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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Michael Anthony

Michael Anthony

Teacher and author of How to be Happy and Have Fun Changing...

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Tim Ferriss

Entrepreneur and best-selling author of The 4-Hour Workweek

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M.J. Ryan

Creator of the Random Acts of Kindness series

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Authentic Happiness

This is a University of Pennsylvania web site with multiple questionnaires concerning happiness and resources for becoming happy.
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Bernie Siegel, MD

Dr. Siegel originated Exceptional Cancer Patients, a specific form of therapy, which facilitates personal lifestyle changes, empowerment and healing. The physical, spiritual and psychological benefits that followed led to the desire to make everyone aware of his or her healing potential. Bernie embraces a philosophy of living and dying that stands at the forefront of the medical ethics and spiritual issues our society grapples with today.
Posted: 04/25/2008 12:12 PM EST more »

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ECaP

The ECaP mission is to provide exceptional resources, comprehensive professional training programs and extraordinary interdisciplinary retreats that help people facing the challenges of cancer and other chronic illnesses discover their inner healing resources.
Posted: 04/25/2008 12:31 PM EST more »

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Goddess of Happiness

Debbie Gisonni is the Godess of Happiness—a person navigating the ups and downs of everyday life from the ecstatic to the tragic and everything in between…just like you! Her mission is to help make your life easier and happier whether that’s inspiring you to follow a dream or sharing a simple pasta recipe.
Posted: 04/24/2008 04:19 PM EST more »

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Happiness-project.com

This daily blog of The Happiness Project author Gretchen Rubin, is a memoir of the year she spent testing different tips, principles and suggestions on how to be happy.
Posted: 01/17/2008 07:43 PM EST more »

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Happinessblog.com

This blog shares the secrets of a happy life, from Michele Moore, author of How To Live A Happy Life—101 Ways To Be Happier.
Posted: 01/17/2008 07:46 PM EST more »

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HowtoBeHappy.org

This site has a free e-book by Michael Anthony about being happy. Anthony has helped athletes with his “unique mental-training program” to win gold and silver medals in the Olympics.
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