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If You Sit at a Computer All Day This Mobility Exercise Will Change Your Life in 30 Seconds

If you're like me, you probably spend a lot of time in front of a computer screen.<p>In fact, you probably spend a lot of time in a hunched over position. Whether it's sitting at a desk, in a car, or on the couch, the default position for many people is shoulders forward, hips flexed, back slightly …

You’re only human: An economist explains how it hurts your portfolio

I recently had the privilege of sitting down for a chat with Richard Thaler, professor of the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. Thaler is widely recognized as the father of behavioral economics. He is perennially on the short list for a Nobel Prize in economics.<p>His observations …

Memory loss in old age breakthrough offers dementia hope, say researchers

Breakthrough linking protein in blood to memory loss raises hopes for dementia treatment, and could be key to keeping people healthy for longer in old age<p>Researchers may have found a way to slow down or prevent memory problems that arise in old age and which can become devastating in patients with …

Dementia

Meet Euclid Tsakalotos, the man who has replaced Yanis Varoufakis as Greece's new finance minister

Oxford-educated Euclid Tsakalotos took over the lead in Greece's bail-out negotiations in April. But is he really the acceptable face of Athens' Leftist government?<p>Greece's finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, who resigned this morning, achieved the previously unthinkable during his short time in …

7 Buddhist Teachings That Will Help You Overcome Life’s Most Difficult Challenges and Find Peace

Buddhaimonia.Growing up in the U.S. (California), almost all of my friends were either Christian or Catholic. My family wasn’t. My parents were …

Samsung PCs will unblock Windows Update 'in a few days'

Looks like Samsung is finally getting around to patching the SW Update software that has been disabling Windows Update. The company has issued a statement on the issue, which was initially discovered earlier this week, and vowed to correct the problem "in the coming days."<p><b>Samsung:</b><p>Samsung has a …

Free Things to Do in Washington, D.C.

TravelFree Things to Do<p>Washington, D.C., is full of memorials and museums to visit, many of which are free to explore. But dig a little deeper, and you'll find even more activities and sites that don't cost a thing. Here are some ideas to get you started.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>The <b>National Building Museum,</b> …

Museums

Father's Day: 20 uplifting quotes

Make Music Day Plots 2,250 Free Concerts Nationwide

The global festival Make Music Day will return on June 21st with over 2,000 public events planned in the United States, and thousands more set to …

Music