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Salt raises blood pressure, but our gut bacteria can stop it

It's a known fact that too much salt can increase blood pressure. But new research brings gut bacteria into the mix, and some good news along with it: probiotics may...

Concussions Cause Long-Term Effects Lasting Decades

Damage to the brain caused by concussion can last for decades after the original head trauma, according to research presented at a AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science)...

Drug resistance: Does antibiotic use in animals affect human health?

Antibiotic resistance is a global public health crisis. In this Spotlight feature, we look at the use of antibiotics in animals and its consequences for human health, covering research presented...

Scientists confirm the role of ‘molecular switch’ in Parkinson’s disease

Scientists have confirmed that a protective cell mechanism can be disrupted in the brains of people with Parkinson's disease. The mechanism protects cells against damage caused by faulty mitochondria, the...

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Ask a Career Changer: How Do I Pick a New Career Path When I Have Many Passions?

Dear Career Changer, I’ve been wanting a career change and have a few different passions that I have no professional...

The Simple Strategy That Helped Me Set Long-Term Career Goals

Setting goals always sounds great in theory. I can’t even begin to count the number of times I’ve said, “I’m...

Here’s How to Address a Not-So-Self-Aware Co-worker

There are the co-workers who are constantly interrupting you in meetings. There are the ones who don’t seem to pull their weight. And...

3 Lessons I’m Learning as I Change Careers From Teaching to Writing

I was three years into my career as a teacher when I hit my breaking point. I’d been transparent with my direct...

4 Polite Ways to Tell Someone You’ve Actually Met Before

In my previous job, I used to see the same person over and over again at every single industry conference...