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  • Evidence Adds Up to a Healthcare Revolution

    by Vesela Simic

    As integrative medicine finds a place on the national health care stage, science has acquired tools to better measure the effectiveness of transformative practices. A close look at three such studies suggests a bright future for alternative and complementary therapies.

  • The Power of Premonition

    by Larry Dossey, MD

    "Many critics dismiss premonitions as New Age mumbo jumbo," writes Dossey, "yet elegant studies by respected consciousness researchers compellingly suggest that we really can peer into the future." And that's important, he believes, because our survival may depend on cultivating that ability.

  • Mythic Visions for Uncertain Times

    by Michael Meade

    When the world starts to feel unstable, people tend to cling to the known and absolute. Renowned mythologist-storyteller Michael Meade reminds us that the threads of any new story will be woven not by fear but by imagination and the ancient wisdom that connects "the solid ground of the earth ...

  • Evolving Consciousness

    by Kaisa Puhakka, PhD

    Beyond positions, beyond beliefs, lies a place where the mind can truly open to the possibilities of any given moment. Is such receptivity possible in a world beset by polarity and conflict? It is, says this Zen psychologist, and this potential is available to anyone.

  • In Search of Happiness

    by Vesela Simic

    There has been an unprecedented explosion of interest in the pursuit of happiness. What are scientists learning? Is the quest for happiness appropriate and useful in a time of global instability? What’s missing from the discussion, and where is this quest taking us? Its pursuit is more—and less ...

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