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As workers reconsider their work-life balance post-pandemic, 92% of young people say that they would make sacrifices in exchange for a four-day workweek, according to a new Bankrate survey. “Younger generations have obviously lived through major economic events like the coronavirus pandemic, which blurred the lines between where you work, how you work, how much …

A few years ago I used to be a hothead. Whenever anyone said anything, I’d think of a way to disagree. I’d push back hard if something didn’t fit my world-view. It’s like I had to be first with an opinion – as if being first meant something. But what it really meant was that …

Monday, Oct. 10, is World Mental Health Day. According to the World Health Organization, the purpose of this day is to raise awareness regarding mental health issues. It is important to support people who struggle with mental illness so that they do not feel they are suffering alone. Connecticut colleges and universities should recognize Oct. …

A brain-computer interface (BCI) is a system that detects brain signals and transforms them into machine readable commands. People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) often face serious communication challenges. A neurodegenerative condition, which affects the motor neurons in the brain and spinal cord, ALS causes progressive muscle weakening. In the later stages of the disease, …

These days, it seems like it would be hard to get the majority of Americans to agree about anything. Everywhere you look, it feels like the country is divided on nearly every subject, but there is one issue that unites us: lowering the cost of prescription drugs. Across partisan and ideological lines, Americans agree the …

It’s become quite clear over the course of the pandemic that educator mental health support is a critical need for schools across the country. Compassion fatigue, stress, absenteeism and even resignations are adding up. A recent report from the Trauma-Informed Schools Learning Collaborative found that more than a third of educators met the threshold for …

So you have a new man in your life and you think that he could be the one that you would like to get serious with. You want to drive him wild in bed and give him the night of his life. Or you have been in a relationship for a while and sex had …

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. The Kellin Foundation is dedicated to helping people through recovery no matter what stage of life they are in. The nonprofit provides free services to 12,000 people a year who have mental health challenges. Patients include children living in violence, teens who want to …

Crisis? What crisis? Into the top half of the Premier League and the quarter-finals of European competition, important players coming back from injury to enable rotation, Leicester City saw off Brentford with some comfort and a couple of memorable early goals from Timothy Castagne and James Maddison. They even came up with a ploy to …

PITT COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – North Carolina’s State of Emergency is still in place as state health officials made it clear COVID-19 is still a serious concern. Previously during the pandemic, North Carolina health officials would mainly focus on reported case numbers in each county to determine severity. Now, they’ll keep an eye on several …