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I Spent 15 Years Studying Why People Hate Their Jobs. And This Is the 1 Reason Why

Here's the biggest reason why most people choose unfulfilling career paths.<p>Finding a career path that makes us feel satisfied and successful isn't easy. It's not something they teach us in school, which makes the journey that much more challenging.<p><b>For the last 15 years, I've been devoted to</b> …

Careers

This blood test may be able to detect 8 types of cancer, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have made progress on developing an experimental blood test that could detect many types of cancer in their early stages, and possibly even their locations in the body.<p>The noninvasive blood test was shown to detect the presence of common tumors of the ovary, liver, stomach, …

Cancer

Don’t be shocked if your dentist asks about your sex life

Your next trip to the dentist could be even more awkward than usual — but it’s for a very good reason.<p>Experts are calling on dentists to discuss oral …

What gives you cancer the most? We ranked the risks

<b>Everything gives you cancer these days – or so people like to say, when they’re about to do something they know isn’t good for them.</b><p>Why quit your …

These Two Habits Make You Look Older, According to Science

This article originally appeared on Time. For more stories like this, visit time.com.<p>Drinking heavily and smoking for years are well-known features …

How to Lower Your Blood Pressure

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have released new treatment guidelines that sharply lower the threshold for high blood pressure, also called hypertension. As a result, tens of millions of Americans now qualify for the diagnosis.<p>The new guidelines have raised a …

Diabetes
Cancer

Woman recounts 'pimple' that turned out to be skin cancer: 'No one even noticed'

At first Kari Cummins thought the mark on her chin was just a pimple. She was pregnant, and wrote it off as just another pesky symptom of her raging hormones. But when it started to grow, she realized it could be something much more dangerous.<p>"No one ever noticed the little bump on my chin," …

How many times should you poop a day?

A person's bowel habits say a lot about their health and how well their body is functioning.<p>Even though it can be embarrassing to talk about bowel …

Wellness

Down

This article originally appeared on Health. For more stories like this, visit health.com.<p>Everyone gets nervous or anxious from time to time—when …

5 Things That Are Almost as Deadly as Smoking, According to Science

And sometimes harder to avoid.<p>Cigarette smoking, one of the least healthy habits out there, is quickly disappearing in the United States. The rate of …

Kate Middleton

Dead man wakes up: Starts breathing during funeral

The terrified relatives called the doctors who confirmed that Watson Doroteo was showing signs of life. He was then taken out of the coffin and …

What the German language reveals about attitudes to work

Small expressions bind German workers together and remind them of the importance of their free time, writes Joseph Pearson.<p>Spending time in a German office can be confusing for a foreigner. The staff greet each other – often in sing-song voices – with the word “lunchtime!” instead of hello. It’s …

Germany

Photographer's spot-on photo series reveals what women want from their partners

While photographer Danielle Guenther has captured the comic realities of parenthood and pregnancy in the past, the New Jersey mom is turning her focus to male-female relationships in her latest photo series, "What Women Want."<p>Guenther said the photos, which in part depict a man shopping for tampons …

uTalk helps you learn new languages from your phone

While there’s a plethora of free and ad-supported resources for learning languages, they don’t often don't offer a strong focus on conversational …

Language Learning

What Facebook Did to American Democracy

And why it was so hard to see it coming<p>In the media world, as in so many other realms, there is a sharp discontinuity in the timeline: before the 2016 election, and after.<p>Things we thought we understood—narratives, data, software, news events—have had to be reinterpreted in light of Donald Trump’s …

Journalism

Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?

The disintegration of Jake’s life took him by surprise. It happened early in his junior year of high school, while he was taking three Advanced Placement classes, running on his school’s cross-country team and traveling to Model United Nations conferences. It was a lot to handle, but Jake — the …

Parenting

Lung cancer and cough: What is the connection?

Everyone has experienced a nagging cough after a cold or needed to cough while in a quiet room.<p>Despite these problems, coughing actually serves a …

Cancer

7 Ways to Keep Your Brain Sharp As You Age

There’s mounting evidence that some of the best things you can do for your brain are also some of the best for your body.<p>A new scientific advisory …

These 5 Little Words Will Make You Instantly More Likable, Science Says

A tiny language change will make you much more charming.<p>We like to think it's our sound arguments and superior ideas that sway other people to our opinions, but science shows humans are way weirder than that.<p>People respond to a whole host of unexpected cues, from how someone walks and smells to the …

Body Language

All the absurd English pronunciations that frustrate the hell out of non-native speakers

Read these aloud: Tomb, bomb, comb. Now: Wallet, mallet, chalet.<p>One of the most annoying parts of learning English is memorizing its endless inconsistencies in spelling and pronunciation. As a result of the language’s mélange of German, French, and Latin ancestry, words spelled almost exactly the …

Language

The Subtle Signs of a Thyroid Disorder

Problems with estrogen and testosterone, the body’s main sex hormones, tend to attract widespread public interest. But we might all be better off paying more attention to a far more common endocrine disorder: abnormal levels of thyroid hormone. Thyroid disorders can affect a wide range of bodily …

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Psychology

'Cool' New Knee Procedure Eases Arthritis Pain Without Surgery

Marketed as "Coolief", the procedure uses radio frequency to target and mute the nerves responsible for sending pain signals from the arthritic knee to the brain. Coolief doesn’t repair arthritis in the knee, but eases the pain, helping patients go back to activities without discomfort and fewer …

Arthritis

Why white wine could be doing you more harm than you think

Finally summer is here - otherwise known as the perfect excuse for a cool glass of chablis. As a nation, we drink more white wine than any other colour. Last year, 47 per cent of UK wine sales were white bottles, 42 per cent were red and 11 per cent were rose, according to The Statistics Portal. …

Liver Disease

How to protect yourself against vision loss, a growing problem

Ask Americans to name the ailment they fear most, and blindness ranks at the top, along with Alzheimer's and cancer, according to a recent survey by the Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University. And yet each year, 50,000 Americans go blind, nearly half from eye diseases that are treatable …

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

8 posições hot para fazer sexo no chão

Sexo anal: um guia da primeira viagem

<b>1</b>/15<p>Antes de chegar ao destino final, você precisa estar totalmente relaxada, pois a reação natural do músculo anal é a contração. E, se você forçar, …

9 POSIÇÕES SEXUAIS PARA FACILITAR O ORGASMO

Ah o sexo! Comemoramos o dia dele no dia 6 de setembro (espero que todas tenham celebrado em grande estilo!), mas desejo que as comemorações …