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Kathryn Mannix: We've lost the art of talking about death. Here's why we must revive it

I was working as a palliative care doctor in a big teaching hospital when an elderly woman was admitted. She’d been sick for a very long time, was suffering a variety of different health problems, and was increasingly frail. She had a chest infection, and it was clear she could not survive without …

Labour Party

Every Introvert Needs To Know About This Self-Care Practice

When I tell people I’m taking time out for my "introvert hangover," I’m not joking. What you must know is that it doesn’t come with the splitting …

Self-improvement

A Beginner Class That’s Really for Beginners

In this 45-minute beginner class, you'll move slowly and steadily through classic standing poses, basic backbends, and simple seated forward bends. …

Yoga

10 essential yoga poses for beginners

For some reason, in the last decade, yoga – in all its bizarre forms (hot, cold, with beer and even, goats) – has become a go-to workout for fitness fanatics. It has transformed from being a workout you might do once a week wearing slouchy tracksuit bottoms to an exemplary physical and spiritual …

Yoga

Yoga, Myth, Magic, and the Suspension of Disbelief

<i>What is there in life except one’s ideas,<br>Good air, good friend, what is there in life?</i><br>—Wallace Stevens, “The Man with the Blue Guitar”<p>For a couple …

Woman beats cancer using TURMERIC after stopping all treatment

Even though doctors claim her case is a first of its kind where spices proved to work after conventional treatments failed, her type of cancer was …

The Iceberg Illusion: What People Don’t See

Success is an iceberg. There is what people see on the surface: confidence, wealth, beauty, relationships, seniority. Then there is what people don’t …

What It Really Means To 'Zip Up Your Abs' During Core Work

Seriously, what's that supposed to feel like?<p>Engaging your core is a must during any activity, but it may be hard to understand how to do it from certain instructions.<p>To get the lowdown on what common core instructions actually mean, we chatted with Socanomics founder and former <i>Women's Health</i> Next …

Workouts

Here Are the Best Inspirational Quotes for 2018 | Inc.com

Want inspirational quotes? Each year for the past several years, I've gathered the best inspiring quotes, one for each of the coming 365 days. Here's our latest installment: the top inspirational quotes for 2018.<p>Monday January 1, 2018<p>"There's a tremendous bias against taking risks. Everyone is …

Motivation

Osho Reveals the Most Simple Strategy to Settle a Busy Mind and Live in the Present Moment

Modern day life can be tough. There are exams to ace, bills to pay, diapers to change, and annoying co-workers to contend with. And unfortunately, we …

Chic Design Ideas for a Grey Kitchen

While light grey is a popular color for the kitchen, especially when juxtaposed with white marble and bistro-style accessories, today we’re focusing …

Be empty of worrying. Think of who created thought! Why do you stay in prison When the door is so wide open?

C'est la vie! 50s and 60s France in dazzling technicolour – in pictures

Jacques Henri Lartigue was known for his monochrome shots of the Belle Époque and the Roaring Twenties, but lesser known are his glorious colour photos – from poppy fields in Provence to Cannes beach scenes. They are being shown for the first time at the Maison Européenne de la Photographie in …

France

9 Lessons We Can Learn From the 'Soul School' Of Life

A few weeks ago, I was incredibly fortunate to interview Dr. Eben Alexander on Lucid Planet Radio. This interview took me through a whole range of …

10 yoga poses to beat stress

<b>(Life by DailyBurn) —</b> If you're struggling with sky-high stress levels, yoga can be a great way to calm your mind while giving your body the attention it deserves.<p>It may seem counterintuitive that twisting yourself into a pretzel can promote relaxation, but it's true! Studies show that yoga has a …

Dark Chocolate Pudding with Pretzels

6 Servings<p>More proof that salt makes any dessert taste better—we’d even top these puddings with crushed potato chips.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup sugar<p>2 tablespoons cornstarch<p>2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder, preferably Dutch-process<p>¼ teaspoon kosher salt<p>4 large egg yolks<p>2 cups whole milk<p>…

Dessert

Yoga just as good as aerobics for cutting heart disease risk

Yoga was found to reduce BMI, lower blood pressure and cut cholsterol<p>If leaping around in a leotard or pounding the pavement seems like too much effort to stay healthy scientists may have found the answer.<p>Yoga is just as good as aerobics, cycling and walking for cutting the risk of heart …

Yoga

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10 Designer Tricks to a Perfectly-Styled Coffee Table

Living Rooms

A California Beach Cottage Makeover

An easy and casual design.<p>Designer Peter Dunham and architect Scott Laidlaw transform a Mediterranean-style stucco house in Newport Beach, California, into a cottage-style clapboard. By bringing in natural elements, skylights, and an open-space plan, Dunham creates an easy and casual home.

Interior Design

12 Simple Solutions For Common Home Problems

Don't let your house frustrate you! These 12 DIY fixes are easy solutions to annoying problems.<p>Don't let your house frustrate you! These 12 DIY fixes are easy solutions to annoying problems.

Lowe's

14 No-Cost Ways To Invigorate Your Space

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>Got the itch to make some changes around the house? Before you head out shopping or hit the online stores, why not first see what can be done with what you have? Sometimes all it takes is a bit of inspiration to see your space with fresh eyes. Let these 14 ideas …

Blueberry-Ricotta Tart

This creamy tart is overflowing with blueberries and that's good for you and your tastebuds.

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10 Of The Best Yoga Poses For Sleep

Sleep deprivation and stress can be a vicious cycle. We often have trouble falling sleep because we're worried and anxious, and in turn, the fact that we didn't get enough sleep makes us stressed the next day. According to a recent Huffington Post survey, sleep deprivation is a major source of …

Yoga For Anger: 3 Moves To Help You Calm Down

<i>By JC Peter for Spirituality & Health Magazine</i><p>Anger: We all know it, many of us well. But at a yoga party, it would be <i>gauche</i> to bring up the raging intensity sitting in your gut. We’re all focusing on the positive here, right?<p>Not exactly. Yoga is, in part, a practice for life. It’s natural and …

5 Yoga Practices That Beat Stress

So there you are in Frog Pose: Belly is facing down, back is arched, elbows and forearms are holding you up. Your knees are splayed out to either side of you, creating a right angle with your thighs and shins. The boniest bits of your knees and ankles dig into the hard surface beneath you as your …