Mind/Body

This 75-Year Harvard Study Found the 1 Secret to Leading a Fulfilling Life

This 75-Year Harvard Study Found the 1 Secret to Leading a Fulfilling Life

Prioritizing what’s important is challenging in today’s world. The split focus required to maintain a career and a home, not to mention a Facebook feed, can feel overwhelming. Enter the science of what to prioritize, when. For over 75 years, Harvard’s Grant and Glueck study has tracked […]

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The Thread of Life

The Thread of Life

In a recent book called the South Asian Health Solution there is a chapter on getting Indians to exercise. The author is a well-known Silicon Valley medical doctor who is rightly concerned with the growing epidemic of heart disease among the peoples of the Indian subcontinent. The book contains […]

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Motherly love helps children’s brains grow bigger, scientists find

Motherly love helps children's brains grow bigger, scientists find

Motherly love can help children’s brains grow at twice the rate as neglected youngsters, a study has shown. Although it is known that a nurturing, stable home life improves overall childhood development, it is the first research to prove that it has a significant impact on brain size. Children who received […]

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What’s a Mom to Do? Preventing Early Puberty and Hormone Problems in Our Daughters – Here’s the Why and How

What’s a Mom to Do? Preventing Early Puberty and Hormone Problems in Our Daughters – Here’s the Why and How

As a mom of 3 daughters, and now a tiny granddaughter, I am concerned about our girls’ reproductive health. And I’d like to share why. For years scientists have disagreed whether early puberty was really an emerging phenomenon. Now there’s no doubt. Girls are getting their periods […]

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Study: Belief in an angry God associated with variety of mental illnesses

Study: Belief in an angry God associated with variety of mental illnesses

Source: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/04/17/study-belief-in-an-angry-god-associated-with-variety-of-mental-illnesses/ People who believe in an angry, punishing God are much more likely to suffer from a variety of mental illnesses, a scientific study published in the April edition of Journal of Religion & Health finds. The study, conducted by Marymount Manhattan College Assistant Psychology Professor […]

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News is bad for you – and giving up reading it will make you happier

News is bad for you – and giving up reading it will make you happier

In the past few decades, the fortunate among us have recognised the hazards of living with an overabundance of food (obesity, diabetes) and have started to change our diets. But most of us do not yet understand that news is to the mind what sugar is to […]

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10 Things Happy People Do Differently

10 Things Happy People Do Differently

Published on October 16, 2012 by Paula Davis-Laack, J.D., M.A.P.P. in Pressure Proof Happiness is having a large, caring, close-knit family in another city. George Burns How happy are you and why? This is a question I spend a fair amount of time thinking about, not only as it applies […]

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Inner Dimensions of Fasting

Inner Dimensions of Fasting

By Imam al-Ghazali (may Allah be pleased with him) THREE GRADES It should be known that there are three grades of fasting: ordinary, special and extra-special. Ordinary fasting means abstaining from food, drink and sexual satisfaction. Special Fasting means keeping one’s ears, eyes, tongue, hands and feet […]

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How to increase memory through Herbs or foods

How to increase memory through Herbs or foods
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10 Habits to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Child

10 Habits to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Child

“We need 4 hugs a day for survival.  We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance. We need 12 hugs a day for growth.” — Virginia Satir We all crave those close moments with our children that make our hearts melt. That’s what makes parenting worth it. […]

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