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Walter Jacobson, M.D.

How To Overcome Feelings Related To Betrayal

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 4, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, anger, betrayal, forgiveness, judgment, love, trust

The best way to overcome feelings related to betrayal is to recognize that harboring negative feelings towards others, regardless of how they have behaved, is a betrayal of yourself, your Higher Self, your Spirit, your Soul. It is our mission...

J Morris Hicks

Proselytizing. No fun for anyone -- some simple guidelines

J Morris Hicks | December 2, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: proselytizing diet

Last week, a reader posted a personal account of a recent visit with her meat-eating family in Iowa. It turned out to be a depressing experience for her, prompting her to opt out of the next family gathering to...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Do You Have The Life That You Want and Does Depression Have Anything To Do With It?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 30, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: depression, happiness, relationships, self-actualization, success

People often say they are too depressed to do the things they want to do. But sometimes it's because they haven't done the things they want to do and have allowed their lives to stagnate that depression begins and gradually...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

The Problem With Thanksgiving

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 24, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: birthdays, Christmas, gratitude, holidays, love, service to others, Thanksgiving

The problem with Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, Valentine's Day, Mother's Day, Father's Day, birthdays, etc. is that we go out of our way on these particular days to be considerate, loving and grateful. And then the next day we revert back...

Benjamin Eksouzian

How I Reversed My Diabetes Eating Potatoes

Benjamin Eksouzian | November 24, 2011 | Food, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: diabetes, vegan, weight-loss

  IN THE BEGINNING THERE WAS AN ARMENIAN AND A PIZZA... I have been in the food business since I can remember. My first stab at it was at Rico's pizza in San Jose, California when I was 14....

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Hate The Sin, Not The Sinner. Love The Message, Not The Messenger

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 23, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, charity, compassion, forgiveness, generosity, grace, love, religion

The problem with many people who profess to be devout worshipers of their religion, whatever it might be, is that they fanatically and zealously worship their God, their Guru, their whatever, but don't worship the message. They don't apply the...

Gail Davis

Book Review: The Vegan Slow Cooker by Kathy Hester

Gail Davis | November 20, 2011 | Food, Green, Health, Lifestyle

Read More: book review, crock pot, Gail Davis, Kathy Hester, The Vegan Slow Cooker

I was bubbling with anticipation for the release of my friend, Kathy Hester's first book, The Vegan Slow Cooker: Simply Set It and Go with 150 Recipes for Intensely Flavorful, Fuss-Free Fare Everyone (Vegan or Not!) Will Devour. You may wonder...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Go Forth Today and Do Something Different

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 13, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: choices, procrastination, self-fulfillment, self-sabotage, taking action

There are so many things we put off for another day. Take a moment today to think about these things. Decide to put at least one of these things into action today. Consider the possibility that when you surprise yourself...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Judging A Book By Its Cover - The Importance of Balance

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 12, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: balance, judgment, priorities, self-sabotage, success

It's important to put your best foot forward but it's also important to maintain balance which sometimes might demand that we simply put a foot forward, whether it be the best one or not, while attending to other equally important...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Keep Your Mind Focused On The Objective: Forgiveness, Acceptance & Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 9, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, ego, forgviness, inner critic, love, mind control, vigilance

The key to success is keeping your mind focused on the goal which is forgiveness, acceptance and love. The key is to not let the voice of ego and negativity influence our consciousness and derail us. SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH...

J Morris Hicks

Holiday Eating. Gaining weight or losing? It's your choice.

J Morris Hicks | November 8, 2011 | Health, Lifestyle

Read More: effortless permanent weight-loss

  Today (11-8-11) -- the ideal time to begin your quest for vibrant health. Once again, Dr. Greger has provided us with a close look at a scientific report on the topic of BMI scores that are associated with various...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Love Ye One Another? - Easier Said Than Done

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | November 6, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, anger, forgiveness, love, terrorism, victimization

It's not easy to forgive. Many of us wonder why we should even bother. Many of us are so filled with rage and indignation over all the terrorism, victimization and attack all around us, the thought of turning the other...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Why Wait Any Longer For Your Life To Begin?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 30, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: creativity, efficiency, forgiveness, happiness, productivity, success

Why sit around waiting for something to happen that you can react to? Why not make something happen and then react to the reactions that your actions generate? As Bob Dylan once wrote, "Why wait any longer for your world...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

If You Build It, He Will Come - (Day 73 Forgiveness Diet Mentoring)

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 29, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: Field of Dreams, Forgiveness, Happiness, Inner Peace, Law of Attraction, Success

If you build your internal field of integrity, if you get your own house in order, if you release your judgments and unforgiveness, if you focus on gratitude and acceptance, inner peace will come to you, joy will come to...

Gail Davis

Book Review: Vegan Diner by Julie Hasson

Gail Davis | October 25, 2011 | Food, Green, Lifestyle

Read More: Book review, Gail Davis, Julie Hasson, Vegan Diner

When I was growing up in the neighborhood of Long Island City/Astoria, in the borough of Queens, in the city of New York, I couldn't wait for Friday nights after dancing school, because that was when my mom would take...

Janice Stanger, PhD

A Place Where It's Normal To Dump Sand In Your Engine

Janice Stanger, PhD | October 22, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: medical costs, whole foods plant-based diet

The Land of Sandy Autos: A Fable People in the Land of Sandy Autos (LSA) start each morning taking care of their cars. The usual routine, which 99% of men and women embrace, is to mix a teaspoon of sand...

Meet The Shannons

NYC gets Vegucated!

Meet The Shannons | October 20, 2011 | Animals, Celebrities, Food, Lifestyle

Read More: activism, Bizzaro Cartoons, documentary, education, events, factory farming, Girlie Girl Army, movies, New York City, outreach, vegan

It's a scientific fact that for centuries, New York City has attracted a higher percentage of the most talented and creative people in the world than the original York (or as some might call it, Old York City). When we moved...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Forgiveness Is Just Another Word For Nothing Left To Lose ?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 16, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: forgive, forgiveness, meek shall inherit the earth, survival of the fitteest

Forgiveness is not something that you should put off for a rainy day. Forgiveness is not something you should try after you've tried everything else. Forgiveness should be at the top of your priority list of things to do each...

Jess Parsons

15 years vegan - Food++

Jess Parsons | October 15, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: dr mcdougall, food shortages, plant based diet, vegan

Going vegan means avoiding animal foods and other animal products.  But it doesn't stop there.  This change changes you.I went on a vegan diet for my health (translated: "to lose weight") - these days that's called a plant-based diet. ...

Walter Jacobson, M.D.

Does The Law of Attraction Ever Not Work?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | October 15, 2011 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: forgiveness, happiness, Law of Attraction, self sabotage, success

I often hear people complain that the law of attraction doesn't work. It's not true. Just because you consciously want a specific outcome and you don't get it doesn't mean that the law of attraction has failed you. If, at...