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On the Job Risk of Major Depression

If you're working lots of overtime, you could be at an increased risk of major depression. A new study from researchers in Finland and Great Britain found that individuals who work 11 or more hours per day have 2.43 times the risk of a major depressive episode as those who work the usual seven to eight hours Tagged With:

Rare mountain gorilla found dead in poacher’s snare

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An anti-poaching patrol in Rwanda has discovered the carcass of a young mountain gorilla caught in a poacher’s snare, according to International Gorilla Conservation Programme (IGCP). The animal was one of only about 780 critically endangered mountain gorillas left in existence.   The male gorilla, estimated to be approximately three years old, was determined toContinue Reading

Easy Ways to Trim down the fat

Fat provides twice as many calories as protein or carbohydrates. The most effective way of cutting the calories in your diet is therefore simple. It is to use low-fat ingredients, such as white fish and chicken, and low-fat alternatives wherever possible, such as reduced-fat cheese and skimmed milk.

The Virtual Keyboard

Continuing its 163-year history of offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected, Hammacher Schlemmer introduces The Virtual Keyboard, a laser-generated keyboard that controls an iPad, iPhone, or Android-driven phone. The device’s Class II laser projects a 9¾” x 4″ keyboard with 3/4″ keys onto any flat, opaque surface. Its optical sensor recognizes keystrokes in threeContinue Reading