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Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career
Sleep

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you'll sleep when you're dead, realize that you're making a decision that can make that day come much sooner.
Travis Bradberry
How You Can Improve Employee Engagement (Infographic)
Managing Employees

How You Can Improve Employee Engagement (Infographic)

Employees work harder when they are healthy and plugged in to a company's culture.
Kate Taylor
With ResearchKit, Apple Wants to Use Your iPhone For Medical Research
Medical

With ResearchKit, Apple Wants to Use Your iPhone For Medical Research

The opt-in program allows iPhone owners to participate in a number of medical research studies and creates new opportunities for startups.
Emily Price
How to Get a Better Night's Sleep (Infographic)
Sleep

How to Get a Better Night's Sleep (Infographic)

Here are some tips to help make your bedroom more sleep-friendly. (Hint: that light emanating from your smartphone isn't helping.)
Nina Zipkin
McDonald's Takes a Cue From Chipotle With Latest Menu Change
Sustainability

McDonald's Takes a Cue From Chipotle With Latest Menu Change

The fast-food chain rolled out a new antibiotics policy in an effort to mend its reputation.
Kate Taylor
Why That Midnight Snack Might Be Messing With Your Memory
Personal Health

Why That Midnight Snack Might Be Messing With Your Memory

A new study from UCLA found that when you eat your meals and snacks late at night, it can impact your ability to learn new things.
Nina Zipkin
6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur
Exercise

6 Reasons CrossFit Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur

For one startup founder, the fitness platform with a cult-like following provides a physical, mental and emotional challenge.
Andrew Medal
Google Reportedly Eyeing 'Strategic Investment' in Struggling Wearables Pioneer Jawbone
Wearable Tech

Google Reportedly Eyeing 'Strategic Investment' in Struggling Wearables Pioneer Jawbone

Google may be vying for a slice of the fitness wearables pie.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Simple Tips to Avoid Gaining Weight While Sitting at a Desk All Day Long
Personal Health

7 Simple Tips to Avoid Gaining Weight While Sitting at a Desk All Day Long

Actions you can take to ward off desk job weight gain and corresponding health risks.
Warren Buffett: 'I Eat Like a Six-Year-Old'
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett: 'I Eat Like a Six-Year-Old'

The world's most successful investor stays youthful by drinking at least five Cokes a day. Turns out, the Berkshire Hathaway CEO's bizarre diet is highly strategic.
Patricia Sellers
9-Year-Old Entrepreneur Launches Teeth-Friendly Lollipop Company
Young Entrepreneurs

9-Year-Old Entrepreneur Launches Teeth-Friendly Lollipop Company

Zollipops are the creation of one innovative, young thinker who knew there was a market for treats that tasted good and were good for you.
Adam Toren
Meet the Wearable That Could Save Your Life If You're Being Attacked
Wearable Tech

Meet the Wearable That Could Save Your Life If You're Being Attacked

The Mace Wear Pod is a personal security tracker that can get victims help and collect evidence in the event of an assault.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How We're Measuring Ourselves to Better Health
Big Data

How We're Measuring Ourselves to Better Health

People immersed in the Quantified Self movement collect vast amounts of data about their health but analytics still needs make easier to apply.
Stefan Groschupf