Sandeep Kumar

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Weight Loss Doesn't Always Lead to Happiness

Research has shown that dropping pounds doesn't mean higher well-being.<p>To lose weight is to become happier. At least, this is the narrative voiced by countless health gurus, ubiquitous advertisements, and, sometimes, overly blunt friends and relatives.<p>Americans buy in to the weight-loss game with …

Investors' Most Important Decisions for 2015

Motley Fool contributors weigh in with what they think are important decisions that investors should be making this year.<p>Building a good long-term …

London’s Newest Bike Lanes Could Be Underground In Abandoned Tube Tunnels

The London Underline would create the ultimate protected bike lane.<p>As London developed its Tube network, it left behind several stretches of tunnel that currently stand unused and unloved. A new project would bring these dank places back to life, creating new routes for cyclists and pedestrians.<p>The …

How to find lifetime love: 10 secrets from couples married for decades

If you want to know about love, ask someone with a lifetime of experience.<p>That's why, when Karl Pillemer set out to collect advice about that deepest of human emotions, he consulted the country's elders.<p>Pillemer, a gerontologist and professor of human development at Cornell University, and his team …

National Academy of Sciences

7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The Brain

The meditation-and-the-brain research has been rolling in steadily for a number of years now, with new studies coming out just about every week to illustrate some new benefit of meditation. Or, rather, some ancient benefit that is just now being confirmed with fMRI or EEG. The practice appears to …

Mindfulness

The price I pay to write

My career looks nothing like Hannah Horvath’s. Here’s what it’s like to be a woman writer without a sponsor<p>The best thing that ever happened to my writing life was breaking my ankle. Painful, yes, but it bought me seven weeks of forced bed rest—kind of like a paid writer’s retreat, except for the …

JD McPherson: A Walk On The Psych Side Of Early Rock 'N' Roll

JD McPherson says there's no contest for the best record ever made: Little Richard's "Keep A-Knockin'." With that as his touchstone, it's no wonder that McPherson's latest album, <i>Let the Good Times Roll</i>, sounds the way it does — and yet there's something besides homage going on in the music. The …