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Without loving acts, loving words are meaningless.

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | July 6, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: compassion, consideration, effective communication, forgive to win, love, personal development, relationships, self help, walter e jacobson

Talk is cheap. Talk is easy. Walking the talk? Not so much so. And yet massively more important, critically important to satisfying and sustainable relationships. If you care for someone, it's nice to tell them but more important that you......

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Listen before you think. Think before you speak.

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | July 4, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: effective communication, forgive to win, happiness, personal development, relationships, self help, success, walter e jacobson

Oftentimes we are thinking of a response to someone before they have even finished talking. This isn't really listening because this does not allow for subtext to be "heard." So your communication is flawed. Best to listen before you think......

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How To Succeed

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | June 16, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: career, happiness, how to succeed, money, personal development, relationships, self help, self improvement, success, successful, walter e jacobson

Want to succeed? Want to have successful relationships? A successful career. A healthy bank account? A healthy body? A happy mind? If so, then: Tighten up. Lighten up. Enlighten up. SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH VIDEO ......

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Red Flags Be Damned! Full Steam Ahead!

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | May 14, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: denial, forgiveness, happiness, healthy choices, red flags, relationships, self help, self sabotage

Most of us are so desperate for relationships to happen in our lives, when red flags appear that suggest there might be trouble in paradise, we ignore them, overlook them, tell ourselves they won't be a problem. But they usually......

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Everybody Needs Anger Management

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | May 13, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: anger management, forgiveness, happiness, judgment, personal development, relationships, resentments, self help, walter e jacobson

Anger is a much abused emotion. It serves a good purpose when it alerts us to the possibility of danger so that we can mobilize our energy. Fight or flight. But long after it has served this purpose as a......

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Forgive Others Unconditionally and Without Exception

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | April 2, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, forgive to win, forgiveness, happiness, positive psychology, relationships, self help, unconditional love, walter jacobson md

The true self-healing power of forgiveness requires that we put no conditions on our forgiveness and we make no exceptions. This means we forgive others regardless of whether or not they apologize or make amends or are nice to us.......

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Express Your Love To Your Loved Ones

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | April 1, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: blessings, communication, forgive to win, gratitude, love, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self help, walter jacobson md

We tend to take our loved ones for granted. We don't treat them as well as we should. We are oftentimes angry and irritable with them. We are oftentimes selfish, rude, sarcastic and unloving. Best we stop behaving in these......

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End Self-Sabotage -- Read Carefully - Listen Carefully -- Think Carefully

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 23, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: cess, end self sabotaging behaviors, happiness, pay attention, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self help, self improvement, self-actualization

Want to stop sabotaging yourself? Take your time and read carefully. Stop whatever else you're doing and listen carefully. And think carefully: Consider all options and consequences before speaking and taking other actions. SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH VIDEO ......

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Laugh More -- Be Happier. Live Longer.

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 22, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: happiness, health, laughter, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self help, success

Laughter is healing. It's one of the best medicines out there. It generates endorphins and makes one feel happier. It can strengthen the immune system and help combat illnesses. It can improve the quality of relationships.SCROLL DOWN TO WATCH VIDEO......

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Would You Rather Be Right or Happy?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 18, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: effective communication, forgiveness, happiness, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self help, success

If you want to insist you're right you may win an argument but you will likely lose the relationship. Better to let most things slide, not insist that others capitulate to your will or your viewpoint, let it be, and......

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Making the Most of a Bad Relationship

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 12, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: acceptance, compassion, forgiveness, happiness, love, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self help, tolerance

If you are in a bad relationship and have decided to stay there, then instead of co-existing with your partner in a perpetual state of anger and angst, find a way to accept, tolerate and forgive. You'll both be a......

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The Self-Sabotaging Behavior of Denial

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 8, 2014 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, denial, forgiveness, happiness, personal development, relationships, self help, self sabotaging behaviors, success

Most people have a variety of self-sabotaging behaviors that prevent them from manifesting the life that they want. The first step in overcoming self-sabotaging behaviors is to first recognize them. One of the most powerful self-sabotaging behaviors is denial. Denial......

