The death of Muhammad Ali is a somber reminder of what can happen when we take our neurological health for granted. A magical and iconic figure, Ali, the most eloquent of pugilists, was decimated by Parkinson's
Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp?
Some days are easy--energy is high, the sun is shining, everything seems possible. But there will always be times when the storms come. Things go wrong, people let you down, and pressure is high. Those
The cursor blinked. And blinked again. Aligned left and waiting for a letter to show up. The screen empty. Blinking at me. "I'm only on Chapter 5," I'm thinking, sweating. "The manuscript is due in 3 In
Being a freelancer requires an amount of togetherness. Drop beneath a certain threshold and it all starts falling apart. The highs and lows of your mental health may not define you, but they can certainly
How can we improve our emotional intelligence, and what are the benefits? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.
Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front
Remembering to turn the gas off, or water the plants before a weekend away, can prove an impossible feat when the mind is churning with other tasks. But Harvard University has uncovered a simple ‘brain
These DIY beverage recipes will energize your runs while saving you hard-earned cash. Somewhere in the past few decades, maybe after we put a man on the moon, it seemed we started to believe that the engineered
If you consider yourself to be ambitious, this has happened to you. Your alarm goes off, and you’re ambushed by thoughts of the grind ahead; finding that needle in a haystack; denting the universe; the
What’s the sign of a life well lived? If you were to judge by LinkedIn resumes alone, you might be impressed by prestigious job titles and accolades. But in person, the importance of these formal achievements
This miso-marinated fish is simple to prepare. If you'd rather be running than prepping your dinner, and you dig Japanese food, you'll appreciate this recipe from New York City's Blue Ribbon Sushi Izakaya.
There's nothing worse than suffering from debilitating chronic pain—except, perhaps, not knowing why you're in pain or how to cope. Treating these mysterious aches has become the mission of Gary Kaplan,
Consider the following recent headlines: "Don't touch baby wild animals, no matter how cute they might be" (Alaska Dispatch News)"Animals are smarter than humans give them credit for" (New York Magazine)"DNA
A real-estate expert and self-made millionaire shares the one rule he follows before investing in anything
It all started when he and his brother Matt, cofounders of real-estate firm The Altman Brothers, put in $5,000 each to buy a house for $400,000 (with 100% financing). They ended up flipping it and making
A little incentive to help you stick to your fitness goals. Consider the ways you plan to use your fitness tracker before purchasing it. For example, outdoor runners and cyclists will surely appreciate
As our ongoing train-wreck of a presidential race demonstrates daily, folks are hurting because the economy is changing and no one is offering real answers to the enduring and unsolved problems that plague
There's no denying it: Emotions are powerful. Think about it. When you're happy, you're confident. You're ready to take on the world; nothing can get in your way. In contrast, sadness or fear can have