May 20, 2009

Gimundo is back with good news served daily

The good news is Gimundo is back with good news served daily like

Delaying Retirement Can Ward Off Alzheimer's Disease

“The intellectual stimulation that older people gain from the workplace may prevent a decline in mental abilities, thus keeping people above the threshold for dementia for longer,” Simon Lovestone, one of the study’s co-authors, said in a press statement.

Happy News from the Recession: 5 Good Things about Hard Times

I quite liked the idea of Job Angels and Estonia's Bank of Happiness

The Bank of Happiness has no physical presence, but is merely an Internet portal where Estonians can register their contact details, along with details on what personal and professional skills they can use to help community members, as well as requests for what they’d like help with from others.

“I think young people would love to do this. Not everything has to be based on money,” 18-year-old student Evelin Tamm told the Times Online. “I love to clean and to babysit. Perhaps, in return, someone could help me with my maths and physics.”

Posted by Jill Fallon at May 20, 2009 11:44 AM | Permalink