Owning our Health: Cleansing Teas and the Search for Purity

© GLOW IMAGES

© GLOW IMAGES

Despite scientific evidence to the contrary, many believe detox and cleansing diets are effective in caring for their health. Is the search for purity tied to how we see ourselves? My colleague Anna Bowness-Park of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada wrote an article on this subject.Continue Reading

Does Revenge Make Us Feel Better?

Does Revenge Make Us Feel Better?

© GLOW IMAGES Model used for illustrative purposes

A guest post written by Melissa Clendenen from Newport Beach, California

I’ve really been aware lately of the discussion in the news on taking revenge against acts of international brutality. Like great nations, individuals may also face situations where revenge seems appropriate by avenging, retaliating, or inflicting injury (as Webster defines revenge).Continue Reading

Have We Blurred the Distinction Between Healthcare and Insurance?

Have We Blurred the Distinction Between Healthcare and Insurance?

© GLOW IMAGES

A guest post written by Curtis Wahlberg from Lake Forest, California

Even with less news these days about the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare, the subject of healthcare is not going away. People know health is important, so they’re talking about it and about the care they’re getting.Continue Reading