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Magician Makes Dozens Of People Smile With A Simple Trick

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.31.2014 | Good News

While making objects appear and disappear out of nowhere is always a crowd-pleaser, when done right, can you guess what's even more magical? A smile a...

2 Simple Things That Will Help You Live Longer

Next Avenue | Sherri Snelling | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sherri Snelling We boomers are living longer. In fact, one in every 25 will live to 100 and many of us will see age ...

WATCH: The One Simple Thing That Will Make You Happier

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

It's been said that "Being happy is better than not being happy." But just what is the key to happiness? According to ForHumanPeoples' new video, t...

Children Warn: Christmas Multi-Tasking Is Dangerous

Kellie Edwards | Posted 02.18.2014 | Parents
Kellie Edwards

It's funny how in times of stress or "busyness," old habits can resurface and I find myself on autopilot again. I forget that I can't get away with it. Doing more than one thing at a time, that is.

Cancer Patients React to Hilariously Awful Makeovers, Their Reactions Will Melt Your Heart

Global Yodel | Posted 02.10.2014 | Arts
Global Yodel

This is the heart of the idea of the "If only for a second" project -- to spread smiles and happiness.

Proof You Can Find Happiness Anywhere

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Searching for God at Trader Joe's

Rabbi Daniel Cohen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Rabbi Daniel Cohen

This past week, I visited Trader Joe's in Stamford, Conn. searching for God. I posted two questions. First, what item would be #1 on God's shopping ...

This 'Little Mermaid' Has Legs: Disney Legend Jodi Benson Looks Back on 25 Years of Voicing the Character of Ariel

Jim Hill | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It's often been said that good things come to those who wait. But no one knows that axiom better than voice actor Jodi Benson. Who had to wait a full year after handing in her Little Mermaid audition tape before Jodi then learned that she had won the role of a lifetime.

5 Surprising Things Revealed By A Smile

Posted 11.13.2013 | Healthy Living

By Stephanie Pappas, Senior Writer Published: 11/13/2013 08:02 AM EST on LiveScience Feeling happy? Go ahead and smile — but know that you may...

One Little Word That Can Make You Happier

ReadWave | Posted 12.22.2013 | Healthy Living
ReadWave

It began as a project to boost her pitiful self-esteem. From the moment she stepped out of her front door until she retreated into her home, she made it her goal in life to say, "Hi" or "Hello" to as many people as she could, and to do so with a friendly smile and more confidence than she actually felt.

Faith And John Hubley's Socially-Conscious Animated Films Screening At The Museum of Modern Art's 11th International Festival of Film Preservation (Huffington Post Exclusive VIDEO)

Michael Vazquez | Posted 10.24.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Simply put, this year's film preservation series at MOMA has got flix for every kind of movie fan. In this first of several exclusives, I've chosen to...

9 Chalkboard Messages That Inspire Smiles

Posted 10.17.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- of course. GPS For The Soul can help you fi...

9 Of The Happiest Animals On Earth

Posted 09.27.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

Smile, Smile, Smile

Bridget Fonger | Posted 11.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Bridget Fonger

Is there a photograph or video that makes you smile without fail? Try to remember that just even one little picture can be an important tool to create "the basis for the smile to come" as the great smiling Lama advises.

The Secret Power Of Smiling

Hannah Strohmeier | Posted 11.06.2013 | Teen
Hannah Strohmeier

A smile can change a mood. A day. A week, a month, a year. A life. A smile can change the world. And we have to believe in this power that each of us holds. We have to believe that small acts can make huge impacts.

11 Dogs Who'll Make Today A Whole Lot Easier

Posted 07.12.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

The Healing Power of a Smile -- Moments With Dementia

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 08.24.2013 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

Our mother had just been dropped off from her Friday outing with her Dementia day care buddies. The setting sun glowed around her and my brother and I were struck by how beautiful she looked.

5 Ways to Make Someone Smile

Judith Natelli McLaughlin | Posted 08.13.2013 | Fifty
Judith Natelli McLaughlin

If there are people in your life who don't take the time to "stop and smell the roses," or are too tired, too stressed out or too crazed by work to smile, perhaps you can help them.

WATCH: Ways to Spread Kindness for Free

HooplaHa | Posted 08.07.2013 | Good News
HooplaHa

In part 2 of Shari-ng with Shari's Spreading Kindness, Shari Alyse shows that not only is spreading kindness a good idea, but it also can be free. Sha...

When Giving is Second Nature

Lisa Lori | Posted 06.26.2013 | Impact
Lisa Lori

Yesterday, I returned from a medical mission with Operation Smile in Panama. The culmination of three and a half years of supporting Operation Smile, I hoped this first trip would help me with my own ongoing challenges as a mother of children with disabilities.

The Physiology Of A Smile

Roberta Gately | Posted 05.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Roberta Gately

It does take effort to smile, to be engaged in your world, in your surroundings, but once you smile, the rewards are endless. Consider the first smile of your day your first and most important workout. Your heart and your mind will be the better for it.

A Lesson About Less

Ree Varcoe | Posted 02.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Ree Varcoe

Life doesn't always work out just as we'd like, but I believe it does happen according to "some plan," whether grand or otherwise. The one thing we can do is remind ourselves to consciously work toward making it the best we can -- and let go of the little things that don't actually matter.

Top 10 Dos to (Help) Improve the World

Sarah Albertson-Corkery | Posted 01.13.2013 | Women
Sarah Albertson-Corkery

I was all ready to write a rant about my life. However, as I began writing about how bad I think I have it, it occurred to me that everyone is dealing with his or her own types of bad stuff.

Can You Resist a Smile?

David R. Hamilton, Ph.D. | Posted 01.07.2013 | Healthy Living
David R. Hamilton, Ph.D.

Have you noticed that when you smile at someone, especially if you catch them off-guard, that they smile back? OK, not everyone smiles back! Or do they?

52 Reasons to Vote for Obama: #43, His Huge Smile

Bernard Whitman | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
Bernard Whitman

Barack Obama's smile is electrifying, magnetic, contagious. When he flashes that toothy grin, you can't help but feel good and smile back, like he's your friend.