Tama Berman

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Tough Lessons From Thᅢᆳch Nh£ᄎᆬt H£ᄎᄀnh

On the final day of meditation, for the first time since I entered the cage and touched gloves with my opponent, I felt enraptured by nothingness. And when I stood up I felt the beauty of moving, of the gentle buzz of our collective moving, of my body, of our collective bodies.<p>The pain started just …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

New, Virulent Strain Of HIV Discovered In Russia: Scientists

Scientists in Siberia say they've discovered a new and extremely virulent strain of HIV in Russia.<p>Announcing their discovery on Oct. 16, researchers at Novosibirk's Koltsovo science city say the HIV subtype, known as 02_AG/A, may be the most virulent form of HIV in the country.<p>In a report in the …

Why Are Modern Women So Exhausted?

What to do when you've forgotten how to relax<p>For as long as Stephanie Peterson, 25, can remember, she's lived in overdrive. The founder of a Colorado-based company that supports female entrepreneurs, she's go-go-go from morning to night, week to week, year to year. When she does get a break, she …

Pew Research Center

First human trial of new bone-marrow transplant method

<b>Doctors at London's Great Ormond Street Hospital have carried out a pioneering bone-marrow transplant technique.</b><p>They say the method should help with donor shortages since it does not require a perfect cell match.<p>Mohammed Ahmed, who is nearly five years old, was among the first three children in the …

Neuro Linguistic Programming: Mental health veterans therapy fear

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/news_wales/1021000/1021489_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534567318_6657c39a71dab29e60ae99592dfce742<p><b>Armed forces veterans struggling with mental health issues are being put at risk from a therapy used by a Welsh charity, a BBC investigation has</b> …

Depression More Common In People With Migraine: Study

Depression is much more common among people who get migraines than those who aren't affected by the headache condition, according to a new study.<p>More than 12 percent of women with migraine also have depression, compared with 5.7 percent of women who don't get migraines, found researchers from the …

Love Addiction, Codependency and Internet Dating

Here is the story of a love addict named Jake and a codependent named Melissa. Like so many codependent/love addict relationships, they were oblivious to their psychological afflictions. They felt like "regular" people who just wanted the all-American dream of true love.<p>For the love addict and …

PlentyOfFish

Patient Privacy and High Technology: Data Control

Given the increase in the use of technology and the ubiquity of various devices available from which data can be shared, federal laws were introduced to help protect patient confidentiality.<p>The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), has been in effect since 1996, and intended …

Psyched Out by McDonald's: The Psychological Phenomena Behind McDonald's Latest Commitment to Health

Hold your applause for fast food giants like McDonald's -- call them out on their ineffective commitments and hold them to a higher standard.<p><i>Illustration by Lisa Kaggen</i><p>It has been hard to miss McDonald's trumpeting its commitment to make it easier for people to have access to healthy food choices …

McDonald's

We Need Each Other

When you decide to learn how to love yourself, you definitely need others to help you with this. We need others to reflect us back to ourselves so that we can see how we may be abandoning ourselves rather than loving ourselves.<p>Relationship advice from therapists has gone through numerous phases in …

Relationships

A Show of Kindness: Good Works? Whatever Works

I once wrestled -- for about four minutes -- with the question of whether I should approach Hugh Hefner, through a close mutual friend, for a major contribution to the humanitarian nonprofit I was serving as CEO of. Would I and my organization be forever tarnished by smut money?<p>Giving, as the one …

Kim Kardashian

Unpack Your Bags -- Guilt Trip's Over

Go back to what it what like growing up -- both in and outside the home. Think about school, social life, etc. Even in your young adult life and into adulthood, what were experiences that happened to invoke these emotions? Why?<p>This past week in my group-coaching program, our topic was guilt and …

Self-esteem

The Price We Pay When We Want to Be Liked by Everyone

Living their dream and abandoning yours is exhausting, unfulfilling and such a pity. You are so much more than you give yourself credit for. There's no need to hide what makes you YOU. We need your one-of-a-kind brilliance.<p>Some people will not like what you say.<p>Some people will judge you.<p>Some …

Antibiotics Can't Keep Up With 'Nightmare' Superbugs

We're used to relying on antibiotics to cure bacterial infections. But there are now strains of bacteria that are resistant to even the strongest antibiotics, and are causing deadly infections. According to the CDC, "more than 2 million people in the United States every year get infected with a …