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American Workers' Anxiety Over Jobs Highest Since 1970s

By | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 12:08

Recent surveys of American workers paint their current anxiety levels as the highest since the 1970s.

Patient Outcomes Fail To Match Pace Of Healthcare Spending

America's $2.7 Trillion Healthcare System Grows Robustly, As Patient Outcomes Fail To Keep Pace

By | Wed, 11/13/2013 - 17:57

A national conversation about America's healthcare expectations, versus rising costs, should include better data.

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More Sex During The Week Can Fatten Your Wallet

By | Thu, 08/15/2013 - 18:10

Couples who have sex four or more times a week may receive a bigger paycheck than most.

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How Marijuana Could Improve The Economy: The Return To America's 'Tobacco Colony' Roots

By | Fri, 07/19/2013 - 13:49

The growing marijuana industry has already attracted investors as well as entrepreneurs, but does it need to evolve in order to create greater profits and ultimately improve the economy?

Australia The Happiest Industrialized Nation In the World

Australia Happiest Industrialized Nation In the World, Received Well-Being Boost From Strong Economy

By | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 10:37

Strong economic growth put Australia on top as the 'happiest' developed nation in the world, based on a well-being index that measured health, income levels, safety and housing.

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Recession Linked to Increased Suicide Rates in the US.

By | Mon, 11/05/2012 - 17:12

In a latest study researchers found that the rates of suicides in the U.S., nearly quadrupled between 2008 and 2010.

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US Birth Rate Falls for 4th Year in a Row, Lowest Since 1998

By | Wed, 10/03/2012 - 12:30

The U.S. birth rate has fallen for the fourth year in a row, according to a government report released on Wednesday. Experts say that the latest drop in births is more proof that the weak economy has continued to dampen interest for having children.

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If the Globe Doesn't Stop Climate Change, 100 Million People Could Die

By | Thu, 09/27/2012 - 12:26

More than 100 million people will die from climate change and carbon emissions, a dire report by humanitarian organization DARA says.

Chivalry Is Dead: Only One in Three Men Will Pay for the First Date

By | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 16:54

A new survey revealed that most straight men would now ask their date to pay a contribution on dates, with 51 percent saying that they are happier to go Dutch and split the bill even on the first date.

Covidien to Shutter South Carolina Plant, Lay Off 595

By | Fri, 09/14/2012 - 10:06

Medical device maker Covidien Plc said it would close a South Carolina facility where it manufactures vascular products, laying off about 595 full-time employees as it looks to improve efficiency across its global operations.

Speed Up Your Retirement Plans: Bad Economy May Cut Your Lifespan

By | Wed, 09/12/2012 - 15:39

Researchers found that people could lose as much as three years from their lifespan.

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'American Dream' Mostly a Myth, Expert Says

By | Thu, 09/06/2012 - 12:47

The United States is built upon the promise of the 'American Dream' - the idea that anyone can come from humble beginnings and become President of the United States, or at least own a nice house.

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NYC Is Home to Million Dollar Babies: Where Does Your City Rank?

By | Wed, 08/29/2012 - 13:12

New York City is home to the most spoiled kids in America, where does your city rank?