27 Nov '11, 11pm

6 "Symptoms" of Great Health | Care2 Healthy Living

6 "Symptoms" of Great Health | Care2 Healthy Living

What’s the opposite of health? If you’re like most people, you said “illness.” But anyone who’s felt chronically listless or out-of-sorts without having a medical condition will tell you that wellness is much more than we commonly give it credit for. After interviewing numerous doctors and patients for health articles for national magazines, and doing research for my new novel (where energy healing plays a role), I’ve come to envision health as a mile-long continuum; disease is merely the last 50 yards. Before that are myriad ways our body or brain performs less than optimally: We might dully muddle through the day, barely have interest in food or sex, or scream at a pedestrian who hasn’t cleared the intersection we’re antsy to drive through. Some people accept these as normal states, especially if they’ve been feeling that way for a long time. Ralph Waldo Emerson once sai...

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care2.com 26 Nov '11, 11pm

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care2.com 26 Nov '11, 9pm

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care2.com 27 Nov '11, 9pm

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10 Reasons To Ditch The Mall | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 26 Nov '11, 4pm

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Test Your Cat Knowledge | Care2 Healthy Living

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care2.com 26 Nov '11, 11pm

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care2.com 26 Nov '11, 10pm

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Whale Festival in Hawaii | Care2 Healthy Living

Whale Festival in Hawaii | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 26 Nov '11, 4pm

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