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Dennis Uy buys FamilyMart PH

FAMILYMART branch in Fairview Terraces.<p>The Ayala and Tantoco groups have signed a deal to sell the Philippine convenience store chain business under …

Asia

11 Reasons Why You Should Never Eat French Fries, Like Ever

They’re delicious and tempting, salty and scrumptious — but also one of the worst foods you can over-indulge in, especially if you’re trying to lose …

We need to rethink how we classify mental illness

Psychiatric diagnosis must serve an ethical purpose: relieving certain forms of suffering and disease. Science alone can’t do that<p>How do we decide what emotions, thoughts and behaviours are normal, abnormal or pathological?<p>This is essentially what a select group of psychiatrists decide each time …

Mental Health

These Are the 25 Highest-Paying Side Hustles

Want to work less than 10 hours a week? Here are the gigs that pay the best.<p>Tech start-ups like Uber and TaskRabbit seem to always get credit for …

Employment

From f*ckboy to f*ckman: The new breed

<b>We all know what a f*ckboy is.</b><p>He’s that guy that calls you at 11.30 at night and is back out of your door again at 1am. He’s the guy that tells you …

Here are the ages you peak at everything throughout life

Ageing can seem like a scary prospect, but a wealth of scientific studies have found that youth isn't all it's cracked up to be. There are plenty of …

Demographics

What You Need to Know About Neurotransmitters

Neurotransmitters Definition and List<p>Neurotransmitters are chemicals that cross synapses to transmit impulses from a neuron to another neuron, …

Neuroscience

How exercise rejuvenates cells, extending lifespan

New research provides a window into how, on a cellular level, exercise can improve muscle health and, ultimately, exercise capacity, which is "the …

10 Things Successful People Tell Themselves Every Day

How to maintain a more positive mindset in the workplace.<p>Entrepreneur & Marketing Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you find it difficult to stay motivated? Are you looking for something that will inspire you to break through the struggle and pursue your …

Success

The One Probiotic You Should Eat To Get Rid Of Belly Fat, According To Nutritionists

One thing's for sure, we understand just how difficult the weight loss process can be. Luckily, you can rely on some extra help-- you definitely …

This one mistake stops you from getting rich and achieving your biggest goals

Have you ever gone shopping for work clothes — and ended up with three impractical shirts or two “fun” pairs of pants you just had to have? Or have …

Personal Finance

Killing cancer with vitamin C: Hype or hope?

There are few cancer treatments that give patients long-term hope of survival. Could vitamin C be the missing link?<p>The number of people who die from …

Cancer

Singapore to develop common QR code to drive e-payments

Stressing the need to improve user interface, Monetary Authority of Singapore says it will lead plans to develop standardised QR specifications by …

FinTech

Four cups of coffee a day may slash death risk

Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world, and a new study suggests the more we drink it, the better. A high intake of coffee seems to …

Healthcare Startup Claims It Can Defeat Diabetes With Nutrition Alone

Down with Diabetes<p>More than 29 million people suffer from diabetes in the United States alone. Now, a new healthcare startup called Virta claims that …

Retirement: 8 financial choices you’ll regret in 5 years

If your goal is getting ahead financially, the formula for success is simple: Maximize tax-advantaged retirement accounts early, boost your savings with a Roth or traditional individual retirement account, choose investments you feel comfortable with and avoid debt like the plague. If you do those …

Personal Finance

Woman's BRAIN while having an ORGASM : fMRI Scan

Forget relaxing - use your stress to become a high achiever

Take a slow deep breath, puff out your chest like Superman and read this story. It might just save your life.<p>For one of Europe’s most eminent neuroscientists has devised a simple, four-point plan for channelling stress and turning it to one’s advantage.<p>Professor Ian Robertson’s “four-step brain …

Great Depression

Date, kiss or marry ... how Tinder is rewriting India’s rules of engagement

In a country where casual relationships are still frowned on, young Indians are defying parents and society by using smartphone apps to meet partners<p>Yusuf Khan has a four-sentence formula for finding love. When he has a few minutes to himself, the recent graduate from Mumbai, India’s financial …

Relationships

4 Proven Secrets to Easily Improve Your Body Language

What is your body language telling others about you?<p>Last week I wrote about how to read other people (you can check that out here.) But being able to …

Wake Forest University

I make my living on Tinder

Lane Moore is standing in front of a crowd of 300 people at Brooklyn’s Bell House, reading a 5,000-word sext she received from a 19-year-old on …

Relationships

“Benching” Is the New Ghosting and It May Be Even Worse

If you thought that ghosting was the worst dating trend to develop in the last few years, think again. There’s a new scummy relationship trend hijacking our fave dating apps — and millennial dating IRL too — and we couldn’t be more disappointed. The phenomenon is called benching — and no, it has …

Relationships

90% of Startups Fail: Here Are 4 Expert Tips to Improve Your Odds

Failure is a part of life and as a resilient entrepreneur, you probably understand that better than anyone. But startup failure is a different story …

You Are Who You Date

The case for being picky.The people we hang out with can determine the people we become. As Author Don Miller explains in his book <i>Scary Close</i>:A year …

Relationships

7 Scientific Ways to Become Smarter

You can vastly improve your brain's performance by making a few minor changes in your daily routine.<p>A while back, I posted a column describing five scientific ways to become smarter. Since then, I've been reading more about neuroscience, hoping to find additional easy techniques to improve brain …

The Brain

7 things to teach your kids if you want them to be more emotionally intelligent

Step 1: <i>To be happy and successful, they need to develop great relationships.</i><p>Step 2: <i>To develop those relationships, they need adequate emotional intelligence.</i><p>Step 3: <i>To develop emotional intelligence, it helps if their mentors (especially their parents) model good behavior in love and partnerships.</i><p>At …

Self-improvement

Should You Get Rid of All Your Bad Habits at Once?

To make healthy changes, it’s long been recommended that people start with a small tweak to their lifestyle, and build upon it. But a new small study …

Stanford University

The Glossary of Happiness

Last summer, Tim Lomas flew from London to Orlando to attend the fourth annual congress of the International Positive Psychology Association—held, naturally, at Walt Disney World. As Lomas wandered around the event, popping in and out of various sessions, he stumbled upon a presentation by Emilia …

Language