Plants in an office environment

How Plants In The Workplace May Get You A Promotion

By | Mon, 12/09/2013 - 12:27

Houseplants in the workplace may lead to a promotion, boosting productivity and well-being by 50 percent.


What Are The World's Happiest Countries? UN Says Improved Well-Being Could Help Countries Prosper

By | Mon, 09/09/2013 - 15:57

Although gross domestic product may be an indicator of how successful a country is, it doesn't measure the citizenry's happiness, which the UN says is a better indicator of a country's prosperity.


Workaholism Takes Its Toll On Workers' Physical And Mental Well-Being

By | Sun, 08/25/2013 - 22:47

Workaholics' long hours cause reduced physical and mental well-being, and many of them don't intend to stop.

Habitat for Humanity

People Who Volunteer May Be Happier, Healthier, And Live Longer

By | Sun, 08/25/2013 - 16:30

A review of multiple studies suggests that people who volunteer could be benefiting more than they might expect.

Casual Sex Among College Students Could Have Negative Psychological Consequences

Post-Hook Up Regret: Casual Sex Up Among College Students Associated With Psychological Distress

By | Sun, 06/30/2013 - 15:08

College students who engaged in casual sex were more likely to show signs of psychological distress.

Singaporean actor in traditional opera costume.

Poll Reveals Most and Least Emotional Countries in the World

By | Wed, 11/21/2012 - 17:11

A new poll has revealed the most and least emotional countries in the world.

Large Group of Friends Means a Happy Midlife

By | Thu, 08/23/2012 - 08:58

Having many friends can probably save you from being sad and lonely at midlife. New research has shown that a wide circle of friends can improve wellbeing of men and women. However, a wide network of relatives benefits only men.