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6 Nourishing Recipes To Calm Inflammation & Heal Your Gut

Your gastrointestinal system plays a big role in your overall health. After all, it's home to about 80 percent of your immune system, and gut health …

Wellness

11 everyday items that can save your life when you're traveling

Basically, safety while traveling is an important consideration, and leaving the planning for later isn't smart. My first suggestion is to take a self-defense class to learn how to protect yourself without weapons and to use your wits to get out of a situation. Some cities, like NYC where I live, …

Self Defense

How to Get a Decent Night's Sleep After a Night of Drinking

Heavy drinking can give you a hangover, sure, but part of the reason you feel so sluggish and worn out after a night of drinking is because you get …

These Infographics Show the Problems With Calorie Counting

You can meticulously count every single Jelly Bean or lick of peanut butter you’ve had, then calculate the number of calories you’ve burned to offset …

Infographics

A Hotel Safety Checklist for World Travelers From a Former CIA Operative

No matter where you travel, you want your hotel room to be a place you can take a load off and relax. It’s hard to do that, however, if you don’t …

5 Things You Should Never Write in a Cover Letter

Drafting up a cover letter can be the most daunting part of job hunting. Sure, you’ve come up with a super original resume design and read up on common job interview problems, but your cover letter is the first step in landing that interview. Unless you happen to be BFFs with the hiring manager, …

8 Reasons To Choose A Startup Over A Corporate Job

Sure, a corporate gig might (initially) pay more than a startup and come with cushy benefits, but there are real, career-defining reasons to heed the siren song of a startup.<p>You’ve graduated from college, diploma in hand (or in the mail), and you have a couple of job offers on the table. Other than …

Business Development

4USXUS Is Your One-Stop Shop For Keeping Up With Your Congressional Representatives

It’s time to elect a new President this year! But did you know most of Congress is also up for re-election? 4USXUS lets you learn about your …

Now You Can Clone Your Pet into a Stuffed Animal

Because it's cuter than taxidermy.<p>Photos: Carters News Agency, via<p>From freeze-drying them to storing them in 3D-printed pet urns, there are a lot of ways to remember your deceased animal friend. Thanks to Cuddle Clones, the Louisville-based company that creates lifelike stuffed animals from images …

Inside The Largest Refugee Camp In The World

Ben Rawlence's book follows nine remarkable refugees in Kenya's Dadaab camp, which is home to 350,000 people.<p><i>Every week, The WorldPost asks an expert to shed light on a topic driving headlines around the world. Today, we speak with author Ben Rawlence about the refugee crisis and his work in</i> …

These will be the up-and-coming neighborhoods in 30 major US cities in 2016

In the market for a home?<p>If yes, then you may want to consider looking in the hottest neighborhoods out there, where your home value could continue to grow over the next several decades.<p>Real-estate site Redfin released its annual list of the 10 hottest neighborhoods nationwide, a prediction based …

Real Estate

Fix Your Posture with These Three Simple Exercises

Three minutes and three simple exercises are all it takes to improve your posture, and this video shows you all of them. Considering how many of us …

The Best Way to Enter and Search a Hotel Room for Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are a menace, and learning how to search your hotel room for them before you collapse into bed is critical to avoid taking them home with …

This Company Will Help You Travel the World for a Year While You Keep Your Job

Here’s the deal: You love your work. You love to travel. Unfortunately, you can’t always have the best of both worlds (at least not with out a major career change) – but what about when you can? Enter: Remote Year, a company that will essentially arrange a trip around the world for you while you …

Everything You Wanted to Know About Menstrual Cups But Were Afraid to Ask

Pads and tampons aren’t the only ways to manage your flow during shark week. Menstrual cups are another great option. But unless you’ve personally …

Menstruation

Five Easier Alternatives to Totally Changing Careers

Making any kind of career change is tough. And in some situations, it’s pretty near impossible—no matter how many inspirational quotes you memorize …

Six Basic Personal Finance Facts People Constantly Get Wrong

Quite often, the “facts” that people tout when it comes to personal finance aren’t quite facts at all. Sometimes they’re just opinions stated with …

Build Your LinkedIn Profile From Start to Finish With This Massive Visual Guide

You’ve got six seconds to impress a recruiter on LinkedIn, and once you reel them in, you want to make sure your profile is solid. This giant visual …

See If You're Saving Enough For the Future With Fidelity's Retirement Score

The sooner you start saving for retirement, the better. Whether or not you’re saving <i>enough</i> is a different story. Fidelity’s new Retirement Score tool …

Declare Your Intentions First, Then Build Your Goals On Top of Them

Goals are an easy thing to come up with, and they’re even easier to screw up. Before you try to plan your long-term goals, narrow down your …

Set Aside a "Maintenance Day" for Your Less Important Tasks

Most of us have things we have to do every week that are necessary but don’t have a great impact on your professional or personal progress. Fast …

The 25 Happiest Companies To Work For In 2015

Photo credit: Bloomua / Shutterstock.com<p>Your ready-made New Year’s resolution: Be happier at work.<p>To determine the happiest companies to work for each year, fulfillment-focused job search site CareerBliss reviews eight factors that impact professional happiness, including work-life balance, an …

The Best Youtube Channels You Can Work Out to Right Now

It’s cold. The gym is crowded. Might as well stay home and watch videos...<i>workout</i> videos. Here are some of our favorite ways to get fit with …

Top Travel Apps for Solo Travelers

Imagine if you could use 5 simple shortcuts while working in Excel, and increase your productivity without wasting time for searching information in …

Tutorials

Houston’s 15 Hottest Restaurants, June 2018

A new month has arrived, which means that it's time for another update of the Eater Houston Heatmap, a guide to the city's newest and hottest eateries.<p>This month’s update of the Heatmap brings a bounty of much-anticipated, newly-opened eateries, including Chris Shepherd’s UB Preserv, sushi icon …

Your Budget Plan Won't Be Complete Without Gratitude

Budgeting is all about solving a math problem, right? Nope. It’s about psychology. It’s about happiness. Your budget is more complex than just …

Here are the best replacements for Apple's default apps

These range from messaging to stocks to finding your friends. All are designed to work perfectly with Apple's handset.<p>But many have not changed much over time and, because they cater to <i>everyone</i>, aren't very good in some scenarios.<p>Luckily, Apple also has the App Store: a one million strong selection …

Apps

This Chart Estimates When You Can Finally Retire, Based on Your Savings Rate

Three factors influence when you’ll be financially independent: the age you start saving, how much of your income you save, and the return on your …

How to Travel With a Friend Without Driving Each Other Nuts

No matter how well you know someone, traveling together will probably teach you something new about them. Maybe they get up early and have tons of …

I'm Lauren McGoodwin, CEO of Career Contessa, and This Is How I Work

After graduating into a lackluster job market, Lauren McGoodwin needed some career guidance. She eventually got a job working as a recruiter for a …