well-being

2.19.17

The Scandinavian hygge lifestyle is taking the world by storm

Hygge is a Danish term defined as “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” In the past year, this concept of Scandinavian coziness has made inroads with an international audience.

11.26.15

What Ayahuasca Taught Me About Taking Care of My Health

A case for psychosomatic medicine.

5.18.15

Why Big Businesses Are So Concerned with Quantifying Our Emotions

A chat with William Davies, author of "The Happiness Industry," a book that looks at why governments, media companies, and marketeers have an increasing interest in our wellbeing.