Julie Ryan

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6 Cognitive Biases That Are Messing Up Your Decision Making

Forewarned is forearmed: The human mind is riddled with dangerous blind spots and illogical shortcuts.<p>Over millions of years of evolution you'd think your brain would have gotten pretty good at thinking. But the truth is natural selection hasn't been nudging our brains to be ever more rational. …

The Slow Cooker Recipes You've Been Waiting For

Cooking just got easier.<p>The slow cooker is our best friend this time of year. As the days get shorter and we find ourselves low on energy, the slow cooker picks up the slack by cooking dinner for us. Not only can it effortlessly take a big hunk of meat and cook it into a tender meal, but it can do …

Cooking

So You Wanna Get Strong and Lose Weight? Try Working Out LESS

I do not like to exercise. I repeat, I do not like to exercise, at all. But I drag my sorry ass out of bed and do it anyway. Because I like the way …

14 Low-Carb Breakfasts That Go Way Beyond Eggs

Everywhere you look, people are taking all sorts of measures to reduce their daily dose of carbs. In the new low-carb wonderland, starch-free …

Medicare Is Leaving Elderly Women Behind

They have longer life spans and less money, but U.S. health policy is failing the nation’s oldest female patients—and no presidential candidate seems to have an answer.<p>Medicare is America’s gold health standard, right? It is a shining example of success, eclipsing its fraternal twin, Medicaid, to …

Health Care

25 tough interview questions you'll hope you never have to answer

They ask difficult questions because they want to see whether you can think on your feet and how you behave under pressure, among other things. And how you answer these queries can make or break your chances of landing the job.<p>To find out some of the toughest questions employers have asked, career …

Employment

30 Easy and Delicious Whole30 Breakfast Recipes

Not familiar with the Whole30? Well, it's pretty much what it sounds like: For 30 days, you'll eat only <i>whole</i> foods—meat, seafood, veggies, fruits, …

Breakfast

Setting the Record Straight on Medicare for All: An Open Letter From 560 Physicians and Medical Students

<i>Physicians-in-training voice their support for single-payer reform. Photo: Al Nowakowski.</i><p><i>The following statement has been signed by more than 560 physicians and medical students. It was crafted by Andrea Christopher, M.D., Fellow in General Internal Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Adam Gaffney,</i> …

Health Care

6 Brand-Name Stocks That Could Deliver a Cumulative $300 Billion in Dividend Income By 2020

Image source: Pictures of Money via Flickr.<p>Dividend stocks are often the foundation upon which great retirement portfolios are built.<p>For investors, dividends serve multiple purposes. First, they act as a beacon for income-seekers, allowing them to spot financially sound businesses. Think about it …

50 Best Motivational Quotes to Ignite Your Sales Drive

Get your daily dose of motivation with inspirational quotes from Tony Robbins, Jack Welch, Zig Ziglar, and more.

One of the Nation's Largest Catholic Hospital Systems Says It Can Deny Women Emergency Care Because of Its Religious Affiliation

I suppose it shouldn't really have come as a surprise. But there it was in black and white in a recent court document: Trinity Health, one of the largest health care systems, saying that because of religious exemption laws, its Catholic affiliation allows it to violate the law and refuse to provide …

7 Questions to Ask At the End of a Job Interview

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

I am Tired of Men wanting to F*ck me, but not Love Me. {Adult}

<i>“I am someone who is looking for love. Real love. Ridiculous, consuming, can’t live without each other love.”</i><p><i>~ Carrie Bradshaw</i><p>Sex is great—but love …

44 Small Changes That Impact Your Health In Big Ways

So, you’ve had the same New Year’s resolution in 2013 and 2014, and you thought 2015 would be your year. You are sick and tired of feeling insecure, …

14 Things All Single, Independent, Driven Women Secretly Want

Independent, career-driven young women are more than likely to be single.<p>Our goal-orientation drives us.<p>Not to say others don’t share in this, but we …

37 Lessons on Body Image, Well-Being And Life

Today is my 33rd birthday. Eeek. Every year, on this day, I’ve been republishing a version of the below post. It’s basically become a tradition …

20 best workplaces in health care

By<p>Growth in health care has been constant—and that means there’s been an ever-growing number of jobs opening up in the industry. Over the past 25 …

20 interview questions Harvard asks MBA candidates

Of the nearly 10,000 applicants to Harvard Business School's class of 2017, only 11% were admitted.<p>What made them stand out? As with any interview or exam, preparation is key. And when applying to Harvard, it's vital.<p>Stacy Blackman, founder of Stacy Blackman Consulting, helps clients earn admission …

Employment

Choose Her Every Day (Or Leave Her)

♦◊♦<p>I spent 5 years hurting a good woman by staying with her but never fully choosing her.<p>I did want to be with this one. I really wanted to choose …

18 Ways to Build Muscle All Day

Shed fat, sculpt muscle, accelerate recovery, and build strength beyond the gym<p>OVERVIEW<p><b>SURE, YOU WANT A BROADER CHEST AND ABS THAT WHISTLE IN THE WIND.</b> Biceps that bulge through your shirtsleeves would be nice too. But these aren't the only reasons you hit the gym. You also work out to burn off the …

40 Things Every 20-Something Needs to Be Reminded of Sometimes

This might come as a shock to some of you, but believe it or not, people sometimes suck and life gets kind of complicated as soon as you hit your …