It's monsoon season in Tucson - be sure to check out the Serenity Cam to see some amazing sunrises and sunsets I've worked at Sierra Tucson for over 16 years and hearing from you never gets old. Your stories continue to remind me that life doesn't stop delivering its trials and tribulations; it is how you choose to respond that matters most. I've found that those who do not take their recovery for granted have a more graceful approach to life; I believe their secret is "awe." They don't wait for yearly anniversaries to recognize accomplishments; they choose to live in awe by embracing the miracles of the moment. Many years ago, I shared my experience in "Beyond the Miracle" of how a little girl I encountered embraced the miracle of the moment:…
What Makes Romantic Partners Compatible?
By Helen Fisher - Psychologists have determined that men and women tend to fall in love with individuals from the same ethnic and socioeconomic background; with those of a similar level of intelligence, education and physical attractiveness. But how two individual personalities match up remains unknown. My work investigates the biology of personality, and how it determines compatibility.
Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse but the rest of the world isn’t listening
It’s a little before three on a sunny Friday afternoon and Laugardalur Park, near central Reykjavik, looks practically deserted. There’s an occasional adult with a pushchair, but the pa
How you can help prevent TBI — Human Performance Resource Center
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a condition that can result from experiencing a blow or a jolt to the...
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…