Home > Lifestyle > Woman > Your life Updated 25 July 2019 Out of work? If you've just lost your job, there's one question that you fear: "So what do you do for a living?" Here's how to cope. 0 iStock Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid If you've just lost your job, there's one question that you fear: "So what do you do for a living?" Here's how to cope.Take action:Don't stop looking for another job, even if you're feeling unmotivated; check whether you're eligible for unemployment benefits; keep busy – exercise, see friends, or do gardening; use the time at your disposal to give vent to your creative talents – draw, paint, write or do woodwork; keep your CV updated; and up your skills – learn to type or better your computer skills. QUIZ: Assess your stress NEXT ON HEALTH24X OPINION | Can tea really lower your blood sugar? 2020-10-20 13:35 More: WomanYour life advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.