Bad Habits

Our Bad Habits Are Killing Us

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada Living

It's time to quit.

Is Your 'Strong Work Ethic' Killing You?

Sarah Vermunt | Posted 04.14.2016 | Canada Business
Sarah Vermunt

Last week I worked with a client who prides himself on his strong work ethic. Hard work and excellence matter to him (which is awesome!). The problem? He's burning himself out with 14-hour workdays. And he's calling it "strong work ethic."

Bad Style Habits That Make You Look Older

Caroline Topperman | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Style
Caroline Topperman

A huge part of staying young-looking is dressing yourself to highlight all of your best assets. Whether you choose classic pieces or trendy ones, just make sure that you are having fun and not taking yourself too seriously. Above all, never ever wear something just because you feel that you "have to."

Stop Living Like A Student: 10 Habits To Break In 2016

YPNextHome | Posted 01.15.2016 | Canada Living
YPNextHome

Students tend to have certain living habits that only they can get away with -- they're young, they're on a tight budget, and they're preoccupied with their studies. If you're not a student, but you're still living like one, here are 10 student living habits to break in 2016!

I'm Finding My Voice After Experiencing Social Media Anxiety

Tyler Keating | Posted 12.24.2015 | Canada Living
Tyler Keating

There have been countless times in 2015 that I've wanted to post something and didn't bother. Occasionally these posts can be found in my drafts but most often they are deleted. Why do I let this happen? Surely someone must care for what I have to say? But then I think again.

All Those Hours Playing Tetris Could Help You Quit Bad Habits

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Living

So what if you're then putting shapes together in your sleep?

5 Ways to Stop Yourself From Interrupting People

Rhonda Scharf | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Living
Rhonda Scharf

I admit I have a very bad habit that is incredibly annoying. OK, so I have many annoying habits. But today I'll talk about just one: I cut people off when they're speaking. I don't intend to be rude; I just seem to think that I know where the other person is going and that I can get there faster.

7 Everyday Things You Do That Could Harm Your Health

Canadian Living | Martha Li | Posted 04.03.2014 | Canada Living

Whether it's wearing high heels on the regular or neglecting your cleaning habits, we identify common behaviours that could have long-term health effe...

The 8 Things You're Doing To Make Yourself Look Older

Everyday Health | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

By Chris Iliades, MD; Medically reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, MD, MPH How you look and feel when you’re older may depend on how you live your li...

13 Celebrities Known For Their Bad Health Habits

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Living

Most of us would love to get celebrity advice on success and weight loss, but when it comes to specific health habits — don't even bother. When ...

Tips for Teens with Bad Study Habits

Ken Rabow | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada
Ken Rabow

You've received your mid-term marks, and some of them just squeaked by. You have two choices: continue to see your school future flushing down the proverbial toilet, or make a new plan. Let's try Plan B, shall we? Here is how to build a last-ditch effort to save your exams and create better possibilities for the future.

Which Five Lifestyle Habits Are Hastening Our Deaths?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.02.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A new study says smoking, alcohol, poor diet, lack of physical activity and stress finds are costing Ontarians more than seven years of thei...

Take Control Of Your 30s: The Ultimate Bucket List

The Experts At Ford | Posted 03.21.2012 | Canada Living

Forget what everyone always says about high school being the best years of your life; your thirties are actually where it's at. In your thirties, you'...

10 Bad Habits to Let Go of in 2012

Marcia Sirota | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada Living
Marcia Sirota

No matter how curious you are about what your ex is up to, there's never any good that can come out of scrolling through his/her Facebook page. Let go of this bad habit and let go of the ex so that you can move on to better things.