Focus on the Concrete: Coping with Cancer

Having lost a breast to an advanced stage cancer, and while undergoing treatments that often left her too weak to get up, this survivor decided to set her priority. And that is her hair, or, rather, headpieces. An uplifting testimony on coping with cancer.
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Eat Less, Move More: The No-Fad Diet

In every forum, there’s always someone who dominates the discussion and over-share things. At a weight-loss support group that I attended, it was a thirty-something former model who poured her entire life story, even though our mentor only asked what we had for dinner the night before.
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Let’s Talk About Sex…, Says Mom

I was expecting a sentimental moment when I was about to leave my mother for another country, thousands of miles away, for college. But instead of words of wisdom, goodbye tears and warm hugs, she handed me a pack of condoms inside a cassette box. It was, well, awkward, but not out of character. I smiled politely and looked away.
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Starting Ballet After Two Kids

For many people, exercising is another excuse for socializing. That’s why people are drawn to trendy sports, because being with other people helps being motivated to stay in shape.
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