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10 Must-Read Anxiety Posts You Missed This Year

The top HealthCentral posts of 2017 in anxiety, including news, lifestyle tips, phobias, and meditation techniques.

By Eileen Bailey

Mindfulness Tips for Teachers (and Everyone Else)

Practicing mindfulness techniques before the holidays can elevate our stress-management skills.

By Isaiah B. Pickens, Ph.D.

4 Myths That May Be Blocking Your Ability to Meditate

Here are four myths that may be blocking your ability to meditate, plus simple ways to fit it into your day.

By Ron Buchheim

Mindfulness Techniques Can Help Your Thyroid Symptoms

Using mindful techniques you can address a huge thyroid symptom—weight gain.

By Mary Shomon

Cope with Chronic Illness Through Meditation

Find out how meditation can help you reduce stress, pain, and depression to live a better life with chronic illness.

By Lene Andersen, MSW

10 Ways to Deal with Holiday Unhappiness

Is cancer making you feel sick, scared, or financially challenged this holiday season? Finding some joy this season with these 10 tips for holiday unhappiness.

By PJ Hamel

7 Ways to Care for Yourself When You're a Caregiver

Caregiving can really take a toll on you — physically and emotionally. It's just as important to care for youself, as it is to care for someone else. Here are some simple ways to show some self-care.

By The Candid Caregiver

My "40 Days to Personal Revolution"

My mom had major surgery to save her life this year. I was fortunate to be able to be by her and my dad’s side. That’s a true gift - I was able to experience moments of love and grace with my mother and father that I will cherish and keep with me for...

By Cindy Haines, M.D.

Reducing the Mental Stress of Diabetes

Explore ways of releiving mental stress using meditation, mindfulness, and writing learned from Zen Buddhist monk, Thich Nhat Hanh.

By David Mendosa

Benefits of a Full Moon Meditation

There are many beliefs about the energy of the moon, some of which are disputed by scientific research, but nonetheless are followed by many based on ancient spiritual and astrological text, current astrology, spirituality or just out of intuition th...

By Kara Bauer