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Mind Body Connection

I Put My Body On eBay

Aisling Carroll | Posted 04.19.2012 | Women
Aisling Carroll

In the first few days of my ovarian cancer diagnosis -- before I did a drop of chemo -- I pictured my "take that cancer" comeback of 26K runs amidst a throng of teal pom-poms.

Beyond the Plate: Nourishment vs. Nutrition

Jill Grunewald | Posted 04.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Jill Grunewald

For many of us, nutrition can be a confusing matter. It has become a topic of bewilderment, inciting dizzying searches for the ideal way to eat. What's missing from this well-meant advice is the distinction between nourishment and nutrition.

The Fabric of Our Lives

Denise M. Wilbanks | Posted 04.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Denise M. Wilbanks

Our emotions are the windows through which we perceive the world abroad. Those emotions come to fruition and are delivered to us by way of our experiences with those around us.

Confusing Virtues: People Who Like a Food's Politics Think It Has Fewer Calories

David Berreby | Posted 03.14.2012 | Science
David Berreby

Ask people how fattening those organic chocolate-covered peanuts are, and they'll guess a lower number than they did for the non-organic version. They'll also eat more than they would have otherwise. The same goes for "low-fat" products.

Achieving Your New Year's Resolution: Surefire Tricks No One Told You

Amy Chavez | Posted 03.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Amy Chavez

So, how's your New Year's resolution coming along? Given up already? Well, I haven't. So enthusiastic am I, that I've already completed four weeks of my resolution even though we're only one week into the New Year. And I don't even consider myself an overachiever.

Culture Crack: Why Our Addiction to Connection Is Changing Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness in America

Kirk Snyder | Posted 03.10.2012 | Technology
Kirk Snyder

While crack cocaine rewires the chemistry of the brain, technological connection rewires the chemistry of the culture. It's an addiction that is changing life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness in America.

How Belief Affects Our Health

Russ Gerber | Posted 02.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Russ Gerber

Sooner or later we'll see for ourselves what Penny Sarchet and countless others have uncovered -- that what we take in, what we believe, has a correlation to our health. The days of thinking that the body operates independent of our beliefs about it are fading away.

Mind Body Shift: Using Your Awareness To Bring About Wellness

Marc B. Levin | Posted 02.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Marc B. Levin

Your body is the most brilliant, insightful, caring, nurturing, intuitive, persistent, honest, knowledgeable teacher you have ever encountered. There is much to be learned if you pay attention to it.

Cancer, a New View: What Is Positive Thinking?

Leigh Fortson | Posted 01.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Leigh Fortson

I'm a staunch believer in the power of the mind, but I doubt that even the most rigorous double blind studies could capture the myriad nuances that occur inside the mind of an individual.

Tips for Deeply Connecting to Others

Roya R. Rad, MA, PsyD | Posted 01.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Roya R. Rad, MA, PsyD

When we learn how to give, we learn how to receive, and then we will open the door to the affection we hope for.

Love or Fear: Playing on the Edge

Akoshia Yoba | Posted 01.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Akoshia Yoba

At first, I silently wondered, "How is this related to Tai-chi? And seriously, how do you embrace the parts of life that are hard, sad or just plain suck?"

The Science Behind Guided Imagery

Belleruth Naparstek | Posted 12.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Belleruth Naparstek

We've come to understand that what best serves our sense of strength, wholeness, vitality and personal power is owning whatever it is we feel, no matter how unpleasant, and then just breathing it out.

Playing Our Part: Deepak Chopra At Zeitgeist Americas 2011

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.29.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

Innovations in thought and technology hint at our future. How can we find the best path forward?

What Goosebumps Tell Us About Our Body's Feedback Loop

Viral Mehta | Posted 09.29.2011 | Healthy Living
Viral Mehta

The fact that we get goosebumps when we are inspired or afraid is one of many everyday indicators of just how deeply and intricately connected our minds and bodies are.

WATCH: Deepak Chopra On The Relationship Between Body And Spirit

Posted 09.21.2011 | Religion

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Leogane Haiti -- Teaching Mind-Body Skills at Cardinal Leger Hospital

James S. Gordon | Posted 07.20.2011 | Impact
James S. Gordon

"We will use what you have taught us, ourselves," says Sister Yolande, the Director, "and we will teach our patients too."

Do We Have A Soul? Science May Hold The Answer

Robert Lanza, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Lanza, M.D.

Voltaire, the great enlightenment writer and philosopher, once said, "Nobody thinks of giving an immortal soul to a flea." Now, nearly 300 years later, the mass of accumulated scientific evidence suggests we may have to.

Healing Is More Than Science

Trish Kinney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Trish Kinney

Even Hippocrates hinted at this powerful connection when he said that he would rather know what sort of person has a disease than what sort of disease a person has. He also said that natural forces within us are the true healers of disease.

Aging Gracefully in a Culture That Idolizes Youth

Beverley Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverley Golden

My mother Lillian Golden is turning 95 this year in March. She is vivacious and vital; has an impeccable memory, is beautiful, gracious and an inspir...

Near Death Experience: Journey Of Two Souls

William Horden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
William Horden

Minutes after they placed me on the emergency room table and fit an oxygen mask over my face, I felt my heart stop beating and I sighed my last breath.

One of the Best Writing Tips Ever: Spin Class!

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Holly Robinson

I never thought I'd take one of these classes, because who doesn't look stupid in padded bike shorts indoors? Then I discovered that I can solve any thorny writing problem in spin class.

Spiritual Solutions #17 - Get in Touch with Body-Mind

Deepak Chopra | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

By Deepak Chopra Deepak Chopra and Annie Bond Annie Bond Connecting to Body-Mind To become familiar with the miracle of the human body-mind is t...

Can What You Think And Feel Affect Your Physical Health?

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

How you think and feel emotionally can contribute to your physical health and well-being -- it's just that simple.

Your Mind As A Gateway To Better Health

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deepak Chopra

As someone who trained and certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology over 35 years ago I began to see the connection between consciousness and biology.

The Content of Your Mind Is Not Your Choice (VIDEO)

Sadhguru | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sadhguru

Sadhguru developed Isha Yoga as an invigorating process to transform oneself. For over 25 years, Isha Yoga Programs have touched and transformed the l...