Confession: I Have a Bad Habit that Could Kill Me or Get Me Arrested (& I’ll Bet You’ve Done it Too)

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I know it’s bad, but once you start, it’s a really hard habit to break.

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Why Men Need Balls for Dealing With Grief [Video]

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Geoff Warburton suggests aiming for compassion rather than stoicism to men dealing with loss…

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The Invisible Fist of Verbal Abuse

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The adage, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me,” is challenged by this gut-wrenching recount of a childhood gone completely awry.

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Dirty Little Secrets: Men, Trauma, and Mental Health

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After his father was declared an enemy of the state in Uganda, his family fled. Now a successful consultant and men’s group leader, Kenny D’Cruz continues to heal from a life marked by persecution and mental illness.

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How We Can Improve Sex Ed for Boys

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Justin Cascio talks to Elizabeth Schroeder, executive director of Answer, about why boys are tuning out in sex ed classes, and what they want to know most (but aren’t telling us).

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How Social Messages Can Make a Man a Bad Lover

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What you believe may keep you from greater intimacy and satisfaction.

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Embracing Destruction

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How do we learn to take decisive action?

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Mental Toughness Has Nothing to Do with Being a Hardass

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Learn the difference between mastery and suppression of your feelings.

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What Men Really Want

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Men may think what they want is shockingly antisocial, but digging deeper reveals that what men truly want is actually quite ordinary and healthy.

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Are You Raising a Narcissist?

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The cultural and technological trends that are making us even more self-absorbed.

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Guess Who Created Your Little Bully?

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Lisa Dixon-Wells, bullying prevention expert, on bullying behavior: how it starts, where it leads, how to stop it.

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So Your Kids Caught You Having Sex

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What Matt Treadwell did when his six year old caught him and his wife by surprise.

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Be Nice, You Rancid Little Punk!

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The impatient father of a young perfectionist finds “Do as I say, not as I do,” is easier said than done.

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Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence [Video]

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Book author and TED Talk speaker Esther Perel shares the secret to desire in a long-term relationship.

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The Difference Between Want and Need

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Why should a man clean his toilet rather than play video games?

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Failure Is An Option

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Kids need to be able to fail in order to learn how to succeed.

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