Hanan Merrill

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4 Ways To Fire Up The Sexually Hungry Marriage

It can go like this: You want sex and your partner doesn't. Or your partner wants sex and you don't. Or it seems like neither one of you wants sex and are more interested in watching Netflix. What's up with that? You know that you love each other and yet the idea of sex is just not that exciting …

Breast Cancer

The New World Of Saving And Investing For Retirement

Saving more money ranks up there just behind losing weight as a leading New Year’s resolution for Americans each January. As a nation, we seem to struggle to achieve either goal. As an incentive to setting and reaching the savings objective, I recommend a just-published book, <i>Falling Short: The</i> …

Game Plan for Less Boring Sex

All the time, I hear from women who say, "I'm having sex with my husband X times per week (usually this is 1-3) and he's STILL not happy." I ask if they enjoy the sex, and they say, "Yeah, sometimes." So basically, here is what's happening in a lot of marriages (and reverse the genders if that's …

Masturbate

Child watch: The apps that let parents 'spy' on their kids

<b>Think your kid's being bullied? Or sending sexts? Or dealing drugs? There's an app for that.</b><p>In the United States, nearly 80% of teenagers own mobile phones. About half of those are smartphones - with access to the internet, games, cameras and social media.<p>That worries many parents. And those fears …

Apps

The 'Big 3' Mistakes (And Their Fixes) For First-Time Entrepreneurs

For entrepreneurs who missed the MBA steamboat, I’ve talked in the past about the advantages of MOOCs (Massively Open Online Courses).<p>But here’s another option for online coursework to train new and existing entrepreneurs. This week I met Matt Clark, the CEO and co-founder of Amazing Academy, an …

6 Ways to Find Content Ideas For Your Blog Even If You Work In a Boring Industry

Content marketing and blogging are key for any business – they help drive relevant traffic, increase visibility in search and demonstrate industry …

7 Reasons You're Waking Up All Wrong

<i>By Anna Medaris Miller for U.S. News</i><p>Did you hit the snooze this morning? Reach for the coffee? Skip breakfast? If this were "How to Wake Up 101," you'd fail.<p>But don't let that keep you up at night. Sleep patterns -- and, on the flip side, waking up habits -- are "highly trainable, for good or for …

Sleep

How To Develop A Morning & Evening Meditation Habit (Even If You're Busy)

I don't really like the word <i>lazy.</i><p>In my practice as a therapist, I counsel people to eliminate the word from their vocabulary to discourage any …

Meditation

Bill Maher is right about religion: The Orwellian ridiculousness of Jesus, and the truth about moral progress

<b>(HBO/Janet Van Ham)</b><p>“Most religions were pulled into the modern Enlightenment with their fingernails dug into the past”<p>Michael Shermer<p>January 18, 2015 11:59am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “THE MORAL ARC”<p>Most people believe that moral progress has primarily been due to the guiding light of religious …

Religion