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How Leggings and a Justin Timberlake Concert Changed My Life

Hayley Miller | Posted 10.19.2014 | Women
Hayley Miller

I challenge you to discover your trigger. Don't let it pass you by though. To the naked eye, your trigger may at first seem like a reason to eat a pint of Ben & Jerry's and binge-watch OITNB, but if you look closely, it could be your moment to shed some skin (and possibly, a few pounds).

Looking Through My Eyes -- Part I

Aaron Scheidies | Posted 03.29.2014 | Impact
Aaron Scheidies

Living with Macular Degeneration is being trapped between rocks and knowing that there is a way out but no matter how hard you think, you are unable to find an escape. You are constantly in this world of uncertainty.

Actress Andrea Powell of Ender's Game Talks About Her Work With Cancer Research and is Asked to Share a Secret -- Part II

Ilana Rapp | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

In Part I of this interview we discussed Andrea's horrifying yet wonderful audition for Ender's Game and other delicious details about her life including her recent trip to Iceland with her husband of 20 years and her Cherokee Indian family history.

Actress Andrea Powell of Ender's Game and Twilight Talks About Her Horrifying Yet Wonderful Audition -- Part I

Ilana Rapp | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

There's living life and then there's living life to its fullest. Actress Andrea Powell somehow manages both and keeps the same 24-hours-a-day time schedule as the rest of us!

Adam Hill on Overcoming Depression and Becoming an Ironman Triathlete

Charity Miles | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Charity Miles

We have the most compassionate community of athletes, activists and everyone in between. We love sharing their stories with The Huffington Post community. Today we're featuring Adam Hill, who recently went through a dramatic transformation.

Meatless Monday: Rip Esselstyn Has the Last Laugh

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.02.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

"I got ridiculed and made fun of and belittled more than any human being deserved." That's Rip Esselstyn talking. Call us crazy, but a former pro tria...

The Role of Biking and Hiking in Mathematics

Colm Mulcahy | Posted 04.03.2013 | Science
Colm Mulcahy

"I often come up with theorems in dreams, or while swimming or walking," says Schneider. "I once thought of a heuristic proof of the Prime Number Theorem on a walk, when I saw spring flowers falling froma tree."

My Husband the... Triathlete?

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 07.31.2012 | Comedy
Julie Gerstenblatt

When Brett and I met in 1996, he was merely a summertime tennis player, and, when I was not chain-smoking, I occasionally attended a step-aerobics class. My husband now goes to the gym. A lot.

Overcoming A Fear Of Water And Competing In Triathlons

Posted 12.03.2011 | Healthy Living

By Deborah Dunham for Blisstree.com Why does the Discovery Channel always air Shark Week during peak triathlon season? Yes, I know there are “onl...

Inside The World Of A Competitive Triathlete

Posted 11.21.2011 | Healthy Living

By Deborah Dunham for Blisstree.com Continuing with our new column, “That Girl”, we are celebrating the accomplishments of real women who make ...

WATCH:Elite Triathlete Wins Race For Sick Teammate

AP | Danielle Cadet | Posted 09.16.2011 | Impact

Lucas Verzbicas put his own long-distance running ambitions on hold to win a gold medal for a friend who was diagnosed with cancer, the Associated Pre...

Learning To Love Yourself And Your Body

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

Myers says that we can locate virtues inside our bodies. For example, she houses courage in her diaphragm. That's where she goes to find the energy to do a handstand in Yoga.

A Triathlete Amputee's Thoughts On Her Body: Missing An Arm, But Not Courage, Part 1

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

Leadership expert, triathlete and mother of quadruplets, twins and three other children, DeeDee Myers is never without lipstick in her purse. She's always prepared, always presentable, no matter what.

Sweating To Sobriety: Exercise Group Helps Recovering Addicts

blog.newsweek.com | Kate Dailey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

More than 13 years ago, as Scott Strode was struggling to get his drinking and drug use under control, the gym in Boston where he boxed offered refuge...