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Wellbeing

General Goals Setting Make Happiness Last Longer

For most people, the sense of happiness derived from a luxurious vacation, a good movie or a tasty dinner at a restaurant may seem...

UAE Outperforms Global Counterparts in Dimensions of Income, Infrastructure

BCG’s global report on sustainable economic development progress places the UAE in the top quartile when it comes to well-being UAE performs above the majority...

Quality of Living Survey: Emerging Markets Catching Up

Vienna ranks highest for quality of living for the 9th year in a row Honolulu ranks first for city sanitation, an important factor...

Infrastructure Work Begins at MAG Creek Wellbeing Resort

MAG Lifestyle Development (MAG LD), the development arm of MAG Group, has appointed Dar Alwd Contracting LLC as the infrastructure contractor for MAG Creek...

HSBC Expat Explorer 2017: Best Countries for Expats

83% of expats feel confident about Singapore’s political stability and 73% about the local economy Norway, up four places, misses out on the...

How Happy You Are Dictates How Healthy You Are

Happy people are healthier and live longer. By now this notion is supposed to be a common belief that dictates lifestyle choices. Chronic unhappiness...

Unemployment Healthier Than a Stressful Job?

A new paper published in the International Journal of Epidemiology finds that people employed in low paying or highly stressful jobs may not actually...

How Men Age – Fewer Hassles Until The Fourth Age

How men age and how happy individuals are remains relatively stable for some 80 percent of the population. Perceptions of unhappiness, or dealing with...

Using Money to Buy Time Boosts Life Satisfaction

Using money to buy free time, such as paying to delegate household chores like cleaning and cooking, is linked to greater life satisfaction. New research...

Best Countries for Retirement in 2017

Europe continued to dominate the top spots of this year's list of best countries for retirement, with Norway at No. 1 for the second...

Looking at Your Phone at Night – A Terrible Idea

Looking at your phone at night is a terrible idea and you shouldn't ignore the scientific advice on this subject.   The designers of our...

Scientifically Proven: Generous People Are Happier

Generosity makes people happier, even if they are only a little generous. People who act solely out of self-interest are less happy. Merely promising...

The Weekend Effect: Happier Regardless Who You Are

From construction laborers and secretaries to physicians and lawyers, people experience better moods, greater vitality, and fewer aches and pains from the end of...

Ramadan Can Boost Productivity and Well-being

Many business leaders believe that Ramadan is associated with a slowing down of operations, fewer hours worked and general loss of effectiveness. Yet research...

Wellness Centre to offer a 360 degree solution in health

Dubai Herbal and Treatment Centre (DHTC) recently opened its new facilities offering a full spectrum in Health and Wellbeing. DHTC has newly introduced Feel...

7 Habit-Driven Tactics to Crush Your Exercise Goals

While ringing in the New Year, self-reflection is almost unavoidable. Yet with work, kids, family, school, and relationships—it’s easy for the mind to focus...

How Walking Affects Your Mood and Wellbeing

Feeling bored and sluggish? A new study reveals how walking affects your mood and makes you feel happier, even if you are simply strolling...

Health Care During Travel – What to Pack

Taking some time off is something we all need every now and then. Vacations can do wonders not only to one’s mood, but also...