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Fear

No One Lives In Fear, But We All Exist In It

Brenda Della Casa | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Brenda Della Casa

Becoming fearless begins with fearing less and taking the lack of the world falling apart as proof of our own ability to navigate through whatever comes our way.

Fear and Failure

William Irvine | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
William Irvine

Remember, too, that by desensitizing yourself to failure and by learning from the failures that will accompany the desensitization process, you can dramatically increase your chances of success.

Stuck in Time: Forgiving and Forgetting

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

Forgiveness wasn't this huge benediction bestowed on the evildoers in my life. It was the sure knowledge that I wasn't like those people and didn't want to be like them. This gave me hope.

The Dichotomy of Faith

Heather Martin | Posted 09.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Heather Martin

The situation we may be facing now is scary, but it is also triggering all the other times in our life where we felt scared, abandoned, betrayed or whatever else is coming up for us. That emotion has to get out. It wants to get out! Let it out.

Why You Should Get Help For Your Fears and Anxieties

Stan Popovich | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Stan Popovich

Remember that you are the person who is suffering and not your friends and family. Don't let the opinions of your peers prevent you from getting your life back. Your health is the most important thing and must be your number one priority. Do what is best for you.

8 Tips For Dealing With Mental Health Stigma In Today's Society

Stan Popovich | Posted 09.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Stan Popovich

In some cases your friends and relatives might give you a hard time regarding your mental health struggles. Here eight suggestions on how to deal with mental health stigma from your peers.

Is FOWOT Controlling Your Life?

Amanda Gore | Posted 09.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Amanda Gore

How many times have you felt silly, humiliated, shamed, embarrassed or shy? Have you ever wondered what causes those feelings? Ever really delved into their source? I hate to burst any bubbles out there, but no one else is thinking about you. They are too busy worrying about what you are thinking of them.

4 Reasons Your Amazing Relationship May Fail

Tracy Crossley | Posted 09.11.2014 | Women
Tracy Crossley

When we have an opportunity to explore a once great relationship again, we have an opportunity to explore ourselves too. We can look at it with new eyes and hopefully the courage to follow our heart wherever it may lead.

13 Years On, Our Choice Is Between America and Fear

Robin Koerner | Posted 09.11.2014 | Politics
Robin Koerner

Minimizing risk at reasonable cost is the action of a sensible man or nation. Trying to eliminate all risk at any cost -- not only financial, but also of principle -- is the action of a man or nation that has become obsessive, compulsive, scared, or all three.

The Key To Experiencing Freedom From Fear

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.10.2014 | Healthy Living

The key to experiencing freedom from fear is receiving support and wisdom from loved ones, as well as being mindful of when you're approaching things ...

Learning to Let Yourself Fear

Kuntal Joisher | Posted 09.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Kuntal Joisher

We often forget that fear and panic are not the same things; one is necessary to stay alive, and the other is not. Panic is actually dangerous, putting a person in a state of complete chaos, removing the ability to make sound life-saving decisions.

Why Do We Fear Fear?

Tami Shaikh | Posted 09.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Tami Shaikh

Fear is one of the hardest and most painful emotions to overcome. We are afraid of failing or being successful, we fear the known and the unknown and we also fear pain and loss. As humans were we created to be fearful or to be love?

WATCH: Crappy Benefits

Brad Yates | Posted 09.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

Perhaps you've heard this: Human beings do what works. Every action we take is because we believe it benefits us in some way -- as illogical as that ...

Manifestation on Steroids for Entrepreneurs

Lloyd Burnett | Posted 09.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Lloyd Burnett

You set your intentions. You made your vision board. You're using positive affirmations. You're trying to visualize and believe with all your h...

6 Surefire Ways to Ensure Your Job Search Fails

Carlota Zimmerman | Posted 09.02.2014 | Women
Carlota Zimmerman

As a coach who helps people find jobs, I frequently see people engaging in behavior that makes me think,"...are you absolutely determined to guarantee that you never get hired? Because if so, thumbs up, Kid! If so, you're aces! If not... oy vey."

Primal Fear and the Legacy of Damien Hirst

Matthew Israel | Posted 09.04.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

What artworks of the past 25 years will we care about in the future? Why is this work so important? In the past when I have lectured on Hirst, I've focused on the following.

What the Michael Brown Case Tells Us About Women, Fear, and Black Males

Eternity E Martis | Posted 09.02.2014 | Black Voices
Eternity E Martis

In our daily interactions with news and pop culture as well as anti-racist movements and protests, Black men become the representation of violence in America. However, Black women seem to fade into the background, as do the women who have raised them, cared for them, and loved them.

Here's All The Ways We Could Have Died Last Week

Katie Tandy | Posted 09.02.2014 | Comedy
Katie Tandy

Guys, did you know that your life is in danger? Well. It is. But fret not. Because weather.com has kept a keen eye on the grim reaper and every one of his manifestations.

3 Ways to Unlock Opportunity in What Scares You

Caitlin Roberson | Posted 08.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Caitlin Roberson

The truth is: We're all afraid. We've all had moments like mine on the floor. And it's those moments where terror can become the sandbox for astronomical transformation.

The World's Scariest Stairs

Travel + Leisure | Posted 08.29.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Travelers with nerves of steel--and eager for bragging rights--follow these stairs because of what they find at the end, whether a sacred Hindu temple or the top of a spectacular waterfall. There's nothing quite like the thrill of accomplishment that comes once you've taken that last step. Safely, that is.

With a Conscience: "Fear"

Claudia King | Posted 08.27.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Claudia King

"Always do what you are afraid to do." - Ralph Waldo Emerson I was about four years old. My father took us all to the "Whortekill Rod and Gun Club" ...

What Makes A Phobia Different From Fear

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 08.27.2014 | Healthy Living

In the course of everyday life, the words "phobia" and "fear" are often used interchangeably. Dig a little deeper, though, and you will find a differe...

WATCH: Step Into Your Power!

Brad Yates | Posted 08.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Brad Yates

Marianne Williamson famously said, "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure." It woul...

What Your Fear Can Tell You About Your Art

Jen Kiaba | Posted 08.22.2014 | Arts
Jen Kiaba

My fear was that in creating truthful work, I would finally be seen and would no longer be able to hide behind a safe facade. Yet when I consulted my desires, that was exactly what I wanted and what had lead me out of that religion in the first place.

I Would Learn to Play Hopscotch

Stephanie Mott | Posted 08.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Stephanie Mott

Perhaps it is about having the courage to be myself at the time, even if only a little. Maybe learning to play hopscotch would have created enough space for my girl to breathe. Like a well-kept secret where I would have known what she was doing, that she was there, but no one else would know.