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8 Habits of Highly Successful Leaders

Great leaders are driven by an all-consuming desire to love others and give back to their communities.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Highly successful leaders understand that success in any form is not an event, it’s a process. The most successful leaders understand …

Self-improvement

Transformational Leaders: The Top Trait That Separates Them From The Rest

<i>Part of the series “Today’s True Leadership”</i><p>Living here in the U.S. as I do, I’ve grown deeply disturbed at how our collective capacity for listening and for true connection with others has shifted dramatically in the past two years. Suddenly, what was once the hallmark of our country – the rich, …

Cinnamon - Ceylon Vs Cassia, Health Benefits, and Other Interesting Facts

Cinnamon comes from the bark of evergreen trees of the genus cinnamomum. When cinnamon is harvested, the bark is stripped and sun dried. As it dries, …

Meet the King of Kombucha

Yes, kombucha. The fermented probiotic beverage that GT Dave turned into a $600 million category--one that he still dominates. If only things would stay so simple.<p>Within five minutes of meeting me, GT Dave, creator of the wildly popular fermented probiotic beverage GT's Kombucha, tells me the story …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Are Farm Animals Not Considered Animals?

Yesterday, August 24, was the 48th anniversary of the federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA), a groundbreaking law establishing minimum standards of treatment for animals... Well, some animals.<p>You see, while some animals used for research, as pets, or for exhibition are considered worthy of minimal legal …

mindbodygreen

<b>mindbodygreen is on Facebook.</b> To connect with mindbodygreen, log into Facebook.<p>or<p>5 Health Lessons We Can Learn From The Greeks<p>May 26, 2014 at 3:45am …

Making Your Body Your Temple

Think of your body as the temple in which you do your spiritual practices. So instead of simply rolling out your mat or getting to the studio, make the process a part of it. The walk or drive you take to get there, the organizing of your time in order to make it happen, the delaying of calls and …

Yoga

Michael Pollan And The Battle For Healthy Food

Food guru <b>Michael Pollan</b> has some rules about food, so it's somewhat ironic that he thinks we're obsessed with what we eat.<p>Pollan says we should relax …

Urban Greengrocers Are Back, To Serve Big-Spending Locavores

Each Peach Market in Washington, D.C., is a far cry from the Trader Joe's where I usually shop. For one thing, it's tiny — smaller than the apartment I share with two others. And there are no lines snaking through aisles and aisles of tempting goods.<p>You'll find the usual staples here, and also …

Why You Need to Stop Bragging About How Busy You Are

Author Brigid Schulte says companies should stop rewarding overworked employees and focus on productivity instead.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is part of “10 Ways To Be A Better Employee In 2015.” Read the full list here.</i><p>Do you rush through the morning paper, barely skimming the headlines while …

Why it's a big deal that half of the Great Lakes are still covered in ice

<a href="http://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/nasa-satellite-sees-great-freeze-over-great-lakes/#.U01qjceLnJw">NASA</a><p>Looking for news you can …

Saving for a rainy day: Keith Chen on language that forecasts weather — and behavior

<b>By Keith Chen</b><p>How are China, Estonia and Germany different from India, Greece and the UK? To an economist, one answer is obvious: savings rates. …

When the French clock off at 6pm, they really mean it

Just in case you weren't jealous enough of the French already, what with their effortless style, lovely accents and collective will to calorie control, they have now just banned bosses from bothering them once the working day is done.<p>Well, sort of. <i>Après</i> noticing that the ability of bosses to invade …

A Quarter Of Europe's Bumblebees, Vital To Agriculture, Face Extinction

OSLO, April 2 (Reuters) - Almost a quarter of Europe's bumblebees are at risk of extinction due to loss of habitats and climate change, threatening pollination of crops worth billions of dollars, a study showed on Wednesday.<p>Sixteen of 68 bumblebee species in Europe are at risk, the Red List of the …

'Honey laundering' an international scandal

Food experts have found that much of the honey sold in the U.S. is a concoction of corn or rice syrup, malt sweeteners and a small amount of genuine …

Why almost everything you've been told about unhealthy foods is wrong

Nutrition,Food & drink,Nutrition,Health & wellbeing,Life and style,Health,Food & drink industry,Business,Food safety,World news,Diets and dieting,Science,Obesity,Society<p>Eggs and red meat have both been on the nutritional hit list – but after a major study last week dismissed a link between fats and …

Big Food is in wilful denial about the harm sugar does to our children | Aseem Malhotra

Only by improving processed foods can we tackle obesity among the young. Just beware hysteria about fruit<p>I don't believe that anyone chooses to be fat. The Gallup International survey of 57,000 adults revealed that health is what mattered most in life, followed by a happy family environment. So how …

Monarch butterfly numbers hit record lows

The monarch butterfly has one of the most spectacular annual migrations on the planet. But scientists worry that the migration may be coming to an …

$5 Worth of Food Around the World

What kind of a meal can $5 buy you anywhere in the world? While it's no struggle to find expensive restaurants the world over, finding a great, …

Salon International de l'Agriculture

Agri’malin<p>is joining us for the<br>Paris International Agricultural Show<p>#SIAPRO: the leading agricultural event <br>The meeting place for all players in …

FDA Found Drugs Used In Food Animals To Be 'High Risk'

According to newly released documents, the Food and Drug Administration concluded years ago that many of the antibiotics farmers use on food animals are risky for human health.<p>The Natural Resources Defense Council, an environmental advocacy group, acquired the documents through the Freedom of …