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5 Brain-Based Study Tactics

Jennifer Lachs | Posted 07.01.2016 | College
Jennifer Lachs

It's crunch time, and you're facing a pile of textbooks and notes with a sinking, familiar feeling: In order to ace a test on all this information, yo...

#FredinChina: Digital life, new theme of Chinese exam subjects

Fred Raillard | Posted 06.14.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

I'm Fred Raillard, CEO, Co-founder and Creative Chief Officer of FRED & FARID, a social, content, tech solutions for brands company based in Paris, Sh...

A Letter To The Teen One Week Before GCSE Exams Start

Emma Bradley | Posted 05.12.2016 | Education
Emma Bradley

Chloe you are on the verge of that first exam. Less than one week to go until GCSE's really take hold and I can still remember the pained look on your face when I said that you were going to St Peters.

Hello Anxiety, My Old Friend

Ishan Patel | Posted 05.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Ishan Patel

We need to realize that sleep plays a huge role in our productivity, and is a major key to a successful future. I strongly encourage all of you to get a good night's sleep, otherwise sleep deprivation may just strip you of your sanity, and turn you into an anxious sociopath.

4 Time Management Tips That Will Help You Study

Alanna Harvey | Posted 04.13.2016 | College
Alanna Harvey

Studying is much less of a pain if you learn to use your time more effectively. Here are some very easy tips for making the best of the limited time you have to cram before you head into finals.

Bringing Northern White Rhinos Back From Brink of Extinction

Chris Morrow | Posted 02.05.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Chris Morrow

Six female southern white rhinoceros at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park's new Rhino Rescue Center are undergoing reproductive exams this week, in the first steps of a worldwide, collaborative master plan to save the critically endangered northern white rhinoceros from the brink of extinction.

How to Prepare for Your First Law School Exams

Nathan Salminen | Posted 11.12.2015 | College
Nathan Salminen

The most important thing is to realize that there is no easy way out. This is not a "work smarter, not harder" situation. How well you do on your exams is largely going to be a function of how much effort you put into grappling with the material.

The Mammogram Debate: Five Important Things You Should Know

Marlo Thomas | Posted 11.02.2015 | Home
Marlo Thomas

Maybe it's the Girl Scout in me, but I always like to be prepared. So when I went to my doctor recently for a routine mammogram, I came armed with the latest statistics.

Dr. Elisa Port Tells Us Which Lifestyle Factors Will Increase The Risk Of Breast Cancer

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

Are More Women Choosing To Have A Mastectomy Over Other Forms Of Treatment?

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

Our Expert Breast Doctor's Advice On When You Should Get A Mammogram

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

How Common Is Breast Cancer In Men?

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

How Do You Know If You Should Get Tested For BRCA1 or BRCA2 Genes?

Posted 10.26.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

An Expert Opinion On What The American Cancer Society Said About Mammograms

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

Top 5 Things You Should Know About Breast Cancer

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer information has never been more widespread, but knowing how to separate fact from fiction isn't easy. So we were thrilled to have Dr. El...

Mondays With Marlo - The Truth About Breast Cancer With Dr. Elisa Port

Posted 10.27.2015 | Home

Breast cancer affects over 200,000 women in America each year, and for many of us, that isn't just a number. We all have a mother, sister, aunt, or fr...

Who's To Blame When a Student Fails a Test?

Serena Piper | Posted 10.21.2015 | College
Serena Piper

I teach at a preschool and I find every way I can to work with my kids to make sure they take something away from each activity. Why should college be any different?

Gear Up for Your Freshman Year

Alex Lyman | Posted 08.11.2015 | College
Alex Lyman

If you're about to start your freshman year of college, you're likely having a lot of mixed feelings. The best way to channel your excitement and calm your anxiety is to go into college with a plan that will help you be successful in your academic studies, professional dreams, and personal life.

Finals Are Approaching... Don't Let Your Dorm Room Be a Food Trap

Rachel Paul, MS, RD | Posted 05.04.2016 | College
Rachel Paul, MS, RD

Getting ready for finals? Cramming in your dorm room? Be careful - our environments influence our eating patterns, so if we're spending a lot of time in a place where junk foods are easily available, we are more likely to eat them.

We Need to Teach our Children That They Can Change the World

Kiran Bir Sethi | Posted 05.23.2015 | Education
Kiran Bir Sethi

To turn this story around, Design for Change was born out of the conviction that children are not helpless. The natural youthful optimism they feel; that change is possible and the belief that they can drive it, should be cultivated rather than discouraged.

What I Learned From My First Semester in College

David Ongchoco | Posted 02.28.2015 | College
David Ongchoco

My first semester at the University of Pennsylvania has just ended. I'm flying back home, and I don't know what to think. It's been such a journey from the moment I stepped on campus all the way to today.

Mindful Final Exams?

Judith Simmer-Brown | Posted 02.20.2015 | Education
Judith Simmer-Brown

In the context of the "Mindfulness Revolution", mindfulness has been introduced to many college and university campuses as an element of classroom activities, student clubs, and offerings from wellness centers.

Back to School at 30?

Tinatin Japaridze | Posted 02.10.2015 | Education
Tinatin Japaridze

With a manic week of review sessions, study groups and final exams to follow, accompanied by endless supply of free pizza, stale coffee and overpriced veggie juices, one fact remains undeniable, day in and day out: This was the best spontaneous decision I ever made.

Why Kids Feel Like They Are Starring in 'The Hunger Games'

Tanith Carey | Posted 01.26.2015 | Parents
Tanith Carey

We are creating a generation of kids who are folding under the pressure. After all, by definition, most people who take part in competitions lose. As the testing starts earlier, this also makes for divided classrooms. Children who don't do well right away tend to write themselves off early on.

20 Tips to Help You Ace Your Exams

Matthew Ogbeifun | Posted 12.20.2014 | College
Matthew Ogbeifun

We all dislike exams, and often times studying for them can be dreadful. But fear not, here are some effective study tips to help you ace your next exam!