Mental Health

Is Religion Healthy
We wouldn’t touch most religious debates with a 10-foot pole. But here’s a question we can get behind: Is being religious good for your health?
Holistic happiness coach Jennifer Kass outlines how we're thinking about happiness in all the wrong ways, and offers practical guidance for cultivating lasting happiness.
GUEST POST: Certified Life Coach Ran Zilca outlines five reasons why working with a life coach can transform your relationship to yourself, highlight your life's priorities, and help you to create a meaningful, fulfilling life.
Ready to feel a little happier? Let artist Meghan Coleman take you on a whimsical journey through a kingdom filled with balloon creatures of all shapes and forms — just looking at them is guaranteed to increase your Happiness Quotient!
Cold (or hot) enough for ya? Whether you're freezing in the U.S. or sweltering in Australia, we've rounded up five places that are hands down hotter than where you are now. Let them give you hope that warmth is on the way (or at least make you grateful that you aren't as hot as they are).

Time to stock up on olives and merlot! The latest findings prove that the Mediterranean diet may boost happiness and health.


Chatty Cathys may be happier than their silent peers.

At many points in their lives, most women (and some men) will experience street harassment. In order to create a culture in which everyone feels comfortable in their bodies, we need to start acknowledging that harassment happens (like, all the time). Here’s how we can do that.
Ready to feel a little happier? In honor of Movember, we've rounded up five amazing mustaches guaranteed to increase your Happiness Quotient.
Ready to feel a little happier? From a room made entirely of chocolate, to an app that lets you track your happiness, to the story of a little boy reunited with his stuffed bunny, we've rounded up five links from around the web certain to boost your happiness quotient.
GUEST POST: Jennifer Kass outlines how to know if you're not setting healthy boundaries in a relationship, plus three crucial steps for becoming your own best advocate.
Ready to feel a little happier? We've rounded up five festive photos of cities ringing in the new year around the world. Happy 2014!