ...

As We Are

Francesca Milliken | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Francesca Milliken

Carrie spoke through narrow lips that looked like they were sewn on too tightly. She had the gravelly voice of a lifetime smoker, but her trembly tone...

If You Don't Use It, You Lose It

Kayla Redig | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Kayla Redig

Practicing thankfulness won't stop your pain or protect you from the curveballs life inevitably throws at all of us, but it just might make your day a little brighter.

Iran Mourns Lost Youth in Thousands

Tara Kangarlou | Posted 11.24.2014 | World
Tara Kangarlou

For the first time in nearly three decades since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, the Iranian people and the government were in unison to mourn a pop singer's death -- a 30-year-old singer and songwriter who died after a year-long battle with stomach cancer last Friday.

A Tale of Two Heroes Against Cancer and Hunger

William Lambers | Posted 11.24.2014 | Impact
William Lambers

Two new heroes have emerged this year. Each has shown amazing courage, leadership and generosity in helping others. They have achieved all this despite having brain cancer.

Personal Reflections on Thanksgiving and Cancer

Ann Fry | Posted 11.24.2014 | Fifty
Ann Fry

As Thursday winds down and people leave, and the dishes are washing in the dishwasher, I'll take a private moment to be grateful for my being cancer-free now for five years, for my son being cancer-free for over a year and for all the opportunities I am blessed with.

I Take 'Detox Your Home' Very Personally -- So Should You

Fran Drescher | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Fran Drescher

Does that sound like a recipe for disaster? We have no idea what the long-term effects of these chemicals are. But from what we can see so far, they're not good.