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What to Do Throughout the Day to Keep Sitting From "Killing" You

We’ve all heard the bad news that sitting will kill you. That might be a slight exaggeration, and hey, we’re all going to die someday, after all. But …

Mayo Clinic

The secret to living past 100 can be found in this remote Chinese village

When Dr. John Day first heard about a remote Chinese village where the residents — despite having few modern amenities — suffered virtually none of …

High Blood Pressure

Want to ditch your commute? Finding a work-from-home job is easier than ever.

Ryan Heenan of Orange County, Calif., used to make $30,000 a year as a preschool music teacher. Now he makes $30,000 a month producing jingles and videos through a website called Fiverr — and he does so from the comfort of his home.<p>Heenan is part of an explosion in home-based work opportunities …

China’s challenges and their global risks

For two decades China’s economy – second in size only to that of the US – roared ahead at annual double-digit rates of growth. This year, according …

Communist Party

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