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The most brutal finance exam in the world, the CFA, takes place on Saturday — here’s what the questions look like

The Chartered Financial Analyst exams are notoriously difficult — every year, only about 40% of people pass.
Extroverts may have it easier.

Extroverts have 4 consistent advantages over everyone else at work

An extrovert has a leg up over introverts at work, according to a new study. For example, extroverts are more skilled at schmoozing with coworkers.

Single elderly Singaporeans need S$1,379 a month for basic living needs, which include everything from curtains to holidays

The figure includes a budget for annual holidays, laptops and internet connection.
Artificially-sweetened, low-calorie beverages have been linked to overall higher calorie consumption.

There’s new evidence to suggest drinking diet soda actually makes you eat more

Diet sodas and other artificially-sweetened, low-calorie beverages have been linked to higher calorie consumption overall.
Relying too heavily on protein shakes and supplements could be doing you more harm than good.

Consuming too many protein supplements could be doing you more harm than good

Research done on mice suggested that relying too heavily on BCAAs (branched chain amino acids) may reduce lifespan and cause weight gain and a lower mood.
Could eating a morning meal decrease your chances of dying from heart disease?

A new study says skipping breakfast could increase your risk of dying early, but health experts aren’t convinced

The findings should be taken with a pinch of salt, experts say, stressing that it's a person's overall diet which is most important.
We should eat more whole grains, fruits, nuts, and seeds.

A bad diet could cause more deaths than smoking, according to a major new study

We should be eating more whole grains, fruits, nuts, seeds, and less salt.

9 ways to make money by selling your body to science

Need some extra cash? Here are nine ways you can sell your body to science. But be warned: these financial hacks aren't all easy money.
Some US states are considerably more stressed out than others.

The most (and least) stressed out states in the US

WalletHub compared all 50 states to see which were the most stressed out. Turns out Louisiana, Mississippi, and Arkansas are feeling it most.
Drinking a bottle of wine per week increases a woman's cancer risk by as much as smoking 10 cigarettes.

Drinking one bottle of wine a week could increase a woman’s risk of cancer as much as smoking 10 cigarettes

The risk is higher for women than men because the alcohol causes an increased risk of breast cancer.