The information sector may have glamour and manufacturing, nostalgia appeal, but the real action in high-wage job growth in the United States is in the vast realm of professional and business services. This is not only the largest high-wage part of the economy, employing just under 20 million people at an average salary of $30 an hour, it’s also one the few high-wage sectors in which employment has expanded steadily since 2010, at more than 3% a year, adding nearly 3 million white-collar jobs.
2016-07-22 | forbes.comRead More
The sense of wellbeing that walking in a wood provides is tangible. Strolling through dappled sunlight, the peppery smell of pine needles all around, the crunch of twigs and the rustling of little creatures — even just conjuring up the mental image makes me feel relaxed. [...] Recently, though, the practice of walking among trees has gained traction among health gurus and yogis alike. I know what you’re thinking — ‘things have come to a pretty pass when taking a walk becomes a health trend’. [...]
2016-07-20 | health.spectator.co.ukRead More
Despite its bad name, cholesterol is essential to the normal functioning of the human body. Our cell membranes are composed of around 30 percent cholesterol. It plays a vital role in building, maintaining, and keeping membranes functional. Cholesterol cannot be dissolved in the blood; it is lipoproteins that carry it to the areas of the body where it is needed. There are two types of lipoproteins: low-density (LDL) and high-density (HDL). LDL cholesterol is considered "bad" because it helps build a thick, hard plaque that can clog up arteries and stiffen them.
2016-07-19 | medicalnewstoday.comRead More