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Population growth and over-consumption could have 'potentially catastrophic implications for human wellbeing'

Population growth and over-consumption could have 'potentially catastrophic implications for human wellbeing' | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
On the eve of the Rio+20 conference, the world’s 105 science academies have warned international leaders that a failure to act now on population growth and over-consumption will have “potentially catastrophic implications for human wellbeing”.
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Tea drinkers at greater risk of prostate cancer: Study

Tea drinkers at greater risk of prostate cancer: Study | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
LONDON - Men who are heavy tea drinkers are 50 per cent more likely to develop prostate cancer,...
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Respect from our peers brings more happiness than wealth, study finds

The study’s authors note achieving higher social status is a fundamental drive among humans (and other animals).
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Keep Track of Your Emotional Bank Account - WebMD (blog)

Keep Track of Your Emotional Bank Account - WebMD (blog) | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
WebMD (blog)Keep Track of Your Emotional Bank AccountWebMD (blog)WebMD experts offer information about maintaining and improving intimate relationships.
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Why Is Silicon Valley's Philanthropy Sluggish? - The Nonprofit Quarterly

Why Is Silicon Valley's Philanthropy Sluggish? - The Nonprofit Quarterly | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
USA TODAYWhy Is Silicon Valley's Philanthropy Sluggish?The Nonprofit QuarterlyIf eight of America's 20 wealthiest people in 2011 came from the tech sector, why are so few of America's most generous philanthropists from that field?
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Key to healthy relationships? Share the chores - New York Daily News

Key to healthy relationships? Share the chores - New York Daily News | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
New York Daily NewsKey to healthy relationships?
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Private medical insurance news: Bring back the lunch break

Bring back the lunch break: Get the latest private medical insurance news from Private Healthcare UK...
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A Natural Approach to Mental Wellness (revised edition April 2011) by Gregg Krech [TIP7316] - $10.00 : The ToDo Bookstore, Natural Alternatives for Mental Wellness

A Natural Approach to Mental Wellness (revised edition April 2011) by Gregg Krech [TIP7316] - $10.00 : The ToDo Bookstore, Natural Alternatives for Mental Wellness | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
The ToDo Bookstore A Natural Approach to Mental Wellness (revised edition April 2011) by Gregg Krech [TIP7316] - Paperback: 140 pages Publisher: ToDo Institute (April 2011) ISBN-13: 978-0982427316 Product Dimensions: 5.0 x 8.0 inches If you are looking...
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Mapping Toronto's Wellbeing - Torontoist

Mapping Toronto's Wellbeing - Torontoist | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
TorontoistMapping Toronto's WellbeingTorontoistLast week, the City of Toronto launched the beta version of Wellbeing Toronto, a brand new website that lets users map and compare social, civic, and economic indicators, and rank the results by...
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Women urged to be philanthropists - Ottawa Citizen

Women urged to be philanthropists - Ottawa Citizen | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
Women urged to be philanthropistsOttawa CitizenDisney spoke in Ottawa on Thursday as part of a panel discussion of women and philanthropy.
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The Slim Data Diet: How To Think Yourself Healthy

The Slim Data Diet: How To Think Yourself Healthy | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
If you're fed up of diets that don't work in the long-term, you can relax – working in tune with your brain and digestive system enables you to shed weight without even trying...Read More...
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HumanaVitality puts focus on rewards for healthy behavior - Related Stories - AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

HumanaVitality puts focus on rewards for healthy behavior - Related Stories - AHIP Wellness SmartBrief | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
The rewards-based wellness initiative HumanaVitality launched this week, focusing on wellness education and encouraging people to adopt healthy lifestyles.
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8 Common Stretching Mistakes

8 Common Stretching Mistakes | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
Stretching is a key factor in keeping your muscles loose for exercise and preventing injuries. But are you stretching the right way? We asked the experts to find the most common stretching mistakes people make -- and how to correct them.Read More...
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New Ways to Get Insights from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index

New Ways to Get Insights from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it

WASHINGTON & NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jun 18, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gallup and Healthways are now offering new ways to access data and insights from the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index(R) (WBI), the first and only daily assessment of U.S. residents' health and well-being. Launched in January 2008, the WBI database has amassed more than 1.3 million surveys of Americans and adds 1,000 new interviews each day.

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Poor Wellbeing Is Killing Your Business

Poor Wellbeing Is Killing Your Business | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
What does your employees' wellbeing have to do with your company's performance? Plenty. There are five distinct, interrelated elements of wellbeing, and all of them affect the bottom line.
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How to Help Someone with Depression: Show You Care - Vol. 146, April 27, 2012

How to Help Someone with Depression: Show You Care - Vol. 146, April 27, 2012 | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
We all need to know that we matter to our friends and family and yet I find it interesting that most people haven’t a...
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Finances of top California pot club revealed in documents - North County Times

Finances of top California pot club revealed in documents - North County Times | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
Finances of top California pot club revealed in documentsNorth County TimesAt the peak of California's pot boom in 2009, one of the state's largest medical marijuana dispensaries recorded more than $15 million in sales to thousands of ...and more »...
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The Impact of Technology on Healthy Behavior Change: Is Positive ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine

The Impact of Technology on Healthy Behavior Change: Is Positive ... - Virtual-Strategy Magazine | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
The Impact of Technology on Healthy Behavior Change: Is Positive ...Virtual-Strategy MagazineRetrofit CEO Jeff Hyman will discuss how a holistic approach to weight loss can deliver results to help combat America's growing obesity epidemic at Techweek...
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Suza Scalora: What it Means to Really Love You

Suza Scalora: What it Means to Really Love You | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
How many of us routinely berate, criticize, judge or blame ourselves? A good question to ask yourself: Would you be friends with someone who speaks to you in the way your negative thoughts chatter to you?
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In US, Government Jobs Pay in Wellbeing - Gallup.com

In US, Government Jobs Pay in Wellbeing - Gallup.com | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
In US, Government Jobs Pay in WellbeingGallup.comWASHINGTON, DC -- Employees of federal, state, and local government agencies enjoy somewhat higher overall wellbeing than US nongovernment workers.
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Charities Explore Potential of Google+ Social Network - Social Philanthropy - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

Charities Explore Potential of Google+ Social Network - Social Philanthropy - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
RT @HaasJrFund : MT @NicoleCOP: Nonprofits are exploring the potential of Google+.
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Ask the Readers: But HOW Do You Track Every Penny You Spend?

It’s tough to dig out of debt (or make other changes to your spending habits) if you don’t know where your money goes. I tried for years to turn things around, but was unsuccessful until I started tracking every penny I spent.
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GravityEight is a well-being web site that features a dashboard that allows you to track how much balance you have in your life in eight essential areas, from fitness to spiritualty.

GravityEight is a well-being web site that features a dashboard that allows you to track how much balance you have in your life in eight essential areas, from fitness to spiritualty. | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
Some things you should know about me as the curator of this wellbeing site. My paying work includes writer, journalist, public relations strategist, and creative communications problem solver.

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(One of my technology clients is Marin-based GravityEight, a startup company that is fast evolving as a leader in the online consumer wellbeing sphere. Check it out. Take the online wellbeing assessment.)
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How Viagra Affects Women's Health

How Viagra Affects Women's Health | Wellbeing Trends | Scoop.it
By Judith Newman for PreventionBe careful what you wish for, I think as my husband reaches again for his new toy. Tragically, it's not a Ferrari or the latest Mac laptop -- although it certainly is an object he considers upgraded.
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