Horoscope: April 16, 2017

Birthdays: Jon Cryer, 52; Martin Lawrence, 52; Ellen Barkin, 63; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 70.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Live and learn. Take a short trip that will lead to greater insight into something that will help you improve your current position.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Don’t push yourself too hard or fatigue will set in and mistakes will be made. Look for any small but important changes that might affect the way you handle an agreement.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Discuss matters openly and put any concerns you have to rest. Once you understand where you stand with someone, you can then bring about changes.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Take time out to relax and rejuvenate. It’s in your best interest to take better care of your health. Start a new diet or exercise program.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Check out your options and choose to do something that will give you an opportunity to develop relationships with people who are working in the same field as you.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): You’ll have to walk a fine line when dealing with friends, relatives or your loved one. Say little, do a lot and refuse to let anyone coerce you into making a decision before you have time to consider the potential ramifications.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Evaluate the professional relationships you have with others. The response you get to the changes you suggest will be a sign of what’s to come and how you should move forward.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): You’ll have some great ideas that can be implemented into the way you do your job. Don’t hesitate to check out the online job market for new ways to put your skills to work.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Take part in events that allow you to speak your mind and help bring about a needed change. Don’t be confused by someone offering an impossible deal.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Consider your best options when dealing with people who don’t agree with you. Don’t jeopardize your health for the sake of winning an argument.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Take better care of your health and wellness. Don’t let an emotional situation grow into something that will ruin your day.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Protect your reputation. Bring about positive changes that will put you in a favorable position.