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Bears in Asia are trapped in bile farms, where they are kept in small cages for decades.
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Increased work effort not only predicts poor well-being, it may be bad for your career.
Why new style GCSEs are past their sell by date even before they've got going.
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In a developed country like the UK, why can life expectancy within just a few miles differ by as much as 18 years?
Most parents try to teach their children to feel grateful. Now, some therapists and doctors are encouraging people to focus on gratitude, as studies show that gratitude can be good for health.
Low pay pushes drivers to work extremely long hours, causing more crashes and more traffic deaths.
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A new study shows that writing about positive experiences for 20 minutes a day can reduce stress and anxiety.
Everybody does it, but why? Scientists aren't really sure if exhaustion, stress or some other social factor is at the root of yawning – and how it can be so contagious.