Why The Hardest (And Most Important) Lessons Are Learned In Heartbreak

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How heartbreak can actually be a great thing for you.

When Your Child Comes Home Crying

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Nothing can bring out your inner Mamma or Pappa Bear faster than when your child comes home crying. Heather Gray has some advice on how to deal with this difficult parenting situation.

“…discussing it openly is a huge step to handling the grief…”

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This is a comment by Dan Mac on his article “A Father’s Story of Miscarriages and Joy“ Thanks for sharing your story trey1963. It is rare to have a smooth and quick journey through pregnancy loss, especially for men. But I find that at least discussing it openly is a huge step to handling the […]

Dealing With Failure: An Unavoidable Houseguest

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You can’t keep failure away forever… so what can you do?

How Men Can Deal With The Fear Of The Unknown

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Almost every man worries about what will happen in the future, Stan Popovich provides a list of techniques and suggestions on how to manage this fear of dealing with the unknown.

Five Myths About Stress That Might Be Making Us Sick

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Stress is bad; everyone knows that, right?

Zimmerman Not Guilty? What’s Next For Black Men?

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Coach Michael Taylor asks how black men can move on after the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.

This Is Not An Article About Being Positive

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When Joseph Varisco was diagnosed as being HIV+, he learned a lot of things. But mostly he learned just how complex people can be.

Life Without Father, Part One: Aspire to Be

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Wilkine Brutus is a fatherless son. His coping method involves the relentless aspiration to be a good father someday. Wilkine believes that is healthy revenge.

Boston Marathon Bombing, West Texas Explosion, Moore Oklahoma and Everyday

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Sarah Gaer & Jim McCauley LICSW, trauma specialists, discuss ways ways to cope with the growing number of traumatic events around us.

My Last Days: Meet Ryan Woods

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“We’re all in the process of dying. What story are you going to live out?”

WTF? Depression as a Neurochemical Glitch

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Even when you know how depression works, it can startle you with its inhuman mechanics.

52 Days in NICU: A Father and his Son

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Mark Brislin shares the story of his son in hopes that other dads of preemies won’t feel so alone.

“I would have appeared dastardly to say, ‘I’m tired of being strong, I need to cry too’ to my wife.”

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These are comments by Danny and John D on the post “The Dark Side of Women’s Requests of Progressive Men”.

Emotional Intelligence: 9/22

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What should we be teaching boys and men about their emotions?

Addiction: 9/1

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Guest editor Nick Florest wants your stories of addiction.