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Will Relying On Faith Be The Only Way The Sick Survive Under AHCA?
Nika C. Beamon
Veteran TV news writer/producer, author
With protections gutted and benefits slashed, many are Republicans are leaving America's sick without much hope.
To Connect with Nature, Live in the City
Editor, THE DIRT
Melbourne, Australia, has pledged to double its tree canopy by 2040. "They are re-imagining the idea of the city in a forest
Don't Drink Milk? Here Are Some Great Alternatives
Mom first, freelance entrepreneur second with a dependency on ...
If you are hanging on to the cow's milk for calcium reasons alone, rest assured that its not your only option. There are plenty of options that can be even better for you than dairy.
Todd St. John
5 Scientific Reasons You Should Go On Vacation
By By Beth Howard, O, The Oprah Magazine
Discover the incredible physical and emotional perks of planning your next trip.
7 Fitness Myths -- The Real Story
Audacious-Aging.NYC®: Health & Wellness Coach, Personal Trainer
As a beginner, you may become a victim of oversimplified concepts and half-truths. The problem for most people is just getting started. (As if getting off the couch isn't hard enough!) These 7 myth-busters will help you make smart choices and find real ways to meet your fitness objectives.
3 Reasons Why Working Out at Night Will Help You Tone Up Faster
SELF - Conde Nast
If working out first thing doesn't jibe with your schedule, all is not lost.
7 Beneficial Secrets of Vegetable Oil
Freelance writer, blogger
Some vegetable oils that are extracted from the seeds or a different fruit can be classified by the source, such as it being "nut" oil. Many times, vegetable oils are used for cooking, but other categories could be that they are used for cosmetics, fuel, or medical purposes.
10 Parks That Changed America
Editor, THE DIRT
PBS will broadcast a new documentary, 10 Parks That Changed America, on April 12th. Produced by WTTW in Chicago and featuring Geoffrey Baer, the show identifies the 10 most influential urban parks in the country, from the era of America's early settlers to the present day.
When Government Flexes Its Employer Muscle
President and CEO, New York State Health Foundation
Private employers all across the country are experimenting with ways to improve their employees' health and achieve more value for their health care dollars.
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These 'Sleep Levitation' Photos Show The Exquisite Bliss Of Bedtime
It's time for a nap.
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Having A Best Friend Is Good For Your Health, According To Science
She makes you more optimistic Your closest girlfriends make hills in your path look smaller, just knowing they're standing
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Coal Miner's Union Wins Big Victory For Retired Members
But they're still only getting half the money they were supposed to.
This Sunny Yellow Face Mask Harnesses a Seriously Powerful Ingredient
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Tie your hair back and put on an old throwaway T-shirt--turmeric can stain. Apply the mask directly onto the face, including
Repeal the 'Cadillac Tax' to Protect Quality Health Benefits
Rep. Joe Courtney
U.S. Representative for Connecticut's 2nd District
Because the Cadillac tax will undercut benefits and punish employees who participate in FSA and HSA plans, patients will bear more upfront costs when they seek out medical care. That means more patients will forgo primary care, routine checkups, and treatment at the first signs of illness.
Jersey City Becomes First City in New Jersey to Offer Trans-Inclusive Health Benefits
Barbra Casbar Siperstein
Trans Grandparent, Political and Societal Activist, DNC Execut...
It is one thing to advocate for policy or legislation for which there is no cost, another to proactively take responsibility for finding additional funds for a small, misunderstood minority.
The Power of Gratitude
Jodi B. Katzman
Events Management & Production Pro | Television Production | T...
Gratitude is a simple notion, yet one that we formally honor but once a year. But how does gratitude color our lives when we're not sitting around a table laden with turkey, stuffing and candied yams? When did you last pause to recognize and acknowledge the many things for which you are grateful?
15 Eating Habits That Make You Live Longer
2. Consume meat no more than twice a week Families in most of the Blue Zones enjoy meat sparingly, as a side or a way to
Get Outside: 3 Outdoor Archery Games to Try This Summer
Brandi Megan Granett
I am an author, archer, and writing mentor.
Unlike the single-distance, climate-controlled environments of indoor archery, outdoor archery offers an unpredictable mix of terrain and weather at varying distances to challenge your shooting skills.
The Secret to Successful Wellness Programs
Krista Yoder Latortue
Executive Director, Family Food
While studies continue to emerge regarding best practices for employee engagement, one thing is clear; Prevention
effective and has become the nucleus of wellness programs. But how do we ensure the prevention programs we are putting into place will work?
The Surprising Health Benefits Of Cats
Obsessed with cats? Sick of people calling you a crazy cat person? Now, you can shut the haters down with cold hard scientific facts because your love of kitties is awesome for your health.
11 Reasons Your Crazy Cat Obsession Makes You Happier And Healthier
They can help people with autism communicate. Giphy/Tumblr "A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason
The Joy of Laughter
Dr. Hyder Zahed
Dr. Hyder Zahed is a scientist, author, speaker and a regular ...
It lifts our spirits and makes us feel happy. Laughter is a contagious emotion. It can bring people together. It can help us feel more alive and empowered. When you laugh, you transcend the physical aspects of your life and your troubles.
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