Learn the benefits and drawbacks of using electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) to quit smoking. I interviewed a woman who quit smoking with e-cigarettes – she smoked over a pack of tobacco cigarettes a day for 15 years.
Starting any new business is risky and demanding, for both entrepreneurs and investors. Before you launch your tech start up, check out these tips from a personal finance software biz owner.
Praying with your doctor may not be the first thing that pops into your mind when you're sick or hospitalized, but research shows that a doctor's prayers can help fight disease.
A bunion (hallux valgus) can cause pain on the side of your foot. These 10 bunion cures will help ease foot pain and show you how to get rid of bunions. I researched these cures because my foot bunion is so painful and I'm only 44 years old!
In my Conflict Resolution and Mediation class, we reviewed different types of conflict mediation strategies. Here's what transformative mediation is, according to the professor.
I'm a writer, and I want every one of the gifts on this list! They're the best and most creative gifts for writers because they inspire, motivate, and encourage writers to keep writing.
The life lesson: the better care you take of your breast health, the better equipped you’ll be to face breast cancer. The successful woman: Renée Zellweger. “[Every woman] should put breast exams on a list of things you deserve to do,” says the Academy award-winning actress Zellweger. “You deserve to have a mammogram every year after a certain stage of life.” Here’s how Renée Zellweger coped with a breast cancer scare, and how to take care of your own breast health. Being proactive and responsible not only gives …
You have no choice but to leave some relationships behind. Here's how to let go of someone you love, to help you heal and move forward in your life.
After a pet dies, you may not know what to tell your children. These five tips for telling kids about pet loss are from Letting Go of an Animal You Love: 75 Ways to Survive Pet Loss. It's my ebook; I interviewed pet loss experts, grief counselors, and veterinarians for the healthiest tips for grieving the death of a beloved dog or cat.
If you haven’t figured out exactly how owning a dog makes you happy, you’ll find the answers here. This is a summary of research on dogs and happiness.
An article about starting your own woodworking business wouldn't be complete without revealing a woodworker's career and job description!
Most of us can recognize a bad friendship fairly quickly, but we may not know if we ourselves are toxic friends. These signs you're in a toxic friendship will help you see yourself more clearly.
Learn what the less obvious signs of an abusive relationship are, and how women survive. Here's how Keri Kight found the strength to leave an abuser and start fresh.
You’re not alone if you’re wondering what a laser therapist is and does! Get inside a laser light therapy job with this self-employed laser technician. She doesn’t just explain the laser acupuncture process, she shares what it’s like to work as a laser therapist. Maureen Lucas-West is the business manager of Imagine Laserworks North Shore in Vancouver, BC. She is also the primary laser technician, office administrator, and chief “bottle washer”! “A lot of people hear ‘laser acupuncture’ and have …
Saying the words, "my dog died" is one of the saddest parts of loving a dog. These gifts for dog lovers will show that you care after a dog dies.