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15 Fun Ways To Sneak Extra Movement Into Your Day

Say you go to a group fitness class, do an exercise DVD, or go for a run early in the day. Your exercise for the day is finished. Terrific! Now you...

Chris Freytag
April 24 2014

7 Things I Wish All Americans Knew About Global Health

When I was 21, I was lucky enough to be on the ground for the launch of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) in Uganda, and...

Barbara Bush
January 6 2014

4 Ways To Stop Puppy Mills (And Why You Should Care)

Pet stores that care about puppies don't sell them. That's because the majority of pet stores that sell puppies carry dogs from cruel and inhumane...

Partner Post
May 16 2013

5 Easy Ways You Can Help Save the Planet

Working toward a better planet can seem like a daunting task, but in reality, activism has never been more accessible. In our consumer age, everyone...

Elissa Sursara
October 24 2012

What Living with a Genetic Illness Has Taught Me

I recently celebrated my 36th birthday. I guess you could say it also marked my ten thousandth needle stick.  I've probably had over 10,000 needle...

Josephine Bila
October 4 2012

11 Ways to Become a Living Legacy

A legacy is a long living, impactful memory that has left a positive effect. It is a universal gift that can be used by anyone at anytime. They can be...

Rebecca Hulse
July 25 2012

Prison Savasana

Their bodies are behind bars, but theirs plenty of room for their spirit to expand.

Robert Sturman
June 30 2012

Seva: The Art of Selfless Service

Where everything else writes the contract, action signs on the dotted line or walks the other way. What do your actions say about you?

Daniel Scott
June 7 2012

How Baby Steps Lead to Big Results

“Small things with great love…It is not how much we do, but how much love we put into the doing. And it is not how much we give, but how much love we...

Jayme Barrett
May 29 2012

8 Creative Ways to Share Yoga with Children

As a kid's yoga teacher, I get the chance to explore artistic, creative ways of sharing the practice and its benefits everyday. What’s more, working...

Alexandra Moga
March 5 2012

How a Yogi Occupies

The involvement of yoga practitioners in the #Occupy movement has been somewhat controversial to date. There are people that say yoga can't be...

Hala Khouri
October 31 2011

Why This Yogi Went Off the Mat, Onto Occupy Wall Street

On Monday 200 yogis joined Seane Corn in a unifying call to action and prayer in New York City's Zucotti Park, in support of the thousands of people...

Heather Snyder
October 13 2011

Q & A with Hala Khouri: Yoga of Parenting

Hala Khouri is one of the most well-respected yogis in the world. She's also one of the creators of the incredible non-profit organization, Off the...

Jason Wachob
September 20 2011

Q & A with James Fox of Prison Yoga Project

James Fox changes lives with yoga as the founder and director of Prison Yoga Project, an organization dedicated to democratizing the physical practice...

Sarah Greenberg
July 12 2011

Why I Decided to Teach Yoga to Underserved Populations

"When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, 'Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are...

Christa Avampato
May 3 2011

Q & A with Seane Corn: On Yoga & Giving Back

Seane Corn is one of the most celebrated yoga instructors in the world today. When you talk with Seane, she immediately demonstrates her incredible...

Jason Wachob
October 20 2010