Lovedone

Why we need to rethink the industry of death

I went to a funeral recently. Actually, before the funeral, there was a rosary. If you’re Italian and Catholic, you’ll know what that is. It’s a …

Funeral Homes

Facebook Fundraisers expand so you have more reasons to ask your friends for money

It's not all that long since Facebook introduced a fundraiser feature, making it possible for users to ask others on the social network for money for …

Facebook

Zlatan Ibrahimovic loved one Manchester United banner so much he had to have his picture taken with it

Zlatan Ibrahimovic may have been unable to play in last night’s Europa League final but that didn’t stop the Manchester United striker from enjoying …

Zlatan Ibrahimović

Privacy Advocates are Losing Because Convenience is Nice

Much as I hate to say it, privacy, as we once knew it, has been all but eradicated. Think about it. How often do you actually clean out your cookies? …

Geek

Google Adds 'Family Group' Feature

Google is offering a “Family Group” feature to help loved one share pictures, calendars, and subscriptions. “A family group supports up to six …

Google

Dutch funeral expo digs up the latest in death trends

May 25, 2017 12:18 PM<br>AMSTERDAM (AFP) - Coffins decked out with board games, gravesites doubling as vegetable patches or children's toy "funeral …

Pacing My Partner Through A Marathon Taught Me These Things

When I run with my fiancé Tom, we are not allowed to chat. Apparently running is a workout, not a social occasion. Clearly he has not been to many …

Marathons

These Simple Actions Can Improve Your Long-Term Well-Being

Investing in wellness through social activities.<p>Looking to improve your well-being as you age? It’s all about getting involved, according to The …

Arianna Huffington

Will Caring For Aging Parents Destroy Your Family Relationships?

Millions of Boomers are becoming senior citizens with 10,000 a day of us turning 65. A lot of us still have aging parents, now in their 80s, 90s and more. And by that age, a lot of these elders need some kind of help. Will it come from us, their aging adult children? All over this country, …

Parenting

Are You A Resilient Creative?

I can confidently say that our reaction to failure and life roadblocks will highly influence our success.<p>One of the hardest things that creatives and other business owners have to deal with is running our businesses when life gets in the way. Our personal life is never a straight line and when …

Sheryl Sandberg

Letting Go When the Book isn’t Working

In a corner of my garden, I keep a compost bin. Next to it is a bunch of things I might reuse at some point—stakes for tall plants, a few …

Soundtracks

Unique Gifts College Graduates Will Actually Appreciate

Graduating from college is no small feat, so when a friend, family member or loved one manages to get that degree we want to reward their hard work …

Cool Stuff

These Might be the Best Tech Gifts in 2017

Home > Tech & Leisure > These Might be the Best Tech Gifts in 2017<p>It’s 2017, and now there’s a high-tech gift for everyone. You don’t need to be a …

Nintendo Switch

Instagram Archive: The app is rolling out a new way to temporarily hide photos

People delete Instagram posts for lots of reasons. Sometimes it's because a picture doesn't get enough likes. Sometimes it's a general spring …

Instagram

Comforting Reads for Difficult Times Booklist

Comforting Reads for Difficult Times is an ALSC booklist created through funds from the Friends of ALSC to help children going through challenging …

Books

How to Instantly Reduce Stress, According to Science

It's your brain that's creating the stress so your brain can also reduce or even eliminate it.<p>Contrary to popular belief, stress is not an automatic reaction to situations that most people find stressful. Stress is the result of how your brain interprets a situation rather than the situation itself.<p>…

Emotions

How To Defuse An Argument With Your Partner With Just One Word

"<p>Spoiler: it's not 'sorry'.<p>Unless you’re living in a fairytale, arguments in long-term relationships are inevitable.<p>But a relationship expert has revealed how to nip these disagreements in the bud before you say something you later regret.<p>According to Hal Runkel, you can take the heat out of a …

Marriage

This social media habit could mean your relationship is doomed

One simple thing could indicate that you’re insecure in your relationship — and if your partner does it too much, you should be worried.<p>According to …

Lifestyle

OPP officer demoted for failing to respond to dying woman's 911 call

Kathryn Missen found dead in Casselman, Ont., home in 2014, Const. David Dionne demoted for 2 years<p>An Ontario Provincial Police constable who failed …

Crime

How to tell if your loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s

Over the weekend, we attended the 85th birthday celebration of a well-loved matriarch whom we've been seeing in our clinic for the last 20 years. She …

Philippines

Mental Health Care Is Key to Ending AIDS

From the days when HIV and AIDS first emerged, people living with the disease faced horrible stigma, discrimination, hatred, and rejection. Those …

Mental Health

Never mind campaign promises, Trump wants to destroy Medicaid

It's June 16, 2015 and candidate Donald Trump distinguishes himself from the rest of the Republican field with the promise to "save Medicare, …

Medicare

Friends and family

Often, the people you spend the most time with — your family, friends and co-workers — may create high-risk eating situations for you. This could be …

Don't Change

Caring for my husband with dementia: Carer and campaigner Maureen Winfield shares her story

"I certainly don't love Michael any less but I now have to learn to live with this new relationship"<p>Maureen Winfield and her husband Michael have …

Marriage

Watch the Newest Ads on TV From Ford, FedEx, Target and More

Every weekday, we bring you the <b>Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots</b>, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company …

Driver's Licenses

5 Tips On Learning To Carry Your Grief

Grief demands that our emotions and heartache be adequately attended to.<p><i>You don’t think you’ll live past it and you don’t really. The person you were is gone, but the half of you that is still alive wakes up one day and takes over again.</i> – Barbara Kingsolver<p>Yesterday I saw someone who looked like …

Emotions

Study finds that speeding up sepsis care can save lives

WASHINGTON (AP) — Minutes matter when it comes to treating sepsis, the killer condition that most Americans probably have never heard of, and new research shows it's time they learn.<p>Sepsis is the body's out-of-control reaction to an infection. By the time patients realize they're in trouble, their …

Medicine

52 Ways to Show I Love You: Cheerleading

Source: Skeeze/Pixabay<p>May is the month that parents (and grandparents) of schoolchildren await with a range of emotions. A surge of activities occurs …

Tory social care plans 'Theresa May's poll tax'

Speaking to the Sophy Ridge on Sunday programme, Mr Farron said the proposals, which have been branded a "dementia tax" by opponents, showed the …

UK News

What’s in a job?

We spend too much time at work, and it shouldn‘t be controversial to say that. The average employed American between the ages of 24 and 54 spends …

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