In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy? It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it. What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out
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Once Ewin began helping his patients forgive, he noticed even more improvement. “What you’re thinking and feeling affects your body,” he would explain to his patients, using the analogy of something embarrassing