Social media users more likely to feel isolated, study finds

Social isolation is a growing public health concern. In recent years, research has linked social isolation to an increased risk of mortality, and a new study investigates the impact of social media use on perceived social isolation.

Sex differences in brain activity alter pain therapies

A female brain's resident immune cells are more active in regions involved in pain processing relative to males, according to a recent study.

4 ways to battle entrepreneurial depression

Research shows that entrepreneurs are a third more likely to experience clinical depression than their contemporaries who work a regular salaried job.

5 things most people take a lifetime to learn

If you are reading this right now, take advantage of these common lessons that all too often take a lifetime to learn.

Yes Doctor!

Becoming a doctor in America is very difficult.

To begin with, you attend a four-year university and graduate with a degree.

Potato chips with antioxidant properties

This is a potato variety resistant to diseases and with natural antioxidants which when vacuum fried preserve their properties.

Climate change and human health: it’s a killer

The impact of climate change is not just bad weather, melting polar ice caps, and increases in sea level that may occur at some distant time in the future, rather, it is clear that the environmental consequences of climate change are killing humans right now.

6 things you do because of your anxiety

Anxiety goes far beyond just being shy, introverted, or nervous. Anxiety involves extreme fear of seemingly irrational things, and it interferes with a person’s daily life.   

Average life expectancy set to increase by 2030

Average life expectancy is set to increase in many countries by 2030, and will exceed 90 years in South Korea, according to new research.

5 tips for growing as an entrepreneur

Going places means stepping out of your comfort zone.

Need a business idea? Here are 6

Today, tens of thousands of people are considering starting a home based business, and for good reasons. Here are some ideas of what you could do. 

Cats do not harm children's mental health, study finds

New research brings some good news for cat lovers. Contrary to previous claims, researchers have found no link between cat ownership in childhood and increased risk of mental illness.

Depression can strike new dads, too

Depression in and just after pregnancy is most often associated with moms-to-be, but a new study shows expectant dads can have similar symptoms.

5 things people with luck do differently

Put the stars, moon, and sun in your corner by emulating these things lucky people do naturally.

7 amazing ways to save money

Here are 7 ways to save money when money is tight.

Non-negotiable attributes of visionary leadership

These five essential attributes amidst others will tilt the odds in your favor as you set out on your journey to becoming a visionary leader.

6 tips to be a successful freelancer

Some of these tips are going to appear as common sense, but they may be the reminder you need to refine your work process.

6 post workout recoveries

If you want to get the most from each and every workout, you need to prioritize post-workout recovery. Heed these eight tips to maximize recovery, stay on top of your game, and ensure maximum gains.

Outdoor adventure program is a promising treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Challenge-based intervention may be effective in reducing the severity of autism symptoms.

A boy or a girl? Baby's sex may influence mother's immunity

Does the baby's sex influence the mother's immune system? A new study investigates the link between fetal sex and the mother's immune response to illness.