Reduce Cancer Pain & Fatigue? Research Says Try a Dose of Optimism

Cancer is a feared disease that can cause serious pain and fatigue in many people. A recent US research project on reducing pain and fatigue in cancer patients has revealed that a bright outlook truly does have a tangible benefit. … Continue reading

How to Recover From Holiday Stress or even Depression

If you’re suffering from holiday stress or even depression, try watching this video without smiling, laughing, and feeling better. It’s a common problem. The holidays roll around and another year has passed us by. We think about departed friends and … Continue reading

Christmas Shopping Stress Got You Down? Here are Five Last Minute Funny and Inspiring Gift Ideas for the Holidays

If you are among the many last minute holiday shoppers dreading a trip to your local big box store, and facing long lines is at the top of your must miss Christmas list, here’s some fun items you might want … Continue reading

Xmas Rip Off! Does Your Santa Need Rehabilitation?

Is Christmas being exploited? Has your Santa gone to the dark side?  Does he require rehabilitation from his selfish ways?  This year Christmas is all about giving and in “Bad Santa” a selfish St. Nick learns that, while it is … Continue reading

Winter Blues, Frozen Economy? Stay Jamaican Cool In The Great White North.

Here’s a winter sports story that will inspire you if you’re facing a problem with impossible odds, unfriendly locals, and a totally new environment. “Cool Runnings” is based on the true story of the first Jamaican bobsled team to try … Continue reading

Mumbai Doc Teaches “Happy Chemicals” of Laughter To Comedian John Cleese.

In this week following the terrorist attacks in Mumbai, let’s not forget that Mumbai is also the home of Laughter Yoga.   The people of this city have been demonstrating that they will not be intimidated, by going about their lives … Continue reading

Cancer? How Humor Helped Dina Heal Her Tumor.

I (Susan) recently interviewed Dina Ferreira, a very attractive woman in her forties from Brazil, for my upcoming Inspirational Comedy book which explores the healing benefits of humor, laughter, fun and play.  She was diagnosed with an extremely serious form … Continue reading