ReutersLinkedIn combed through 259 million profiles and ranked the most commonly-used words among 20 countries. Number one, by a long ways, was responsible, which was twice was popular as any other word on the list. Here is the list: 1. Responsible 2. Strategic 3. Creative 4. Effective 5. Patient 6. Expert 7. Organizational 8.
Joe Shlabotnik/flickrIn the December 9 issue of Clinical Pediatrics, researchers announced that the number of pediatric emergency department visits associated with high chairs increased 22 percent from 2003 to 2010. Not surprisingly, 93 percent of these injuries occurred when children fell from the chairs. Approximately 9,400 children suffer such injuries every year—one per hour—and most injuries are associated with landing on wood or hard tile floors.