Do you love eating meat? You’re in for some bad news. Remember "sin" tax? The extra tax levied on stuff like tobacco, sugar and alcohol? There are now plans for meat to be taxed the same way in the not too distant future. "Sin taxes" to combat the negative effects of meat...
Ketogenic diets are all the rage right now. It’s all about restricting carbohydrates and filling up on healthy fats instead. And everyone and their grandmother are on it. We’ll know in due time if it's just another fad like so many before, but for now all indications are that the...
Looking to settle down? It's a big decision to make. Choose right, and you could spend the rest of your life with the most charming, romantic and supportive partner that will give you a lifetime of happiness. Make the wrong choice, and well...I don't want to sound dramatic but you...
First thing’s first: telling your coworkers or friends that they may be narcissists or psychopaths isn’t the best way to keep your relationships going. Even if you slightly suspect that they may have something going on in their head, chances are they’re just having a strange day, not a...
As a kid, it’s hard to believe that our parents and teachers could ever be wrong. Much of what we learn is taken at face-value; why would our teachers lie to us, and why would they be mistaken? But “facts” aren’t always as conclusive as we would believe. Oftentimes,...
Dr. Max Pemberton has been practicing psychiatry for a long time, and over the course of his career, he has noticed several things about his patients that have stuck with him over the years. These things all related to a patient’s happiness level. While many people struggle to find happiness...
The company that brought practical (and pretty much life-saving) transport solutions is back at it again with an even more ambitious project. Some progress reports have been released regarding Uber’s latest project, Elevate, and things are definitely looking up since it was first announced. Elevate is Uber’s newest transportation service...
Whenever I try to look back to the “Golden Years” of my 20s, I see two distinct halves of that time in my life. The first couple of years were defined by my feelings of anxiety and self-doubt. After all, I was living a life I didn’t want for myself,...