Posts made in August, 2013

Health and Your Inner Teacher

Posted by on Aug 26, 2013 in Facing Challenges, Learning, Mind-Body, Practice Health | 0 comments

Health and Your Inner Teacher

When you travel the halls of your memory, who do you remember as your most influential teachers? How did these teachers influence your life and change it for the better? Great teachers spark more than math, literature, or science in your life. They spark something else as well, something deeper and long-lasting that stays with you. As an individual living your life, you have another teacher you may not have touched on in your memory. That teacher is you! When you’re trying to get healthy

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Health is Wealth

Posted by on Aug 24, 2013 in Inspire Health, Practice Health, What is Health | 0 comments

Health is Wealth

What is wealth? The word “wealth” can quickly trigger images of money, cars, savings and bonds, and whatever else can be accumulated with currency. But how often does the word “health” pop into someone’s mind when thinking about the meaning of wealth? These two words do rhyme, and that is often the extent of the similarities seen between them. But health is wealth!

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What Does It Mean to Be Strong?

Posted by on Aug 13, 2013 in Mind-Body, Practice Health, Strength | 0 comments

What Does It Mean to Be Strong?

Strength is a useful quality in life. It helps us persevere, show toughness in the face of adversity, and survive as individuals. We, like all living creatures, are a part of nature and toughness helps us in a world where we don’t always have control over what happens to us. It helps us get what we want, including what we want in our health. Though strength is desirable in life, at times it can be tempting to unnaturally “wear” or force it in order to block out other uncomfortable feelings.

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Take a Dose of Selfish, and Call Me in the Morning

Posted by on Aug 6, 2013 in Mind-Body, Selfishness, What is Health | 0 comments

Take a Dose of Selfish, and Call Me in the Morning

When it comes to staying healthy, the role of selfishness can’t be overestimated. We often hear how being selfish is not an admirable way to be. You’re taught that helping others is more satisfying than helping yourself. Giving to others is better than giving to yourself. Caring for others is preferable to caring for yourself. Instead of adopting this mindset, it can be powerful to try out a new one. Take a dose of selfish, and call me in the morning.

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