After Losing a Child, This Couple Chose to Throw Birthday Parties for Less Fortunate Kids
A couple turns their loss into a celebration for kids who need everything.
A 17-Year-Old Stepped In to Save a Choking Boy When No One Else Could
Tyra Winters was participating in her homecoming parade when she saw a child choking in the crowd.
Why I Stopped Complaining About Quarantine—And You Should Too
Staying at home provided me with a golden opportunity to embrace mindfulness and gratitude.
The New Quarantine Hobby I’m Never Giving Up
From making stained glass to growing sourdough starter, 14 people share their new passions—and some great ideas to fill your...
I’m a Respiratory Therapist—Here’s What I’m Seeing on the Front Lines
Daily life is a roller coaster of worry, hope, and heartbreak.
How My Mother’s Lipstick Ritual Is Bringing Me Strength During Coronavirus
The COVID-19 pandemic has left many in a state of uncertainty. However, I've found solace and strength in my mother's...
12 Titanic Survivors: What Happened to Them Next
That fateful night was the beginning of the rest of their lives—for better or for worse.
I Survived Coronavirus—Here’s What I Want You to Know
I was one of the lucky ones, and, trust me, you don’t want to get this.
Why It’s So Important for Daughters to See Their Parents Working
It's an apprenticeship in resilience.
What Happened When I Tried Flying From Mexico to the U.S. During the Pandemic
Of course, traveling is anything but normal right now. Here’s what you need to know before attempting to make your...
I’m a Therapist. Here’s How I’m Staying Sane During Coronavirus Quarantine.
We're experiencing a mental health crisis in this country right now.
25 Years After the Oklahoma City Bombing, the Stories of Rescue Will Still Bring You to Tears
It has been 25 years since a truck bomb ripped through a federal office building in Oklahoma City. The tales...
A Cop Just Happened to Be in the Right Place at the Right Time to Save a 12-Day-Old Baby’s Life
“Do not let this baby die in front of her mother and grandmother.”
A Man Heard an Elderly Woman Was About to Lose Her House, So He Gave Her the Money to Keep It
When a Detroit man heard a woman was about to lose her house, he opened his heart—and his wallet.
I Stayed in a Bubble in the Jungle to Get Closer to Elephants
On the far northern border of Thailand, there's an enchanted jungle where you can sleep right in the middle of...
I Have Asperger’s—And I Found My Dream Job in Las Vegas
Your biggest challenges can ultimately help you discover your biggest strengths.
Anonymous Donor Writes Check for $55,000 After Reading a Reader’s Digest Article
In one of the Nicest Places in America, high school students lead the way in caring for those in their...
14 Years After a Fatal Diagnosis, This Man Ran His 18th Straight Marathon
After experiencing a slew of potentially deadly heart problems, Randy Lazer always had a new finish line in mind to...
Getting a Second Opinion from a Different Doctor Saved This Man from Potentially Going Partially Bli...
Rushed appointments. Profits over patients. Faulty diagnoses. There are plenty of reasons to worry about medical providers today. A veteran...
His Parachute Got Stuck on the Plane’s Wheel and He Was Suspended in Midair with Little Chance...
Almost 80 years after it unfolded in the sky over San Diego, a nearly impossible rescue mission remains one of...