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That viral 'diet drinks cause dementia' story reveals a bigger problem with how science gets reported

If you're reading this, chances are you've heard one or two scary-sounding stories about sweet drinks and brain health.<p>Either you heard that artificially-sweetened diet drinks cause dementia or that conventionally-sweetened ones shrink your brain. It all comes down to two studies published in two …

Diabetes

Internet Of Things On Pace To Replace Mobile Phones As Most Connected Device In 2018

• Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and devices are expected to exceed mobile phones as the largest category of connected devices in 2018, growing at a 23% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2015 to 2021.<br>• By 2021 there will be 9B mobile subscriptions, 7.7B mobile broadband subscriptions, and 6.3B …

Internet of Things

How To Hang A Mirror

The right mirror can make a room brighter, more beautiful, or simply more utilitarian. Either way, it starts with the right installation. Here's how to hang a mirror and get it just right<p>What piece of furniture or decor can do as much as a mirror? It makes small rooms bigger, dark rooms lighter, …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Make Your Own Luck | Inc.com

We're often encouraged to "make our own luck," but how do you actually <i>do</i> that? Now science has the answer. Says Dr. Stephann Makri at University College London, one of a team who researched this very issue, lucky people have two things in common: "First, they realized that an opportunity was …

University College London

Cultivating The Mindset of a Successful Entrepreneur

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>An entrepreneur doesn’t need an MBA to be successful but there is a certain mindset an entrepreneur must cultivate to grow, understand and lead their business.Business leaders who attain this mindset are the ones who ultimately succeed. …

12 Strategies for Promoting Your YouTube Videos

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In his book</i> Entrepreneur Magazine's Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business<i>, marketing and public relations consultant Jason Rich show you how to master the secrets of successful "YouTubers" and put your brand, product or service in front</i> …

The Write or Die Chick: 10 Things I've Learned Since I Lost My Job

When one woman lost her job, it was the only the fuel she needed to become a freelance writer. In the year since then, she's learned 10 incredible …

Blogger Relations 101

As blogs become more important sources of information and competition for users’ time and attention against mainstream media, many marketers and …

Public Relations

Do You Work Out Enough?

The thing is, it’s not tough to meet the government’s exercise guidelines—especially because you can (and should) break them up throughout the week into sessions that can be as short as 10 minutes each. And it’s time well spent: Physical activity has been linked to benefits you can’t put a price …