wellbeing

Herbal Cold and Flu Soak

Made to relieve congestion and illness-related aches and pains, C.O. Bigelow’s herbal soak is packed with willow bark, ginger, eucalyptus and peppermint—a combination that boosts the immune system and
7 Tips on How to Train Your Brain and Improve Your Memory

7 Tips on How to Train Your Brain and Improve Your Memory

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The secret of creating happy societies

The secret of creating happy societies

Creating a happy society does not just depend on creating the right conditions. It also depends on creating the right institutions and processes for discovering those conditions.
Android’s ‘Focus Mode’ exits beta, adds new scheduling features

Android’s ‘Focus Mode’ exits beta, adds new scheduling features

Google is expanding its suite of “Digital Wellbeing” tools for Android devices with a new feature, Focus Mode, launching today. This feature allows users to turn off distractions — like social media
The best students in the world, charted

The best students in the world, charted

The results are in for the OECD's latest global test of 15-year-olds in math, science, and reading.
The problem with medicalizing loneliness

The problem with medicalizing loneliness

The experience of loneliness varies from person to person—something that is not often recognized in conversations about our modern "epidemic."
South Korea’s success-obsessed culture is finally reckoning with its dark side

South Korea’s success-obsessed culture is finally reckoning with its dark side

Amid deep unhappiness among its young people, Seoul wants to change public attitudes toward failure and success.
Why do women keep looking for ways to optimize their vaginas?

Why do women keep looking for ways to optimize their vaginas?

From jade eggs to labiaplasty to the less invasive vajacial, women are exploring their options.
How to use rudeness in the workplace to your advantage

How to use rudeness in the workplace to your advantage

Rudeness has an adverse impact on wellbeing, job satisfaction, and work performance—but it is possible to turn it into a positive.
It’s time to talk about the mental health effects of student loan debt

It’s time to talk about the mental health effects of student loan debt

Employers are starting to notice their employees' student loan stress.
Google launches six digital wellbeing tools it's calling experiments

Google launches six digital wellbeing tools it's calling experiments

It doesn’t take much to be distracted nowadays: A ping, and you’re asking your friend to repeat what they just said. Google wants to help you with those moments — but can it? More than a year after
A big new study finds compelling evidence that happy workers are more productive

A big new study finds compelling evidence that happy workers are more productive

Research led by Saïd Business School at Oxford measures the effect of happiness.
Environmental activists in London are violently clashing not with police but with commuters

Environmental activists in London are violently clashing not with police but with commuters

The anger seen at Canning Town is an indictment of how we treat our workers.
6 Ways to Adopt a Holistic Approach in Your Everyday Life

6 Ways to Adopt a Holistic Approach in Your Everyday Life

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Your work emails contain subtle clues about your emotional state

Your work emails contain subtle clues about your emotional state

Figuring out how employees feel has become a big business.
This Hebrew word can help you turn inevitable chaos into creativity

This Hebrew word can help you turn inevitable chaos into creativity

Wouldn't it be great if you could just plan everything in advance and execute according to those goals? Well, it's not going to happen.
Enjoy the liberation of meditation without pain—or contemplation

Enjoy the liberation of meditation without pain—or contemplation

The point of meditation isn't meditation itself but waking up. You can do that without sitting practice.
Can you be body-positive and want to lose weight?

Can you be body-positive and want to lose weight?

It’s not a moral crime to want to lose weight—but it's hard to figure out how to love your body while wanting to change it, too.