Ouch! Why Rejection Hurts

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Average Reading Time: 2 minutes In a study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers looked at the connection between feelings of rejection and other emotional traumas with the development of physical pain. (1) Interestingly, using a type of brain mapping called fMRI (Functional Magnetic […]

Webinar: Lymph – The Ancient Key To Longevity

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Date: Monday, September 22nd Time: 5:30pm MT (4:30pm Pacific, 6:30pm Central, 7:30 Eastern) In Ayurveda, the lymph is known as rasa, which also means taste, emotion, juice (as in the juice of life), satisfaction, and love. These word associations reflect the potential of a healthy lymphatic system to foster a […]

Funding Longevity

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Average Reading Time: 1 minute and 46 seconds A new study by scientists from Harvard, USC, Columbia and the University of Illinois found that researching longevity rather than disease would save 7.1 trillion dollars over the next 50 years. (1) The study suggested that researching health rather than disease would […]

Gut Revival Is Back

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Average Reading Time: 2 minutes and 41 seconds Perhaps the biggest obstacle to optimal health resides in the ability to restore the balance of good and bad microbes in the gut. Many researchers believe that the microbes in the gut are quite territorial, meaning they do not like newcomers; once […]

Webinar: Dreaming of a Good Night’s Sleep?

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Date: Monday, November 10th Time: 5:30pm MT (4:30pm Pacific, 6:30pm Central, 7:30 Eastern) Register here to receive reminder emails for the live event! In this live webinar, join Dr. John Douillard as he dives into the underlying cause of sleeplessness. Learn how, today, the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda is being […]

Equinox Rules

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Average Reading Time: 6 minutes and 10 seconds On September 23 at 2:29AM, the sun will shine directly on the equator creating nature’s day of perfect balance. This autumnal equinox is when days and nights are extremely close to being the same length. It is the day of balance between […]

A Yawn A Day Keeps The Heat Away

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Average Reading Time: 1 minute and 47 seconds A 2010 study published in the journal, Frontiers in Evolutionary Neuroscience, suggests that yawning may not be an attempt to give the brain more oxygen. Rather, the new science suggests that yawning has a cooling effect on the brain. Researchers showed that […]