Maria Lopez

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How to Master Your Morning Routine With Flipboard

In the mornings, after showering, grooming, and nourishing yourself, what’s the first thing you do? Check email? Go for a jog? Listen to podcasts? These decisions, along with thousands of other possibilities, could have profound implications not just on your productivity, but your life.<p>But you …

Inspiring 50 Happiness Quotes From Deepak Chopra

Deepak Chopra born on October 22, 1947, is an Indian author, alternative medicine advocate and a public speaker.<p>He is a prominent figure in the field …

The Productive Language Learner: How I Transformed my Phone into a Productivity Diva

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by everything that needs addressing in your life, day after day? If your answer is a resounding YES, then let me tell …

Nestlé Wants to Sell You Both Sugary Snacks and Diabetes Pills

Nestlé is by far the largest food company in the world. Its 335,000 employees produce more than 2,000 brands, manufactured in 436 factories across 85 …

Washington's Horrible Mental Health Legislation

There is no question that America's mental health care system is in dire need of an overhaul. But the "Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act" (H.R. 2646), introduced by Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA), represents the worst, most regressive possible direction for reform. Its passing would mean …

Steve Jobs's Secret to Greatness: Yogananda

The story of the spiritual teacher who was a silent force in the life of the most important entrepreneur of our times.<p>Steve Jobs planned every detail of his own memorial service, held at Stanford University in October 2011, including the brown box each attendee received as a farewell gift. One of …

Spirituality

What Happens When Employee Morale is Low and High?

Typically self-esteem is a status of mind which involves feelings and emotions either it is related with professional life or personal.<p>Often it is …

How to Improve Employee Morale? Best 18 Practices

Keeping your employees motivated is one of the best practices that lead to company productivity.<p>A happy and satisfied employee obtains good …

How Silicon Valley is trying to cure ageing

Death has always been considered one of life's only real certainties, but now some of the world's top scientists are challenging the assumption<p>Humanity has long been in search of the mythical Fountain of Youth, from Alexander the Great to knights of the Crusades.<p>But now Silicon Valley scientists …

Tara Brach

Fri, 30 January 2015<p>2015-01-28 - Inhabiting Our Bodies with Presence - Our conditioning is to pull away from our physical experience when it is …

Meditation

7 Secrets to Knowing Your Higher Self

by Asoka Selvarajah Each of us is connected with the Divine. The Higher Self within us far transcends the understanding of our conscious min...<p>Recent …

Cleanse your body with the alkaline diet

Alkaline eating helps the body maintain healthy pH levels which improve digestion, skin tone and mood as well as weight loss. Natasha Corrett's new book has a range of four cleanses with recipes to rebalance your body.<p>Five years ago, Natasha Corrett was overtired, overworked and unhappy with her …

15 Podcasts That Will Leave You Pondering Life's Big Questions

It's no secret that the constant connectivity made possible by technology can leave us feeling disconnected from ourselves. And there's no better time than now to re-establish that inward connection by using the powers of technology for good.<p>As paradoxical as it sounds, certain forms of technology, …

Eating the paleo way: why all the fuss about cauliflower rice?

Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite has been converted to cauliflower rice - here he explains why he's eating like a caveman<p>I may be best known as the 2012 winner of the GBBO, but my obsession with food extends to the healthier end of the spectrum, too.<p>While I’d like to live off cake alone, …

This Nursing Home Calms Troubling Behavior Without Risky Drugs

It's a sunny autumn afternoon and a good time to make apple crisp at Pathstone Living, a memory care facility and nursing home in Mankato, Minn. Activities staffer Jessica Abbott gathers half a dozen older women at a counter in the dining area, where the soundtrack is mostly music they could have …

Our Approach: Awakenings | Ecumen

Ecumen Awakenings™ is not a cure. It is care – very collaborative care - that puts the person at the center while combining the knowledge, experience …

Managing pain with the power of the mind

<b>Vidyamala Burch is helping people in pain through the practice of "mindfulness", the act of paying more attention to the present moment. But it took her many years to discover it for herself first.</b><p>When people are having serious difficulties, it can bring out the extreme sides of people's …

30 Questions to Help You Reflect and Get Excited for 2015

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i><p>Another year has almost gone by, but now is the perfect opportunity to reflect and build a plan for next year.<p>I've come up with a set of questions to help you reflect, focus and build a plan to make your 2015 a successful year that embraces …