6 Things You’re Doing That You’ll Seriously Regret In 10 Years

6 Things You’re Doing That You’ll Seriously Regret In 10 Years Scrolling through my social media feed, I noticed a college friend’s photograph of his son’s dormitory. My friend and I had been thick as thieves during our undergraduate years, and now his son was leaving home, and roughly the age his father was when he and I first...

This Brain-Zapping Headset Promises to Make You Better at Any Sport

This Brain-Zapping Headset Promises to Make You Better at Any Sport Coaches like to say if you can do something once, you can do it every time. What makes Stephen Curry special isn’t that he can throw a basketball through a hoop from 30 feet away; it’s that he can do it so reliably, under all different circumstances, and always at an angle of precisely 46...

What Extreme Heat Does to Your Body and Brain

What extreme heat does to your body and brain The US is headed for a heat wave. Across most of the US, as President Obama warned Wednesday, there’s expected to be extreme heat. And while it may feel like you’re literally melting, there are actually some pretty interesting things that are going on inside your body when it’s faced with extreme...
How to Best Protect Your Crews Working In Extreme Heat

How to Best Protect Your Crews Working In Extreme Heat

Protect Crews Working in Extreme Heat – National PEO Soon, sweltering summer conditions will plague construction crews and other outdoor workers. Scorching May to September weather ranks Arizona among the earth’s hottest locales. Toiling long hours in extreme temperatures increases the risk for employee illness and injury. Every year, emergency rooms across the state treat almost 2,000 patients for heat-related...

A Single Blood Test For All Cancers? Illumina, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos Launch Startup To Make It Happen

A Single Blood Test For All Cancers? Illumina, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos Launch Startup To Make It Happen Illumina CEO Jay Flatley What if a simple blood test could detect any cancer early, when it was still easy to treat? It sounds like science fiction. But Illumina, the $24 billion (market cap) biotechnology company that has pioneered cheap, efficient sequencing of DNA, says it could be a reality in a...

Keep Things Simple For A Healthy, Long Life

Keep Things Simple For A Healthy, Long Life I’m often asked for medical advice by friends, family members, even new acquaintances: What about this diet? What should I do about this symptom? What about this medication? People are usually disappointed when I don’t share their enthusiasm about the latest health fads. Members of my family, in particular, are often underwhelmed by my medical...