Latest from Angela Haupt

What burnout really means, and what bosses and employees can do about it

The best way to prevent burnout is to change the workplace, but experts also have advice for employees who are dealing with it.
  • Jun 15, 2021

Sacrificing sleep to make time for yourself? Tips to stop ‘revenge bedtime procrastination.’

‘Revenge bedtime procrastination’ rose with the pandemic, as lines between work, home and school were erased.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Cicadas, plants and too much sun: How to keep your pet safe from summer hazards

Dogs can overindulge on cicadas; cats can be harmed by an insecticide called permethrin. Be aware of these and other summer hazards.
  • Jun 3, 2021

Feel-good books to brighten your summer

If you find yourself longing for a happy ending, here are some of the most uplifting reads of the year so far.
  • May 27, 2021

5 outings that your dog will enjoy as much as you do

Parks, a nearby beach — even a dog park/beer garden/coffee bar.
  • May 25, 2021

Tick encounters are expected to be frequent this year. Here’s what you need to know.

Experts offer advice for protecting yourself from tick bites and what to do if you are bitten.
  • May 24, 2021

Think the pandemic made you forget how to drive and park? Experts explain what’s going on.

People who are having difficulty driving, parking and remembering directions are joining a rash of speeders already on the roads.
  • May 17, 2021

Emily Henry’s ‘People We Meet on Vacation’ is a pitch-perfect beach read

With echoes to “When Harry Met Sally,” Henry’s new novel follows a familiar trajectory that doesn’t erase the fun of the journey.
  • May 12, 2021

What you need to know about research linking sleep deprivation and dementia

While you shouldn’t panic, experts say, you should try to get enough sleep. “It shouldn't be the thing you sacrifice,” says one.
  • May 8, 2021

6 ways to volunteer around D.C. — from home and in-person

These local organizations need and welcome new helpers.
  • Apr 27, 2021