Empathy involves a deeper connection than sympathy does, and often means sharing a bit of emotional vulnerability.
Want to understand the science behind empathy? This quick video explains why and when we care.
From Oakland to Brooklyn, practitioners of holistic health care are working to make their services affordable for all.
A few simple guidelines to follow when breaking out the trowel and gloves.
By keeping workers healthy, the Affordable Care Act will help the working poor achieve greater financial stability—and will probably boost the economy as well.
Researchers continue to debate whether people face a genuine trade-off between seeking a happy life and a meaningful one.
Since I quit watching porn a year ago, I've become more present in the moment, more loving, and a better friend to the women in my life.
For Ietef "DJ Cavem" Vita, HIP HOP is not just a form of music, it's a way of life—one he's using to teach kids about cultivating the earth and eating fresh veggies. This is Ietef's story.
When he was just 14 years old, Zach Sobiech learned that he had only a few years to live. He decided to use that time creating beautiful music, and inspired a lot of people while doing so.
“Our philosophy is good, clean, and fair food: Good because it is healthy and tasty; clean because it is produced with low environmental impact and with animal welfare in mind; and fair because it respects the work of those who produce, process, and distribute it.”
I am a Muckleshoot Indian, but little of what I used to eat bore much connection with the landscape I lived in, which had fed my ancestors for many generations. When I discovered nettle tea, it was as if I were remembering what it was like to feel well.