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Dog Rehoming: When Is It the Right Decision?

There are a number of sad but legitimate reasons for giving a dog up. If it must be done, protect everyone involved by taking these steps.<p><i>[Updated</i> …

Pets

Common Fears and Phobias in Dogs and How to Help Treat Them

For some dog owners, Fourth of July might signal a stressful day of fireworks, crowds, and fearful canine companions. If your pup is afraid of loud …

Dogs

Tweeting Oncologist Draws Ire And Admiration For Calling Out Hype

New advances in medicine also tend to come with a hefty dose of hype. Yes, some new cancer drugs in the hot field of precision medicine, which takes into account variables for individual patients, have worked remarkably well for some patients. But while many patients clamor for them, they aren't …

Cancer

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

A Careful Walk-Through of Your Pet’s Final Days (and After)

Often a pet’s death comes not independently, but with assistance.<p>“At the end, the vet came and put Ivan to sleep in my backyard under the apple …

Pets

How to Disagree with Someone More Powerful than You

Your boss proposes a new initiative you think won’t work. Your senior colleague outlines a project timeline you think is unrealistic. What do you say when you disagree with someone who has more power than you do? How do you decide whether it’s worth speaking up? And if you do, what exactly should …

Leadership

The 4 words far too many people forget to say in interviews

Job searching can feel like a job in and of itself sometimes. Between countless hours scrolling through job listings, perfecting your LinkedIn …

Employment

3 crucial skills for leading without authority

With flatter management structures, increased outsourcing, the move toward collaborative cultures, and the ongoing formation of cross-functional …

Body Language

This Post About Why You Should Follow A Service Dog If It Approaches You Is Going Viral For A Vital Reason

Most dog lovers are cognizant of the etiquette one must have around service dogs. Where you might ask a typical dog's owner if you can approach the …

Pets

How Often You Should Wash Your Sheets (And How to Get Them Really Clean)

There’s no hard-and-fast rule about how often to change bedsheets, but it’s generally good to do so once a week. Given that you spend hours every …

Cleaning

When You Start a New Job, Pay Attention to These 5 Aspects of Company Culture

When you join an organization, you have a short window of time to adapt to its culture. It’s the old 90-day rule. And we know too many talented individuals who have stumbled in their new company because they failed to read the cultural tea leaves. This happens because most organizations don’t …

Management

The most important skill nobody taught you

Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability.<p>This work, however, would influence more than just the realm of the natural sciences. Many fields that we now classify under the heading of social …

Consciousness

Your Career Depends On Split-Second Decisions People Make About Your Appearance

You gotta love any conference speaker who begins her mid-afternoon session with a challenge to uncover your own unconscious workplace biases. That’s …

14 Men’s Health Symptoms to Never Ignore

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month and, unfortunately, many men ignore symptoms that they should take more seriously. Here are the ones that can be …

20 Books As Inspiring As A TEDTalk — According To The People Who Give The Talks

Want to spend your vacation working on self-improvement and -enrichment? There are 20 books TED speakers want you to read this summer, and I've got …

Books

32 Stunning Engagement Rings Under $500

Because you knew they were the one when they ~proposed~ you both spend a little less on a little ring.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in</b> …

Firefighters Are Warning Parents About the Little-Known Dangers of Outdoor Water Hoses

It’s a garden tool that seems pretty harmless, but firefighters say it can actually do a lot of damage: the outdoor water hose.<p>How? As it turns out, …

Make Room for Balsamic Grilled Mushrooms Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

There’s a Dark Side to Emotional Intelligence. Here’s How to Protect Yourself

When Daniel Goleman published the book <i>Emotional Intelligence</i> in 1995, few had heard of the term. In academic circles, it was a new concept — a theory …

Body Positivity Is a Scam

How a movement intended to lift up women really just limits their acceptable emotions. Again.<p>In the beginning, there was the Dove Campaign for Real Beauty. It started innocuously enough, with a 2004 photography show in Toronto, then expanded to billboards, traditional print ads, and videos, all …

Feminism

The 15 Best Twitter Reactions To The Royal Wedding Because The Internet Was Shook This Morning

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is one of the only times when millions of people voluntarily got up before dawn on a Saturday. And, the …

This Weird Little 'Doughnut' Wants to Put an End to Painful Sex

Every time she told her ob-gyn that sex hurt, Emily Sauer says the doctor responded: “Just drink a glass of wine and relax.”<p>And, sure, it would be nice if pain-free sex were a sip of merlot away. But that wasn't the case for Sauer, nor is it for nearly 75 percent of women who, according to the …

Why Do I Get Yeast Infections After Sex? Here's The Reason You're Itchy & How To Prevent It

Many people are familiar with this worst of feelings, that telltale prickle percolating deep in your business you just immediately know will blossom …

This Homeless Dog Carried Around a Piece of Bread Because She Didn’t Know Where Her Next Meal Would Come From

After being dumped on the side of the road in Turkey, a clever Golden Retriever did everything she could to stay alive. With no one to take care of …

Cute Animals

There Is a Hidden Epidemic of Doctors Abusing Women in Labor, Doulas Say

According to doulas, women are often treated horribly while they're in labor, with medical professionals engaging in abusive behavior that ranges from nonconsensual episiotomies to sexual assault.<p>On August 6, 2016, the number $16,000,000 echoed through the world of maternity care. It was a sum …

Pregnancy

Actually We Don't Owe You Sex, And We Never Will

When incels talk about the 'redistribution of sex,' what they mean is the redistribution of our vaginas.<p>Alek Minassian, 25, was angry that he wasn't getting laid. That's why he drove a van into a crowded thoroughfare in Toronto on April 23, killing ten people. So was Elliot Rodger, 22, who …

Cudjo Lewis: the last survivor of the last slave ship from Africa to America

<i>Cudjo Lewis told his story to Zora Neale Hurston, whose 1931 book Barracoon is now being published for the first time</i><p>One longstanding feature of the Cheltenham Festival of Literature is the Cheltenham Booker Prize, which picks a year before the real Booker began and decides which novel would have …

Bad habits you must immediately break to improve your life in the next 100 days

Habits define us. And nothing sabotages your creativity and productive life quite like bad habits. In the words of <b>Samuel Johnson</b> “The chains of habit …

What Are Blackheads Actually Made of, and WTF Comes Out When You Extract Them?

When your skin looks like it's been adorned with a constellation of dark spots, it's time to call in a de-gunker. But what type of pore product you should use depends on if you're dealing with clogged pores or blackheads.<p>"Many people, especially younger women, come into my office with complaints of …

Doubting Yourself Can Stifle Your Career. Overcome Your Anxiety With These 2 Simple Words

Don't let your mistakes define you.<p>We've all made mistakes that have haunted us. If the misstep wasn't bad enough, the subsequent feelings of self-doubt cause us to second-guess ourselves from that point on and stymies our progress. We chastise and criticize ourselves until our confidence is …

Self-confidence