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Syria’s Road to Peace Must End Hunger Too

Damascus, Syria: Fatema feeds her 18 month old daughter, Haneen. Fatema's family was displaced from their home in Douma in rural Damascus and now receive aid from the World Food Programme. More than 11 million Syrians have been displaced from their homes. (Credit: WFP/Abeer Etefa)

As Syria's tragic civil war enters its fifth year, we can't forget the silent enemy civilians face daily: hunger. We, the international community, must do everything possible to feed Syria's war victims. Read More »

Gratitude for any Season

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Grateful people experience higher levels of positive emotions such as joy, enthusiasm, love, happiness, and optimism – which in turn means less depression and stress. Read More »

The 13th Annual Orchid Show – A Magnificent Herald of Spring at the NYBG

Pansy Orchid. The 13th Annual Orchid Show: Living Chandeliers at the NYGB. Photo by Carole Di Tosti

The orchid chandeliers are a vibrant multi-layered overflow of pinks, violets, whites, tawny oranges, yellows, purples, reds. It is enough to mesmerize and gladden the most sorrowful and dour of hearts. Read More »

Interview: Jack Eadon, Author of ‘Got to Make It!’


"Keep on goin’ works. Read More »

Looking for Harmony? Exude the Perfume of Gratitude


New information is regularly being shared about the importance of altruism, happiness, and gratitude – especially as it pertains to establishing better health in people. Read More »

Finding Your Indomitable Spirit to Defeat Addiction


As more people turn to pain pills, addiction to them has also been on the rise. Read More »

Does Spirituality Produce More Meaningful Meditation?


Starting from a spiritual standpoint leads to a higher form of meditation, cultivating health in all aspects of life. Read More »

Don’t Be Afraid to ‘Light the Candle’ of Spiritual Identity


Attending church has had a powerful effect on my daily life. And I've found that outwardly sharing this spiritually based view on life and health builds a foundation for happiness. Read More »

How Do You Find a New Approach to Health?


The health advice to watch what you eat may be more appropriately changed to watching what thoughts you dwell on, cultivating a spiritual outlook on life. Read More »

Spirituality and Prisoners of War: The Ultimate Freedom on Veterans Day

World War Two memorial

John Wyndham’s uplifted thought and trust in the Divine not only freed him from the terror surrounding him, it kept him healthy and safe. Read More »