Posts Tagged ‘Friends’

Friends Put a New Spin on Technology

Wednesday, September 15, 2010 9:17 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Turning to friends for online information is the hot topic within the Web world, and in Monday’s New York Times Technology and Business section, Jenna Wortham writes about how “Search Takes a Social Turn.”
Online sites are taking notice of what people like.  Web companies are trying to make searching online […]

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3 Ways to Boost Your Health: Meditate, Connect With Friends & Smile

Saturday, September 19, 2009 13:10 No Comments

3 Simple Things to Boost Your Health
By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

1.  Meditate
You may feel that you need to be in a lotus pose or in a spa like environment to gain the benefits of mediation, but truth is you can be anywhere.
You can meditate while waiting in line at the post office, in a […]

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Happiness: It’s Contagious

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 8:01 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
If you’re happy chances are your friends will be happy and their friends will be happy… and so on and so on and so on.
When was the last time you felt really happy? Maybe it was this morning, yesterday or last week. Those feelings of joy, cheer, elation, euphoria or […]

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