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Work-life balance

Taking time away from work is an essential part of maintaining good mental health, but researchers often find it difficult to step out of the lab. Often, science’s cut-throat culture and high pressure environment makes researchers feel that they should stay late and arrive earlier. Here’s your guide to maintaining a healthy balance.


The support available for childbirth and rearing varies wildly. New parents come up with creative ways to juggle demands.

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Limited institutional resources mean that single parents often need a network of support to further their scientific careers.

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