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Richard Gere: My Journey as a Buddhist - Lion's Roar

Richard Gere. Photo via Montclair Film Festival.<p>In this 1999 interview, Richard Gere talks about his many years of Buddhist practice, his devotion to …

Meditation

Secret of healthy ageing discovered in ground-breaking 35-year study

The writer Kingsley Amis once quipped that there was no pleasure worth giving up for the sake of two more years in a geriatric home in Weston-super-Mare.<p>But for pensioners who have been following a pioneering health regime for the last 35 years, an ascetic lifestyle appears to be the secret of a …

FBI created fake Seattle Times news story in scheme to implant spyware on bomb-threat suspect’s computer

Should the FBI be permitted to impersonate the news media in order to nab criminals?<p>That’s the question being raised today after an analyst with the …

19 Things Remarkable People Think Every Day

Each is a small thing, but each also has the power to change your life... and the lives of the people around you.

Yoga Poses to Help You Focus

These poses provide an instant productivity boost!<p>In the worlds of yoga and Ayurveda (the sister science of yoga), fall is Vata season. This means …

Want To Find Your Dharma? Ask Yourself These 7 Questions

The Buddhist concept of Dharma has a central philosophy that all is whole and complete as it is. There is no accident in the entire universe. Even …

Spirituality

7 Tips for Meditation that Actually Work.

People are being drawn into meditation now more than ever.<p>Whether done with a teacher or alone, we are always bewildered—we wonder if our meditation …

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Adele's '21' Becomes First Album to Sell Over 3 Million Digital Copies

Nearly three years after its release, Adele's smash <i>21</i> continues to break sales records, becoming the first-ever digital album to sell over three …

Music

The Effects of Nursing on Nurses

Hi, welcome to my blog post. I have never had a blog post get more than 50 comments, so I am a bit overwhelmed. After responding to many comments, …

Reshaping Today’s Bedside Care Team to Meet Tomorrow’s Challenges

The discussion generated more than 40 ideas, which led to the establishment of six principles:<p>The patient and family are essential members of the …

The five most important people you meet in the hospital

Shutterstock | Micolas<p>Ever wonder how to prioritize your relationships at work? Here’s a handy-dandy guide for how to divide your time!<p><b>1. The …

Health Care

BA's Do-Ahead Christmas Party

Open your house for a come-one, come-all Christmas party. Our make-ahead menu of festive bites has something for everyone on your list<p>The trick to enjoying your own party? Choose a low-maintenance menu and work ahead. With a little planning, all you'll have to do on the day of is bake the ham and …

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How Dieting Like a Victoria's Secret Angel Led Me to Binge

Photo: Courtesy of Justine Harman<p><i>Over the course of a month, ELLE editor Justine Harman learns that being professional-grade skinny is harder than it looks—way harder. Yesterday, Harman recounted her tough love consultation with Dr. Passler, nutritionist to the Victoria's Secret angels.</i><p><i>Read her</i> …

25 Days of Christmas Cookies - Christmas | Epicurious.com | Epicurious.com

W ho doesn't love the slightly crispy top of a brownie? Simultaneously light and rich, these are perfect for any chocolate lover.

Cookies

Classic Crème Caramel

Creme brulee is the dessert of choice at many upscale restaurants, but crème caramel is another classic French dessert that deserves at least as much …

Nursing Jobs, Continuing Education Courses, and News

State-Required Courses<p>We have your state-required courses. Fulfill your requirements and save with an Unlimited CE membership.<p>Free Courses<p>Joining …

Why There Are No Atheists at the Grand Canyon

Any fool can feel religious around the holidays. When the entire Judeo-Christian world is lit up — literally — with celebrations of faith, family and …

Born Wet, Human Babies Are 75 Percent Water. Then Comes The Drying

Look at this baby.<p>Lovely, no? Now think of this baby abstractly — as a sack of hundreds of millions of atoms. Here's the atomic formula for a new human being, arranged by elements, according to scientist Neil Shubin.<p>Notice that the two most plentiful atoms are H (hydrogen) and O (oxygen) which …

Fat Does Not Make You Fat

If you’re feeling completely confused about whether you should cut fat from your diet, you are not alone. But here's the bottom line: Fat does not make you fat or sick.<p>So, why do so many people believe that fat is bad for you and causes heart attacks? This all started in the Dr. Key’s Seven …

Nutrition

Smash Fat Faster

New research suggests that the role of exercise has been underrated compared to a diet. Here's why working out really matters<p>Not long ago I found myself in a situation you can probably identify with. My family and I were on a weekend trip with another family, and for breakfast I made myself a …

The Five Buddha Families, by Francesca Fremantle

Home <b>›</b> Buddhist <b>›</b> Art <b>›</b> <b>The Five Buddha Families, by Francesca Fremantle</b><p><i>on</i> 26 November 2013 • ( 3 )<p><b>It is possible to look at our whole life</b>—our …

The Synchronicity and Meditation Connection

Dr. Robert Puff, Ph.D., <i>Meditation for Health</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>You’re talking to a friend and there’s a pause in the conversation. You break the silence by …

Study Suggests Bleach Can Reverse The Aging Process

Bleach may be key in treating skin damage and aging, a new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine found.<p>A diluted mixture of .005% bleach in water showed to reverse both the inflammation and aging of the skin in trials conducted on mice, giving researchers hope that this inexpensive …