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'I Gave Up Sex As A Man In Hollywood'

OWN | Posted 09.29.2014 | OWN

Fallon, age 28, needs to have a serious conversation with her boyfriend. The couple have been sexually active during their six-month romance -- but s...

What Happens When You Don't 'Water' Your Marriage

OWN | Posted 09.25.2014 | OWN

Wife and mother Kasiopia is a self-described superwoman. From raising her 3-year-old to managing her career, she keeps a tight schedule. Though she do...

How To Connect With Your Technology-Obsessed Kids

OWN | Posted 09.22.2014 | OWN

When it comes to her 11-year-old and 13-year-old children, Louise feels like she’s losing the battle against video games and social media. With her ...

Why Your Career Will Never Completely Fulfill You

OWN | Posted 09.19.2014 | OWN

Keith, a 23-year-old economics student, is ready to start his career. Like many new grads, he's nervous about entering the working world and worried a...

How To Break The Body-Shaming Cycle And Accept Your Lumpy, Bumpy Body

OWN | Posted 09.15.2014 | OWN

Kristin grew up in a family that was critical of her weight. At age 49, she still finds herself plagued by the voices in her head. Hoping to finally e...

She Asked A Tough Question About Religion And Dating -- And Got A Tougher Answer

OWN | Posted 09.12.2014 | OWN

Renee, age 48, is contemplating the idea of leaving her place of worship. She and her 14-year-old daughter are happy at their current church, a place ...

Deepak Chopra Shows A Grieving Mother A Daily Practice To Bring Her Peace

OWN | Posted 09.08.2014 | OWN

Valerie is a 43-year-old mother of three who is grieving the unexpected loss of her eldest daughter. After being diagnosed with epilepsy at age 9, she...

3 Key Practices To Break Free From Emotional Eating

OWN | Posted 08.29.2014 | OWN

Hannah, 24, says she has been overweight for as long as she can remember. Emotional eating is her crutch: the memories from things like her parent's d...

How To Stay Positive When You're Stuck In The Wrong Job

OWN | Posted 10.09.2013 | OWN

Since graduating college six years ago, 29-year-old Sierra has struggled to kick-start her career and find a position that uses the degree she earned....

My Family Doesn't Accept My Sexuality. Should I Cut Them Out?

OWN | Posted 10.02.2013 | OWN

Ravneet is a 26-year-old college student who has been in a same-sex relationship for three years. Originally from Punjab, India, she says her traditio...

Deepak Chopra On The Right Way To Control Your Anger

OWN | Posted 09.25.2013 | OWN

When someone tears you down, how do you react without anger? That's the question Raheem, 22, has for spiritual teacher and author Deepak Chopra on "He...

WATCH: Rev. Bacon's Powerful Advice For Struggling Father

OWN | Posted 09.23.2013 | OWN

After losing his house and job, 46-year-old single father Johnny is wondering if happiness is even possible anymore. He poses that question to author ...

WATCH: Deepak Chopra's Advice On How To Attract Mr. Right

OWN | Posted 09.20.2013 | OWN

Spiritual teacher and author Deepak Chopra is taking his words of wisdom to the streets of Manhattan in a new special on OWN, "Help Desk." In the clip...

WATCH: Why Is Deepak Chopra Giving Free Advice In The Middle Of New York?

OWN | Posted 09.18.2013 | OWN

What happens when you invite one of today’s most celebrated spiritual teachers to offer free advice in a busy public place? "Help Desk," a new speci...

HELP DESK: Making a Statement

Bean Gilsdorf | Posted 09.16.2012 | Arts
Bean Gilsdorf

Oh, the artist statement, that reviled and maligned document! Artists loathe writing them, and it usually shows. But they're not really that hard to create if you have a clear goal in mind.

HELP DESK: Are You Trying to Wind Me Up?

Bean Gilsdorf | Posted 08.04.2012 | Arts
Bean Gilsdorf

Welcome to HELP DESK, where I answer your queries about making, exhibiting, finding, marketing, buying, selling -- or any other activity related to --...

HELP DESK: Is it any wonder?

Bean Gilsdorf | Posted 06.16.2012 | Arts
Bean Gilsdorf

Welcome to HELP DESK, where I answer your queries about making, exhibiting, finding, marketing, buying, selling -- or any other activity related to --...

HELP DESK: Hell is Other People

Bean Gilsdorf | Posted 06.01.2012 | Arts
Bean Gilsdorf

Welcome to HELP DESK, where I answer your queries about making, exhibiting, finding, marketing, buying, selling -- or any other activity related to --...