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Breathing Meditation Is a Powerful Ally for Veterans With PTSD

Rose Caiola | Posted 11.11.2014 | Healthy Living
Rose Caiola

As we celebrate Veterans Day, let's support more research and programs like these that help our veterans.

Tim Ryan Defeats Tom Pekarek In 2014 Ohio Midterm Election

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) defeated Republican Tom Pekarek in Tuesday's midterm election. Ryan and Pekarek were battling to represent Ohio's 13th Distr...

The Case For Bringing Meditation To Congress

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 11.03.2014 | Healthy Living

Jon Kabat-Zinn thinks our leaders in Washington could benefit from some meditation. Kabat-Zinn, one of America's most renowned meditation teacher...

Rep. Tim Ryan On Meditation: 'Get Off The Mat And Into The World'

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.16.2014 | Healthy Living

Congressman Tim Ryan has fought to bring mindfulness to at-need populations, including veterans with PTSD and children in inner-city public schools, a...

Congressman Tim Ryan: We Need Salad Bars In Every Public School Across America

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 10.16.2014 | Healthy Living

With high rates of obesity, diabetes and other chronic diseases, heath care spending continues to rise, putting an enormous burden on the U.S. budget....

Why Tim Ryan Will Not Be Running For Governor This November

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 10.15.2014 | Politics

One of the key components of mindfulness involves tuning into one's personal needs and recognizing and accepting limitations for what they are -- even...

Congressman Tim Ryan's Real Food Revolution

Rose Caiola | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Rose Caiola

Why should a U.S. Congressman care so much about food? Because the majority of Americans are ill-served by our nation's food system. Tim believes we need to get away from industrialized food and back to healthy eating.

Jennifer Bendery

Congressman Enlists NFL Players, Veterans To Bring Meditation To Capitol Hill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 05.08.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to selling his colleagues on the benefits of meditation, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) is a patient man. Only a handful of law...

Congressman Takes On The Alarming Suicide Statistic That's Plaguing Our Veterans

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 05.02.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) addressed the alarming suicide rate of veterans in an interview on HuffPost Live Friday. Ryan explained that an average of 2...

Carolyn Gregoire

This Congressman Wants A Law That Would Actually Help Veterans Heal

HuffingtonPost.com | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living

Wisconsin native Travis Leanna was 22 years old in 2007, when he was deployed to Fallujah for Operation Iraqi Freedom. Initially buzzing with exciteme...

Tim Ryan: '$13 To $14 An Hour' For Minimum Wage 'Would Be Livable'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Bach | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) advocated for an increase in the national minimum wage, in a Tuesday interview on HuffPost Live. While he said an increase ...

Rep. Tim Ryan: The Moment I Knew I Had To Change Or I'd Burn Out By 40

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) joined HuffPost Live to discuss the moment he realized he needed to make a change before he became just another burnt-out polit...

Dem Congressman: 'The Birthing Process' Is Scarier Than Dealing With Republicans

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) sat down with HuffPost Live on Tuesday to talk about how he balances being a father and congressman. Ryan leveled that the f...

Mindful Politics

Ira Israel | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics
Ira Israel

It is the electorate's fault that we have allowed corporations to hijack our government, influence politicians to deregulate their industries and then save them when they fail.

WATCH: Congressman Uses Mindfulness To Stay Grounded In Washington

Posted 11.08.2013 | Healthy Living

Achieving a state of mindfulness is the perfect way to stay grounded in a moment of conflict, and no one knows that better than a politician mired in ...

Jennifer Bendery

Quiet Time Caucus Offers A Break From The Chaos Of Capitol Hill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It's 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, on Capitol Hill, and hundreds of aides are swarming the halls of the Rayburn House Office Building. Some are...

Rep. Tim Ryan: 'Maybe We Need A Men's Conference'

Posted 06.06.2013 | Women

Before taking the stage Thursday at The Huffington Post’s women’s conference dedicated to redefining success beyond the male-dominated model of sl...

Dem Rep Arrested In August For Public Intoxication

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) was arrested in August for public intoxication, the Washington Post reports. The Washington Post reports: The misdemeanor...

New Documentary Illuminates Perils of U.S. China Policy

Michael Sigman | Posted 01.13.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

The connection between the irresistibility of cheap Chinese-made products and the loss of America's manufacturing base -- along with the threat to peace on earth -- is at the heart of Death by China.

InsightLA: 10 Years of Good Dharma

Michael Sigman | Posted 12.05.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Sigman

This fall, InsightLA celebrates its 10th anniversary -- a decade during which Trudy and an ever-growing band of colleagues have helped change the lives of thousands of Angelenos.

Congressman Tim Ryan Unplugs And Recharges With Meditation And More

Posted 09.05.2012 | Healthy Living

Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan of Ohio swung by The Huffington Post's Oasis for some rest and relaxation. Ryan sticks with his running routine to stay fit,...

Amanda Terkel

Attacks On Romney's Swiss Bank Account Are 'Gold' For Obama Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Hammering Mitt Romney for his tax havens and offshore bank accounts is pure political "gold" in the swing state of Ohio, a Democratic co...

Kathleen Miles

'We Have The Opportunity To Do Some Great Things'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 06.05.2012 | Los Angeles

You might think that someone who was elected as one of Ohio's youngest state senators and who, at 39, is a five-term US Congressman, would feel accomp...

Inspiring a Mindful Nation: An Interview With Tim Ryan

Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D. | Posted 07.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D.

There have been a number of people and books raising awareness of the importance of cultivating greater mindfulness for the purpose of healing great stress, anxiety, depression, addiction, chronic pain and even creating great joy.

Congressman Tim Ryan Offers Citizenry a Glimmer of Hope

Saul Segan | Posted 07.01.2012 | Books
Saul Segan

A reading of Congressman Ryan's recent offering, A Mindful Nation, gives notice to all of us that a long-awaited and badly-needed shift in thinking is in the works. It goes far beyond being Republican, Democrat, Tea Party or Independent.