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10 Reasons Why Stress Is The Most Dangerous Toxin In Your Life

Here are 10 concrete ways stress is possibly the most dangerous toxin your body faces every day.

Robin Berzin, M.D.
July 20 2014

7 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About The Nation's Deadliest Cancer

When you hear the words, "the nation's deadliest cancer," which cancer immediately comes to mind? Like most of the population, you probably didn't...

Susan Warmerdam
June 23 2014

7 Scary Ways Meat Is Messing Up Your Body

No aspect of wellness is as loudly debated as how we should eat. People just don’t argue over styles of yoga, meditation, or exercise the way they do...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
June 13 2014

10 Things I Learned About Living From Studying People Who Almost Died

I study cancer patients who were told they had only months to live, that there was nothing more that could be done, and yet are walking around...

Kelly Turner, PhD
June 12 2014

5 Ways Your Healer Could Harm You

My mother had a sore neck, probably from Pilates class, she figured. So Mom went to her doctor, who ordered an X-ray. Upon reviewing the X-ray, her...

Lissa Rankin, M.D.
June 3 2014

DIY: Best Nontoxic Sunscreeen Ever

I probably don't need to tell you that regular sunscreen is potentially full of toxins which can do more harm than good. Of course, certain organic...

What Happened When I Found Out I Had Cancer

There are certain things men don't discuss. Divorce is one of them. I don't mean between confidantes and brothers — everyone requires a shoulder, at...

Derek Beres
May 16 2014

What I Learned From My Dad About Dying & Living Happy

My dad liked to tell stories. He grew up in Vancouver with his mom, his dad died flying a plane in the Royal Air Force during World War II. In the...

Michael Taylor
May 13 2014

How To Pick The Safest Sunscreen & Prevent Skin Cancer

With more than 2 million Americans diagnosed with skin cancer annually, Environmental Working Group and innovative sun protection companies are...

10 Tips To Be Smart About Sun Protection

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and it's the perfect time to talk about better sun safety for children. Despite increased sales of sunscreen,...

Kate Solomon
May 4 2014

5 Things I Learned From Breast Cancer

I recently received an email asking for any insights or words of wisdom I could share regarding my journey through being diagnosed with and undergoing...

Hope Knosher
April 23 2014

I Did Everything Right And I Still Got Breast Cancer

Although cancer was a possibility, I just didn't think that it was. I wasn't a person who gets cancer.

4 Things That Raise Your Risk For Prostate Cancer

The prostate gland secretes the majority of seminal fluid, and cancers of the prostate are common in developed countries. It is the most common cancer...

What Every Man Should Know About Skin Cancer

When you think of men’s health risks, skin cancer probably isn’t at the top of the list. But it should be. Skin cancer is incredibly common, and the...

What Everyone Needs To Know About Colon Cancer

Colon cancer is common and deadly. It’s the third most common cancer diagnosed in both men and women in the US, and 90% of colon cancers are diagnosed...

9 Key Factors Affecting Radical Remission From Cancer

Since I wrote Mind Over Medicine, people have been telling me their stories, and none of the people who experienced spontaneous remissions...

Lissa Rankin, M.D.
March 18 2014

How To Make A Healing, Nourishing Buddha Bowl

On a yoga retreat years ago I was introduced to the Buddha Bowl. A meal-sized bowl filled with simple pure food and enjoyed with deep gratitude. After...

Betsi Iris Mufson
February 21 2014

5 Life-Affirming Lessons I Learned When My Son Had Cancer

Eighty-first Street and Amsterdam Avenue in New York City may be forgettable location for most but, for me, it’s quite the opposite. It's the spot...

Jen Eden
February 20 2014