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How Your Desire for Control May Be Preventing You From Living in the Present

Minh Chau | Posted 04.13.2013 | College
Minh Chau

The only moment that is guaranteed to us is now. This very second. Then why do we always find ourselves contemplating about a past that we cannot change or worrying about a future that may not happen?

The 2 Things You Can Totally Control In Life

Posted 10.31.2012 | OWN

By DeVon Franklin Hollywood studio executive and the author of Produced by Faith, DeVon Franklin explains how you can prevent the anxiety of belie...

Friendship Advice: A Troubled Marriage Can Lead to Troubled Friendships

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 09.10.2012 | Women
Dr. Irene S. Levine

My friend told me she would like to spend time with me but she can't: When her husband is around other people he is a different person, which makes her a different person. What should I do?

The Dangers of Codependence

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 12.03.2011 | Women
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Since my sister became a "follower" of her possessive friend, she no longer hangs out with her other friends and she is no longer close to me. I miss her. What should I do?

Crazy Time and Dealing with Difficult Clients

Henry Gornbein | Posted 08.20.2011 | Divorce
Henry Gornbein

What should attorneys do in dealing with a difficult or dysfunctional client?

When a friend always needs to have the upper hand

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, I'm 18 years old and my best friend and I have been friends for seven years. We went to middle school and high school together...

Stay Mindful When Others Crave Control

Deborah Schoeberlein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Schoeberlein

What should we do when we have to live or work with people whose controlling behaviors impose on us? It's a good question -- in fact, a question that several HP readers posed.

Friends Don't Judge -- Or Do They?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

As your daughter is only 5 ½, you need to be cautious about the people you expose her to. So if your fiancé is incarcerated for child molestation, that obviously should be a deal-killer.

Best Friends: No Way Out?

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

Dear Irene: I wish I had an escape but I'm still in high school and I live a street away from her and she knows almost everything about me, even that I may have an STD.