× Food & Drink Home & Living Money Parenting Relationships Style & Beauty Travel Wellness Work/Life Finds MORE FROM HUFFPOST News Politics Entertainment Communities Opinion HuffPost Personal Videos ©2019 Oath Inc. All rights reserved. HuffPost News × This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Hate Your Job Work/Life A toxic job can make you sick in a multitude of ways. By Monica Torres 01/21/2019 05:45am ET Everyone has bad days at work, but there are signs that employees need to watch out for before a bad week at the office turns into never-ending, debilitating work stress that is ruining your health. Too many Americans are trapped in toxic jobs, a problem employers and employees need to take more seriously. Jeffrey Pfeffer, an organizational behavior professor at Stanford who wrote the book Dying for a Paycheck, found through his research that poor management in U.S. companies accounted for up … [Read more...] about This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Hate Your Job
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× Food & Drink Home & Living Money Parenting Relationships Style & Beauty Travel Wellness Work/Life Finds MORE FROM HUFFPOST News Politics Entertainment Communities Opinion HuffPost Personal Videos ©2019 Oath Inc. All rights reserved. HuffPost News × These Are The Best Resolutions You Can Make, According To Therapists Wellness Start the new year with actually useful goals. By Paige Smith 12/28/2018 05:45am ET When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, people are either staunch defenders of the practice or vocal critics. On one hand, resolutions provide purpose and structure for those interested in self-improvement; on the other hand, they tend not to work. Most people quit their resolutions after a couple of months, said Melissa Coats, a licensed professional counselor, psychotherapist and owner of Coats Counseling in Georgia. If you struggle with anxiety or feelings of inadequacy, she … [Read more...] about These Are The Best Resolutions You Can Make, According To Therapists
Saturday, November 17, 2018 by: Edsel Cook Tags: brain health, clutter, declutter, Decluttering, depression, disease prevention, goodhealth, hoarding, home organization, how-to, mental health, MindBodyScience, organize, personal productivity, stress, stress relief (Natural News) Clutter can deprive you of your focus and reduce your productivity. The reverse is also true. According to Be Brain Fit, decreasing the amount of clutter around you reduces your stress levels. Material possessions have come to represent hopes and dreams. Throwing something away makes the person feel guilty about abandoning it. Furthermore, the fear of regretting the loss in the future stops many people from disposing of items. This leads to the build-up of clutter. One out of every three people are so afraid of the clutter in their home that they refuse to spend time there. But if they put in the effort to clear up the mess, they could save precious hours that would otherwise be wasted on … [Read more...] about Ridding clutter from your life can make you more focused and productive
The weather is all over the place these days and now the question is, do all the changes in the temperature make you sick?Most people would agree, sudden weather changes can make you feel under the weather. It can't actually make you sick, you need to be exposed to the actual bacteria or viruses. But it can weaken your immune system and make you more susceptible to those germs."When patients come in telling me 'all these weather changes- now I'm sick,' some of that's real, it is a stress on your body," said Dr. Cathleen London.And the changing conditions can cause certain symptoms. Cold air can make your nose run and constrict airways.If there's a storm on the way, the atmospheric pressure changes can cause joint pain or even migraine headaches for some people. And after the rain, the rise in pollen can make your allergy symptoms worseWhen the temperature drops, do what you can to boost your own immune system, including exercise and sleep. … [Read more...] about Can the changing temperatures make you sick?
RABIES is a rare but serious infection of the brain and nerves, and is often caught from a bite or scratch by an infected animal. Here’s the lowdown on this deadly illness. What is rabies? Rabies is a serious infection of the brain and nervous system. It is caught when a human is bitten or scratched by an infected animal – often a dog. The infection is rife worldwide, predominantly found in Asia, Africa, and Central and South America. In the UK, it is not found anywhere except in a small number of wild bats. Once symptoms develop, the illness is almost always fatal. However, treatment before symptoms develop can be effective. There are vaccines available for those who are considered at risk of contracting it. How do you catch rabies? All mammals (including monkeys) can carry rabies, but it's most common in: dogs bats raccoons foxes jackals cats mongooses They can spread the infection if they bite or scratch you. In rare cases, you can also catch it an infected animal … [Read more...] about What are the first symptoms of rabies in humans? Can you be vaccinated, how is it caught and what is the treatment?