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Resolution 2014: Looking Into Your Own Heart

Luann Robinson Hull | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Luann Robinson Hull

What of just loving for the pure joy of loving without any expectation or attachment to how it's all going to work out? Is such an intention counterintuitive to our human nature?

Heart to Heart Conversations

Judith E. Glaser | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Judith E. Glaser

Authors, artists, writers, theologians and spiritualists have long known the heart is more than just an organ pumping blood to the brain. Expressions...

The Sacred Art of Listening -- Nourishing Loving Relationships

Tara Brach | Posted 03.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Tara Brach

Whether it's the communicating between different tribes or religions, ethnicities, racial groups or different generations, we need to listen. The more we understand, the less we fear -- the less we fear, the more we trust and the more we trust, the more love can flow.

Listen to Your Heart

Mary Pritchard | Posted 03.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

Once you clear space, then you're ready to attract what you really do want in your life. You're ready to open your heart and let love in. And that is a beautiful thing.

Take a Good Look Inside the Box You Want to Get Out Of

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 03.02.2014 | Books
Mitch Ditkoff

As someone who makes his living helping people get out of the box, I've heard this now iconic phrase uttered thousands of times in the past 25 years. No matter what industry, continent, or mood my clients are in, none of them aspire to be box-bound.

The Most Important New Year's Resolution

Janie Emaus | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

This year, I'm only going to make only one resolution: I resolve not to wait for anyone's approval. I am going to say "no" more often. I am going to take time for me.

Have You Been the News? When Private Pain Is a Public Spectacle.

Megan Devine | Posted 02.22.2014 | Impact
Megan Devine

We see too much suffering. We see too much suffering, forgetting that it is, in fact, suffering. It's not entertainment. It's not "news." It's pain.

The End of Retirement

Wendy Adams Mendenhall | Posted 02.19.2014 | Good News
Wendy Adams Mendenhall

Why should or would anyone spend 1, 5, 20, 40+ years doing something they can't wait to retire from? It doesn't make sense. I'm not saying I can't make sense of it, I'm saying it doesn't make sense.

101 Things I've Learned So Far

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 02.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Mitch Ditkoff

I am not here to teach anybody anything. I am here to love and the love will do the teaching.

The American Heart Association -- Protecting Industry Not Patients

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 02.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Martha Rosenberg

The American Heart Association (AHA) and the American College of Cardiology (ACC) recently released new cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines. They are an egregious example of much that is wrong with medicine today.

Gift to the Soul: The Space of Presence

Tara Brach | Posted 02.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Tara Brach

For many of us this is a season when it feels that we are going faster and faster. Everything's racing, through school semesters, wrapping up work com...

Heart, Barenaked Ladies Cancel SeaWorld Gig After Documentary

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 12.09.2013 | Entertainment

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The rock bands Heart and Barenaked Ladies along with country singer Willie Nelson have canceled their planned performances at S...

How to Access Much More of Your Sensational Wisdom

Susan Bernstein | Posted 02.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Susan Bernstein

I'm not suggesting that to be wiser, you should stop listening to your brain's wisdom. Instead, I suggest you broaden your attention beyond your brain to the rest of your body.

The Street Where He Lived

Irene Tanner | Posted 02.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

Now here is where the story gets a bit woo-woo, though that doesn't frighten me in the least because the spirit who lived on this particular street (o...

Lessons From Kayaking: Finding a Way to Be With Fear

Tara Brach | Posted 01.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Tara Brach

The key to being with fear is in contacting what is here now, rather than trying to push it away. Here's a story from the river that helps us understand that. In kayaking, you learn about what is called a keeper hole.

I Have a Heart Murmur

Tom Reiman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Tom Reiman

And so, we begin our journey together, from slight murmur to severe; from internist to cardiologist; from medication to tests; and from surgery to rehabilitation and recuperation.

Enjoy the Turkey and All the Trimmings, Just Be Smart About It

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

I hope you spend many wonderful hours with family and friends -- catching up, sharing stories and savoring your favorite dishes and beverages. I also hope you do that last part with some moderation.

Controlling Blood Pressure an Important Way to Help Your Heart

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

There's some major news in the cardiovascular world that I want to make sure you've heard: Doctors just received new recommendations for the best ways to care for your heart.

A Listening Lesson: Appropriate for All Ages

Lisa Guest | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisa Guest

My friend Annie, an overwhelmed but very capable mother, has two kids under 5 years of age and a high-powered corporate job that's now got her traveli...

Absolute Cooperation With the Inevitable

Tara Brach | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Tara Brach

Aligning with what is here is a way of practicing presence. It allows us to respond to our world with creativity and compassion.

New Cheney Book

Jeff Danziger | Posted 12.23.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Lived by Love

Rick Hanson, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Rick Hanson, Ph.D.

Be aware of the warmth and good will from others toward you. Sense your connecting to others, how you are supported by a net of relationships. They don't have to be perfect. Some people do care about you. You are almost certainly loved.

Parts Is Parts: Offal, Ranked In Order

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 10.22.2013 | Taste

Don't run away yet, there's deliciousness to be had here.

Clearing Out The (Emotional) Clutter

Kelley Whitis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelley Whitis

Cleaning out the emotional clutter is a hard job. It takes willingness and dedication. It requires a daily conscious effort. There will be tears. There will be hard days. But the outcome is more than worth it.

A Great Heart Stops Beating, Thousands of Tiny Hearts Beat on

Michael Levin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Michael Levin

Lauren Winkler died Sunday evening in an private jet crash at Santa Monica Airport described by investigators as unsurvivable. Lauren was a fundraiser...