Health & Healing
Healing a broken system.
A Little Meditation Goes a Long Way
by Jason Marshposted Feb 25, 2011
- A new study offers the strongest evidence to date that meditation can change the structure of your brain.
A Better Approach to Health Care
by Margaret Flowers, MDposted Feb 08, 2011
- As the current health law comes under attack and our national deficit continues to grow, single-payer plans are gaining more and more interest.
Just the Facts: Should We Eat Animals?
by Alyssa B. Johnsonposted Feb 01, 2011
- We can feed the world and still eat meat—but only a little bit.
Farmer Joel Salatin: Why Changing the Food System is Up to You
posted Feb 01, 2011
- YES! interviewed foodie farmer Joel Salatin for Can Animals Save Us?, the Spring 2011 issue. Listen to audio clips here.
YES! But How? Nit Picking
by Tiffany Ranposted Dec 19, 2010
- Is there a natural way to treat head lice?
YES! But How? Flake Off
by Alyssa B. Johnsonposted Dec 19, 2010
- How do I get rid of dandruff without chemicals?
Returning Grandpa’s Love
by Kristy Leissleposted Dec 02, 2010
- A family economy that doesn't outsource care—at either end of life.
Hands-on Research: The Science of Touch
by Dacher Keltnerposted Nov 26, 2010
- How everyday forms of touch can bring us emotional balance and better health.
The Road to Real Health
by John de Graafposted Nov 22, 2010
- Health care's just part of the picture. Five policies that would be good for our health, happiness, and wallets.
Life After Bullies
by Alexandria Abdallahposted Nov 15, 2010
- Video: How the "It Gets Better" movement is giving fresh hope to LGBT teens.
Film Trailer: Living Downstream
posted Nov 15, 2010
- A documentary that follows ecologist and cancer survivor Sandra Steingraber, as she explores the seemingly unnatural causes of cancer.
4 Ways to Regain Control of Your Food
by Phil Howardposted Oct 11, 2010
- In our increasingly consolidated food industry, the origins of what we eat are often hidden. How can you find out where your food is coming from?
People We Love :: Chef Ann Cooper
by Tiffany Ranposted Sep 29, 2010
- Fighting for healthy school lunches
“In the Face of This Truth”
by Robert Jensenposted Sep 17, 2010
- It’s time to talk honestly about collapse–no matter how others may respond.
Quality Over Quantity: Local Food & the Obesity Epidemic
by Vicki Robinposted Sep 13, 2010
- When we sacrifice good food to have lots of food, it's a double loss. Can we use this time of thinner wallets to examine the volume of food we run through our bodies?