Interesting Articles

Training the Brain to Love Broccoli

Your brain “lights up” when you eat things like cookies (what a shock!), but scientists are trying to find a way to get that same reaction when you eat foods that are lower in calories, like vegetables. It may not be as much fun, but it would certainly be better for you.   From The…

A Gene That Makes You Need Less Sleep?

There have been myriad articles about how sleep deprivation can cause you bodily harm, and yet, researchers are finding more and more people who say they sleep less than the recommended seven hours a night. There are some, however, who are not affected adversely by a lack of sleep, and genetics may have something to…

Finding an Identity Beyond the Workplace

You would think that people have lists and lists of things they’ll do once they retire, but apparently that’s not true for everyone. Enter the Retirement Coach–someone who can help you figure out what’s next…aside from the golf course.   From the New York Times: Finding an Identity Beyond the Workplace