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Could You Survive A Bad Hair Day Without Loss of Dignity, Panache Or Self Esteem?

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Given that we are not perfect, we sometimes get blowback from our admirers, let along our critics and others who fail to appreciate u.

Tobacco users undergo Hair Greying early

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Tobacco chewers and smokers are at risk of early greying finds a study says Dr. Rajan TD, Dermatologist

Tobacco users undergo Hair Greying early

 

Dr. Rajan TD

The color of our skin and the hair is a significant factor that determines our overall visual appearance. It also plays a very important role in social and sexual communication. Earlier, only people who were beyond the age of 50 appeared to go grey.

Honeywell International vs. The EEOC and a Segment of Its Own Workforce: What Needs to be Done

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What is the value of worksite wellness in general and biometric screening in particular? Don explains all.

Introduction

Honeywell International has been in the news lately—with the focus on
its employee wellness program. Ordinarily, this would be a good thing, a
bit of favorable PR for initiatives designed to promote the health of
its workforce. Sounds like a win for company managers and shareholders
alike.

Is Atheism A Religion? How About Wellness?

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Don examines the nature of religion, atheism and wellness - and the strategy of his co-author, to decide.

Introduction

Some folks of a religious persuasion have asserted that atheism is a religion. Hearing this, Bill Maher said, "If atheism is a religion, then abstinence is a sexual position." Similar analogies rebutting the jejune idea that non-belief could be a religion are out there, such as, “if atheism is a religion, then “bald” is a hair color and “off” is a TV channel. You get the idea.

My Day in 1975 with Phelpsie Dunn, Widow of the Founder of the Wellness Movement

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Don fondly recalls the help provided to him when a student by the widow of the great Dr. Halbert Dunn.

Donald B. Ardell is a professional speaker and the author of more than a dozen books on quality lifestyles. His focus is skill building in the dimensions of exuberance, athleticism and personal freedoms. He recently addressed the Global Spa & Wellness Summit in Marrakech, Morocco and, at the 2014 American Humanist Conference in Philadelphia performed Robert G. Ingersoll famous lecture "Improved Man."

He can be reached at awr.realwellness@gmail.com

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Is That All There Is? Not If You Adopt a REAL Wellness Philosophy and Lifestyle

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Comments on this or any essay are welcomed. Go to http://www.seekwellness.com/wellness/index.htm

Introduction

Recently, someone asked, Is there more to health than not needing too many medications, not having a disease, not being overweight, not being a smoker or someone who drinks too much? Or, is that what being healthy is basically all about?

I consider this a profound question that invites attention to a much neglected challenge facing medical and other health experts. How many of that number can explain the nature of health separate and apart from the symptoms of its absence. Not many, in my opinion.

Humor, Freethought and REAL Wellness: Ingersoll Explains the Travails of Struggling to Get Fit

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At the behest of friends and family, Ingersoll took up exercise - and reported on the disastrous consequences.

Robert Green Ingersoll (1833-1899), aka "The Great Agnostic," was a champion of liberty and an enemy of superstition, a social activist and America's greatest orator of the Golden Age of Freethought during the latter part of the 19th century. Many, myself included, believe he was the greatest orator of any nation, now and throughout recorded human history.

Humor was one of many elements in his armament of speech qualities. He once said this about the subject:

REAL Wellness Musings About a Better Pledge of Allegiance

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Is the Pledge of Allegiance perfect, or too sacred to revise? Of course not.

The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States is an expression of fealty to the Flag of the United States and the republic of the United States of America, originally composed by Francis Bellamy in 1892 and formally adopted by Congress as the pledge in 1942. The official name of The Pledge of Allegiance was adopted in 1945. The last change in language came on Flag Day 1954 when the words "under God" were added. (Source: Wikipedia)

Introduction

Global Wellness Institute: A Powerful Force for REAL Wellness

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A new global institute has been formed to promote the integration and expansion of the destination spa and wellness industries.

Introduction

At a recent international conference in Morocco, I learned about three different groups doing interesting work promoting wellness awareness. I wrote about one of them at this website last week, namely, the Global Spa and Wellness Summit (GSWS). 

Two Wellness Pioneers at the Spa Summit: A Powerful Global Industry Assesses a Leadership Role of Advancing REAL Wellness

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Two wellness pioneers are feted at a spa summit - and copious possibilities for a REAL wellness movement are discovered.



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