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Announcing the GOOD Wellness Project

How our choices help our bodies thrive.

A Message from Our Friends at Walgreens + Vitamin Angels:

Hey GOOD Readers,

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Up from the Ashes: Fire Chief John Fahy’s Transformational Journey

The inspiring story of one man's loss and how he channeled that into a career saving lives.

Tragedy can strike at any moment, and often does so without warning. A catastrophic event can shake us, rock the foundation of our lives, and either cripple us or push us forward to rebuild and restore from the broken fragments. Such a tragedy befell 31-year-old John Fahy, Chief of the Point Breeze Volunteer Fire Department in Breezy Point, Queens, but he emerged from it determined to fight to prevent such traumas for others. To acknowledge and celebrate Fire Prevention Month, GOOD is partnering with Nest to share the personal stories of the Point Breeze Volunteer Fire Department. Here, we take a look at the life of John Fahy; his firehouse, what motivated him to become a volunteer firefighter, and the daily struggles and triumphs of his profession.

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On World Toilet Day, Let's Talk About Global Sanitation

While we can all crack a good potty joke on World Toilet Day, we should also take some time to think about the 2.5 billion people worldwide that lack access to adequate sanitation.

November 19 is World Toilet Day. Yes there’s a day to think about toilets, or a lack thereof, around the world.

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Digital Makeover: Send an Analog Email (AKA a Letter) #30DaysofGOOD

Sit down with a pen and paper and handwrite a message to a friend or family member.

30 Days of GOOD (#30DaysofGOOD) is our monthly attempt to live better. This month we're focused on improving the way we use technology.

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Digital Makeover: Track Your Time Online #30DaysofGOOD

Gather information about what you do when you're online and you'll be better equipped to eliminate bad habits and stop unintentionally wasting time.

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Back to School: More Learning Resources #30DaysofGOOD

We've made it to the end of this month's 30 Days of GOOD challenge. Here are some ideas for continuing your "always learning" habit.

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