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Surprising News About Women and Heart Attacks

Women who have heart attacks may face a greater risk of death when treated by male doctors in emergency rooms, according to a new study published in …

Medicine

27 Online Courses to Learn Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Programming

Want to develop blockchain and cryptocurrency programming skills? Here are a number of great online courses.<p>What is a blockchain? A blockchain is a decentralized, distributed and public digital ledger that is used to record transactions across many computers so that the record cannot be altered …

This pilates instructor reveals how you can gets abs by changing the way you breathe

A pilates instructor has revealed a much easier and more efficient way to get a toned tummy.<p>Speaking to <i>Femail,</i> Karlie Andrews explained how simply changing the way you breathe can transform your stomach.<p>"I find I get so much more out of my ab workouts when I'm really focusing on, and nailing …

Exercise

Future Tense Newsletter: Why Is the Military Still Using Windows XP?

Greetings, Future Tensers,<p>Antique store-worthy hardware. Constantly pushed-back software updates. Shudder-inducing security hygiene. These are the …

How to Discover Your Ideal Lifestyle

Everything I need for my ideal lifestyle. Osaka, 2018Dear friend,One question I’ve been curious about the last 10 years of my life: what is the …

How I saved my money: From $35,000 for a down payment to a sailboat

<b>Name:</b> Caroline Mitic, 34<p><b>Amount saved:</b> $35,000<p><b>How long it took:</b> Three years<p><b>Reason:</b> Caroline wanted to save for a down payment on property on the Gulf Islands near Victoria, B.C. Over time, she came to realize that wasn't realistic. "Real estate on the west coast is just ridiculous," she says. …

Even more ice is about to break off of Antarctica — and it’s what scientists feared most

The giant crack that's been racing across Antarctica Larsen C ice shelf finally met its breaking point between July 10 and 12. The result was an iceberg the size of Delaware and weighing a trillion metric tons.<p>But that's not the end of the story. In fact, it could be the beginning of a more …

Global Warming

'Children are being poisoned': fury at scandal of toxic firefighting chemicals

Medical risks have been known since 2003, but people living near defence bases fear delay and inaction have compromised their health, livelihoods and property values<br>• Support our independent journalism by giving a one-off or monthly contribution.<p>The suited men are a jarring presence in …

101 Places to Find Freelance Writing Jobs

Freelance writing is no more lucrative than ever but at least it's getting easier to find work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whether you’re an expert looking to make some extra cash or are a full-time journalist or blogger, there’s never been a better time to find …

Employment

9 ways to stop overthinking (so that you can start living)

You are one step away from feeling happy. Except that you think too much. Come to think of it – overthinking might be the reason that’s holding you …

The best travel gadget ever is now available in Europe

I love to travel. But I’m not keen on how hard it can be to stay connected while abroad.<p>Roaming is still excruciatingly expensive. Even if your provider offers free roaming, it’s usually capped to near-2G speeds. And while hunting down free Wi-Fi hotspots is pretty tiresome, it doesn’t come close …

10 Bad reasons to become an entrepreneur

Share12<p>Tweet<p>Share20<p>+12<p>Shares 34<p>Every entrepreneur needs to be honest about their strengths and weaknesses, and realistic about their reasons for …

Entrepreneurship

NOBEL ECONOMIST: 'I don’t think globalisation is anywhere near the threat that robots are'

Angus Deaton, who won the Nobel Prize last year for his work on health, wealth, and inequality, told the Financial Times he believes robots are a much greater threat to employment in the US than globalisation.<p>Addressing the theory that Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential elections was …

Economics

Our Assumptions About Old and Young Workers Are Wrong

It is almost second nature to create stereotypes of people based on age. If someone is in their twenties then they must be technologically adept, obsessed with keeping fit, prepared to change jobs frequently whilst obviously searching for meaningful work. Those in their sixties and seventies must …

Want Your Company to Be Noticed? Try Doing This

Tired of being overlooked by your competitors? Try leading with a content first approach.<p>Marketers nowadays lead with a content first approach. In fact, content is the core of most of the best brands' strategies. Technology has enabled companies of all sizes to leverage content as a means for …

An autistic child had a meltdown in a restaurant. Then, a customer sent the mom this note.

Cynthia Tipton was having dinner with her family at Bandana’s in Rock Hill when she saw the look on her son’s face and knew what was coming.<p>Her …

Autism

This photo of a couple saying goodbye is breaking hearts

<b>(CNN) —</b> A photo posted online showing an elderly couple holding hands and crying has been shared thousands of times on Facebook.<p>The reason is more heart-wrenching than the picture.<p>Wolf and Anita Gottschalk of Surrey, B.C, have been married for 62 years. But they were admitted into separate nursing …

Health Care (Canada)

Ten signs you're burning out (and how to stop it)

Even the best jobs can lead to burnout. The harder you work and the more motivated you are to succeed, the easier it is to get in over your head.<p>The prevalence of burnout is increasing as technology further blurs the line between work and home. New research from the American Psychological …

52 Tech Products You Didn't Know You Needed (Until Now)

Get your life in gear with these high tech gadgets.<p>Find the perfect gadget for your unique lifestyle amongst these great picks including a nearly invincible action camera, waterproof bluetooth speakers, a mobile printer, a lipstick-sized phone charger, and more.

The Hidden 'Curse' That Undermines Customer Service And The Customer Experience

When you get lost way out in the boondocks, the worst person to ask for directions is someone who knows the area really well. You’ll get something along the lines of those old “Bert and I” routines: “Turn left where the old barn used to be, make a right where Ol’ Sanders was thinking of building a …

Customer Experience

Common Core standards: How four teachers are dealing with the new standards.

Whether you like the idea of the national academic standards or not, Common Core is undoubtedly causing big changes in classrooms across America. …