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Weight Loss 

Why We must stop ignoring the psychology of weight loss: Alisa Anokhina at TEDxUCL

We must stop ignoring the psychology of weight loss So we’ve just had a talk about nourishing the soul. So I think it’s fitting that I now talk about nourishing the body. So, in particular, I want to talk to you about a sentence which you might have said yourself at some point or you’ve heard someone else say. And the sentence is this: “Losing weight is easy, just eat less and exercise more.” And you see this in the media a lot. So, it’ll come up as a sarcastic…

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The Virtues of Gossip: Richard Weiner at TEDxMiami

The Virtues of Gossip I have some gossips to tell you. If you love gossip, raise your hand.  Excellent!  I am here to discuss the virtues of gossip.  Do you think most gossip is nonsense? Do you think gossip is an original sin? Do you think gossip is harmful and hostile? Do you think the subject of gossip is mostly celebrities?   If your answer is yes, I will wait to destroy the common myths about gossip. Yes i know the main religions both prohibit or discourage gossip. Paradoxically, almost everyone…

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