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Are Men More Likely To Take Stupid Risks?

We all do dumb stuff — both men and women. But now there's a study that proves once and for all who makes dumber decisions — and it's men.

Emi Boscamp
December 12 2014

10 Places To Visit Before You Die

People always ask us how we've been able to accomplish the things we have. In one sense, it's really simple: We made a list and dedicated ourselves to...

Ben Nemtin
November 14 2014

Why I’m Glad No One Understood My Grief

Feeling — and thinking about — grief is sad and depressing. When you are going through grief, you may find people say the wrong thing or nothing at...

Aimee DuFresne
November 13 2014

How I Finally Woke Up From Living The Wrong Life

I was six months pregnant with twins when I drafted a report about the home mortgage interest rate deduction for the Oregon Legislature. I was working...

Amy Pearson
October 6 2014

I Lost My Dad, My Brother & My 30-Year Marriage. Here's How I Found My Way

I've been a spiritual teacher and intuitive guide for more than 30 years. In that time I've written more than 20 books on intuition, six-sensory...

Sonia Choquette
September 30 2014

Happy 100th Birthday, Jack LaLanne

Jack LaLanne, the iconic fitness guru and the man who opened the first gym in North America, would have turned 100 this week. LaLanne, who described...

September 24 2014

How Meditation Helped Me Accept My Sister's Suicide

The death of a loved one is never easy. But when that death is suicide, layers of anger, guilt and shame are added to the grieving process. The ones...

Denise Cooper
September 11 2014

Why I Wish I Hadn't Judged My Mother Before She Passed Away

There's no wisdom in judgment, but many of us are trained to judge from a very early age. In the journey of losing my mother, I had a really...

Rebecca Butler
September 5 2014

What My Mother's Death Taught Me About Being Mindful

On the morning of May 30, my husband and I received a call: my mother was in the ICU in New Delhi. I thought it was a bad joke because my mother...

Sweta Vikram
September 1 2014

10 Life Lessons I Learned From B.K.S. Iyengar

B.K.S. Iyengar has passed away, and it's sad to see someone we grew up with as a yoga teacher of teachers, pass.

Claudia Altucher
August 21 2014

How My Marriage Changed After My Son Died

I raised three rowdy boys. They were adventurous, nature-loving, and a bit rebellious, and all of these characteristics were amplified into their teen...

Paula Stephens
August 21 2014

My Mom Died Of ALS. Here's What The Ice Bucket Challenge Means To Me

In 2012, I lost my sweet, beautiful, amazingly kind mother to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease). By the time my mother...

Rebecca Butler
August 20 2014

B.K.S. Iyengar Dead At 95

Yoga legend B.K.S. Iyengar passed away today at age 95.

August 20 2014

Truest Love: California Couple Dies Holding Hands After 62 Years Of Marriage

A California couple who were married for 62 years passed away just fours hours apart last month, holding hands.

August 5 2014

What Should You Say To Someone Grieving A Loved One's Death?

After sweating through a hot yoga class, my friends and I went to the nearest juice bar for a smoothie. While waiting for our drinks, I started...

Aimee DuFresne
July 29 2014

What My Friend's Death Taught Me About Grief

On September 4, 2012 my beautiful friend Emma died tragically from a deep vein thrombosis. She was 35, and seven weeks pregnant.

Joanne Fedler
July 16 2014

What My 95-Year-Old Grandma Taught Me About Life

Five years ago, I was dancing with my cousins at my brother’s wedding. Right alongside us was my soon to be 91-year-old grandma dancing her heart out.

Shannon Kaiser
July 9 2014

The Top 7 Causes Of Stress In America Today

We all know stress wreaks havoc on the body, from weakening the immune system, to raising blood pressure to causing headaches, and even speeding up...

July 7 2014

A Widow's 3 Secrets For Curing A Cryover

“I thought you’d look worse” wasn’t the kindest thing I heard in the months after my 40-year-old husband died of a sudden heart attack, but it wasn’t...