Amanda Yanez

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Avengers: Infinity War characters unite for two-part Marvel story, tease directors

After <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, directors Joe and Anthony Russo will go on to helm the two-part <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, which takes inspiration from …

What Is Water Weight, Anyway? | Women's Health

<b>How Water Weight Works</b><br>An estimated 50 to 60 percent of our total body weight is water, and how much we retain fluctuates in response to our eating habits. For example, indulging in salty foods can trigger your cells to sop up water like a sponge, says Rebecca Lewis, R.D. for HelloFresh. Similarly, …

Here's the Actual Scientific Reason You Gain Weight in the Winter—And How to Avoid It

Winter Weight WarsThe reason you gain lbs in the winter—and how to fight it.Winter brings an interesting array of challenges each year. Not eating …

Nutrition

Maximize Your Metabolism To Keep Your Weight-Loss Goals On Track

Okay, so you resolved to lose weight. You reduced your calories. You added a few miles of walking or running to your daily to-do list. And what was …

18 of the most unhealthy fast food items you can order

Now that the New Year has started, many people will want to stick to their resolutions, such as losing weight or eating healthily.<p>But although some fast food items are healthy, it's very easy to go wrong with fast food and have a few meals undermine your resolutions.<p>We looked at nutritional data …

Food

How the government got into the tricky business of telling Americans what to eat

A person theoretically could live on meat alone, but it would be “a very one-sided and imperfect diet.” “Ashes” — however unappetizing they might seem — are essential to nutrition. Milk is as close as anything will ever come to being a perfect food.<p>And, above all, we eat too much of the wrong …

Nutrition

In Iowa, Trump intensifies 'birther' attack against Cruz

<b>Clear Lake, Iowa (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump intensified his criticism of Ted Cruz at two Iowa campaign rallies on Saturday, warning voters that the Texas senator's Canadian birth raises serious questions about his eligibility to become president.<p>The attacks come with just three weeks to go before Iowa …

Republicans

18 Hilarious Images That Perfectly Capture Your Childhood as a Bookworm

Jennifer Lawrence Says She and Amy Schumer Have an 'Official First Draft' of Their Movie, and It's 'Pretty Funny'

The wait for Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer‘s highly anticipated movie just got one step closer to being over.<p>Lawrence, 25, said that she has …

Comedy

Sh*t Clients Say to Photographers

Working as a photographer has plenty of advantages and you collect awesome experiences along the way, varying greatly depending on your niche. You …

3 Reasons Why You Should Finally Throw Away Your Scale

Every day, thousands of women and men have a morning ritual of standing on a bathroom scale. If weight was truly just a neutral number for most …

The Best of the Bests: Ranking the 2015 Best Books Lists

There is something about a numbered list that drives people crazy. Lists alone are bad but numbers, especially, push a person over the edge. …

Scientists have figured out what makes Dr. Seuss so silly

https://videos.posttv.com/washpost-production/YouTube/University%20of%20Alberta/20151202/565f028ee4b0f012133d6f5e/565f0290e4b0eac1c43dcd9a_1439399835595-cf9g26_t_1449067159032_1280_720_2000.mp4<p>Chris Westbury was trying to get work done, and everyone around him kept laughing.<p>As part of a study on …

University of Alberta

This Is What Today's Best Authors Think You Should Read In 2016

With every January 1, we think up lofty aspirations to achieve in the new year. We'll lose 10 pounds, sleep eight hours every night, cook a week's …

Your holiday reading list: 58 books recommended by TED speakers

From tech to self-help via poetry, fiction and graphic novels, here are the books you need to read.<p>What’s the one book you’re always thrilled to …

What to read in 2016

We’re midway through 2016, and while we’ve read so many books we’ve enjoyed, there are more to look forward to. Here are some works of fiction we’ve been talking about so far this year, with more to come.<p><b>Coming out in August</b><p>“Bright, Precious Days,” by Jay McInerney (Knopf, August). Russell and …

Books

15 Highly Anticipated Books of 2016

Tell your Want to Read shelf to brace itself—books are coming. Sure, George R.R. Martin probably won't deliver The Winds of Winter this year, but who …

Most Anticipated: The Great 2016 Book Preview

We think it’s safe to say last year was a big year for the book world. In addition to new titles by <b>Harper Lee</b>, <b>Jonathan Franzen</b>, and <b>Lauren Groff</b>, we …

Books

When Popular Fiction Isn’t Popular: Genre, Literary, and the Myths of Popularity

<b>Genre Vs. Literary Has Nothing to Do with Popularity</b><p>Is the novel dead? Are MFA programs worth it? Can characters be unlikable? Genre or literary …

Netflix has been making waves with its own original programming for a few years now, thanks to the likes of House of Cards and Orange is the New …

Six Basic Personal Finance Facts People Should Know (but Constantly Get Wrong)

I get a pretty healthy number of questions from readers each week (usually by my personal Facebook page), many of which find their way into the …

Do we really need more guides to mindfulness?

From Ruby Wax to poetry anthologies, 2016 brings a glut of mindfulness titles. But does the art of living in the here and now require so many special guides?<p>I have a personal theory that almost everyone secretly meditates, whether they realise it or not – even the kind of people who’d make …

Mindfulness

Humorously Relatable Illustrations Display the Reality of Living with Anxiety and Depression

British illustrator Gemma Correll combines art and humor to cope with the depression and anxiety disorder she's dealt with throughout her life. Globally, 1 out of every 13 people are affected by anxiety (the most common form of mental illness) and depression impacts an estimated 350 million …

Mental Health