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This tiny digestive tracker can tell what food gives you gas

One of my favorite things to eat is cheese and egg on a bagel. But while it's delicious, let's just say that afterward we don't get along so well. Is it the egg? The cheese? I could go to the doctor and find out which and why, but the testing process is long and expensive and still might not turn …

Molecular Biology

Twelve ways to get healthier right now

Illustrations by Joren Cull for The Globe and Mail<p>Get out the calendar<p>Forget New Year’s resolutions. Let’s start a new tradition: monthly goals. Old habits die hard. So why not break your big objective into smaller, more manageable pieces? Aim to change one little thing each month. You could start …

This couple want to enjoy retirement – and get over their fear of investing

Patsy and Devon live in a mortgage-free home in the Maritimes. He is 60 and collecting disability benefits. She is 61 and wants to retire from her government job by the end of next year. They have two grown children.<p>Their big problem seems to be investing. They want to manage their own investments …

Botox-maker Allergan just struck another billion-dollar deal

The company on Monday said it's acquiring the rights to a drug to treat Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis for as much as $1.27 billion. The drug is still in development, so Allergan is only paying $250 million now, but it'll owe AstraZeneca more as it hits certain milestones.<p>With this deal, …

Biotechnology

This bizarre $15,000 electric car could transform your commute

A new all-electric car just hit the market, but it looks a little different than other electric cars you can buy.<p>Made by the Canadian company Electra Meccanica, the 2017 Solo car boasts three wheels instead of four and is built for just one passenger, hence its name, Solo.<p>The car is not aimed at …

Laid-off couple: 'Can we retire now? Can we stay retired?'

When they bought their seasonal dwelling on a small lake in 1987, Betty and Blair's dream was to sell their suburban house and retire to cottage country once they stopped working. Well, that day came sooner than they expected. However, everything worked out fine just the same, thanks to soaring …

Couple with high incomes need tighter budgeting to meet their goals

Rose and Ron are feeling squeezed financially despite their high income. Ron, who will be 37 this year, makes $120,000 a year in marketing, while Rose, who will be 40, earns $175,000 working in the health-care field. But they want to renovate their basement and send their children to summer camp. …

Insulin Prices Are Skyrocketing, Too

It's not just EpiPens that are getting too expensive for patients.<p>The EpiPen isn’t the only life-saving medication that has experienced egregious …

This Suburban Dad Positioned His One-Man Business To Break $2 Million This Year

Not many people break $1 million in a one-person business. Laszlo Nadler, whose startup appeared in this blog last year, blasted through that milestone in 2015. This year, the father-of-two, based in East Brunswick, N.J., is on track to break $2 million at his Amazon store Tools4Wisdom—and still …

Customer Service

This Is Where Most People Drop the Ball in Business

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

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Tesla Motors, Inc. Is Nudging Model X Reservation Holders to Confirm Their Orders

"Meet Model X" event. Image source: Author.<p>At last count, <b>Tesla Motors</b> had a Model X order backlog of around 35,000 units. The company only delivered about 200 in the fourth quarter, and has been slowly ramping up production and deliveries. Meanwhile, the "Meet Model X" tour has started to make the …

Tesla

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How different nationalities spend their money

What you spend your disposable income on depends largely on where you are from, according to a new Eurostat report.<p>For Russians, the bulk of the monthly income goes on food, alcohol and tobacco. In the United States, healthcare is the biggest expenditure. In Japan, housing costs just over a quarter …

51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs, some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

Some of the best — and nastiest — jabs from Comedy Central’s roast of Justin Bieber

CULVER CITY, Calif. — Justin Bieber really wants you to like him again. After being the butt of the joke for hours during the taping of his Comedy …

The 5 Daily Rituals That Will Make You Happy

You know what percentage of people are really happy? Not “oh, life is pretty good”, I mean people who are <i>flourishing</i>. They feel their lives are …

2015: Montblanc Just Got Smarter

Montblanc starts the New Year with a smart move: just two hours into 2015, the brand unveiled the new Montblanc Timewalker Urban Speed e-Strap watch line.<p>Mind you, since Jerome Lambert (previously CEO of Jaeger-LeCoultre) took over the helm of Montblanc in late 2013, we have seen many great …