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News Above the Noise—Week of March 17, 2024

News Above the Noise—Week of March 17, 2024

By The Sunday Paper Team
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1. What Deathbed Visions Teach Us About Living

In the last decade, a growing body of research has looked at patients receiving hospice care, which has deepened our understanding of the variety (and profundity) of visions of the afterlife many people report. For a fascinating dive into the topic, read this article.

2. Nearly Half of Young Adults Have “Money Dysmorphia”

According to a recept report by Credit Karma, nearly one-third of Americans experience “money dysmorphia,” a new term that aims to describe a distorted view of one’s finances that often involves comparing one’s financial situation to others’ and feeling inadequate as a result. The kicker: Many of those who experience money dysmorphia have above-average savings. For more on the topic, click here.

3. What to Know About the TikTok Bill the House Passed

On Wednesday, lawmakers in the House of Representatives approved legislation meant to force the Chinese internet company that owns TikTok to sell it. This is due to concerns that the wildly popular social media app poses a national security risk, because Chinese ownership means the app could be used to gain access to Americans’ data or to run a disinformation campaign. To understand what you need to know about the bill, click here.

4. 9 Energizing Ways to Put A Spring in Your Step

Spring is just around the corner, and if you’re feeling like it’s time to emerge from winter’s slumber, these creative, science-backed strategies will help you boost your confidence, add more movement to your days, and infuse every aspect of your life with more joy. You can find the tips here.

Editor's Note: Every week, The Sunday Paper's team of journalists sifts through the news to make sense of what's happening in the world and provide hope for your week to come. We find what Rises Above the Noise and do our best to highlight what we think matters. If you’d like to read more in-depth, please note that while we do our best to feature articles that are not behind a paywall, some of the news pieces we recommend require their own subscriptions beyond our control.

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