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By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear

<i>Fear is one of the strongest and most basic of human emotions, and it's the focus of Fearless, the second episode of</i> Invisibilia<i>, NPR's new show on the invisible forces that shape human behavior.</i><p><i>This segment of the show explores how a man decided to conquer his fear of rejection by getting rejected</i> …

Mind

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

The Brain

40 Ways to Reinvent Yourself in 2014

1. Write a list. Words <i>you</i> put on the page or screen have the power to turn your ideas into actions.<p>2. Decide which areas of your life are the most important to reinvent.<p>3. Find people you want to learn from or collaborate with, and meet at least once a week.<p>4. Read books. Attend events and …

Calendars

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Hand Drill Fire Starting

<b>Hand Drill - Primitive Fire Starting</b><p>Prometheus, son of a Titan stole fire from the heavens defying Zeus and gave it back to man kind. Different …

Woodworking

Best Wood For Fires - Which Type of Wood Burns Best

A crackling fire in the hearth of your fireplace imbues a true winter ambiance in your home.<p>But if you've ever used wet, unseasoned, or the wrong …

Bananas, Fruit of the Gods

<b>For 20 long years,</b> 38-year-old mother of two Lisa Poyner had suffered from "debilitating migraines," the <i>Daily Mail</i> reports. Her attacks would leave her bedridden and out of commission. "I had been prescribed all kinds of medication before, but nothing ever worked," she said. "My head feels as …

Nutrition

Juice Cleansing for Men: A Guide

<b>We know the perception</b> of the Esquire staff is steak-gobbling he-men, but if you look in our fridge, you will see bottles and growlers of low-calorie, vitamin-rich juice. It's true: Esquire cleanses. Openly.<p>LizzyJaysJuice founder Casey Sabol claims juicing's ease of digestion allows maximum vitamin …

Healthy Eating

The Dark Side of Quinoa

<b>Quinoa, the "miracle grain of the Andes,"</b> is now too expensive for the poor Andes residents who have traditionally relied on it as a staple of their diet. Low in carbohydrates and high in protein, quinoa (pronounced KEEN-wa) has become increasingly popular with the First World health-conscious set. …

Agriculture

Rehab Diaries: Rescuing a 100-Year-Old Garden

Joel and Diane Schatz have photos (circa 1927) of their Mill Valley, California, house that show a garden party in progress under a great canopy of …

If You’re Too Busy to Meditate, Read This

This morning, like every morning, I sat cross-legged on a cushion on the floor, rested my hands on my knees, closed my eyes, and did nothing but breathe for 20 minutes.<p>People say the hardest part about meditating is finding the time to meditate. This makes sense: who these days has time to do …

Deepak Chopra says living healthy -- not counting calories -- is key to losing weight

When Deepak Chopra writes a diet book, you might guess it’s not just a list of what to eat and what to avoid. “What Are You Hungry For"” is indeed not a grocery list with recipes.<p>“Your body will achieve its ideal weight on its own,” with the proper sleep, daily activity, healthy emotions and …

Nutrition

Health Tip? Coffee: Is it a miracle drug?

CHOPRA FOUNDATION NEWS<p>Contributed by Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP and Frank J. Domino, M.D.<p>Is there a commonly consumed beverage that decreases the risk …

Coffee

Can an Anti-Inflammatory Diet Help You Lose Weight? | Women's Health

“Consuming processed food causes your body to build up inflammation, which is an immune response your system experiences when it senses toxins,” says best-selling author Joy Bauer, R.D, nutrition and health expert for the Today Show. “Natural foods don’t trigger this inflammatory response, so …

Cinnamon Can Help Lower Blood Sugar, But One Variety May Be Best

If I say cinnamon, you say ... sugar? It's a popular combination, of course.<p>But if you're interested in the health-promoting effects of cinnamon, you may want to think anew about the spice.<p>For instance, says John Critchley, executive chef at Bourbon Steak Restaurant in Washington, D.C., why not add …

Night Owls May Pack on More Pounds

Sleep

Is Your Diet Aging You? Principles of an Anti-Aging Diet

Nutrition

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Technology Articles in 2013

Technology. It's always changing. It's always accelerating and being innovated. This year was no different. Entrepreneur.com chronicled all the action and it was a ton of fun.<p>From Google unveiling computerized glasses, to Elon Musk's Hyperloop to the mobile battle between Apple and Samsung, 2013 …

5 Tips to Take Control of Your Inbox

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last year, I’ve been waging a war on complaints about email. As CEO of a fashion resale startup, I get a lot of email – but, to be honest, no one cares how much email I get. Just like no one cares about how much email you get.<p>The …

How to Get Influencers to Help You

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all need help to succeed, whether it’s crucial advice from a seasoned professional, a testimonial about our product or service, or an introduction to an important contact. For better or for worse, sometimes it’s not what you know, but …

The Single Most Important Habit of Successful Entrepreneurs

Find out how the presence or absence of just one critical habit can determine your business success or failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> No B.S. Time Management for Entrepreneurs<i>, business coach and consultant Dan Kennedy reveals the steps behind</i> …

Forget Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives -- getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, writing a best-selling book, winning a championship, and so on.<p>And for most of us, the …

High rates of high blood pressure persist in US Southeast | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - One third of U.S. adults have high blood pressure, but in the southeastern part of the country the rate is well over half, according to a new study that finds too little is being done to reverse the problem.<p>A blood-pressure machine is seen inside a basket with other …

Tastes Better Together: Pomegranates and Pistachios

<b>1.</b> Preheat the oven to 400°F and coat a baking sheet with cooking spray. Brush cut sides of squash with 2 teaspoons olive oil and season with salt and pepper to taste. Place on baking sheet cut-sides down and bake for 25 minutes, or until tender.<p><b>2.</b> In a skillet, heat the remaining 1 teaspoon olive …

5 Yoga Poses for Amazing Arms

Do these moves for arms you can’t WAIT to show off<p>Yoga helps to calm the mind and spirit, but it also creates absolutely gorgeous arms! These 5 moves from the <i>Women’s Health</i> Big Book of Yoga by Kathryn Budig will help build strength in your upper back and shoulders without adding bulk. The result: …

Yoga

As Anxiety Levels Go Up, So May Stroke Risk

People with high anxiety levels may also have a greater risk of stroke, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine found an association between anxiety and stroke risk, with people in the highest third of anxiety symptoms having a 33 percent increased risk …

Anxiety Could Increase Stroke Risk

Severe anxiety leads to an increased likelihood of suffering a stroke for both men and women, according to a new study from the University of …