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How to Communicate With Your Ancestors

The desire to communicate with our ancestors is an innate part of the human experience. We intuitively sense their presence in our wisdom bodies and it begs the question: can we communicate with them?Through daily prayer, mediation, creation of art, music, food and ceremony, the ancestor spirits can communicate, guide, protect and heal the living. Ancestral communication has been an ancient practice in every wisdom tradition throughout time. Your ability to connect with your ancestors is always

New skin-stretching mechanism closes wounds for faster healing

Technology is painless and safe to use on children and animals.A new stretching device considered a breakthrough in surgical care can close wounds without skin grafts or other complex solutions, helping patients heal faster.Developed by IVT Medical Ltd. in Israel, the TopClosure device uses adhesive plastic plates attached to either side of a wound, and a strap connecting the plates, to stretch the wound closed.The innovation could save the lives of patients who would otherwise die from
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Secrets of the Fittest Woman in the World

At age 26, Katrín Davíðsdóttir is an Icelandic CrossFit athlete who's best known for her gritty appearances at the CrossFit Games. She is the women's champion of the 2015 and 2016 CrossFit Games, making her one of two women who can claim the title of two-time Fittest Woman on Earth. So when it comes to picking the brain of someone who knows how to win, Katrín is the obvious choice. I just had to invite her on the podcast.Her book, Dottir: My Journey to Becoming a Two-Time CrossFit Games
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5 women Nobel Prize winners you should know

These laureates may not be household names, but their contributions helped change the world.When we think of female Nobel Prize winners, Mother Teresa, Marie Curie and Malala Yousafzai probably come to mind. But there have been 48 female Nobel laureates. They were involved in all sorts of projects, from physics experiments to masterful novels, and they changed how we think about art, animals and the human body.In honor of Women's History Month, we decided to remember some not-so-familiar female
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10 Ways to Boost Self-Confidence in Your First Job

You wonder how you can boost self-confidence in your first job. After all those years of study, you applied and were accepted for a position. Let’s take a look at what you can do to boost self-confidence.Our behavior is an interesting part of us, as it defines us. It is said that people at their core never change. While this might be true, we tend to behave differently depending on where we are and who we are with. That doesn’t mean we change as a person; it is more about adapting (and
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Polish Vampires: Bloody Truth behind Dark Myth

Typical of Slavic folklore, vampires and upiórs made their way into the popular culture and iconography of Polish Romanticism. The art-work is from thsmall , Polish Vampires: Bloody Truth behind Dark Myth , Typical of Slavic folklore, vampires and upiórs made their way into the popular culture and iconography of Polish Romanticism. The art-work is from th , full_wobec_zla_okladka_150_dpi_770.jpegFrom the ancient lore of the Slavic peoples through the Polish Romantic literature of Mickiewicz up
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Why We Focus on the Feminine in Tantra

There are two main focuses in tantra at a foundational level. First, the integration of divinity into our physical life and second, the merging of the masculine and feminine to bring us back to unity and bliss. Everything that we experience in the tantra realm comes from these two goals.The merging of the masculine and feminine is very new in our world. We have interacted with each other (and within) in a totally separated way. When two energies interact in the physical world, they will still
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The Loving Energy Sekhem explained

What is Sekhem?Sekhem is an ancient Egyptian form of healing. References to it have been discovered in the Egyptian Book of the Dead and in ancient scrolls. It was taught as part of spiritual practices in the temples of ancient Egypt and is associated with the lion-headed Goddess Sekhmet, who is believed to be the guardian and protector of this energy. As well as being the Patroness of War, she is also considered to be the Goddess of Regeneration and Healing. Sekhmet helps us break down which
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Diabetes Head to Toe (Book Review)

Do you need a comprehensive reference book about all things diabetes? Pick up a copy of Diabetes Head to Toe (affiliate link) by Rita R. Kalyani, MD, MHS, Mark D. Corriere, MD, Thomas W. Donner, MD, and Michael W. Quartuccio, MD, all of whom are physicians at Johns Hopkins.Full disclosure: Both Dr. Kalyani and I are members of the DiabetesSisters Board of Directors. I met her for the first time in person last May and we exchanged books. I gave her a copy of The Pocket Carbohydrate Counter Guide
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What Is the Allure of the Paranormal in Our Scientific Age?

Source: RedlineVector | ShutterstockI was recently consulted by the parents of a 30-year-old man who had dropped out of a promising path and stopped job-seeking, spending all his money on an online life coach or guru who is teaching him how to use his mind to influence events remotely.1 He believes he is helping his family achieve financial success and helping in small but meaningful ways to achieve world peace through the focused power of positive thought and meditation. His guru has trained
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Inner child healing: 5 surprisingly powerful exercises

The “inner child” is one of those concepts that is used regularly yet is a little confusing to think about.It’s referred to in different ways, ranging from “the child archetype”, to “the child within”, to “the wonder child” to the “wounded child.”Yet what does it mean? And how does “inner child healing” help you make positive changes in your life?A few days ago I did an incredible masterclass hypnotherapy session with Marisa Peer (it’s online and free – you can do it too by clicking here). In
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Your Brain on Magic

Source: Feel Photo Art/ShutterstockDavid Blaine. David Copperfield. Harry Houdini. These three magicians may be rank among the world's most famous, but there's someone else who belongs on this list: You. Even if you can't make things vanish with a wand or pull a rabbit out of a hat, that doesn't mean you weren't born with preternatural skills you may not realize you have, but which you actually use every day. Here are five:1.Developed by researchers 20 years ago, the "Reading the Mind in the
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