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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

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BBC Radio 4 - Mindfulness: Panacea or Fad?

In little more than a few decades mindfulness has gone from being a specialist element of Buddhist teaching to the front cover of Time magazine. It's the must have app for the stars, courses in it are advertised in the back of all the glossies, businesses use it to reduce staff stress and boost …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

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How to Be 10 Percent Happier

After an on-air panic attack, ABC newsman Dan Harris embarked on a journey of faith — and discovered a path to well-being.<p>When ABCtelevision …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

What's Wrong With the Guide Dog Schools?

Its not easy to be an advocate for human rights because the engines of neo-liberalism smog the village square. I think history will show this is an age of ruinous acquiescence, a time when its easier to prefer convenience over complexity -- a hint of Al Gore here -- truth is always …

Sponsor A Guide Dog Puppy

Sponsor a puppy and change a life!<p>What's in this section?<p>Why sponsor?<p>Sponsor a gorgeous guide dog puppy from just £1 a week, and watch them grow from …

Tips to Stop Your Dog from Begging

Advertisement<p>Your dog looks up at you with those big eyes and you think “How Cute!” Until the next second when he has jumped onto the table or your …

Daily Practices to Optimize Wellbeing (Happiness)

Mindfulness Practice<p>Practice mindfulness meditation to cultivate the skill of letting go of negative self-talk and other unhealthy thought patterns. …

Why Some People Respond to Stress by Falling Asleep

Fight or flight, or sleep<p>Last month, my wife and I found ourselves in a disagreement about whether or not our apartment was clean enough for guests—the type of medium-sized disagreement that likely plagues all close relationships. In the midst of it, there was a lull and, feeling exhausted all of a …

7 Scientifically Proven Benefits Of Gratitude That Will Motivate You To Give Thanks Year-Round

It’s that time of year where many people begin thinking about everything they have to be thankful for. Although it’s nice to count your blessings on Thanksgiving, being thankful throughout the year could have tremendous benefits on your quality of life.<p>In fact, gratitude may be one of the most …

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The best iPhone apps for Parkinson's Disease

If you're like most people, you're probably on your iPhone a lot. Why not put it to good use and have it help manage your lifestyle and symptoms of …

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Dr. John Berardi

From a book chapter we're working on...<p>"As nutrition coaches, we’re pragmatists. We do what works. And numbers simply don’t work for most clients, …

Crimea exit poll: About 93% back Russia union

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1061000/1061064_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524695997_03487e793d4aca2c60cfb0f73df585e1<p><b>About 93% of Crimean voters have backed joining Russia and seceding from Ukraine, exit polls have suggested.</b><p>Crowds of pro-Moscow voters celebrated in …

The Student’s Guide to Healthy Eating

<i>While a diet of pizza, alcohol and cigarettes is pretty common for most college students, it is important to recognise that these habits are going to</i> …

Dr Mike's six pillars of nutrition in print! #baller

Skwaats: Leaning Forward

Jason Ferruggia’s Renegade Fitness

Yesterday, after finishing my daily success routine that I go through each morning I walked down Main Street to Dogtown Coffee.<p>Along the way I …

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