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From jail’s food to drug abuse, Sanjay Dutt tells all about his life in and outside prison

<b>New Delhi: Since he walked past the iron bars of Pune’s Yerwada jail, earlier this year, cine star Sanjay Dutt has been at the receiving end of many</b> …

Bollywood

My Husband and I Are Happily Married Because We Live in Separate Homes

Here's how we make it work.<p><i>This article was written by Hallie Levine and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p><i>Lise Stoessel, author of</i> Living Happily Ever After—Separately, <i>shares how branching out into two households saved her marriage.</i> I've been married to my husband Emil for 31 years, we have …

Vaping Is About Reducing Harm, Not Being Harmless

A new report published by the Royal College of Physicians says vaping could be an important harm reduction tool for quitting smoking.<p>A major public health group has come out strongly in favor of vaping as a way to quit smoking. The UK's Royal College of Physicians—the same group that, in the 60s, …

'Unbroken Brain' Offers New Insights On Addiction

From the start of Maia Szalavitz's englightening, insightful and informative new book on addiction titled <i>Unbroken Brain,</i> I had the feeling that I was being reminded of truths that I'd once known but that I and others, as if through a kind of collective amnesia, had somehow forgotten.<p>Thinking about …

A Cup of Joe for a Toast to Life: Healing and Recovery

Everybody knows about the proverbial apple a day, but how about the world"s most popular beverage?<p>I'm referring to the beneficial properties of coffee with regard to reversing the effects of alcohol-related cirrhosis. There are reports aplenty about these findings. This detailed infographic speaks …

10 Actors Who Gifted Their Careers To The Addiction Of Alcohol And Drugs - Bollywood News and Gossip

Addictions can make us or break us. But as far as the addiction of alcohol and drugs is considered the only inference is destruction . There are many …

Kicking opioid addiction requires right prescription | The Star

By all accounts we are in the midst of a deadly drug epidemic so severe and widespread few people in North America will remain untouched by it. In …

Woman In Walmart Berates Father Using Food Stamps To Feed His Family

Yesterday, a video went viral of an awful woman screaming profanities at a man who was buying groceries for his family, and paying with food stamps. …

Self-Compassionate Parenting

Parenting is like surfing. Through experience, some learn to do it gracefully without falling off too often. As a parent I have had numerous moments that challenged my balance. There were times when I completely slid off and felt like I was drowning. But overtime, I learned to climb back up without …

What Makes Marriage Work?

Research indicates you can get mad as hell or avoid conflict altogether. But the positivity must outweigh the negativity by five to one.<p>If you are …

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …

Understanding and Improving Parent-Child Attachment

<i>Today we have a guest post by Carol Lozier, MSW, a clinical social worker who specializes in helping</i> <i>adopted and foster children.</i><p><b><br>How to Understand and</b> …

'Slow Down' Video Will Make You Ugly Cry Just In Time For Mother's Day

What is that cliché? <i>The days go so slow but the years go so fast.</i> No one understands this more than a parent.<p>Singer Nichole Nordeman shared a little …

How to Make Your Love Life Work When You're Both Busy as Hell

If it doesn't bring you joy...<p>If your schedule so packed with obligatory dinner dates that you barely get any quality time with bae, it might be time to de-clutter your calendar and scrap all the crap you don't <i>really</i> want to do. (We're talking coffee dates with your frenemy; you still have to pay …

We choose to be anxious, stressed, afraid: “We set ourselves the goal of trying to avoid things that are utterly out of our control”

<b>(Obak via Shutterstock)</b><p>Salon speaks to a psychologist about stress, parenting, and ways to deal with both<p>Scott Timberg<p>November 4, 2015 10:07pm (UTC)<p>As if we weren’t already feeling stressed out enough – today is National Stress Awareness Day – a new report by the Pew Research Center just came out, …

I Survived a Panic Attack and All I Got Was General Anxiety

This week, my new therapist and I did some detective work and stumbled upon something that in 15 years of panic attacks I had never discovered before.<p>I've come to learn that no one outside of myself can fix me, and perhaps there is no psychological endpoint at which I will arrive and be totally …

24 Things You Need to Do to Heal Your Life From Anxiety

1. The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection. The same is true for anxiety. Anxiety is being disconnected from the present moment, other people, or yourself. Usually all three. You must reconnect with your life.<p>2. You must give yourself permission to want what you really want. There …

These Illustrations Show What It's Like To Live With Anxiety

Catherine Lepage makes emotions digestible with quaint illustrations.<p>If you know someone who suffers from anxiety but are yourself calm and collected, imagining his inner life poses a particular challenge. You may know about his side effects -- that he has trouble sleeping, say -- but can you place …

Jodie Sweetin Recalls Her Struggle with Drug Addiction on 'DWTS'

• This is what <b>Jodie Sweetin</b> had to say about the drug use in her past – US Weekly<br>• Find out who had the highest score on <i>DWTS</i> – Gossip Cop• <b><br>Zendaya</b> has a …

What No One Tells You About Having Anxiety

"The fear of anxiety can also cause it."<p>Keep this in mind the next time you think someone with anxiety is just "worrying too much."<p>The mental health disorder, which affects nearly 40 million American adults, can touch multiple facets of a person's life. Not only does it come with crippling …

Mental Health

Trump stumbling in Wisconsin as forces coalesce against him

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Next Tuesday's Wisconsin presidential primary is emerging as a crucial lifeline for Republicans desperate to stop Donald Trump's …

Government

Faking happiness on social media helped me cope with depression

My life looks pretty good on Facebook. If you browsed through my feed, you might see a photo of me drinking wine by my husband in a hot tub, surrounded by a foot of snow. Then there are more blatant self-congratulations: <i>Check out this NPR piece that was filmed during my last mushroom-collecting</i> …

Social Media

Local pickup

Hitting the road for the weekend? Rent locally and drive off in something special.<p>Save money by meeting the owner wherever the car’s parked — there’s …

Savemoney

4 Addictions that are Ruining Lives, and How to Overcome Them

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

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This Is the Healthiest, Happiest City in the Country

Pack your bags, the Sunshine State is calling your name.<p>If you're looking for happiness and a healthy lifestyle in the next place you call home, look no further: Naples, Florida is your city. The beautiful seaside community topped the list in Gallup-Healthways State of American Well-Being: 2015 …

These Are the 4 Skills You Need to Master to Be Happy

According to the latest science, you can learn to be happy, just like you can learn to play an instrument.<p>We generally think of happiness as either a matter of chance or circumstance. Some people are born with happy brains--they just naturally seem to see everything in a cheerful light. Others are …