The Power Of Pain: A Dark Secret To Everlasting Love

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Steven Lake shows us the surprising power of pain to strengthen your relationship – if you survive it.

Everything You Need To Know To Be Happy (Even After A Near Death Car Accident)

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Ira Israel was asked how he learned everything he knows about happiness. This is his vulnerable and inspiring answer.

How to Share What Hurts

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To claim your story and live an honest life, you have to share your pain.

Five Essential Skills for a Life Well-Lived

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There are no do-overs so we may as well get the most out of this ride called life –here are five skills that may help you do just that… – – – As far as any of us know we only get one go-around in this thing called life. There are no do-overs once we […]

The Fallacy of Comparing Pain

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Is it possible, or even worthwhile, to rank your pain against the pain of others?

Stay With the Pain, Don’t Shut It Out

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Not all of Tyler Durden’s advice in Fight Club was sound, but this piece has merit.

9 Ways to Learn to Love Your Pain

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Pain can become useful to you in new ways you have not considered.

How To Avoid The Vomit When Your Wife Is Purging

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A recent experience helped Dr. Steve clarify the elements that helped him survive a potentially messy situation.

What it’s Like to Know You’re Toxic for Each Other But Can’t Let Go

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Paul Hudson on meeting the right person at the wrong time.

11 Feelings You Didn’t Know You Could Have Until You Fell In Love

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Being in love was both the greatest and most horrible experience in my life. It made me feel in ways I didn’t think were possible to feel.

What Looks Like Pain But Feels Like Hope

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Justin Ricklefs found himself in a Walmart parking lot, crying. Only then did he start to live.

Let Yourself Get Hurt

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Dillan DiGiovanni thinks that getting hurt helps us feel more free.

5 Things I Wish I Told My Father Before He Died

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Kathy Vitale Michel shares her pain of losing her father, and comes across a few words she lost at the time of his sickness.

Do-Overs

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A second chance can be an amazing gift.

Is This Normal??

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Common questions about dietary change

Lone Admirer: 5 Reasons Keeping Your Crush Secret Will Only Hurt You

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It’s easy to play it cool, but how far will that really get you? Ashley Dinkle opens up.