At the Heart of Happiness

At the Heart of Happiness

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* At the Heart of Happiness * Before talking about the source of happiness, I think it is maybe useful to know something about the systems of our minds. Because pleasure and happiness are part of our minds; and sadness, painful experience—these are also part of our minds. * Usually,...

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The Secret to Blood Sugar Stabilization

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* PFC Every 3: The Secret to Blood Sugar Stabilization * The secret to permanent weight loss isn’t a magic pill or exercise routine. It’s called “PFC Every 3.” Essentially, it’s eating balanced portions of protein, carbs and fat every three hours. This keeps your blood sugar stabilized,...

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6 Ways to Keep Your Attitude Up When Life Tries to Bring You Down

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6 Ways to Keep Your Attitude Up When Life Tries to Bring You Down * Instead of spending your time thinking about how bad things are, think about how good they will be.  A positive attitude is key to a successful life, so what happens when things...

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Sometimes Just Stepping Outside Is a Mark of Courage

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* Sometimes Just Stepping Outside Is a Mark of Courage * On crowded streets, I often wonder who among us found it very hard to leave his or her home that day, yet did it anyway. In other words, I wonder who is brave. Then I send silent greetings: Hello,...

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Raw Fruit Crumble with Almond Cream

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 * Raw Fruit Crumble with Almond Cream * The humidity has been rising in my little corner of the world and I couldn’t be happier. The warmth draws us outside for hours on end in the evenings and the early morning light literally makes me jump out of...

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A Food Cure for Inflammation

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* A Food Cure for Inflammation * Herbalist Kathy Abascal is on a mission to change the way we eat, with her TQI (“to quiet inflammation”) diet plan. * What led you to create a diet for inflammation? In my late 50s, I began feeling the effects of aging. My shoulders...

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Why Some People Look Years Older Than They Really Are

  |   Anti Aging, Healthy Life Style, Life In General, New Stem Cell Growth, Problem Solving 101, Reduce Wrinkle Lines on Face, Self care & Self love, Self Image & Esteem, Self love, Skincare Products, Smart Living   |   No comment

Why Some People Look Years Older Than They Really Are * It’s just a fact that some people age faster than others. Many factors go into this fact – weight, where they live, diet, exercise and overall health are just a few. Genes also play a large...

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Apple Cider Vinegar: The Benefits and How to Use It

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*   Apple Cider Vinegar: The Benefits and How to Use It * What if there was a healthy, organic, and cheap miracle tonic that could facilitate digestion and detoxification, aid in weight loss, cure acne, and bring on shiny hair? What if there was a healthy, organic, and cheap miracle tonic...

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How Negative Thinking Can Ruin Your Life

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* How Negative Thinking Can Ruin Your Life * I know a woman, a full-time resident of the negative zone, who saved for years to go on her dream vacation. Once she finally got there, it rained constantly—and her vacation was ruined. Now, it’s important to understand that residing...

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The Ultimate Guide to Caffeine: Black Tea vs. Coffee

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* The Ultimate Guide to Caffeine: Black Tea vs. Coffee * We decided to investigate the health properties of both coffee and black tea to see how they compare in aspects beyond simply caffeine count and taste. The coffee versus tea debate usually boils down to personal preference (though studies have...

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Are Your Pots And Pans Poisoning You?

  |   Awareness & Health, Eco-Friendly Living, Healthy Body, Healthy Homes, Healthy Life Style, Life In General, Wellness   |   2 Comments

* Are Your Pots And Pans Poisoning You? * Like penicillin, Coca-Cola’s secret recipe, and the Dead Sea Scrolls, the discovery of Teflon’s nonstick powers was a total and complete accident. Back in 1938, a chemist was trying to concoct freezing agents when he and his associates quickly recognized that...

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Unlocking the Spice Secrets of Temple Priests and Monks

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 * Unlocking the Spice Secrets of Temple Priests and Monks  * The Jerusalem Post recently did a story on Tel Aviv University professor Michael Ovadia, a research specialist who normally focuses on the medicinal properties of snake venom. Seems that Ovadia was in a career funk and found...

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Top 12 Cholesterol-Lowering Foods

  |   Cholesterol, Health Awareness, Healthy eating, Healthy Food Choice, Healthy Life Style, Healthy Nutrition, Healthy Recipes, Life In General, Nutrition, Problem Solving 101, Smart Living, Ways to Eat Healthy, Wellness   |   3 Comments

* Top 12 Cholesterol-Lowering Foods * Cholesterol is often one of the most misunderstood aspects of heart health. For many people, a cholesterol-lowering diet brings to mind low-fat meals that lack flavor. However, as you’ll come to see, this couldn’t be further from the truth! When it comes to lowering...

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How to Take Control Of Your Health and Your Weight

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* How to Take Control Of Your Health and Your Weight * Have you ever wondered why despite all the efforts you have put into drugs, nutritional supplements, diet, exercise, your body just seems to have a mind of its own? That despite all your good intentions, the...

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4 Characteristics of People Who Are Mentally Tough

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* 4 Characteristics of People Who Are Mentally Tough * Mental toughness is the secret sauce for performing at the top of your game. Here’s how to get it. Want to be successful in life? Know this: It takes a special kind of fortitude and it’s what separates the...

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Walk With Me

  |   Awareness & Health, Exercise, Exercise and Fitness, Healing, Health, Healthy Life Style, Healthy Relationships, Relationship, Self care & Self love, Smart Living, Wellness   |   No comment

* Walk With Me * Hey, brain researchers—yeah, you with the lab coats and electrodes. Where are all the studies on walking and relationships? On why taking a stroll together is as great for romance, family ties and friendship as it is for muscles and Reebok sales? Not only...

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Wellness

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* Carry-On Wellness * No matter the duration of your flight, it’s important to take good care of yourself. What you do—or don’t do—aboard the plane makes all the difference in the world when it comes to your wellness. To ensure that you stay in top form, follow...

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13 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Every Day

  |   Entrepreneurs, Exercise, Exercise and Fitness, Healthy Life Style, Life In General, Personal Development, Problem Solving 101, Refining Character, Self care & Self love, Self compassion, Self Image & Esteem, Smart Living, Wellness, Yoga & Meditation   |   No comment

13 Ways to Take Care of Yourself Every Day * Don’t get stuck in an unhealthy daily grind. Here’s how to work “me time” into your busy schedule. It’s 7:30 a.m. and your alarm is blaring. Squinty-eyed, you reach for your phone, fumbling to swipe that horrible noise...

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Weight Loss Decisions

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* Weight Loss Decisions: Which Cardiovascular Exercise Is For You * Some people live near mountains; some people live near the suburbs. Some people live in the city and are incredibly busy. Depending on personal taste and where you live, you may prefer one form of cardiovascular exercise...

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Compassion

  |   Compassion-Gratitude, Health Awareness, Healthy Mind, Life In General, Problem Solving 101, Self care & Self love, Self compassion, Smart Living, Spirituality, Success Living, Wellness   |   No comment

Brain Food for Happiness * * Did you know that compassion, the act of recognizing someone else’s suffering with the inclination to want to support them, creates important activity shifts in the brain that are associated with resiliency and well-being? I recently attended a talk at a fundraiser where...

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Actually It’s Happiness that Loves Company

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 Actually It’s Happiness that Loves Company  * Not only do your happy feelings spread through your social network, your happiness can be increased by people you’ve never even met, reports a study from Harvard Medical School. Harvard Medical School professor of sociology Nicholas Christakis and University of California...

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