Tama Berman

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Tough Lessons From Thích Nhất Hạnh

The pain started just a few minutes into what I thought would be a calming five-day retreat.<p>I'd been living in Bangkok for two years, and shortly after I arrived I began to hear of a man named Thích Nhất Hạnh. He was a Zen Master from Vietnam and, in many circles, Thây, as he's often called, was …

Meditation

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 So Many Women Suffering from Exhaustion?

Things weren't much different on a recent trip with friends to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The group had splurged on a chalet, complete with glass elevator and hot tubs. But as everyone lounged around the living room, Stephanie kept sneaking off to her room to check e-mail. "There were a few …

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 …

Medicine

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__=1522241071_f3874f4deb3ce30b3d0c9c6906885fa1<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> …

Mental Health

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 …

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

<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 in its restaurants. But the question remains: Is this something that can significantly improve consumer health or is it simply a stock-pumping …

McDonald's

We Need Each Other

Relationship advice from therapists has gone through numerous phases in an effort to help couples create loving relationships.<p>Years ago, everything I read about relationships described the pitfalls of codependent relationships -- relationships where each partner made the other person responsible …

Relationships

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

Some people will not like what you say.<p>Some people will judge you.<p>Some people will disapprove.<p>Passionately.<p>Some people will lie to you.<p>Some people will misuse your trust.<p>Some people will ignore you.<p>Consistently.<p>Some people will say harsh words.<p>Some people will blame you.<p>Some people will gossip …

Literature

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 …