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13 Simple Ways To Make People Love Talking To You

There are more subtle skills than just being a good listener.

Body Language

9 Hard Things You Have to Do to Move Forward with Your Life

Maybe it’s the life lessons I was forced to learn the hard way, or the toll of loss and failure I had recently endured, but a decade ago, in the …

Health

Green tea compound may halt molecular cause of often-fatal condition

An engineering team at Washington University in St. Louis says a compound found in green tea may be of particular benefit to patients struggling with …

New treatments to extend life for multiple myeloma patients

Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells that reside inside bone marrow. Plasma cells produce certain proteins that build up the immune …

Immune System

Therapy shrinks tumors in patients with multiple myeloma

An experimental drug, LCL161, stimulates the immune system, leading to tumor shrinkage in patients affected by multiple myeloma, report scientists.

Cancer

Method may help myeloma patients avoid painful biopsies

Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the plasma cells, which are white blood cells produced in bone marrow that churn out antibodies to help fight …

MIT

Experimental drug helps immune system fight multiple myeloma

March 8 (UPI) -- Researchers at the Mayo Clinic identified an experimental drug that boosts the immune system to fight multiple myeloma.<p>In a recent …

Merck pauses enrollment in two Keytruda combo studies in multiple myeloma to investigate deaths; shares slip 1% after hours

Merck (NYSE:MRK) is down 1% after hours on robust volume in response to its announcement that it will pause new enrollment in two late-stage studies, …

Biotechnology

33 blood-cancer patients have dramatic clinical remission with new T-cell therapy

Image of a group of killer T cells (green and red) surrounding a cancer cell (blue, center) (credit: NIH)Chinese doctors have reported success with a …

Cancer

Genetic Test May Help Patients with Multiple Myeloma and Other Cancers Avoid Jaw Osteonecrosis

<b>A genetic test in development by Micromedic may help identify patients who are likely to develop bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the …

Therapy for Myeloma Continues to Expand

NEW YORK -- Recent improvement in myeloma outcomes will likely continue into the foreseeable future, as new classes of agents become available, …

Omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA induce apoptosis and enhance drug sensitivity in multiple myeloma cells but not in normal peripheral mononuclear c... - PubMed

2014 Dec;25(12):1254-62. doi: 10.1016/j.jnutbio.2014.06.013. Epub 2014 Sep 6.<p>Omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA induce apoptosis and enhance drug …

Multiple Myeloma

Beware of eating grapefruit with any of these 32 common drugs

<i>Note: This article contains general information — not specific medical advice. Talk to your physician before changing your use of any medication.</i><p>Grapefruit is a delicious citrus fruit with many health benefits.<p>However, it can interact with some common medications, altering their effects on your …

Medicine

If You’re Too Busy For These 5 Things: Your Life Is More Off-Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the …

Eight Hip Stretches That Counter the Effects of Sitting All Day

You and I probably spend too much time sitting. Excessive sitting makes our hips very tight, which in turn, can affect our posture and make it harder …

10 mistakes you might be making in the first 10 minutes of the workday

The first few minutes of your workday are critical to your productivity for the next eight hours.<p>If you show up late to the office or get sucked into …

The 100 best leadership and success books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

"We chose books to help people plan for their futures and/or deal better with their present," said Chris Schluep, senior books editor at Amazon.com. "The same book won't work for every situation, or every person, so you'll see titles sitting beside one another that might not normally share shelf …

15 Easy Ways to Boost Your Writing Productivity

Sometimes time and energy seems inversely proportional to the work done. We all have experienced it – unfinished projects pile up while your …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

41 Hacks To Help People With ADD/ADHD Work Better

Michael Phelps, multiple gold medal winner in swimming, has ADHD. So do many other famous and successful people. If you have this diagnosis, you have …

Depression is Allergic Reaction to Inflammation Research Finds

Inflammation is a buzzword these days. We might be familiar with inflammation in the sense of having a messed-up knee from a sports injury, but what …

Antiinflammatory

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

Neuroscientist Sam Harris Selects 12 Books Everyone Should Read

From Bertrand Russell to the Buddha, or why you should spend a weekend reading the Qur’an.<p>On an excellent recent episode of <i>The Tim Ferriss Show</i> — one of these nine podcasts for a fuller life — neuroscientist <b>Sam Harris</b> answered a listener’s question inquiring what books everyone should read. As a …

Western Philosophy

Why you should never check your work email on Sunday evening

Checking email before bed can cause you to stay up later, have trouble sleeping due to worry, and wake up exhausted.<p>Checking your email on Sunday …

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

Mental Health

8 Time-Tested Task Management Methods

Always on the search for a more efficient way to work, I have a penchant for exploring and writing about productivity methods. But it's sort of a …

The Cult of Work You Never Meant to Join

Are our most valuable qualities being exploited at work? How our strengths get twisted into forming bad habits that — if we don’t change fast —<b> just</b> …

8 Pieces of Wisdom from 8 Enlightened Sages

Buddhaimonia.When it comes to wisdom, our newly connected world gives us click-button access to more than we know what to do with. If you do a little …

Wealth

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Most of the time I feel like a productive person. I write three columns a week, am getting a master's degree, manage a small number of clients, and happily still have time to travel and enjoy time with my family. Still, I can always improve.<p>Part of the challenge with being naturally efficient is …

Time Management