Dylan Garnett

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How much money do people need to be happy?

Take three people. All are unmarried, 33-year-old women who live in the United States. One makes an annual salary of $40,000, another makes $120,000, and the third makes $200,000. Who do you think is the happiest?<p>According to a recently released study (paywall) in the burgeoning field of happiness …

Demographics

Apple Is Opening Private Health Clinics For Its Employees, And Possibly The Public

It’s safe to say something strange is happening in the health care industry. One of the biggest insurers in America is being bought out by a store most famous for its absurd receipts. Amazon and two of the biggest financial institutions of the world have decided they can do a better job on their …

Hospitals are offering bank loans, but patients need to think twice

Laura Cameron, three months pregnant, fell in a parking lot and landed in the emergency room in May. She was on her back — in pain and attached to a saline drip — when a hospital representative came to discuss her bill.<p>Though both Cameron and her husband, Keith, have insurance, her ER visit would …

Health Care

We Won’t Get Value-Based Health Care Until We Agree on What “Value” Means

Some health care leaders view with trepidation the new, disruptive health care alliance formed by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase. But I’m excited because disruption is all about delivering a new level of value for consumers. If this trio can disrupt the United States’ health care …

Health Care

If The Universe Is 13.8 Billion Years Old, How Can We See 46 Billion Light Years Away?

There are a few fundamental facts about the Universe — its origin, its history, and what it is today — that are awfully hard to wrap your head around. One of them is the Big Bang, or the idea that the Universe began a certain time ago: 13.8 billion years ago to be precise. That’s the first moment …

Galaxies

How To Find Your Ikigai And Transform Your Outlook On Life And Business

One of my favorite things about my work at BodeTree is the fact that I get the chance to learn from amazing entrepreneurs every day.<p>Recently, one such entrepreneur by the name Maria Turco, Chief Yogini of Honor Yoga and a client of BodeTree, introduced me to a concept that I’ve been unwittingly …

Ikigai

Researchers uncover the enzyme that may be stifling your efforts to lose weight

Anyone who has struggled with the inconsistent results of dieting would be familiar with the way weight loss can plateau after a short period of …

Causal effects of the microbiota on immune-mediated diseases

Abstract<p>The mammalian immune system has evolved in the presence of a complex community of indigenous microorganisms that constitutively colonize all …

From urine tasting to bloodletting, an unusual 16th century guide for doctors

Urine tasting. Bloodletting. Plague. The life of a 15th- and 16th-century doctor wasn’t always savory, but it was never dull — and it was made easier with a groundbreaking anatomy book.<p>The book, Fasciculus Medicinae, was a guide to all things medical, including treating wounds and diagnosing …

Medicine

The Genius Within by David Adam review – to what extent is intelligence determined by genes?

Zapping his brain and taking ‘smart pills’, Adam’s fascinating history of how we define intelligence raises intriguing questions about our future<p>The old myth that you only use 10% of your brain is obviously rubbish. If an iron spike went through the 90% you never use, why would you care? But what …

The Brain

Turning off anxiety could be as easy as flicking on a light in your brain

<b>The optogenetics technology</b><p>Optogenetics is a burgeoning field in the life sciences that scientists are very excited about. It's a tool that combines …

Job One for Quantum Computers: Boost Artificial Intelligence

In the early ’90s, Elizabeth Behrman, a physics professor at Wichita State University, began working to combine quantum physics with artificial …

Management

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

Self-improvement

Motion Picture Mixtape: Music Discovery Through Film Soundtracks

While original film scores are tailor-made for visuals onscreen, creating the perfect soundtrack is an art unto itself. With the right song, at the …

Colonoscopy? How About a Blood Test?

Nobody likes getting a colonoscopy. For the people who catch colon cancer early thanks to that bowel camera, the standard screening—every 5 to 10 …

Blood Tests

The billion-dollar startups revolutionizing healthcare you should be watching in 2018

There was no shortage in funding for healthcare and biotech startups in 2017.<p>By the end of the year, a new crop of unicorns were born, while others increased their already billion-dollar valuations.<p>From companies harnessing the plant microbiome to buzzy biotechs working on cutting-edge technology, …

Digital Health

A Heart Risk Factor Even Doctors Know Little About

To millions of Americans, Bob Harper was the picture of health, a celebrity fitness trainer who whipped people into shape each week on the hit TV show “The Biggest Loser.”<p>But last February, Mr. Harper, 52, suffered a massive heart attack at a New York City gym and went into cardiac arrest. He was …

Medicine

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

UC Berkeley

4 Traits Of Great Leaders That You Can Adopt

Contrary to popular belief, millennials are staying in their jobs for about as long as Gen X did during the early phase of their career. People who are 25 and over now spend a median of 5.1 years with their employers.<p>We spend around one third of our life at work. So, we want to spend that time in a …

Leadership

The Five New Forces In Innovation Strategy

The Drucker Forum 2017 in Vienna last month gave considerable attention to the role of a corporate strategy in a rapidly changing world. In particular, Steve Blank explained how CEOs have to grapple with five new forces, that led, among other things, to Jeff Immelt losing his job as CEO of General …

Innovation
Entrepreneurship
Employee Engagement

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things | Inc.com

Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave generously. They gave selflessly. And they didn't expect anything in return. …

Parenting

The Best Way to Spur Growth? Help the Poor, Not the Rich

“Trickle-down economics” is a term liberals use when they want to disparage tax cuts for the rich. So on Nov. 9, when Fox News anchor Maria Bartiromo …

Economics

Everything you need to know to understand Bitcoin

To paraphrase Drake, if you’re reading this to invest in Bitcoin, it’s too late. The cryptocurrency has skyrocketed in value in 2017, hitting its …

Bitcoin Vs. Ethereum: What You Need to Know About the Great Cryptocurrency Showdown | Inc.com

<i>What is Ethereum and how is it different from Bitcoin? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Samantha Radocchia, Emerging Technologies Entrepreneur and Scholar, on Quora:</b><p><b>The Primary</b> …

Cryptocurrency

9 Modern Homes Made Out of Shipping Containers

These shipping containers have left their itinerant lives as vessels that carried goods around the world, only to be reborn as structural and design elements of modern homes.<p>The beauty of using shipping containers in construction projects may not be immediately obvious to the untrained eye, but …

Architecture
Marketing

The Genius You’ve Never Heard Of: A Cautionary Tale

If you don’t know about Leroy E. Hood, you should. Lee — as he’s known — is one of those quirks of history: a scientific pioneer whose genius has …

Bill Gates