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Conflicting advice for Gen-Y and Millennials entering the work force

Highs and lows - on a rollercoaster

“Why back in my day, we worked for one company all our life…” Words uttered by many a baby boomer, father or grandfather who shakes their heads at the job-hopping antics of┬átheir grandkids, kids or nieces and nephews… Does anyone believe they will work for the same company all their life now? Probably not! Beginning in the 1980s and ever-accelerating, ... Read More »

Pollution not just fossil fuels fuelling stronger storms in Asia?

Smog over Beijing, China (NOAA - October 2013)

Scientists recently published a paper in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Unites States of America. Wang et. al., (2014) claim that increasing levels of pollutants in Asia are intensifying storms in that region. On the surface of it, a cheer might go up from the anti anthropogenic global warming crowd as it’s not exactly burning fossil ... Read More »

Will eating meat cause mid-life cancer?

Do you remember about a month ago, there was a day or two where a study highlighting that middle-aged people who ate protein were at an increased risk for cancer?This of course, probably shot yet another arrow across the already quivering Atkins and Paleo diet eaters as their lifestyle is based on high protein/low carbohydrates. I admit I dismissed this ... Read More »