24LifeVol2Issue4

VOLUME 2, ISSUE 4
JULY/AUGUST 2016

Focus 

Packed with stories that show you how you can shape your focus through movement, nourishment and self-care.

“No need for sight, when you have a vision.”

– Lex Gillette, Medal-Winning U.S. Paralympic Athlete


Game Changers

Can You Hack Your Brain for Better Performance?

Smart drugs and botanicals are gaining attention from proponents and detractors.

Five Triggers for Focus

Focus is a prerequisite to flow.

A Quest to Change the Food Industry for Good

Tom Bilyeu gave up a successful career in the tech world to do something much bigger.

Becoming Legends in “Hands of Stone”

Usher and Édgar Ramírez’s thrilling portrayals of boxing greats Durán and Leonard come down to the mind.

Discover

Brain Exploration

The brain, much like a map of the world is carved into invisible territories. Each area has a responsibility and function: some groups of...

Songs of Summer

Tune up your playlist for the season.

The Introvert’s Survival Guide for Family Vacations

Have you ever felt like you needed a vacation from your vacation? Do family members scold you for bringing along a book? (“You can...

Mindset

Judging Ourselves By Others

What you need to know in Health and Fitness.

Focus Pocus

It’s not a trick of the light — sometimes focus can dim your passion.

Making Friends: It’s Not Just for Kids

Friendships are great for brain health. Here are tips to forge new ones — in the summertime or anytime.

Summer Rituals to Bring in Happiness and Joy

Our brains read some truth into our rituals, which makes them powerful tools for change.

Living Lucid

Mental performance coaching takes the art of meditation to a new level.

Driven to Distraction

Regain your focus in our “attentional economy.”

Movement

Heavy News About Lighter Weight

A new study reported in The New York Times finds that people who lift relatively light weights can build just as much strength and...

Running Helps Your Brain

By working your muscles with a run, you could jump-start changes in the brain that expand your memory and ability to learn, says a...

Focus Your Energy

Greg Wieting demonstrates a movement sequence designed to energize your yoga practice — and bring focus to your day.

A Midsummer Night’s Dance Party

Do these U-Jam co-founder’s moves, and let the groove follow.

Clean Sweep

The lymphatic system clears out a host of “distractions” to good health.

Train Like An Olympian

This Team USA–inspired boot camp will be offered for a limited time only.

The Art of Focus

There’s a smarter way to manage your attention, for better results.

Focus on the Flex with Alex Carneiro

Alex Carneiro’s got a straight-up workout for your chest, arms and back.

Nourishment

Making New Favorites with Plant-Based Milks

Dina Cheney considers the plant-based milks that provide the best flavors and textures for fresh and innovative recipes as well as new takes on...

Iced vs. Hot Coffee: The Buzz Comparison

Drinking an iced coffee on a hot day, but not feeling your usual buzz? You’re not crazy. Other than just the temperature, there is...

Focus on High Returns

Use this concept to make wise choices and change how you feel and perform.

Learn About the New Milks

Plant-based milks offer options that dairy doesn’t.

Regeneration

Move Into Focus

Three regenerative movements bring insights into your body.

Know Thy Neighbor

Community brings happiness, a greater sense of security and true safety.

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

Pick up a pen — it’s good for your brain as well as your soul.

Better Sleep, By Design

Top-rated podcaster and author Shawn Stevenson shares his inspiring journey to a healthy life – through sleep.

Rock Your Hike at These Popular Parks

Top Must-Visit National Parks.