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Legendary Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh Reveals Buddhism’s Secret to Achieving Enlightenment, In 10 Steps

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? We’ve been sharing some of his wisdom lately here and the response has been tremendous.<p>We collected some of his most …

Almost 1 in 10 Americans Has Lifelong Drug Problem

<b>By Alan Mozes</b><i><br>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly one in 10 Americans has some type of lifelong drug use disorder, a …

The use and abuse of 'benzos'

<i>The early 1960s saw a dramatic increase in the use of benzodiazepines, better known as minor tranquilisers or sleeping pills. We've since learned how</i> …

Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention Holds Promise For Treating Addiction

The treatment protocol targets the very roots of addictive behavior.<p>A new wave of research on meditation shows that mindfulness-based treatments can effectively treat everything from depression to autoimmune disease to post-traumatic stress order.<p>But mindfulness can also help the nearly 24 million …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Science Proves Why Most Of Us Are People-Pleasers

At this point, no one would blame you for thinking the world is full of meanies. But, a new study suggests that we do actually care a lot about other …

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

The Most Important Mathematician You've Never Heard Of

Sometimes, even the great, pivotal figures in science don't get their due. In today's very special "Ask a Physicist," I'll introduce you to Emmy …

From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

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Peter Doolittle: How your "working memory" makes sense of the world

What is Consciousness? | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

What is consciousness? Language is often thought to be the tool of consciousness and evidence for the kind of consciousness that makes humans …

Consciousness

“ON THE ROAD WITH MEMÈRE” by Jack Kerouac – May 1965

<i>NOTE: the following was later included in</i> Desolation Angels. <i></i><p>My widowed mother’s name is now “Memère”— nickname for Grandma in Québecois—since her …

A Return to Love

• <b>Author:</b> Marianne Williamson<p>Back by popular demand -- and newly updated by the author -- the mega-bestselling spiritual guide in which Marianne Williamson shares her reflections on A Course in Miracles and her insights on the application of love in the search for inner peace.<p>Williamson reveals how …

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10 Tips to be More Grateful in Life

Relationships are complicated and when you’re unhappy, it can be difficult to tell what’s causing it and what needs to change.<p>Sometimes it’s as easy …

Engagement Rings

20 Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free

Sarah White<p>Freelance Writer, Editor, Professional Crafter Read full profile<p>It seems like these days you can learn just about anything online for …

Work Stress