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Denial Can Be Hazardous To Your Happiness, Health, Relationships & Success

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | February 15, 2014 | Lifestyle, Video

Read More: effective communication, happiness, health, law of attraction, personal development, relationships, self help, success

Denial is a unconscious psychological device that people use to avoid dealing with reality, to avoid dealing with facts about themselves that they prefer not to look at or acknowledge. The problem is that when the things we are denying......

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Love Never Fails

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | December 5, 2012 | Lifestyle

Read More: effective communication, emotional baggage, forgiveness, happiness, love, relationships

A former patient of mine thanked me recently for helping her develop tools to communicate more effectively with her husband and resolve the difficulties in their relationship. She mentioned that they still have their ups and downs, but she is......

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Food Fight! - Overcoming the Social Dogma of Going Veg

Dustin Rudolph, PharmD | June 27, 2012 | Health

Read More: dining out, going veg, plant-based diet, relationships, social pressure, vegan, vegetarian

Being different isn't always easy and so goes the life of those who choose to be vegetarian or vegan. The choice of what one eats is very personal. Every single time one of us puts something in our mouth there's......

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Purpose. Passion. Practice. Persistence. Step Up To The Plate And Take Your Best Shot

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | January 4, 2012 | Lifestyle

Read More: forgiveness, happiness, inner peace, prosperity, relationships, self-fulfillment, self-help, success

Many people are afraid to go after their dreams, to take action, to implement.... out of fear that they will fail, look stupid, feel shamed, and have to acknowledge that they weren't good enough... Bottom line: You won't know if......

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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......

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Everything is Love or a Call For Love

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 2, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: A Course In Miracles, forgiveness, love, personal development, positive psychology, relationships, self improvement, Spirituality

When you have difficulty forgiving, keep in mind that the underlying reason people attack us is because of fear and insecurity, and that what they are really doing is calling out for love. If you can appreciate this and rise......

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What Can Planned Parenthood and Immigration Reform Teach Us About Our Personal Relationships?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | May 15, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, relationships, self-esteem, truth

In April, Senator Jon Kyl lied to the United States Senate and the American people when he said, “If you want an abortion, you go to Planned Parenthood, and that's well over 90 percent of what Planned Parenthood does." The......

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What Can Gadhafi Teach Us About Our Personal Relationships?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 29, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: divorce, happiness, marriage, relationships, self help

It is only a matter of time before Gadhafi leaves Libya. History provides many examples of the United States destroying dictators they were once in bed with when it becomes their best interest to do so. And yet Gadhafi stays.......

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The Law of Distraction

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | March 20, 2011 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, happiness, relationships, self help, soymilk, success

The Law of Distraction isn’t complicated: The more distracted we are, the less effective we are with our work, our goals, our relationships and our physical well-being. The less attention we pay to details, the greater the potential for mistakes,......

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What Can President Obama's "Change You Can Believe In" Teach Us About Our Personal Relationships?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 29, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: change, President Obama, promises, relationships, trust

President Obama's approval ratings have dropped substantially. The reason is not complicated. He promised to make a lot of changes and didn't. Trust has been broken. The relationship he had with the people who voted for him has been broken.......

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Picking Fights In Politics & Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 12, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: anger, communication, marriage, politics, reconciliation, relationships, resentments

In politics, people don't play fair. When we don't like a politician, we will find any excuse to attack the person. We will use anything that person says or does as an opportunity to vilify or blame them in some......

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Maximizing Estimable Acts We Do For Others To Strengthen Our Relationships

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | September 4, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: communication, estimable acts, favors, generosity, relationships, self-help

When we are doing somebody a favor, it's best we do it graciously. It's best we don't make them feel like they are burdening us or that they are a nuisance because when we do this we are essentially shooting......

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What Can We Learn From the Mosque vs Ground Zero Debacle?

Walter Jacobson, M.D. | August 25, 2010 | Lifestyle

Read More: anger, Ground Zero, hate, intolerance, mosque, relationships, right, tolerance

A majority of those who are against the building of the mosque near Ground Zero have moved from reasonable and appropriate dissent and disagreement to bigotry, racism, stereotyping, hatred, and violence in speech if not in action, all of which......

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