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Personal Trainers Are Sharing the Things They Wish More People Knew About Fitness

WavebreakmediaGetty Images In a thread on Reddit, personal trainers have been sharing the things they wish more people knew about fitness, and busting popular myths around weight loss. First up were some home truths about the fitness industry itself, and the people spreading misinformation or taking advantage of people’s lack of knowledge. “The majority of… Read More »

People with narcolepsy may be more creative because of how they sleep

Narcolepsy seems to be associated with creativityagsandrew/Getty By Jessica Hamzelou Living at the border between wakefulness and a dream world may do wonders for your creativity. People with narcolepsy are excessively sleepy during the day and can often drift off. Isabelle Arnulf, who treats narcolepsy at Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital in Paris, noticed that her patients seemed… Read More »

New Zealand wants to make people happy, not rich – will it work?

New Zealand’s priorities are changingREX/Shutterstock By Ruby Prosser Scully New Zealand’s latest budget, unveiled this week, is being touted as the first in a Western country to put well-being over economic pressures. The country’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern promised billions of dollars in additional funds to address mental health problems, suicide and child poverty. Almost… Read More »