Category: People Data

The Impact of Technology on Eye Health

People are constantly debating the usefulness of technology. While some people argue that modern people are too dependent upon it, others argue that the benefits of technology, especially for many underserved populations, outweigh many of the risks. However, one thing that many people don’t even think about is how the constant use technology may be Read More…

The Facts About Introverts Versus Extroverts

If you’ve ever taken a personality quiz, you’ve probably been asked whether you’re introverted or extroverted. It’s an important part of many personality assessments, and it’s an intrinsic one in MBTI typing. Whether you’re the picture-perfect party animal extrovert or you’re an unassuming introvert who’d rather stay in your room, you’ve probably spent some time Read More…

How to Research a Deceased Person You Think May Be One of Your Relatives

Whether you’re adopted, estranged from your family, or just not very connected to your familial history, you may decide to research your family to get more information about where you came from. Many people do this, which means plenty of resources are available to connect with other living people who may be similarly disconnected from Read More…

How Self-Employment Is Changing the Working World

For a long time, traditional employment was all but the only option when it came to making money. Working for a corporation, regardless of the industry, was always regarded as the best way to maintain a consistent income and provide for yourself and others. Sure, there were people who struck out on their own, but Read More…

How to Find Biological Relatives When Your Birth Parents are Deceased

Finding information about your birth family can be extremely difficult in many states. Even with the rise of adoptee rights groups fighting for unrestricted access to records and information, there are still no federal mandates regarding adoption records, as each state sets its own rules. If you live in a state with extremely strict rules, Read More…

Ways to Check Up on Your Significant Other

Different people handle their romantic relationships in different ways. And while 60 percent of married people report being very happy in their marriage, that leads to the unfortunate conclusion that 40 percent are not. In a relationship where you don’t completely trust your partner or one where you’re not that happy with the way your Read More…

How to Contact Old Neighbors

Neighbors are an important part of the lives of many people. Even if you don’t talk to them frequently, you likely see them often, and even a friendly wave can be enough to brighten someone’s day. If you’re one of the 20% of people who actually go out of their way to spend time with Read More…

A Guide to Contacting a Newfound Biological Family Member

If you’ve ever tried to contact a biological family member before, you probably know that it can feel awkward or uncomfortable. After all, they’re someone who is technically related to you that you’ve never met before! But it is possible to contact biological family members and have the meeting go well. You might even be Read More…

How to Research Your Biological Family if You’re Adopted

Adoption is a surprisingly common experience. In fact, 2.5% of all United States children were adopted, and about 60% of people know someone who has personal experience with adoption. In the past, adoption was a fairly taboo subject, often because of the stigma attached to having a child outside of marriage. Because of this, many Read More…

Understanding the United States Census Results

The United States Census, which the government uses to gather information every four years, provides valuable information on important topics, such as how many people are living in the country and the population’s age range, education level, and poverty statistics. The census is an important part of understanding the people of the country and has Read More…