Doing the night shift throws the body “into chaos” and could cause long-term damage, warn researchers.
Shift work has been linked to higher rates of type 2 diabetes, heart attacks and cancer. Now scientists at the Sleep Research Centre in Surrey, England have uncovered the disruptionFULL STORY
Taking a picture to help you remember something might end up having the opposite effect, according to research published in the US.
A study released last December showed that people who took photographs of items during a museum tour were less likely to remember details thanFULL STORY
A: I’ve been getting this flyer recently that says every item of clothing is 90 percent off if you get 10 people to make a group purchase.
B : Sounds too good to be true.
A : It’s all in writing. See for yourself.
B : Yeah, itFULL STORY
A : I’m meeting with the owner of a big company tomorrow to negotiate a contract, but he has invited me to a restaurant.
B : Aren’t contracts always negotiated in the office?
A : Yeah, and I always lose my head as soon as I startFULL STORY
Until she introduced “magic cheese” to her sick and aging bulldog, Laura Bugni-Daniel watched him suffer for two years. He would spend his days lying down or throwing up.
Today, at age 12, he plays like a puppy through the day, his fur is soft andFULL STORY
A: What do I have to do to get this customer to buy my Internet services?
B: Prior to giving the presentation, you should understand what they care about most so you can draw them in.
A: This customer is a real miser.
B: Well, you need toFULL STORY
Over a thousand honeybees forming an elliptical shape as they gather on a cherry tree instead of staying in a beehive was something that farm owner Tsai Cheng-ming had never seen in the several decades that he has lived on Jinjhen Mountain in Taitung County’sFULL STORY
Municipalities hosting ancient castles around Japan are under siege as aging castle towers restored in the post-World War II economic boom are in desperate need of replacement or refurbishment.
While some localities are ready to renovate existing concrete castle towers, others are hoping to fund theFULL STORY
A: What are you doing every morning? You haven’t completed a single assignment.
B: I spend three hours every morning just reading and sending e-mails.
A: You’re spending too much time on things that really don’t matter.
B: It’s company policy that we make a record of allFULL STORY
Is it true that, starting in April, any scooters will no longer be allowed to be parked on certain sidewalks in Greater Kaohsiung? In response to an angry mob of scooter owners, the Greater Kaohsiung Transportation Bureau says that the initiative will only be carriedFULL STORY