Interested in #freebritney? You should know Frances Farmer.

Frances Farmer in 1938, courtesy Wikipedia Britney Spears is one of the most successful pop stars of her generation. But unlike her contemporaries Christina Aguilera and Jessica Simpson, Spears has been locked in a bizarre conservatorship for the last 13 years. Fans around the world have rallied behind a trending hashtag, #freebritney, in an effort …

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Burnout is officially a “syndrome.” What comes next?

The results of chronic stress in the workplace have been getting a lot of attention this week. First, we learned that the World Health Organization (WHO) officially redefined the term "burnout" as a "syndrome" resulting from chronic workplace stress in their handbook of diseases. Despite some reporting, the WHO previously included burnout in their handbook …

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